Rotterdam, The Netherlands (SportsNetwork.com) - Third-seeded Czech Tomas
Berdych secured a spot in Sunday's final at the $1.85 million ABN AMRO World
Berdych fired seven aces and converted all three of his break-point chances as
he topped Latvian Ernests Gulbis 6-3, 6-2 in Saturday's first semifinal on the
indoor hardcourts at Ahoy Rotterdam.
The world No. 7 Berdych is bidding to end a title drought that dates to his
triumph in Stockholm at the end of 2012. He was the only player in the top 10
not to win a title last season, going 0-3 in finals to drop his career record
Gulbis had taken down top seed and defending champion Juan Martin del Potro in
the previous round.
The other semifinal pits Dutch crowd favorite Igor Sijsling against Croat
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