Top-seeded Novak Djokovic has advanced to his fourth straight U.S. Open final, overcoming the loss of a 21-minute game in the fifth set to defeat Stanislas Wawrinka. He will face Rafael Nadal in the final.
Top-seeded Novak Djokovic quickly overcame a one-set lull to reach the U.S. Open semifinals for the seventh consecutive year, beating 21st-seeded Mikhail Youzhny of Russia 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-0 on Thursday night.
At nearly 32, Serena Williams is two wins away from her second consecutive U.S. Open championship. Williams already owns 16 Grand Slam titles, is ranked No. 1, and is three weeks from her 32nd birthday.