Wimbledon: Andy Murray to face Roger Federer in semi-final

  • Third seed Andy Murray defeated Canada’s Vasek Pospisil in straight sets in a rain-hit Wimbledon match to set up a semi-final encounter with seven-time champion Roger Federer.

    The 28-year-old Briton clinched the quarter-final against world number 56 Pospisil 6-4 7-5 6-4 on Centre Court to reach his sixth semi-final at Wimbledon.

    Second seed Federer took one hour 34 minutes to ease past Frenchman Gilles Simon 6-3 7-5 6-2 in the quarter-final.

    Meanwhile, world number one Novak Djokovic will face Richard Gasquet in the second semi-final.

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