The much-awaited semi final showdown between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic finally came to a head, and it did not disappoint most tennis enthusiasts. Although the play was more even early on, with the first set lasting 51 minutes, Rafa dominated the latter sets physically and in strategy.
With a final score of 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 6-7, 9-7 Rafa moves on to the final on Saturday. His opponent will be the winner of Tsonga vs. Ferrer.
PHOTOS (via Yahoo): Rafael Nadal vs. Novak Djokovic