Novak Djokovic and Stan Wawrinka will meeting in the final of the year’s last major, the US Open. This will be their 24th meeting and second at the US Open, Djokovic winning the last encounter three years ago.
The world No.1 advanced the final of the seventh time when he defeated Gel Monfils for the 12th straight time 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 while Wawrinka stopped Kei Nishikori 4-6, 7-5, 6-4, 6-2. The Swiss turned the tables on the Japanese player having lost to him at the Open in 2014. This is the first time Wawrinka is in the US Open final.
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Djokovic leads their series 19-4. They have met seven times at the majors, Djokovic winning four. The last and only other time they played in the final of a major was at the 2015 French Open and Wawrinka won