Tennis: Djokovic reaches Dubai semifinals with walkover

AP, Thursday 27 Feb 2014

Novak Djokovic
Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns the ball to Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain during their men's singles match at the ATP Dubai Tennis Championships February 26, 2014 (Photo: Reuters)

Top-seeded Novak Djokovic moved on to the semifinals of the Dubai Championships on Thursday when quarterfinal opponent Mikhail Youzhny of Russia withdrew because of illness.

Djokovic will next face either fourth-seeded Roger Federer or Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic in Friday's semifinals.

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