Djokovic and Federer set for Cincinnati final showdown

  • Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, the top two players in the world, are to face each other in the Cincinnati Masters title following comfortable semifinal victories on Saturday.

    Djokovic beat Argentinia’s Juan Martin del Potro 6-3 6-2 while Federer defeated fellow Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka 7-6 6-3.

    World number one Federer is chasing a fifth title in Cincinnati while Djokovic is looking to claim his first.

    Federer has a 15-12 advantage in matches with Djokovic and won their last face off at the Wimbledon semifinals last month.