Roger Federer fought well against Daniel Gimeno-Traver in the quarter-final to enter in the semi-final of Istanbul Open. In the semifinal clash he’ll be facing Argentina’s Diego Schwartzman on 2nd May, 2015. The live broadcast of Federer vs Schwartzman match is scheduled to kicks off not before 15:30 local time and 13:30 BST. Bet365.com and tennistv.com will stream live telecast online of Istanbul Open semi-final match between Diego Schwartzman and Roger Federer.
Head to Head
Roger Federer 1:0 Diego Schwartzman
World Number 2 Federer had to fight too much against Gimeno Traver in the pre-semifinal clash of tournament yesterday. In the tough and close match Roger defeated Traver by 7-6(7-3), 6-7(5-7), 6-3 to reach in the last four of Istanbul Open. On the other hand Diego Schwartzman also had pretty tough day against Colombian Santiago Giraldo in the quarterfinal.
Schwartzman beat Giraldo by 0-6, 6-2, 6-2 to set up semi-final battle versus Roger Federer. After reaching to first semifinal in his career, Diego Schwartzman is eager to qualify in the final by putting up great show against Switzerland star.
Diego said, “I have advanced to the first semi-final of my career. I lost the first eight games. He started playing really well and maybe I was a little bit nervous. Sometimes it happens. The crowd was amazing for me. I hope tomorrow will be the same.”
This is going to be second meet between these two players as previous they met at 2015 Indian Wells Masters in which Roger Federer defeated Diego Schwartzman by 6-4, 6-2 to reach Round of 32. Hence Diego will be looking to take revenge of that defeat.
Roger Federer will be favorite to win today and he has got 70 percent chances over Diego Schwartzman. As per Sports Mirchi predictions Federer will through the final in straight sets.
Federer vs Schwartzman live tennis match score and updates can be taken from livescore.com.