Novak advanced to his eight US Open final following a comprehensive 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 win over Japan’s Kei Nishikori, putting himself within one victory of a third title at Flushing Meadows. Djokovic faces no.3 seed and 2009 champion Juan Martin del Potro on Sunday.
Nole recovered from a set down to beat no.6 seed Kei Nishikori 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 in the semi-finals of the ATP Masters 1000 event in Rome.
Nole produced dominant display against no.7 seed Kei Nishikori, sealing a commanding 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 victory to set up a last four encounter with Roger Federer.
Nole powered into the Paris Masters final with a 6-2, 6-3 victory over no.6 seed Kei Nishikori in just 62 minutes.