Australian Open: All-Swiss final? Don't jinx it, says Roger Federer

Stanislas Wawrinka will play Tomas Berdych in semis on Thursday, a day before Roger Federer's showdown with Rafael Nadal.

updated: January 22, 2014 21:20 IST
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Melbourne: Roger Federer on Wednesday said he didn't even dare to think about setting up an all-Swiss Australian Open final after he joined compatriot and close friend Stanislas Wawrinka in the semis. (Click here for latest on Australian Open)

Federer said he was fist-pumping and high-fiving with his wife, Mirka, during Wawrinka's epic five-set win over defending champion Novak Djokovic, which earned him a first Grand Slam semi-final. (Murray admits AUS Open win was very unlikely)

But he said he couldn't even contemplate playing his friend for the trophy ahead of the semi-finals, where he will face Rafael Nadal and Wawrinka is playing Tomas Berdych.

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