Nadal and del Potro make it to Indian Wells finals

  • Rafael Nadal is set to face Juan Martin del Potro in the final of the BNP Paribas Open after both men won their semifinal matches on Saturday.

    Nadal, seeded fifth, beat sixth-seeded Tomas Berdych 6-4, 7-5.

    In the other semi, del Potro defeated top seed Novak Djokovic 4-6, 6-4, 6-4, ending Djokovic's 22-match winning streak.

    The women's final is due to take place later today between Maria Sharapova and Caroline Wozniacki.

    Sharapova, the 2006 Indian Wells winner, beat fellow Russian Maria Kirilenko 6-4, 6-3. Wozniacki, the 2011 champ, recorded a 2-6, 6-4, 7-5 win over Angelique Kerber.