He may have fallen to Novak Djokovic in the China Open semi-finals Saturday, but in a two-week span that saw him win seven of eight matches, Andy Murray is hopeful that a return to top form is not far away.
One of the most prominent storylines of the 2014 season has been the ascent of the ATP World Tour's young guns, with a slew of rising talents making a splash on the big stages and putting the established veterans on notice.
Due to a number of unforeseen scheduling conflicts, the ATP has announced that the Official Launch of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals will no longer take place in the form of a Celebrity Charity Fundraiser scheduled for Friday 7 November at The O2.
Kei Nishikori is one match win away from contesting his sixth ATP World Tour final of the season after he recorded a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Jeremy Chardy on Friday at the Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships.
Five of the world’s Top 10 players are in action on an intriguing day at the China Open. World No. 1 Novak Djokovic opens proceedings against the youngest player in the Top 10 of the Emirates ATP Rankings, Grigor Dimitrov.