Roger Federer
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Former world No 1 Roger Federer will take on Milos Raonic in the men's singles semi-final clash of the 2014 Cincinnati Masters (Western & Southern Financial Group Masters) at Lindner Family Tennis Center on Saturday.

Where to Watch Live

The game is scheduled to begin at 2am BST on Sunday. Live coverage is on Sky Sports 3 and Sky Sports 3 HD. Real-time internet updates and the live streaming link are available on ATP's official website.

Overview

Federer sealed a place in the semi-final after defeating Andy Murray in straight sets on Friday. The Swiss star defeated his quarter-final opponent 6-3, 7-5 to set up a clash against Raonic on Saturday.

The 33-year-old had to fight hard to win the first two matches as both of them ended in three sets. However, his performance against Murray has made Federer firm favourite to make it to the final.

Raonic progressed to the last four of the competition after defeating Fabio Fognini comfortably on Friday. The matched finished in no time as the Canadian lost only a point, winning 6-1, 6-0.

Raonic has been in fine form in the ongoing Cincinnati Masters as he has dropped only one set so far. A clash between him and Federer will be exciting as either of them will face the winner of the first semi-final clash between David Ferrer and Julien Benneteau.

Head-to-Head

Federer holds a comfortable lead of 5-0 over Raonic in overall meetings. The pair have clashed two times in Grand Slam events where the Swiss emerged triumphant on both occasions.

Cincinnati Masters History

Federer will face Raonic for the first time in Cincinnati Masters History on Saturday.