Federer Up Against Djokovic in Dubai

Roger Federer will play world number two Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals of the Dubai Tennis Championships after beating Lukas Rosol in straight sets.

Fourth seed Federer beat Rosol of the Czech Republic 6-2 6-2 and will face Djokovic on Friday.

The Serb advanced to the last four after Russia’s Mikhail Youzhny withdrew through illness.

Roger Federer Could Face Either Philipp Kohlschreiber or Tomas Berdych in the Final of the 2014 Dubai Tennis Championships.
Roger Federer Could Face Either Philipp Kohlschreiber or Tomas Berdych in the Final of the 2014 Dubai Tennis Championships.

Returning to the tour more than five weeks since the loss of his Australian Open title, Djokovic goes into the meeting with Switzerland’s Federer with a little more than two hours court time from his two matches in Dubai.

Source: BBC Sport

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