Rafael Nadal, out of action since June, will resume training in two weeks with the aim of playing in the ATP Tour Finals and the Davis Cup final, his uncle Tony has told Fox Sports television channel.
Nadal, the former world number one, has not played a competitive match since his shock loss to unseeded Czech Lukas Rosol in the second round at Wimbledon on June 28.
Murray up against Wawrinka in Japan
TOKYO: Andy Murray posted a comfortable 6-1, 6-2 win over Lukas Lacko of Slovakia to earn a place in the quarter-finals at the Japan Open on Sunday. The top-seed will now meet Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland.
Sharapova breezes into last 16 in Beijing
BEIJING: World No. 2 Maria Sharapova progressed to the last-16 of the China Open defeating Romania's Sorana Cirstea 6-2, 6-2. She will face Slovenia’s Polona Hercog in the third round.