Defending champion Rafael Nadal will face World No. 1 Novak Djokovic in a repeat of the 2010 US Open final after the Spaniard held off Great Britain's Andy Murray 6-4, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 in the second semi-final.
Five-time former champion Roger Federer sent out a powerful message to his US Open title rivals on Monday night as he thumped Juan Monaco 6-1, 6-2, 6-0 in a fourth-round match that finished at 1:13am in New York.
After the toils of his second-round match, when he fought back from two sets down to beat Robin Haase, World No. 4 Andy Murray promised his fans less of a rollercoaster in his next match and he delivered. The Scot breezed past Spanish No. 25 seed Feliciano Lopez 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 on Sunday night to reach the US Open fourth round.
Five-time champion Roger Federer needed just one hour and 17 minutes to record a 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 win over Israeli Dudi Sela on Thursday at Flushing Meadows. Federer hit 31 winners and broke Sela five times from 11 opportunities.