Seven players in the top 30, 19 Grand Slam titles altogether,
and an alltime great in the field has Auckland women's tennis
classic director Karl Budge purring with what is on offer at
the end of this year.
Roger Federer has booked his place in the ATP World Tour
Finals for a record-tying 12th consecutive year by dismissing
South African Kevin Anderson 6-4 6-4 to reach the third round
of the Paris Masters.