Eclipsed Djokovic gets bitter taste of failure

By Pritha Sarkar LONDON, Nov 21 : Handing out chocolates to the media has become a year-end tradition for Novak Djokovic at the ATP World Tour Finals but there was no doubting the latter half of the 2016 season has been anything but sweet for the once all-conquering Serb. A winner at the London finale […]

Murray captures ATP World Tour Finals to secure year-end number one ranking

By Martyn Herman LONDON, Nov 20 : After a season in which he had already reached dizzy heights, Andy Murray saved the best to last by outclassing Novak Djokovic 6-3 6-4 to claim his first ATP World Tour Finals title and secure the year-end top ranking today. Against a player who has so often been […]

Murray digs deep to down Raonic in thriller and reach London final

By Martyn Herman LONDON, Nov 19 : World number one Andy Murray survived his second marathon of the week to beat Milos Raonic 5-7 7-6(5) 7-6(9) in a nerve-jangling semi-final thriller at the ATP World Tour Finals today. Outplayed at times by the big-serving 25-year-old Canadian who had a match point at the death, Britain’s […]

Murray outlasts Nishikori in classic Tour Finals duel

By Martyn Herman LONDON, Nov 16 : Andy Murray had to trawl deep into the bottom of his energy reserves to outlast Japan’s Kei Nishikori 6-7(9) 6-4 6-4 in a monumental battle lasting more than three hours at the ATP World Tour Finals today. The new world number one looked in trouble when Nishikori edged […]