October saw Murray win the European Open in Antwerp, beating his old rival Stan Wawrinka in the final.
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Davis averaged a career-best 28.1 points to go with 11.1 rebounds and 2.6 blocks, and he is also a finalist for Defensive Player of the Year along with Rudy Gobert of the Utah Jazz and Joel Embiid of the Philadelphia 76ers.
Djokovic's concerns were shared by France's Nicolas Mahut, who said having two men's team competitions was "too much."I shall close my door and be at peace.
But first Marnus Labuschagne, the world's leading run-scorer for 2019, and then Smith smacked half centuries to seize back control and leave them on 257 for four, frustrating the disciplined New Zealand bowlers.
British golfer Eddie Pepperell's Turkish Open bid came to an abrupt and early end when he ran out of golf balls.
But concerns over the fitness of the five-time losing Australian Open finalist were raised when he canceled a scheduled block of training in Miami.
"And it's six weeks apart, so they're not really helping each other in terms of marketing, in terms of the value of the event."
Traditionally a biennial January-February competition, it is slated for April 4 to 25 this year in three southern Cameroon cities, the capital, Yaounde, Douala and Limbe.