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.

Murray beats Bautista Agut to win third Shanghai Masters title

Published : 9:41 pm  October 16, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray powered his way to a third Shanghai Masters title by beating Spanish 15th seed Roberto Bautista Agut 7-6(1) 6-1 in Sunday’s final to close in on Novak Djokovic at the top of the world rankings.

Djokovic stunned by Bautista Agut, Murray eases through

Published : 10:39 pm  October 15, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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World number one Novak Djokovic suffered a shock 6-4 6-4 loss to Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut and his fierce rival Andy Murray beat France’s Gilles Simon 6-4 6-3 in the Shanghai Masters semi-finals on Saturday.

Name that tune as Djokovic hums into Shanghai Masters semis

Published : 11:26 am  October 15, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Top-ranked Novak Djokovic hummed on the baseline to keep himself calm as he survived an almighty scare against 110th-ranked Mischa Zverev to reach the Shanghai Masters semi-finals on Friday.

Radwanska, Kuznetsova breeze through at Tianjin Open

Published : 11:58 am  October 13, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Top seeds Agnieszka Radwanska and Svetlana Kuznetsova made short work of their opponents Wednesday to advance at the Tianjin Open.

Nadal stunned, Murray cruises, Kyrgios slumps in Shanghai

Published : 11:08 pm  October 12, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Fourth seed Rafa Nadal was stunned by Serb Viktor Troicki in an upset-filled Shanghai Masters second round on Wednesday while Andy Murray breezed past American Steve Johnson and Nick Kyrgios slumped to a listless defeat.

Djokovic storms through in Shanghai

Published : 10:40 pm  October 11, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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World number one Novak Djokovic cruised into the Shanghai Masters third round with a 6-3 6-3 win over Italy’s Fabio Fognini on Tuesday, the Serbian’s first match since his loss to Stan Wawrinka in last month’s U.S. Open final.

Sharapova returns to court in Las Vegas charity event

Published : 10:11 pm  October 11, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Maria Sharapova returned to the tennis court for two exhibition matches on Monday, her first appearance since testing positive for the banned substance meldonium at the Australian Open in January.

Murray battles past Dimitrov to clinch China Open title

Published : 10:20 am  October 10, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray out gunned Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov 6-4 7-6(2) in the final of the China Open on Sunday to claim his 40th career title and continue his pursuit of the world number one spot.

Konta breaks into top 10 after reaching China final

Published : 8:03 am  October 9, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Britain’s Johanna Konta will become the first British woman to reach the top 10 of the WTA rankings for 32 years on Monday after reaching the China Open final on Saturday.

Murray continues Djokovic chase by reaching China Open final

Published : 12:20 am  October 9, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Top seed Andy Murray continued his pursuit of Novak Djokovic in the race to end the year as number one in the ATP rankings with a crushing 6-2 6-3 defeat of Spain’s David Ferrer to reach the final of the China Open on Saturday.

Nadal crashes, Murray reaches China Open semis

Published : 9:12 am  October 8, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Rafael Nadal crashed out of the China Open quarter-finals to 20th-ranked Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov on Friday as Andy Murray swept into his 11th semi of the season.

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