Djokovic is looking to write history by wrapping up the ninth Masters 1000 title that has eluded him throughout his career.
And the same nemesis is standing in his way.
It's a moment in time: Djokovic v Federer for a title.
Djokovic, who beat 2016 victor Marin Cilic 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 to earn his place in the final, leads a rivalry with Federer by a thin 23-22 margin with the Serb winning three of their last four meetings.
The two tennis greats haven't faced each other in two years because of injuries.
After the interruption, Federer secured the first break of the match to take a 4-2 lead and closed out victory for a 23rd victory in 26 meetings with Wawrinka.
It was the ninth win without a loss for Djokovic in the series with the Canadian. Everyone knows who's favored in this one. I've been down in my last three matches but I've come back. In three previous appearances in Cincinnati, she won a total of one match.
Matches between Federer and Djokovic have provided some of the most engaging contests the tennis world has seen in recent years.
"Thank you for letting me win once in Cincinnati", he told Federer as they stood on court for the trophy presentation. One familiar hurdle: Federer.
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Belgian Elise Mertens scored the second top five win of her career, beating Stephens 7-6 (10/8), 6-2 while Keys rallied to defeat fourth-seeded Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber 2-6, 7-6 (7/3), 6-4.
Overcoming a slow start, the Swiss player claimed the first set with a tiebreak and then Goffin received a medical timeout between sets for treatment on his right shoulder. About her opponent Halep said: 'She did great in French Open last year or two years ago.
"I think also I'm less stressed", she said.
Frustrated by his ragged play early in his semi-final win over Milos Raonic, Djokovic slammed his racket on the court, sending pieces of the frame into the air. The racket-busting became a turning point. She has never won a Cincinnati title. Halep will be trying for her second title in eight days.  Simona Halep will face Kiki Bertens in the women's singles final. "It will be a challenge for me to play another final here and try to win it".
"I have a lot of respect for him [but] I'm excited to be in another final in Cincinnati". Her only title this season was at Charleston. "I haven't played any matches on the centre court. I just played and waited for the important points to go for the victor".
A week of rain delays and double-duty days wore on players, many of whom wound up playing twice in a day.
The Serb saw off the 2014 US Open champion 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 to book another match against Federer, with the pair having met 45 times previously.
"My legs were pretty heavy", Kvitova said. "I just couldn't really jump at all".
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But after dealing with Kementari , the Hugh Bowman-ridden mare swept home to the roars of a packed crowd along the rail. I think that's helped us preserve her and helped her keep that inspiration to do what she does. "I'm lost for words".
Djokovic used two service breaks to stun the World No.2 6-4, 6-4 on Monday morning (AEST) to win his first title at the event. The 31-year-old Serb, a five-time runner-up at the event, beat seven-time champion Federer 6-4 6-4.
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Otherwise it might be a problem. "We have to improve in the defensive phase and I'm not talking about only the defenders". "For me there were many things positive in the first match against Manchester City .
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