Stanislas Wawrinka secured his place in the semi-finals at the World Tour Finals after beating David Ferrer 6-7 6-4 6-1 at The O2 in London'. The Swiss No 2 needed a win and for Rafa Nadal to defeat Tomas Berdych to make sure of a place in the last four, and he battled hard to keep up his side of the bargain. (Courtesy of ATP)
For Ferrer, the World No. 3 had his nine-match winning streak at the Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy snapped, dropping a seventh consecutive ATP World Tour final after triumphing in Auckland and Buenos Aires to open the year. The Spaniard is the seventh player to reach both Paris finals, in Roland Garros and Bercy, in the same year. (Courtesy of ATP)
Ferru: "Rafa and Roger are the two best players in the history of the game"
Says Ferru, currently No. 4 in the world, as he arrives at the China Open this week. Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are in a battle for the No. 1 ranking year- end ranking. Ferrer, who reached his first Grand Slam final at Roland Garros this year, recounts his season and is expected to perform well in Beijing. (Courtesy of ATP)
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