Andy Murray hopes Beijing can provide springboard for jump to top spot
Andy Murray has set his sights on a strong finish to his season and with it a shot at surpassing Novak Djokovic at the top of the rankings.
The world number two is in Beijing for the China Open where he is hoping to make ground on the absent Djokovic in his pursuit of the coveted position at the summit of the men's game.
A stellar 2016 so far, which has seen Murray win Wimbledon for a second time as well as reach two more grand slam finals and claim the Olympic gold in Rio, has coincided with a difficult second half of the season for his great rival Djokovic.
The Serbian, who is not playing... read more
- 16:34 East Hull dance students set to wow Broadway in one-off performance
- 16:34 Hessle Road dentist to offer free mouth cancer checks in November
- 16:34 Hibs pair Anthony Stokes and Danny Swanson could miss Hearts clash...
- 16:33 Holbeach Bank FC shares the joy as £1,450 goes to charity
- 16:33 Major Fintech event to be held to bring ‘disrupters’ and mainstream...
- 16:33 Plans for new microbrewery, bar and cafe in Leeds approved
- 16:33 Could you help spread a little Christmas cheer? A farm is looking...
- 16:32 Simona Halep was too strong for Caroline Garcia in Singapore as the...
- 16:32 FAN VIEW: The majority of Evertonians are delighted Ronald Koeman’s...
- 16:32 Manchester City train in high spirits as Pep Guardiola's...
- 16:31 Family devastated after loss of Heysham man
- 16:30 Mother of Doncaster teen killed in horror crash pays tribute to...
- 16:30 Corrie Mckeague: Landfill search for missing airman resumes
- 16:29 Would you like to make a difference to children’s education?
- 16:28 Communities Secretary Sajid Javid says he was a victim of snobbery...
- 16:26 Awesome new solar-powered electric car REVEALED, but there is an issue
- 16:26 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake REVEALED in new pictures
- 16:25 Leahy books National Final spot following tough Parks encounter
- 16:24 Late firing times announced
- 16:24 Hundreds raised for local hospice following Heart of Ulverston Awards
- 16:24 Would you like to make a difference to children’s education?
- 16:23 YouTuber, 14, bursts into tears as she reveals school bullies told...
- 16:23 Rare red sprites in action: Dazzling footage shows mysterious...
- 16:23 Is this the key to treating PTSD? Scientists pinpoint fear in the...
- 16:21 Man accused of firearm offences appears in court
- 16:20 Fire safety warning to Sheffield students 'propping open doors to...
- 16:20 This new Lady Gaga waxwork will haunt your dreams
- 16:20 Families enjoy FanFest event at Sunderland’s Stadium of Light
- 16:20 Police appeal after woman sexually assaulted in Washington
- 16:20 Fleetwood takeaway shut down after police raid