Andy Murray, who ranked World No. 3 is to undergo a minor back surgery.
The 26-year-old has been surviving with back issues throughout the season, starting at the Rome Masters and eventually causing him to pull out of the French Open.
After failing to retain the US Open, Murray has decided to have a minor back surgery, which will put him on the sidelines for the rest of the season.
Murray will not be available for the ATP Tour finals to be held in London.