Kenin clinches seventh Australian Open win, reaches maiden final
Kenin, who is ranked 15th in the world, registered her seventh win of the tournament, in what is her third appearance.
So far, she has a win percentage of more than 30 here.
Her previous best Slam performance was until the pre-quarters in the 2019 French Open.
Overall, it is her 18th singles win at Slams, with a win percentage of more than 60.
Barty suffers seventh Australian Open loss
Barty, who was the local favorite and a top contender to win her maiden Australian Open title, suffered her seventh singles defeat at the tournament, while she has a win percentage of 65, here.
While it was her best performance in this tournament so far, it was also her 21st singles loss at Slams, with a win percentage of 63.
I've worked so hard to get here: Kenin
"I'm just speechless, I honestly can't believe this. I've dreamed about this moment since I was five years old. I've worked so hard to get here. I really had to fight out here. There's a reason she's number one," said Kenin post win.
Kenin living her childhood dream
"I've just dreamed about this moment since I was five-years-old with that @andyroddick video."