Washington: Top-seeded Gael Monfils beat No. 11 John Isner 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (6) in a rain-delayed match Saturday night to advance to the finals of the Legg Mason Tennis Classic.
Monfils will meet Radek Stepanek of the Czech Republic on Sunday. Stepanek defeated Donald Young 6-3, 6-3.
The native of France, ranked seventh in the world, won the tiebreaker when the 6-foot-9 inch Isner hit a forehand into the net.