New York - Britain's Andy Murray produced a
masterful performance in difficult conditions to beat Czech Tomas
Berdych in the semi-finals of the U.S. Open on Saturday.
both players struggling to control the ball in the strong winds at
Arthur Ashe Stadium, Murray regained his composure after dropping the
first set to triumph 5-7 6-2 6-1 7-6 after nearly four hours.
Scotsman will play the winner of the second semi-final between Serbia's
defending champion Novak Djokovic and Spanish baseliner David Ferrer in
Murray, who won the Olympic gold medal at London this
year, is bidding to become the first British man to win a grand slam
singles title since Fred Perry won the U.S. Open in 1936.