Memphis, TN (Sports Network) - Japan's Kei Nishikori and Feliciano Lopez of
Spain will meet in Sunday's final at the $1.212 million U.S. National Indoor
The fifth-seeded world No. 22 Nishikori was leading Marinko Matosevic by a 6-4
margin when the Australian retired with a bone bruise on the bottom of his
In the other semifinal on Saturday, Lopez took down Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin
6-2, 3-6, 6-3 at The Racquet Club of Memphis.
Lopez has a 2-5 record in title matches, and will be hoping to claim his first
title since 2010. Meanwhile, Nishikori has a 2-2 record in finals, winning his
biggest title to date on home soil last October in Tokyo.
The 2013 Memphis champ will claim $291,800.
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