Tennis - With their spots in the ATP World Tour Finals in London still to be finalized, Canada's Milos Raonic and Croatian Marin Cilic head to Moscow for the ATP Kremlin Cup as the top two seeds. All the top four seeds, which include third seed Ernests Gulbis and fourth seed Fabio Fognini, have byes in the first round.
Raonic is currently in eighth position in the race to London while Cilic is currently in sixth position. Though the ATP has not made an official announcement, Cilic's spot is guaranteed in London as per the ATP rules which says that a Grand Slam champion in the current year will qualify for the ATP World Tour Finals as long as he finishes in the Top 20. Moscow is one of three ATP events next week, along side Vienna and Stockholm where London hopefuls are competing as the Race to London comes down to the wire.
(1) Raonic, Milos CAN vs Bye
Qualifier vs Qualifier
Groth, Sam AUS vs (WC) Rublev, Andrey RUS
Kuznetsov, Andrey RUS vs (5) Bautista Agut, Roberto ESP (3) Gulbis, Ernests LAT vs Bye
Vesely, Jiri CZE vs Gimeno-Traver, Daniel SPA
Dodig, Ivan CRO vs Riba, Pere SPA
Lajovic, Dusan SRB vs (8) Seppi, Andreas ITA Youzhny, Mikhail RUS vs Qualifier
Lorenzi, Paolo ITA vs Monaco, Juan ARG
Kukushkin, Mickhail KAZ vs (WC) Khachanov, Karen RUS
Bye vs (4) Fognini, Fabio ITA (6) Robredo, Tommy ESP vs Qualifier
Jaziri, Malek TUN vs Krajinovic, Filip SRB
Sela, Dudi ISR vs (WC) Donskoy, Evgeny RUS
Bye vs (2) Cilic, Marin CRO ALSO READ - IF ONLY MILOS RAONIC COULD MOVE FASTER