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Tennis star Milos Raonic reaches semifinals in Rome

Tennis star Milos Raonic reaches semifinals in Rome

By Steve Boudreau

For the first time this season, Canadian tennis star Milos Raonic has clinched a final four spot.

The Thornhill, Ontario native defeated Jeremy Chardy from France Friday in three sets 6-3, 5-7, 6-2 to set up a semifinal Italian Open matchup in Rome against Novak Djokovic.

Raonic paved his way to the quarter finals by ousting Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-6 (5), 6-4. The two had faced each other previously at the 2012 London Olympics where Tsonga eventually bested Raonic in a memorable marathon match.

Milos RaonicMilos Raonic, number eight seed, will go up against number two Novak Djokovic on Saturday.

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By Steve Boudreau

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