SkiStar Swedish Open: Fernando Verdasco and Carlos Berlocq to contest final
Last Updated: 13/07/13 6:04pm
Fernando Verdasco: Through to final
Fernando Verdasco came from behind to reach the final of the SkiStar Swedish Open in Bastad, where he will face Carlos Berlocq.
Spain's Verdasco, seeded eighth in the clay-court tournament, held off a strong challenge from fifth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov to continue the fine form he showed at Wimbledon.
The 29-year-old came from behind and broke the Bulgarian's serve in the third set to win 7-6 (3) 5-7 7-5.
Argentina's Berlocq overcame the challenge of giant-killer Thiemo De Bakker of the Netherlands in Saturday's second semi-final
Unseeded De Bakker, who upset top seed Tomas Berdych to reach the semi-finals, had never made the final of an ATP World Tour event before and his wait continues following a 7-5 6-3 defeat.