Posted October 11, 2011 on AP on Fox

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 31: Andy Murray of Great Britain looks up during the trophy presentaion after his men's final match against Roger Federer of Switzerland during day fourteen of the 2010 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 31, 2010 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
Just weeks after raising the possibility of a strike in protest at the crowded tennis calendar, Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal acknowledged Tuesday that bringing the top players together to formulate a plan might be difficult. Murray last month said a meeting would likely take place during this week's Shanghai Masters, but the withdrawals of Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic seem to have put paid to that. The No. 4-ranked Murray said Tuesday that co-ordinating players' schedules wasn't easy. ''Whether it happens or not, it's quite a tough thing to do because there's a lot of players to coordinate and sometimes guys don't go to the same tournaments,'' Murray said. ''Tennis players aren't always the easiest people to get hold of when they're not at tournaments.'' Nadal said the timing wasn't right to have a discussion about a possible next step. ''There is something there, but is not the right moment to talk about it,'' he said Tuesday. ''Always is better talk about the things when...
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