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Federer to face Tsitsipas for 100th title

01 March 2019, MVT 23:06
Switzerland's Roger Federer returns the ball to Australia's John Millman during their 2018 US Open Men's Singles tennis match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on September 3, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / EDUARDO MUNOZ ALVAREZ
01 March 2019, MVT 23:06

Roger Federer will play for his 100th career title on Saturday after demolishing Borna Coric 6-2, 6-2 in the semi-finals of the Dubai Championships.

Federer will face Stefanos Tsitsipas in the final after the Greek carved out a 4-6, 7-6 (7/4), 7-6 (7/4) win over Gael Monfils earlier Friday.

Federer, 37, was shocked by Tsitsipas in the fourth round of the Australian Open in January in their only other previous meeting.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates | AFP