Andy to face Novak in Doha Final
Andy Murray will face defending champion Novak Djokovic in the Qatar Open final on Saturday after beating third seed Tomas Berdych in the semis.
Murray won 6-3 6-4 against Czech Berdych, who needed treatment on an ankle injury after the first set.
It will be the 19th ATP final meeting between Murray and the man he replaced as world number one in November.
Murray, who won the tournament in 2008 and 2009, has now recorded 28 consecutive victories in ATP Tour matches.
“I want to try and keep it going – I feel a little bit like this year’s a fresh start,” he told Eurosport.
“It’s been the perfect week to get ready for the Australian Open.”