Sport Federer into Montreal final

01:30  13 august  2017
01:30  13 august  2017 Source:   Sky Sports

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  Roger Federer vs Alexander Zverev, Rogers Cup 2017 final: How to watch live on TV, online and mobile Federer will meet Zverev in a final for the second time since June.The Swiss ace will be looking to make it an impressive sixth title of the calendar year as he defeated the likes of Peter Polansky, David Ferrer, Roberto Bautista Agut and Robin Haase to reach this stage.

PHOTO: AFP. MONTREAL : Swiss star Roger Federer outclassed Roberto Bautista Agut as he inched closer to his sixth title of the season with a 6-4, 6-4 win in the quarter- finals of the Montreal Masters on Friday.

Swiss star Roger Federer outclassed Roberto Bautista Agut as he inched closer to his sixth title of the season with a 6-4, 6-4 win in the quarter- finals of the Montreal Masters on Friday.

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Roger Federer beat Robin Haase to qualify for the Montreal Masters final and keep his hopes alive of regaining the world No 1 spot.

Federer, currently ranked third, won 6-3 7-6 in Saturday's first semi-final and will next play Denis Shapolov or Alexander Zverev for the trophy on Sunday.

Winning the Montreal Masters would guarantee Federer at least the No 2 seed for the upcoming US Open, and would enable him to chase the ATP top spot next week in Cincinnati where current incumbent Andy Murray will be absent.

For Federer, it was his 59nd ATP 1000 semi-final and a 16th consecutive win - his longest since 2012, when he was the world's top ranked player. Federer previously won the Montreal Masters in 2004 and 2006.

The second Montreal Masters semi-final is live on Sky Sports Action from 1am on Sunday morning. The final is at 6pm on Sunday.

Rogers Cup sets new world record in attendance as 216,097 spectators turned up .
The previous record was also in Montreal with 213,760 spectators.A host of stars such as Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Kei Nishikori, Milos Raonic took part in the event. Alexander Zverev triumphed in a straight-set upset win over Federer in the final on Sunday (13 August).

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