No.16 seed Tommy Robredo stunned world no.1 and four-time former runner-up 7-6 (6), 7-5 in R3 of the Western & Southern Open on Thursday.
The top seed battled past world no.31 Gilles Simon 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 on Tuesday evening in the second round of the Western & Southern Open.
Nole starts his Cincinnati Masters campaign in the second round against world no.31 Gilles Simon.
Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga ended Novak’s 2014 Rogers Cup campaign with a 6-2, 6-2 win in 63 minutes on Thursday.
Novak battled past Gael Monfils 6-2, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (2) to reach the third round at the Rogers Cup in Toronto on Wednesday.
Novak and Stan beat Cabal/Marrero 6-3, 7-5 to advance into second round of doubles competition at the Rogers Cup in Toronto.
Novak is a top seed and has a first round BYE. He will open campaign against either Gael Monfils (FRA) or Radek Stepanek (CZE).
Novak starts his US Open Series campaign at the Rogers Cup, taking place in Toronto, Canada, from August 4-10.
World no.1 and Wimbledon champion will return to Abu Dhabi for the season-opening Mubadala World Tennis Championship (1-3 January, 2015).
The world no.1 will represent Dubai (UAE) in a four-team International Premier Tennis League (November 28-December 13).
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