Andy Murray can guarantee qualification for the ATP World Tour finals in London if he defeats Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters on Thursday.
A resurgent Andy Murray was in exceptional form as he dispatched French hope Julien Benneteau 6-3 6-4 to breeze into the third round of the ATP Paris Masters.
Top seed Ekaterina Makarova suffered a disastrous start to her campaign at the WTA Tournament of Champions, going down 6-2 6-1 to Garbine Muguruza in her opening match in Sofia.
Roger Federer was pushed to three sets before finally beating Jeremy Chardy 7-6 (7-5) 6-7 (5-7) 6-4 to reach the third round of the Paris Masters.
Andy Murray believes a vast improvement in his mental attitude has helped his recent turnaround in form and moved him to within touching distance of making next month's ATP World Tour Finals.
Novak Djokovic returned to the ATP Tour with a 6-3 6-4 victory against Philipp Kohlschreiber in the second round of the Paris Masters.
Andy Murray has set his sights on finishing the year on a high as he bids to seal his place in next month's ATP World Tour Finals at London's O2 Arena.
Novak Djokovic has vowed to fight off Roger Federer for the world No 1 spot just a few days after becoming a father.
Dominic Thiem made his BNP Paribas Masters debut a winning one, overcoming Alexandr Dolgopolov in three sets on Monday.
The BNP Paris Masters – the last tournament before the ATP World Tour Finals – begins on Monday with four places for London still up for grabs.
Serena Williams overcame a shaky start to power past Simona Halep and claim a fifth WTA Finals title in Singapore.
Andy Murray virtually assured himself of qualifying for the ATP World Tour Finals by battling to a 3-6 7-6 (9-7) 7-6 (10-8) win over Tommy Robredo in the Valencia Open final.