Tennis: Federer advances to Indian Wells final

INDIAN WELLS, United States (AFP) - World No. 2 Roger Federer defeated sixth seeded Canadian Milos Raonic 7-5, 6-4 to reach the Indian Wells ATP Masters final on Saturday.

Federer next faces world No. 1 and defending champion Novak Djokovic, who eliminated Andy Murray in straight sets 6-2, 6-3 in the first semi-final.