Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka
Federer and Wawrinka will face each other in the semi-finals of the 2015 Rome Masters (Getty Images)

Former world Number 1 Roger Federer will take on Stanislas Wawrinka in the Men's semi-final clash of the 2015 Rome Masters on 16 May.

Where to Watch Live

The match starts at 7pm BST. Live coverage will be available on Sky Sports 2 and Sky Sports 2 HD. Real-time internet updates and the live streaming link are available on ATP's official website.

Overview

Federer defeated Tomáš Berdych in straight sets 6-3, 6-3 on Friday to seal a berth in the semi-final of the Rome Masters. The Swiss tennis star has been very impressive as he has not dropped a set so far in the ongoing competition.

The 33-year-old will be hoping he can continue his impressive run on Saturday in order to reach the finals in Rome. It is going to be a tough task for Federer as he is up against Wawrinka.

Meanwhile, Wawrinka has a huge mental boost ahead of the semi-final fixture after defeating seven-time Rome Masters winner Rafael Nadal in the previous round. The first set was decided on a tiebreaker and the 30-year-old managed to come out victorious.

The Spaniard lost the second set as Wawrinka went on to win the tie 7-6, 6-2. He is up against his compatriot on Saturday and will be looking to beat Federer in order to make it to the final on Sunday.

Betting Odds (888Sport.com)

  • Roger Federer to win: 3/5
  • Stanislas Wawrinka to win: 23/17

Head-to-Head

Federer has a comfortable 15-2 lead over Wawrinka in overall meetings. The pair has met in nine Masters events and the Swiss tennis ace has enjoyed success on eight occasions. In the last five meetings between the pair, Federer has a 4-1 lead over Wawrinka.

Rome Masters History

Federer has never faced Wawrinka in the Rome Masters and the pair will take on each other for the first time on Sunday.