Murray starts against Tipsarevic

Andy Murray will open the new season against Janko Tipsarevic at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship on December 27.

The tournament at the Abu Dhabi International Tennis Complex is also set to see Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, David Ferrer and Tomas Berdych battle for glory.

Djokovic took the title last year and will be looking for another trophy for his mantelpiece after ending the previous campaign with ATP World Tour Finals success in London.