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June 20th, 2016

Andy Murray Sets Record With 5th Queen’s Title; Florian Mayer Denies Alexander Zverev In Halle

“It’s a tournament that obviously means a lot to me,” said Murray, who also won the title in 2015, ’13, ’11 and ’09. “It’s been my most successful tournament.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:56 am in Halle, Queens | 171 Comments »

June 18th, 2016

Andy Murray v Milos Raonic In The Queen’s Lendl-McEnroe Bowl, Who’s The Pick?

Ivan Lendl v John McEnroe battle for the first time as coaches! Sean Randall picks the winner.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:29 pm in Queens | 77 Comments »

June 17th, 2016

Andy Murray Needs 3 In Queen’s, Meets Marin Cilic In SFs; Milos Raonic Stays Perfect Under McEnroe

We are now one match from a Ivan Lendl-John McEnroe coaching showdown.

Posted by Staff @ 7:00 pm in Queens | 26 Comments »

June 16th, 2016

Andy Murray, Milos Raonic Move Into Queen’s QFs; John Isner Blows 10 MPs In Loss

Ivan Lendl and John McEnroe could be headed to a coaching clash this weekend in London.

Posted by Staff @ 10:39 pm in Queens | 2 Comments »

June 15th, 2016

Milos Raonic Finishes Off Nick Kyrgios In Queen’s; John Isner Serves Notice Smacking 25 Aces In Win

Andy Murray returns to the court Thursday to face countryman Aljaz Bedene.

Posted by Staff @ 7:04 pm in Queens | 2 Comments »

June 11th, 2016

Federer, Murray Lead Grass Events Next Week at Halle, Queen’s

Notes: Six of the eight seeds have challenging starts with (1) Murray vs. Mahut, (5) Cilic vs. F-Lo, (6) Bautista Agut vs. Querrey, (3) Raonic vs. Kyrgios, (7) Isner vs. Del Potro, and (2) Wawrinka vs. Hot Sauce…The all-Brit wildcard allocation went to Kyle Edmund, Daniel Evans and James Ward…

Posted by Staff @ 6:21 pm in Halle, Queens, Tennis | 172 Comments »

June 22nd, 2015

Andy Murray Says He’s Better Now Than When He Won Wimbledon In 2013

Andy Murray is ready for Wimbledon.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:04 am in Queens | 112 Comments »

June 20th, 2015

Federer Fights Off Karlovic, Faces Seppi In Halle Final; Anderson To Play Murray Or Troicki For Queen’s Title

Roger Federer seeks an 8th Halle title on Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 2:00 pm in Halle, Queens | 107 Comments »

June 19th, 2015

Murray Wins In Three At Queen’s; Ace King Karlovic Takes On Federer In Halle

Andy Murray and Roger Federer are in semifinal matches this weekend.

Posted by Staff @ 5:10 pm in Halle, Queens | 38 Comments »

June 19th, 2015

Andy Murray Says If He Could Have Any Single Shot In Tennis He Would Take John Isner’s Serve

Andy Murray wants John Isner’s serve. Who doesn’t?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:14 am in Queens | 8 Comments »

June 18th, 2015

Murray Advances At Queen’s, Defending Champion Dimitrov Out; Federer In Halle QFs

They will be no repeat champion in Queen’s this year.

Posted by Staff @ 9:24 pm in Halle, Queens | 14 Comments »

June 18th, 2015

Thanasi Kokkinakis Admits He Played Like Rubbish, But Is Glad He Saw Some Celebs In The Crowd

Thanasi Kokkinakis took the positives from his loss.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:19 pm in Queens | 3 Comments »

June 17th, 2015

Federer Downs Gulbis In Halle; Anderson Ousts Wawrinka At Queen’s

Roger Federer avenged his loss Ernests Gulbis in Halle today.

Posted by Staff @ 7:02 pm in Halle, Queens | 66 Comments »

June 17th, 2015

Nick Kyrgios: I Need To Get Away From Tennis, Delete My ATP App, Play Video Games And Chill!

Nick Kyrgios needs a vacation.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:54 am in Queens | 26 Comments »

June 17th, 2015

Rafael Nadal: I’m Not Happy I Lost, That’s Tennis; But I Feel I’m Playing Well And I’m Mentally Positive

Rafael Nadal takes the positives from the loss.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:40 am in Queens | 3 Comments »