Ferrer Beats Nadal, Murray Wins

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Spain's David Ferrer beat top-ranked compatriot Rafael Nadal 6-4 6-4 in the first semi-final of the World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi on Friday (December 27). Nadal showed flashes of brilliance, but could not overcome the dogged determination of Ferrer, who produced some great rallies, net play and aces. In Saturday's final, Ferrer will play the winner of the second semi-final, between world number two Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.