Li Na to face Djokovic in battle of sexes

Sep 6, 2013 20:49 IST

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It will be a charity match and its income will go to a tennis development fund in China. AP

China's top women tennis player Li Na will play world No.1 men's singles player Novak Djokovic of Serbia in a battle of sexes in Beijing on 27 September.

It will be a charity match and its income will go to a tennis development fund in China, the organisers said Friday, reports Xinhua.

Both Li Na and Djokovic are competing at the US Open. Li Na faces world No.1 Serena Williams in the semifinals and Djorkovic meets Stanislas Wawrinka from Switzerland at the same stage.

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