Stockholm - Juan Martin del Potro reached his first ATP final since January 2014
on Saturday with an impressive 6-4, 7-5 win over Bulgaria's Grigor
Dimitrov in the Stockholm semi-finals.
The world No 63 from
Argentina, who was US Open champion in 2009 before a series of wrist
injuries pushed him to the brink of retirement, will face America's Jack
Sock in Sunday's final.
Sixth-seeded Sock downed German fourth seed Alexander Zverev 6-7 (4/7), 7-6 (7/4), 6-4 in the other semi-final.
Potro, runner-up to Andy Murray in the Olympic final in Rio in August,
last played a tour final in Sydney in January 2014 when he beat home
favourite Bernard Tomic 6-3, 6-1.
ATP Tour's Stockholm tournament results on Saturday (x denotes seeding):
Jack Sock (USA x6) bt Alexander Zverev (GER x4) 6-7 (4/7), 7-6 (7/4), 6-4
Juan Martin del Potro (ARG) bt Grigor Dimitrov (BUL x2) 6-4, 7-5