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Madrid Open: Andy Murray defeats Rafael Nadal to reach final

Published 1500 GMT (2300 HKT) May 7, 2016
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Andy Murray celebrates edging out Rafael Nadal in the semifinal of the Madrid Open. Julian Finney/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
The Scot took the match 7-5 6-4 in just over two hours and ten minutes. PEDRO ARMESTRE/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
The result means Nadal's 13 match winning streak on clay comes to an end. GERARD JULIEN/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
The Spaniard had defeated Murray in the semifinal of the Monte Carlo Masters last month. Julian Finney/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Murray prepares to serve in the semifinal of the Madrid Open. PEDRO ARMESTRE/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Murray will now face either Kei Nishikori or Novak Djokovic in Sunday's final. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images