Chennai, Jan.10 (ANI): Top seed and defending champion Stan Wawrinka will clash with Borna Coric in his efforts to make a hat trick at the Chennai Open’s title clash on Sunday.
Swiss player Wawrinka defeated Benoit Paire of France 6-4, 6-4 yesterday to make it to the final.
In the other semi-final, Croatian player Coric dashed the hopes of last year’s finalist Aljaz Bedene, beating the Briton 7-6, 6-7, 6-3 in the match that lasted for nearly three hours.
The reigning French Open champion had won the first Chennai Open in 2011 and holds the title for the last two consecutive years.
In the doubles category, the Austria-France pair Oliver Marach – Fabrice Martin will set up the title clash against Austrin Krajicek of the US and Benoit Paire of France. (ANI)