Robredo sets up Paire showdown

Robredo, the world number 21 from Spain, saved eight out of 10 break points before seeing off Alexander Zverev 6-3 6-4 in a tight, 82-minute semi-final.

World number 62 Paire came through with an impressive 6-4 6-3 victory over defending champion and third seed Pablo Cuevas.

Robredo is chasing his third Bastad title and his 12th clay-court trophy overall, with Paire seeking his maiden ATP Tour victory.