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Top-ranked Novak Djokovic beats Jeremy Chardy 6-4, 6-4 to reach Montreal final

  • Jeremy Chardy, of France, reaches to return to opponent Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, during the Rogers Cup semifinal tennis tournament, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015 in Montreal.(Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Jeremy Chardy, of France, reaches to return to opponent Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, during the Rogers Cup semifinal tennis tournament, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015 in Montreal.(Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT  (The Associated Press)

  • Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, serves to Jeremy Chardy, of France, during the Rogers Cup semifinal tennis tournament, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015 in Montreal.(Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, serves to Jeremy Chardy, of France, during the Rogers Cup semifinal tennis tournament, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015 in Montreal.(Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT  (The Associated Press)

  • Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, hits a return to opponent Jeremy Chardy, of France, during the Rogers Cup semifinal tennis tournament, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015 in Montreal.(Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, hits a return to opponent Jeremy Chardy, of France, during the Rogers Cup semifinal tennis tournament, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015 in Montreal.(Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT  (The Associated Press)

Top-ranked Novak Djokovic advanced to the Rogers Cup final, beating France's Jeremy Chardy 6-4, 6-4 on Saturday.

Second seeded Andy Murray of Scotland faced fourth-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan in the other semifinal.

Djokoic, the tournament champion in 2007, 2011 and 2012, has won 52 of 55 matches this year. The Serb is in position to tie the ATP Tour record for consecutive Masters 1000 event titles at five. He stretched his career record against Chardy to 10-0.