Novak Djokovic
Djokovic marches on towards completing a career grand slamGetty Images

World number one Novak Djokovic will take on Andy Murray in the second semifinal clash of the 2015 Roland Garros on Friday, 5 June.

Where to watch live

The match starts at 2.30pm BST. Live coverage is on British Eurosport, British Eurosport HD, British Eurosport 2, British Eurosports 2 HD, ITV 4. Real-time internet updates are available on Roland Garros official website.

Overview

Djokovic has made it to the final of the Roland Garros on two occasions, in 2012 and 2014. However, the 28-year-old failed to get his hands on the trophy as he lost to Rafael Nadal in both those finals.

The world number one will be looking to win the tournament for the first time this year as he has managed to knock Nadal out of the competition. Djokovic made it to the last four by defeating the nine-time French Open winner in straight sets 7-5, 6-3, 6-1 in the quarter final.

Andy Murray
Andy Murray has never made the final of the French OpenGetty Images

Meanwhile, Murray had a slight scare in the previous fixture as he defeated David Ferrer in the quarter final clash. The British tennis star won the opening set in a tiebreaker and lost the next set to the Spaniard.

However, Murray bounced back by winning the third and the fourth set to win the match 7-6, 2-6, 7-5, 6-1 and seal a berth in the second Grand Slam event of this year. Djokovic has a massive advantage over Murray as the latter has failed to defeat him in the last seven meetings between the pair.

Betting Odds (bwin)

  • Novak Djokovic to win: 2/11
  • Andy Murray to win: 9/2

Head-to-Head

Djokovic has a comfortable lead of 18-8 over Murray in overall meetings. The pair have clashed in seven Grand Slam events and the Serbian won on five occasions. In the last five meetings between the pair Djokovic has a 5-0 lead over Murray.

Roland Garros History

Djokovic has never faced Murray in Roland Garros and the pair will face each other for the first time in the competition on Friday.