World No. 1 Novak Djokovic is proving nigh on unstoppable at the China Open. The Serb improved to a 23-0 record in Beijing and advanced to his fifth final with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Andy Murray in Saturday’s semi-finals.
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.