Federer to meet Wawrinka for Indian Wells title

Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Jack Sock of the United States in the men's semifinal on day 13 during the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells Tennis Garden on March 18, 2017

Roger Federer defeated Jack Sock 6-1, 7-6 (7/4) on Saturday to reach the ATP Indian Wells Masters final, where he'll take on fellow Swiss Stan Wawrinka.

Federer, who earned his 18th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open in January, will be vying for a fifth Indian Wells crown, while Wawrinka, who beat Pablo Carreno Busta 6-3, 6-2 in the semi-finals, has made it past the quarter-finals for the first time this year.