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Fabio Fognini

Nadal, Djokovic to renew rivalry in final of China Open

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will renew their long rivalry in the China Open final on Sunday after both won their semifinals in straight sets. The top-ranked Djokovic improved his perfect record at the tournament to 28-0 with a 6-2, 6-3 victory over David Ferrer of Spain, while Nadal defeated Italy's Fabio Fognini 7-5, 6-3. Nadal leads their head-to-head 23-21, but hasn't beaten Djokovic since the French Open final last year. Djokovic dropped his serve for the first time this week, but broke the fourth-seeded Ferrer six times to close out the match in 74 minutes. He has now won 25 straight sets at the China Open and will be vying for his sixth title in six attempts on...