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MONTREAL (AP) Roger Federer superior to the Rogers Cup ultimate with a 6-three, 7-6 (5) victory over unseeded Robin Haase of the Netherlands on Saturday.

The second-seeded Federer is in search of a 3rd Rogers Cup title to go together with wins in 2004 and 2006. A victory would give Federer, presently ranked third on the planet, one of many prime two seeds on the U.S. Open that begins Aug. 28 in New York.

The 36-yr-previous is on a sixteen-match profitable streak, his longest since 2012.

In Sunday’s last, the Swiss veteran will face the winner of the second semifinal between 18-yr-previous Denis Shapovalov and 20-yr-previous Alexander Zverev.

Haase, who upset seventh-seeded Grigor Dimitrov within the third spherical, was in his first profession semifinal of a Masters Collection event.