Tomas Berdych in action against Gilles Simon of France during the men's singles third round match on day 5 of Shanghai Rolex Masters at Qi Zhong Tennis Centre on Thursday, October 15, 2015 in Shanghai, China. Berdych won 6-3, 6-3.
Chair umpire Ali Nili
Tomas Berdych's coach Dani Vallverdu in Asia
Next up for Murray will be fifth seed Tomas Berdych, who disposed of Gilles Simon 6-3, 6-3 in 86 minutes. Berdych won 77 per cent of points on the Simon second serve and broke his opponent four times (4/7) to set up a 13th meeting with Murray. The series is currently deadlocked at six, with the Brit winning the past two encounters (2015 Miami and 2015 Australian Open).