Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic have learned their Shanghai Masters fate. While Federer is out to defend his title in Shanghai as he, along with Djokovic, will play for the first time since their Laver Cup success a fortnight ago.
Djokovic is the early favourite to win the tournament because of his recent success at Wimbledon, Cincinnati Masters and US Open.
He also has the chance to close the gap to world No 1 Rafael Nadal to 215 points if he can add another trophy to his collection.
However, Federer will be putting up a stern defence of his crown, especially after dipping in from over the last six months. Read more