Despite a couple of shaky showings en route to the Gerry Weber Open final, Roger Federer is happy with how he is progressing on grass.
In only his second competitive outing since last July, Andy Murray will face Stan Wawrinka in a mouthwatering Eastbourne tie.
After over 100 years of male captains, France have handed the Davis Cup leadership role to Amelie Mauresmo.
Denis Kudla rose to the occasion in Halle, but was unable to prevent Roger Federer from reaching yet another final.
More big names tumbled out of the week's two WTA Tour events on Friday, as Mihaela Buzarnescu and Sofia Kenin claimed scalps.
Novak Djokovic joined an exclusive club on Friday, winning his 800th ATP Tour match in the sport he says, "I love with all my heart".
Nick Kyrgios showed enough in the quarter-finals to suggest he will trouble top seed Marin Cilic in the last four at Queen's Club.
Roger Federer acknowledged he had to "fight" to reach the semi-finals in Halle, where he will face Denis Kudla.
Andy Murray offered no guarantees he will play at Wimbledon, but the three-time major champion will play at Eastbourne next week.
Roger Federer moved into the last four of the Gerry Weber Open, but it was not all plain sailing against Matthew Ebden.