Roger Federer
Roger Federer sealed a berth in the 2015 Cincinnati Masters final after defeating Andy Murray Getty

Novak Djokovic will take on Roger Federer in the Men's first semi-final clash of the 2015 Cincinnati Masters on Sunday, 23 August.

Where to watch live

The match starts at 6pm BST. Live coverage of the match will be available on Sky Sports 3 and Sky Sports 3 HD. Real-time internet updates are available in ATP's official website.


Djokovic is just one win away from winning the first Cincinnati Masters of his career. He has to beat the defending champions in order to lift the title to win another ATP Masters before the start of another Grand Slam event.

The Serbian tennis star had a scare at the start of the semi-final clash as he lost the opening set to Alexandr Dolgopolov. The 28-year0old bounced back with a victory in the second set, before sealing the final set and the match to make it to the final of the ongoing tournament. Djokovic defeated Dolgopolov as the final score was 4-6, 7-6, 6-2.

Novak Djokovic
Novak Djokovic has made it to the final of the 2015 Cincinnati Masters Getty

Meanwhile, Federer is on the verge of winning the seventh Cincinnati Masters of his career on Sunday. He is just two sets away from extending his record in the tournament. The former World No 1 sealed a victory over Andy Murray in the last four.

The Swiss tennis star has not dropped a single set so far and he will be looking to keep the record intact when Federer faces Djokovic in the final.

Betting odds (

  • Novak Djokovic to win: 4/5
  • Roger Federer to win: 42/41


Federer and Djokovic have faced each other 40 times in overall meetings and both have won on 20 occasions. The two have clashed in 16 Masters events and the World No 1 has won on eight occasions. In the last five meetings Djokovic has a 4-1 lead over Federer.

Cincinnati Masters history

Djokovic and Federer have faced twice in the Cinicinnati Masters and the former World No 1 won on both occasions.