It’s a big quarterfinal day in Paris on Friday.
LONDON – Andy Murray has qualified for the 2014 Barclays ATP World Tour Finals after he defeated Grigor Dimitrov on Thursday to reach the BNP Paribas Masters quarter-finals. Murray has secured his place for a seventh straight year to leave only three singles spots up for grabs at the season finale, to be held at
Here at the end of 2014, Roger Federer is in a familiar yet unexpected position: It’s the second-to-last tournament of the year, and he could finish it ranked No. 1. Only one very familiar foe stands in his way: Novak Djokovic.
Roger Federer kept up the pressure on Novak Djokovic in the battle for year-end No. 1 Thursday when he reached the BNP Paribas Masters quarter-finals. Second seed Federer extended his winning streak to 14 matches with a 6-4, 6-4 victory over 20-year-old French qualifier Lucas Pouille to set up a clash against seventh seed Milos Raonic, who has a chance of qualifying for next month’s ATP World Tour Finals
BNP Paribas Masters, Paris, France Third-round results: (2) Roger Federer defeats Lukas Pouille 6-4, 6-4 (1) Novak Djokovic defeats Gael Monfils 63 76(2) (6) Kei Nishikori defeats (10) Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 (14) Kevin Anderson defeats (3) Stan Wawrinka 6-7(2), 7-5, 7-6(3) (8) Andy Murray defeats (9) Grigor Dimitrov 6-3, 6-3 (5) Tomas Berdych defeats (12) Feliciano Lopez 7-5, 6-3 (4)
Friday’s order of play at the Paris Masters 1000 can be found at the link below. Link: OOP.
Kevin Anderson talks about prevailing against Stan Wawrinka in a third set tie-break to reach the BNP Paribas Masters quarter-finals Watch live matches at
The United States will send another strong team to the annual Master’U BNP Paribas international collegiate competition next month in France, aiming for its fourth consecutive title. Eight teams from around the world play singles, doubles and mixed doubles in a team competition that begins December 4 in Rennes, France. Last year the US team of Peter Kobelt, Marcos Giron, Mitchell Frank, Robin Anderson, Lauren Herring and Sabrina Santamaria defeated Russia 7-0 in the final.
Six straight weeks of constant tournament play for Andy Murray has finally yielded the desired result, as the British No. 1 booked his place at the ATP end-of-season extravaganza at London’s O2 Arena on Thursday. The two-time Grand Slam champion comfortably dismantled Grigor Dimitrov 6-3 6-3 in the third round of the Paris Masters to confirm his participation at the World Tour Finals for the seventh straight year (excluding 2013 when he was injured)
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He has played 22 matches in four different countries in the last 36 days, during which time he has flown some 15,000 miles and on occasions driven himself to the point of exhaustion, but Andy Murray has finally reached his destination. The Scot’s emphatic 6-3, 6-3 victory over Grigor Dimitrov here at the Paris Masters ensured his qualification for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals for the seventh year in a row.
Kei Nishikori talks about a hard-fought win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and looks ahead to his next match against fellow Final Showdown hopeful David Ferrer. Watch live matches at
Hey guys, a routine win for Federer here as he comfortably defeated French Qualifier Lucas Pouille 6-4 6-4 to move into the Quarter Finals at the BNP Paribas Masters. This one always looked like an easy matchup on paper and although Pouille played well the Swiss was able to play in 2nd gear throughout and …The post Federer Takes Out Pouille 6-4 6-4 in Bercy appeared first on peRFect Tennis.
Garbine Muguruza moved a step closer to the semifinals by beating favorite Flavia Pennetta of Italy 0-6, 6-1, 6-1 in the group stage at the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions on Thursday.
Andy Murray confirmed his place at the World Tour Finals with a routine victory over Grigor Dimitrov, 6-3 6-3. The race for the O2 continues to hot up; it seems Kei Nishikori and Tomas Berdych need just one more victory to officially confirm their places in London. Andrew Moss (@mossoire) on Twitter is the best…
Despite being one of the smallest players on the Tour, Kei Nishikori’s performances are not going unnoticed at home.
Andy Murray reacts to reaching the BNP Paribas Masters quarter-finals and also qualifying for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals. Watch live matches at
Andy Murray may not have enjoyed a successful season by his high standards but after booking his spot at the ATP World Tour Finals on Thursday, the two-time grand slam winner ensured 2014 is far from a “bad year”.
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Immediately after Andy Murray wrapped up an impressive 6-3, 6-3 win over Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters today, the familiar marker was thrust into the Scot’s hand so that he might perform a trick that by now has become a tedious cliché: Writing his name or some message on the lens of a courtside camera. Murray signed his name and added: Bad Year! He was being ironic
Stan Wawrinka has only won two matches since the U.S. Open, yet there is no reason to panic, according to the Swiss, as the ATP World Tour Finals and the Davis Cup final loom.
Tomas Berdych talks about his win in the Paris third round against Feliciano Lopez. Watch live matches at
Watch Hot Shot as Kevin Anderson leaves Stan Wawrinka hanging at the net in Paris on Thursday. Watch live matches at