The Russian, who finished runner-up to Roger Federer last month on grass at Halle, will Sunday play the winner from the day’s second semi, when Spanish
fifth seed Feliciano Lopez takes on Dutchman Robin Haase.
With both Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka making premature exits, it is Youzhny who finds himself playing for the title.
Mumbai Roundup: 9 incidents that took place this week
Photos: Ajay Devgn, Parineeti, Tabu at 'Golmaal Again' trailer launch
Photos: Dipika Pallikal Karthik oozes oomph in bikinis and sarees
Photos: Kareena Kapoor Khan's grand birthday bash
Photos: 'Dangal' girls Sanya Malhotra, Fatima Sana Shaikh's dinner outing