Wardy has a wild card into the main draw in Dubai.
Plays Teymuraz Gabashvili (WR 65) in round 1http://www.atpworldtour.com/posting/2014/495/mds.pdf
He was practising (and tweeting) with Andy earlier in the week:
James Ward @JamesWardtennis Feb 19
Good practice today with @andy_murray. You hit so many more cones than I did ,your so accurate!! Shame u sacked the Arsenal 2nite tho!! Uhhh
Andy Murray @JamesWardtennis yea you are right mate, I hit so many more cones than you it was little embarrassing..
just got out of meeting now, so could make the 2nd half.. can't believe you don't know the offside rule..#bullseye #sniper