ATP Open de Nice 2014: Ernests Gulbis to play Federico Delbonis in final
Ernests Gulbis ended the title defence of Spaniard Albert Montanes at the Open de Nice Cote d'Azur in France.
Last Updated: 23/05/14 6:51pm
Second seed Gulbis took just 70 minutes to sweep past the Spaniard 6-0 6-3 and book his place in his sixth career final.
Gulbis told atptour.com: "I felt really confident from the first rally on. I had good timing. The first set was one of the best sets I have played."
In the final Gulbis will face Argentina's Federico Delbonis who pulled off an upset win over fourth seed Gilles Simon.
World No 45 Delbonis broke his opponent twice in each set to wrap up an impressive 6-2 6-4 victory, also in 70 minutes.