(January 5, 2013) Second-seeded Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia had to rally past Aljaz Bedene of Slovenia 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 to reach the final of the Chennai Open and will play Roberto Bautista-Agut of Spain for the title.
It’s been a career week for the 80th-ranked tennis player Bautista-Agut who has followed up his upset win over top seed Tomas Berdych with a win over Frenchman Benoit Paire 3-6, 6-1, 6-4.
RESULTS – SATURDAY, 5 JANUARY, 2013
Singles – Semi-finals
 J Tipsarevic (SRB) d A Bedene (SLO) 46 62 62
R Bautista Agut (ESP) d  B Paire (FRA) 36 61 64
Doubles – Semi-finals
B Paire (FRA) / S Wawrinka (SUI) d R Klaasen (RSA) / N Monroe (USA) 67(9) 64 10-8
A Begemann (GER) / M Emmrich (GER) d S Ratiwatana (THA) / S Ratiwatana (THA) 76(3) 64
SCHEDULE – SUNDAY, 6 JANUARY, 2013
CENTRE COURT start 5:00 pm
R Bautista Agut (ESP) vs  J Tipsarevic (SRB)
B Paire (FRA) / S Wawrinka (SUI) vs A Begemann (GER) / M Emmrich (GER)