Murray beats Tsonga to reach London semis
Andy Murray scored a 6-2 7-6 victory over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to set up a semi-final clash with Roger Federer at the ATP World Tour Finals.
Murray took a 4-0 lead after breaking Tsonga twice in the opening set.
Tsonga finally got on the scoreboard in the fifth game but was not able to battle for the set as Murray claimed it in 33 minutes.
Two double faults from Tsonga helped Murray break serve at the start of the second but the Scot lose focus and allowed Tsonga to break to love and level at 4-4.
Another sell-out crowd at the famous London venue were treated to some entertaining rallies as Tsonga went for broke but Murray avoided using up any extra energy when he claimed a second set tiebreak 7-3.