Federer, Kiefer to contest Halle final

Updated: 25 February 2007 08:48 IST

Roger Federer reached his 1st grass court final when he beat Russian Davis Cup hero Mikhail Youzhny 4-6, 7-6 (7-4), 6-2 at the Halle Open.

Halle:
Top seed Roger Federer came from a set down to reach his first grass court final on Saturday when he beat Russian Davis Cup hero Mikhail Youzhny 4-6, 7-6 (7-4), 6-2 at the Halle Open. He will face home favourite Nicolas Kiefer, who had won just two matches this year before entering the Wimbledon warm-up tournament. The German needed nearly three hours to record a 4-6, 7-6 (7-4) 6-4 semi-final success against Arnaud Clement of France. (AP)
Topics : Tennis
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