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Muguruza kept putting pressure on Kvitova's service game, and the Czech needed to save two break points again in the seventh game before holding her serve.
The Croat hung on and even had a chance to take the lead, but squandered three break points of his own with the score tied at 5-5 in the first set.
Konta was yet to earn a break point in the set but her first was a match point at 9-8 after a Vekic forehand drifted long.
However, Murray slipped up in the 11th game and a wayward forehand down the line offered his rival a rare break point which he gratefully seized.
Williams grabbed a third break point - so Watson blasted an ace.
Murray saw off two break points then got on game point but ballooned a forehand long and was clearly irritated with himself.
Cilic crafted two break points for himself, but Murray saved both before breaking for a third successive time.
Djokovic spurned another break point in the seventh game when he returned long and he vented his frustration by yelling and striking the net with his racquet, but in the end Djokovic battle through to the semi-finals.
Murray served three aces in winning the first set, taking his only break point and saving two on his own serve.
Ferrer will be wondering what if after converting just one out of 10 break point chances, but has another opportunity to himself qualify for the knock-out phase when he takes on Janko Tipsarevic on Saturday.
He broke the Serb in his first service game and then saved a break point in the 10th game before clinching the set when Tipsarevic netted a forehand.
The Olympic champion forced a break point as early as the third game but was unable to convert that opportunity.
Ferrer converted another break point when Nadal double-faulted to lead 5-4, but then hit wide on serve to be broken after Nadal's incredible scramble had set up the break chance.
Murray, chasing his third title of the season this week, looked solid in the opening set, never ceding even a break point as he cantered to the opener on the back of a lone break of his opponent.
CLSI issued new intravenous penicillin resistance break point standards in 2008.