Nadal outlasts Moya, advances to Chennai final against Youzhny

Updated: January 5, 2008, 2:35 PM ET
Associated Press

CHENNAI, India -- Rafael Nadal was extended to three tiebreakers and outlasted Carlos Moya on Saturday, setting up a Chennai Open final with Mikhail Youzhny.

Nadal, ranked No. 2, won 6-7 (3), 7-6 (8), 7-6 (1).

Youzhny, a Russian seeded fourth, defeated Croatia teenager Marin Cilic in the other semifinal, 6-2, 6-3.

The top-seeded Nadal saved four match points in the second-set tiebreaker. He was in command in the final tiebreaker against Moya, a two-time champion ...

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