Singles draw was made for the 2016 BNP Paribas Masters in Paris on Friday.
The ninth and final ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament of the season is taking place at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris from October 31 to November 6.
Sixteen seeds (1-16) got BYE in the first round. Defending champion Novak Djokovic is no.1 seed and will open his quest for a fifth title in Bercy in the second round against world no.34 Gilles Muller from Luxembourg (3-0 H2H).
Novak’s possible rivals in the later stages of the tournament are:
3rd round: Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria, 14), Marcos Baghdatis (Cyprus)
Quarter-finals: David Goffin (Belgium), Marin Cilic (Croatia, 9), Ivo Karlovic (Croatia)
Semi-finals: Stan Wawrinka (Switzerland, 3), Dominic Thiem (Austria, 6), Richard Gasquet (France, 12), David Ferrer (Spain, 15)
Finals: Andy Murray (GBR, 2), Milos Raonic (Canada, 4), Kei Nishikori (Japan, 5), Tomas Berdych (Czech Republic, 7), Roberto Bautista Agut (Spain, 10), Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (France, 11)…
It will be Novak’s 12th appearance at the Paris Masters. The 29-year-old Belgrade native won the event in 2009, 2013, 2014 and 2015. In the last year’s final, he beat Andy Murray 6-2, 6-4.
Djokovic and his compatriot Nenad Zimonjic teamed up in the doubles competition in Paris. They fell to Quentin Halys and Adrian Mannarino (WC) in the first round, 3-6, 4-6.
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