Haas reaches Mercedes-Benz Cup final

July 17, 2004 10:31 PM

Tommy Haas defeated Cyril Saulnier of France 7-5, 7-5 in the Mercedes-Benz Cup semifinals Saturday, setting up the tournament's first final between unseeded players since 1973.

Haas will play either fellow German Nicolas Kiefer or American wild card Jeff Morrison, who were to meet in the late semifinal at UCLA.