No. 24 Seed Haas Cracks Wimbledon Semifinals

By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 1, 2009 11:34 AM CDT
Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns to Tommy Haas of Germany, during their men's singles quarterfinal match at Wimbledon today.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Tommy Haas continued his surprising Wimbledon run today, with the 24th-seeded German upsetting fourth seed Novak Djokovic, ESPN reports. Haas beat Djokovic 7-5, 7-6 (6), 4-6, 6-3 to advance to a meeting with five-time champ Roger Federer, a winner over Ivo Karlovic. British favorite Andy Murray is in the other semifinal after beating Juan Carlos Ferrero; he awaits the winner of today’s Andy Roddick-Lleyton Hewitt match. (Read more Wimbledon stories.)