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Paris: Rafa storms past Tsonga, enters semis

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Paris, Nov 14: Heading straight to the World Number One title, Rafael Nadal stormed past Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-5, 7-5 to enter the semi-finals of the Paris Masters.

Second seed Rafa claimed the victory against the title-holder in quarter-finals on Friday, Nov 13 to set up a fight with third seed Novak Djokovic in the semis.

Djokovic thrashed Sweden's Robin Soderling 6-4, 1-6, 6-3 on the first of the day's quarter-finals making space for himself in the final four.

Nadal who has missed out on quiet a lot of games due to his injury is all set to grab the World No 1 ranking by the end of the year.

Tennis ace, Roger Federer opened up this opportunity for Nadal when he exited from Paris masters on Wednesday, Nov 11.

OneIndia News

Story first published: Saturday, November 14, 2009, 10:49 [IST]
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