Murray takes aim at Australian Open jinx

Published : 8:00 pm  January 15, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray sets out Monday to end a record run of Australian Open final defeats as his great rival Novak Djokovic vies to become the tournament’s greatest champion of all-time.

Murray, Djokovic face testing draws at Australian Open tennis

Published : 9:53 am  January 14, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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World number one Andy Murray could face challenges from Kei Nishikori and Stan Wawrinka if he is to reach a sixth Australian Open final following Friday’s draw.

Djokovic ends Murray’s 28-win streak in Qatar triumph

Published : 7:31 pm  January 8, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Novak Djokovic brought world number one Andy Murray’s 28-match winning streak to an end in Doha on Saturday to retain the Qatar Open title in a three-set thriller.

Djokovic still the biggest rival, says Murray

Published : 2:34 pm  January 2, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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World number one Andy Murray insisted Sunday that Novak Djokovic will remain his biggest threat in 2017, as the pair prepare for a potential first clash of the season in Doha this week.

Arise ‘Sir Andy’, ‘Sir Mo’ as Murray, Farah knighted

Published : 8:38 am  December 31, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Wimbledon champion Andy Murray and Olympic gold medalist Mo Farah will each receive a knighthood in the New Year Honours.

Former world No 1 Ana Ivanovic retires

Published : 10:27 am  December 29, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Former world No 1 Ana Ivanovic on Wednesday announced her retirement from tennis, admitting that the physical toll of the circuit had proved too much.

Delbonis seals Argentina’s maiden Davis Cup title

Published : 10:38 am  November 28, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Federico Delbonis swept aside Croatia’s Ivo Karlovic 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 in Sunday’s deciding rubber as Argentina clinched a first Davis Cup title with a stunning fightback in Zagreb.

‘Arise Sir Andy’ – World number one Murray tipped for knighthood

Published : 11:04 am  November 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray was tipped to become ‘Sir Andy’ after crowning a golden season on top of the world days after brother Jamie topped the doubles standings, prompting their mother to hail the “kings of world tennis”.

Ruthless Djokovic routs Goffin in Tour Finals

Published : 10:17 am  November 18, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Novak Djokovic crushed David Goffin 6-1, 6-2 at the ATP Tour Finals on Thursday as the world number two kept his foot on the gas in the race to finish the year atop the world rankings.

Djokovic beats Raonic to book last four spot at Tour Finals

Published : 10:14 am  November 16, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Novak Djokovic booked his place in the semi-finals of the ATP Tour Finals with an emotional 7-6 (8/6), 7-6 (7/5) victory over Milos Raonic on Tuesday.

Murray, Djokovic target year-end top spot

Published : 12:50 pm  November 12, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic will stage a dramatic battle to finish 2016 on top of the world as the two old rivals aim for the title at the ATP Tour Finals.

Golden era makes top ranking sweeter, says Murray

Published : 10:44 am  November 6, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Newly-minted world number one Andy Murray admitted rising to the top of the rankings amid a golden era in men’s tennis made his achievement even more satisfying.

Murray one win from top spot as Djokovic crashes

Published : 10:22 am  November 5, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray closed to within one victory of becoming the world’s top-ranked player for the first time after defeating Tomas Berdych in the Paris Masters quarter-finals on Friday.

Murray to face Verdasco in Paris opener

Published : 11:42 am  November 1, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray will meet Fernando Verdasco in his opening match at the Paris Masters after the Spaniard advanced at the expense of injured Dutchman Robin Haase on Monday.

Cibulkova climbs to third

Published : 11:44 pm  October 31, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Surprise WTA Finals winner Dominka Cibulkova has climbed three places into fifth in the latest world rankings published on Monday.

Murray closes in on Djokovic

Published : 11:25 pm  October 31, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray’s third win on the bounce in Vienna lifted him up to 10985 points in the latest ATP rankings published Monday and one win away from toppling Novak Djokovic at number one.

Nadal confident he and Federer not finished yet

Published : 12:35 pm  October 20, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Rafael Nadal insists he can still compete with the best in the world for “many years to come” after opening his tennis academy alongside Roger Federer in Mallorca on Wednesday.

Banned Kyrgios could quit without proper support – Cash

Published : 10:45 am  October 18, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Australia’s tempestuous talent Nick Kyrgios has the potential to be a future grand slam champion but could just as easily be lost to the sport if he fails to get the support he needs, according to former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash.

‘Bad boy’ Kyrgios banned after Shanghai tantrums

Published : 9:48 am  October 18, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Tennis ‘bad boy’ Nick Kyrgios has been banned for eight tournament weeks for his conduct at the Shanghai Masters last week, the governing body for men’s tennis (ATP) said on Monday.

Serena pulls out of WTA Finals with injured shoulder

Published : 9:21 am  October 18, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Serena Williams has withdrawn from the season-ending WTA Finals in Singapore later this month citing a persistent shoulder injury, the world number two said on Monday.

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