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Roger Federer will take on Novak Djokovic in the 2014 BNP Paribas Open final at Indian Wells, California, on Saturday.

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Federer had no trouble in sealing a place in the finals of the BNP Paribas Open. The Swiss ace registered a comfortable victory over Alexandr Dolgopolov as he defeated the Ukrainian in straight sets 6-3, 6-1.

Meanwhile, Djokovic made it to the finals after having a victory over John Isner in a three set thriller on Saturday. The World No 2 won the first set 7-5 as he just edged past the American tennis star. The second set went to the tiebreaker, only for Djokovic to lose 7-6 at the end.

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However, the Serbian came stronger in the third and the final set to take the match away from Isner. He won it 6-1, which saw him set up a clash against Federer in the finals at Indian Wells.

The Swiss star has won the competition four times while Djokovic managed to win twice. It will be a nail biting finish to see two big names make it to the finals of the BNP Paribas Open.


Federer has a 17-15 lead over Djokovic in the overall meetings. The pair have met in eight grand slam events, with both winning on four occasions. Djokovic holds a 3-2 lead over Federer in the last five previous meetings between the pair.

BNP Paribas Open History

Federer and Djokovic have met once in the BNP Paribas Open with the latter coming out victorious on that occasion.