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Murray to take aura of invincibility into new year


LONDON Forget the latest addition to Andy Murray's creaking trophy cabinet, the $2.4 million check and the adulation of a nation, the most significant upshot of his ATP World Tour Finals victory over Novak Djokovic is the aura it brings.

Factbox: Murray and Djokovic season comparisons

LONDON Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic have dominated 2016.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Nov 20 2016

Djokovic says restructuring Davis Cup is 'no brainer'

LONDON Novak Djokovic says changing the format of the Davis Cup is a "no brainer" and has repeated his plea to the International Tennis Federation to make structural changes to the team event.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Nov 17 2016

Thiem weathers Monfils storm to win first Tour Finals match

LONDON Dominic Thiem stayed very much in the mix at the ATP World Tour Finals with a 6-3 1-6 6-4 victory over mercurial Frenchman Gael Monfils at the O2 Arena on Tuesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Nov 15 2016

Business as usual for new top dog Murray

LONDON A new title maybe, but there is no chance of Andy Murray getting ahead of himself this week at the ATP World Tour Finals -- especially with Ivan Lendl in his corner.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Nov 14 2016

Wawrinka proves poor substitute for Federer in Nishikori loss

LONDON With six-times champion Roger Federer absent, Swiss fans dotted around London's O2 Arena were rooting for Stan Wawrinka at the ATP World Tour Finals on Monday but left feeling short-changed after their man was thrashed by Kei Nishikori.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Nov 14 2016

Murray takes long road to reel in old rival Djokovic

LONDON New world number one Andy Murray was born a week before Novak Djokovic and won the pair's first junior tussle on the tennis court.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Nov 05 2016

Factbox: Previous ATP world number ones

Chronological list of former ATP world number ones since computer rankings were introduced in 1973.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Nov 05 2016

Murray hungry to keep on improving, says Gilbert

LONDON Only 26 men have scaled the top of the ATP world tennis rankings but for some of them it has been such a fleeting experience that their names have been reduced to obscure pub quiz questions.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Nov 05 2016

Cilic wins Basel title, edges nearer London

Marin Cilic beat Japan's Kei Nishikori for the Basel Open title on Sunday to edge closer to securing his place in the ATP World Tour Finals in London next month.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Oct 30 2016
Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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