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French Open 2017 Live Updates, Semi-Final: Andy Murray vs Stan Wawrinka

News18.com | June 9, 2017, 9:34 PM IST
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Catch all the live action of the French Open semi-final between Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka through our live blog.

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World number one Andy Murray advanced to his fifth French Open semi-final by defeating Japanese eighth seed Kei Nishikori 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (7/0), 6-1 in the quarters.

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Jun 9, 2017 9:22 pm (IST)
Jun 9, 2017 9:22 pm (IST)

That's it then! Stan Wawrinka defeats Andy Murray to book a place in the final.

Jun 9, 2017 9:21 pm (IST)
Jun 9, 2017 9:07 pm (IST)

The score reads 5-1 now and Andy Murray will serve now to stay in this match. Stan Wawrinka comfortably in the driving seat.

Jun 9, 2017 8:59 pm (IST)
Jun 9, 2017 8:58 pm (IST)

4-0 to Wawrinka now in the decider and he is moving all guns blazing towards sealing a place in the final of the competiton.

Jun 9, 2017 8:51 pm (IST)

Wawrinka breaks Murray's serve twice early on in the fifth set to take control of the match. The Swiss now leads 3-0 in this blockbuster semi-final in the decider.

Jun 9, 2017 8:41 pm (IST)
Jun 9, 2017 8:40 pm (IST)

Set: Wawrinka wins the fouth set to force the match into the decider. Epic final set awaits in Paris at the French Open 2017 semi-final between these two heavyweights.

Jun 9, 2017 8:32 pm (IST)

Stan Wawrinka leads the tiebreaker 4-2 now. Looks like we are heading into the deciding set.

Jun 9, 2017 8:28 pm (IST)

We are into the tie breaker in the fourth set and if Murray nicks it he will progress into the final. If Wawrinka wins it, we will a deciding fifth set.

Jun 9, 2017 8:26 pm (IST)
Jun 9, 2017 7:40 pm (IST)
Jun 9, 2017 7:40 pm (IST)

SET: Andy Murray once again turns the match on it's head as he takes the third set to lead the match 2-1.While Wawrinka has really fought hard in this clash, it is Murray who is hitting all the telling shots at the right moment.

Jun 9, 2017 7:18 pm (IST)

Another unforced error from Wawrinka and Andy Murray has managed to bring parity in the third set. After going down 3-0, noone thought Murray would be able to turn around the set and make it 4-4. This is why Murray is the number one player in the world at the moment.

Jun 9, 2017 7:05 pm (IST)

It is getting increasingly difficult for Murray to hold onto his serve as Wawrinka breaks yet again. The Swiss leads the third set 4-3 and will serve now.

Jun 9, 2017 6:59 pm (IST)

Wawrinka race away to a 3-0 lead in the third set. He broke Murray's serve once and was romping away to a huge lead in the set. However, Murray cut short his lead in stunning fashion by first holding his serve to make it 3-1. And then he broke Wawrinka's serve to make it 3-2.

Jun 9, 2017 6:38 pm (IST)
Jun 9, 2017 6:37 pm (IST)

SET: Wawrinka hits back and takes the second set 6-3. The Swiss dominated the world number one and held onto to his serve in the final game and took the set.

Jun 9, 2017 6:23 pm (IST)
Jun 9, 2017 6:22 pm (IST)

Stan Wawrinka finally manages to break Murray's serve and take a 4-3 lead in the second set. Crucial moment in the match for the Swiss.
 

Jun 9, 2017 6:18 pm (IST)
Jun 9, 2017 6:04 pm (IST)

Murray continues his good baseline play and take a 2-1 lead in the second set. But in the next game, Wawrinka gets the better of his Britain counterpart to level the score at 2-2.

Jun 9, 2017 5:57 pm (IST)

The second set has also started in the same vein as the first. Both players have won one game each off their respective serves. However, Murray is looking like a man on a mission and is starting to form a vice like grip on the match.

Jun 9, 2017 5:45 pm (IST)
Jun 9, 2017 5:43 pm (IST)

SET: Wawrinka was is full control of the point but Murray lobbed the ball over his head and when Wawrinka returned it, the Brit hit a brilliant cross court shot which wasn't dealt with by the Swiss. Murray takes the first set 7-6. It has to be said that Wawrinka let it slip in between his hands.

Jun 9, 2017 5:39 pm (IST)

An unforced error from Murray ties the tiebreaker at 5-5. It seems that none of these two players want to win the first set.

Jun 9, 2017 5:32 pm (IST)

We are into the tiebreaker now as the first set is locked at 6-6. Wawinka should have closed the set earlier when he was leading a t 5-3 but he let his lead slip away and Murray is right back into the match.

Jun 9, 2017 5:22 pm (IST)

Murray now makes it 5-5 to storm right back into the match. These two players are going at it hammer and tongs at the moment.

Jun 9, 2017 5:17 pm (IST)

Break: Murray hits back straightaway to break Wawrinka's serve and cut his lead to 5-4. Murray will now serve to equalise in the set.

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French Open 2017 Live Updates, Semi-Final: Andy Murray vs Stan Wawrinka
File image of Stan Wawrinka and Andy Murray (R) at the French Open. (Getty Images)

Murray, who was runner-up to Novak Djokovic at Roland Garros last year, take on 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka for a spot in Sunday's final.

Meanwhile, Wawrinka became the oldest French Open semi-finalist in 32 years when he brushed aside Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-3, 6-1 in the last eight.

The 32-year-old is the oldest man to make the last four at Roland Garros since Jimmy Connors in 1985.

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