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Kevin Anderson, Tommy Robredo to face off in Morocco Grand Prix

April 13, 2013 at 3:15 PM   |   Comments

CASABLANCA, Morocco, April 13 (UPI) -- South Africa's Kevin Anderson and Tommy Robredo of Spain will face off for the Moroccan Grand Prix title after each scored a semifinal victory Saturday.

The second-seeded Anderson gained the championship match with a come-from-behind win over Martin Klizan of Slovakia in one of the day's semis, posting a 2-6, 6-4, 6-2 triumph.

Robredo was pounded in the first set but then rallied for a 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 victory over top-seeded Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland.

Robredo broke Wawrinka's serve twice in the second set before dominating the third with three breaks, improving to 5-1 lifetime against the Swiss.

Anderson will be seeking his third career title and first clay-court crown, while Robredo will be trying for his 11th overall ATP World Tour title and 10th on clay.

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