newstennis2 months ago

US Open to feature Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Andy Murray together

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Andy Murray, the "big four" of the tennis world, will be seen together in US Open, since their united appearance in Wimbledon last year. Novak Djokovic will be hoping to snatch his third US Open title, scheduled to be played in New York.
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newstennis3 months ago

Andy Murray tries to abandon Wimbledon press conference to watch France vs Argentina

Andy Murray invited reporters to abandon a Wimbledon news conference so that he could watch the World Cup round of 16 thriller between France and Argentina. Murray stated that he couldn’t believe he was missing the match and suggested the reporters to end the conference by pointing at the door.
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newstennis4 months ago

2018 Wimbledon | Andy Murray draws Benoit Paire as Roger Federer gets Dusan Lajovic

The draws for the opening round of Wimbledon are out and the likes of Andy Murray, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are all dealt with an easy progression. Murray would be up against Benoit Paire although the Britisher's participation remains in doubt as he is not 100% fitness yet.
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newstennis5 months ago

Injured Andy Murray may return in time for Wimbledon

Andy Murray, who has been out of action since 2017, can still return to play at Wimbledon 2018 according to his mother. The British professional tennis player underwent a hip surgery in January this year, after which his chances of returning to the professional tennis circuit looked pale.
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featuretennis8 months ago

Rafael Nadal Vows to End Roger Federer's Domination

Roger Federer might be on top of the world after winning the Men’s Singles in Australian Open, but he is yet to cover plenty of ground before he becomes the World No. 1 again. And Rafael Nadal, who is currently sitting atop the ATP rankings, has vowed to crush Federer’s hopes of overtaking him.
Ayesha d'Souza
newstennis9 months ago

Andy Murray to trim schedule to prevent recurrence of injuries

Andy Murray has planned to trim his schedule for the new season to prevent the recurrence of the injuries that blighted his campaign in 2017, after the Wimbledon quarter-final exit in July. Murray has been suffering from a hip problem that kept him out of the latter part of the season last year.
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newstennisa year ago

Judy Murray backs change in ATP scheduling after injury-packed 2017

Judy Murray has asserted that the ATP needs to rethink the scheduling of the year’s matches to avoid players missing out majors due to injuries. The 58-year-old coach pointed out that despite managing their workload, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal ended up missing quite a bit of the action.
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newstennisa year ago

Andy Murray and Ivan Lendl part ways again

Eighteenth months after re-signing with Ivan Lendl, Andy Murray has decided to split with the veteran coach by "mutual agreement" after yet another successful campaign in 2016. The duo had first teamed up in 2012, which had proved to be the start of Murray’s success on the biggest stage.
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newstennisa year ago

WATCH | Roger Federer in a kilt defeats a tartan-hat wearing Andy Murray

Andy Murray looked quite different to the crowd as he donned a Tam o' Shanter complete with ginger wig to face Roger Federer during a charity game in Glasgow, who had borrowed a kilt from a female fan mid-game. The not so serious game ended in the Swiss’ favour, who won it 6-3 3-6 10-6.
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featuretennisa year ago

Long recovery breaks and advanced conditining foresee ageing players dominate world tennis for years to come

Tennis has undergone a huge change over the years. No more can a knee or elbow surgery force the end of an athlete’s career, even if he has crossed his prime. With men’s tennis mostly dominated by players in their early and mid-thirties now, recovery breaks have become a growing trend.
Subhayan Dutta