Soderling to face Ferrer in Swedish Open final
Friday, July 15, 2011
BASTAD, Sweden (AP) -- Robin Soderling of Sweden will play David Ferrer of Spain on Sunday in a Swedish Open final between former champions.
The fifth-ranked Soderling routed Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic 6-1, 6-0, dominating from the back of the clay court and sealing the match with an ace.
The second-seeded Ferrer beat defending champion Nicolas Almagro 6-1, 6-3 in an all-Spanish semifinal.
Soderling won the tournament in 2009, Ferrer in 2007.