Djokovic to meet Berdwych in Dubai Final

  • Novak Djokovic and Tomas Berdych are set to play for the title at the Dubai Tennis Championships later today after each won semifinal matches on Friday.

    The top-seeded Djokovic extended his unbeaten winning streak to 17 consecutive matches with a 6-3, 7-6 (7-4) victory over Juan Martin del Potro in the day’s first semifinal.

    Berdych recorded a 3-6, 7-6 (10-8), 6-4 win over Roger Federer, the reigning Wimbledon and Dubai champ, in the second semi.

    Djokovic, a three-time winner of this event, will carry a 12-1 mark against Berdych into Saturday's final.

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