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Rafael Nadal ousted in semifinals

Updated: October 12, 2013, 2:01 PM ET
Associated Press

SHANGHAI -- Rafael Nadal lost his first match since reclaiming the No. 1 ranking this week, falling to a resurgent Juan Martin del Potro 6-2, 6-4 in the Shanghai Masters semifinals on Saturday.

The fifth-ranked del Potro will try to win his first Masters title on Sunday against top-seeded Novak Djokovic, who defeated Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the other semifinal 6-2, 7-5.

Del Potro hadn't beaten Nadal since the semifinals of the 2009 U.S. Open where the Argentine went on to win ...

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