Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer drawn together in same group at ATP Finals in London


Djokovic misplaced to Alexander Zverev in closing year’s remaining
2019 Nitto ATP Finals
Venue:O2 Arena, LondonDates:10-Innovative Organization 17 November
Protection:Scrutinize live protection of 1 match per day on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer and on-line; Listen on BBC Radio 5 Reside Sports actions Extra; Reside textual enlighten on selected fits on the BBC Sport online page online and app. Clickright herefor Reside Info.

Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer had been drawn in the same personnel at the ATP Finals match, which begins on Sunday at London’s O2 Arena.

5-time winner Djokovic and six-time winner Federer are drawn alongside Dominic Thiem and Matteo Berrettini.

World quantity 1 Rafael Nadal is in a personnel with Daniil Medvedev, Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev.

Earlier on Tuesday Nadal mentioned he plans to compete in London, no matter pulling out of closing week’s Paris Masters.

The Spaniard mentioned an MRI scan had confirmed a “dinky” abdominal damage, which forced him to withdraw from the semi-finals in Paris.

Despite pulling out, Nadal overtook Djokovic at the tip of the rankings this week but can also lose the scheme as year-terminate quantity 1 in London.

If the Spaniard does no longer play or fails to own a spherical-robin match at the ATP Finals, Djokovic will take top feature if he wins two personnel-stage fits and reaches the relaxation.

Djokovic will additionally create the year as quantity 1 if he wins the match and Nadal does no longer reach the semi-finals.

The ATP Finals are the season-ending championships featuring the year’s eight simplest gamers and has been held at London’s O2 Arena since 2009.

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The gamers play three spherical-robin fits with the tip two in each personnel progressing to the semi-finals.

Britain’s Joe Salisbury and accomplice Rajeev Ram are in the doubles competition and play Raven Klaasen and Michael Venus in the outlet match at 12:00 GMT on Sunday.

ATP Finals Groups
Andre Agassi CrewBjorn Borg Crew
Rafael NadalNovak Djokovic
Daniil MedvedevRoger Federer
Stefanos TsitsipasDominic Thiem
Alexander ZverevMatteo Berrettini

How to apply ATP Finals on the BBC

Reside protection of 1 match per day would possibly be shown on BBC TV and the BBC Sport online page online and app, beginning with the outlet match at 13:50 GMT on Sunday on BBC Two.

There’ll additionally be live radio commentary on BBC Radio 5 Reside Sports actions Extra and there would possibly be live textual enlighten commentary of selected fits on the BBC Sport online page online and app.

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