Federer, Djokovic divided over future venue for ATP Finals

Rafael Nadal has pulled out of next week’s ATP Tour Finals in London due to injury. —AFP  File

I just thought at the time it might take more time than I wished it to be.

Federer hits with pinpoint accuracy, but Djokovic, at his best, can nullify it like none other.

The 25-year-old's opponents in the Lleyton Hewitt group for the round-robin stage are Roger Federer, Kevin Anderson and Kei Nishikori.

Although he lost in the final of the Paris Masters to Karen Khachanov last week, Djokovic has had a remarkable second half of the year with wins in Wimbledon, the Cincinnati Masters, the US Open and the Shanghai Masters.

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The final showdown for the final trophy of the season is very likely to be Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer. "Reflecting on what I've been through in the previous year, it's quite a phenomenal achievement", said Djokovic, who was No. 2 last week and hadn't been No. 1 since November 2016. Since the start of Wimbledon, the Serb has compiled a 31-2 record that's reminiscent of his days of dominance.

The 2018 ATP Tour Finals kick off on Sunday 11 November in London and will feature a number of faces familiar to ASB Classic fans.

"I don't think it matters really where I win my 100th as long as it's going to happen at one point", said the 37-year-old, who has not won the ATP Finals since 2011.

'But it's been great here, I've enjoyed playing here.

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Back inside the Top 10 for the first time since August 2017, Nishikori's road to the being considered one of the best players in the world started off by losing a first round challenger match at the beginning of the year. "It turned out to be a ideal five months". Isner has been drawn in the same group as Novak Djokovic, Alexander Zverev and Marin Cilic, with the top two playing off against the top seeds from the second group for ultimate honours.

Federer, who has won the event a record six times, twice in London, said the British capital was the ideal fit. This is the third year running that eight different countries have been represented in the singles field.

The Serbian captured two awards this year, sneaking past Nadal at the last minute to earn the ATP World No. 1 trophy. The Japanese has also had the better of Thiem the last time the two guys met, in the Vienna quarterfinal.

Despite a mixed season, Federer believes that this year has been a success for him. I expect the match between Zverev and Cilic to be the eventual quarterfinal. After six hours and 36 minutes, the South African prevailed 7-6 (6), 6-7 (5) 6-7 (9), 6-4, 26-24.

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