ATP CINCINNATI - MAIN DRAW: Murray leads the field, Nadal could play Kyrgios in the third round


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ATP CINCINNATI - MAIN DRAW: Murray leads the field, Nadal could play Kyrgios in the third round

With Federer and Djokovic's absences the quality field in Cincinnati has surely been affected, but there are some interesting matches anyway. Murray could play his first match against Karlovic, then could face Nishikori and Raonic in the final rounds.

In the bottom half there are Nadal, Wawrinka and Berdych TOP HALF (1) Murray, Andy [GBR] vs Bye
Karlovic, Ivo [CRO] vs (PR) Monaco, Juan [ARG]
Dolgopolov, Alexandr [UKR] vs Anderson, Kevin [RSA]
Qualifier vs (13) Gasquet, Richard [FRA] (11) Goffin, David [BEL] vs (PR) Tipsarevic, Janko [SRB]
Sousa, Joao [POR] vs Tomic, Bernadi [AUS]
(WC) Fritz, Taylor [USA] vs Qualifier
Bye vs (5) Nishikori, Kei [JPN] (4) Raonic, Milos [CAN] vs Bye
Fognini, Fabio [ITA] vs Isner, John [USA]
Qualifier vs Zverev, Alexander [GER]
Mahut, Nicolas [FRA] vs (15) Bautista Agut, Roberto [ESP] (9) Monfils, Gael [FRA] vs Carreno Busta, Pablo [ESP]
Baghdatis, Marcos [CYP] vs Pospisil, Vasek [CAN]
Qualifier vs Qualifier
Bye vs (8) Thiem, Dominic [AUT] BOTTOM HALF

(6) Berdych, Tomas [CZE] vs Bye
Qualifier vs Granollers, Marcel [ESP]
(WC) Verdasco, Fernando [ESP] vs Ramos-Vinolas, Albert [ESP]
Troicki, Viktor [SRB] vs (12) Cilic, Marin [CRO] (14) Kyrgios, Nick [AUS] vs Pouille, Lucas [FRA]
Coric, Borna [CRO] vs Paire, Benoit [FRA]
Cuevas, Pablo [URU] vs Querrey, Sam [USA]
Bye vs (3) Nadal, Rafael [ESP] (7) Tsonga, Jo-Wilfried [FRA] vs Bye
(WC) Opelka, Reilly [USA] vs Chardy, Jeremy [FRA]
Johnson, Steve [USA] vs Delbonis, Federico [ARG]
(PR) Benneteau, Julien [FRA] vs (10) Ferrer, David [ESP] (16) Lopez, Feliciano [ESP] vs Qualifier
Simon, Gilles [FRA] vs Dimitrov, Grigor [BUL]
(WC) Donaldson, Jared [USA] vs Almagro, Nicolas [ESP]
Bye vs (2) Wawrinka, Stan [SUI] ALSO READ: OLYMPICS - DAY 8 SCHEDULE: Nishikori-Murray and Nadal-Del Potro on the Centre Court .