Novak Djokovic Sets up Paris Masters Final vs Milos Raonic

Updated: 01 November 2014 23:31 IST

The top-ranked Djokovic, who returned to action this week after becoming a father, completed the win in just over an hour against the Japanese player, who beat him in the U.S. Open semifinals.

Novak Djokovic Sets up Paris Masters Final vs Milos Raonic
Novak Djokovic celebrates entering the Paris Masters final. © AFP

Paris:

Defending champion Novak Djokovic easily defeated Kei Nishikori 6-2, 6-3 on Saturday to set up a Paris Masters final against big-serving Milos Raonic.

The top-ranked Djokovic, who returned to action this week after becoming a father, completed the win in just over an hour against the Japanese player, who beat him in the U.S. Open semifinals.

After trading breaks early in the second set, Djokovic saved three consecutive break points in the sixth game before converting his first match point when Nishikori's lob was out.

Raonic followed up his win over Roger Federer with a 6-3, 3-6, 7-5 victory over former champion Tomas Berdych.

Topics : Novak Djokovic Milos Raonic Tennis
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