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The Latest on US Open: Djokovic beats Lopez in US Open QF

The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):

1:05 a.m.

Novak Djokovic has reached the U.S. Open semifinals for the ninth consecutive year, beating 18th-seeded Feliciano Lopez of Spain 6-1, 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (2).

The match began after 10 p.m. on Tuesday night, and finished a little after 1 a.m. Wednesday.

For all of that success getting to the closing days at Flushing Meadows, Djokovic has one championship to show for it, in 2011. His other eight major titles came at either the Australian Open or Wimbledon.

In Friday's semifinals, Djokovic will face defending champion Marin Cilic.


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