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January 8th, 2018

Andy Murray Undergoes Hip Surgery In Melbourne, Targets Grass Season Return

Andy Murray goes under the knife for his hip.

Posted by Staff @ 9:49 am in 2018 Season, Injuries | 73 Comments »

January 4th, 2018

5-Time Finalist Andy Murray Is Out Of The Australian Open

Andy Murray made it official.

Posted by Staff @ 9:36 am in Australian Open, Injuries | 20 Comments »

January 2nd, 2018

Andy Murray Withdraws From Brisbane, Considers Hip Surgery

Not likely that Andy Murray plays the Australian Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:30 am in Brisbane, Injuries | 56 Comments »

December 30th, 2017

Andy Murray Arrives In Brisbane, Will He Play?

Andy Murray will have a few more days to get ready for his 2018 opener.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:59 am in Brisbane | 9 Comments »

December 29th, 2017

Murray, Dimitrov, WTA 5 of Top 10 Headline ATP/WTA Brisbane; Preview

Muguruza leads five of the Top 10 players on the WTA rankings, in addition to former Slam winners Kvitova and Stosur…Muguruza and Pliskova receive opening-round byes…Tough starts for (1) Muguruza after a bye vs. 2017 breakout player Witthoeft, (7) Sevastova vs. Stosur, (4) Garcia vs. the upset specialist Cornet, (6) Mladenovic vs. the Kvitova/Anett Kontaveit winner, and (5) Konta vs. Keys…

Posted by Staff @ 10:44 pm in Tennis | No Comments »

December 28th, 2017

Andy Murray Is Practicing In Abu Dhabi

Andy Murray made a surprise appearance in Abu Dhabi, but won’t play in the event.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:06 am in 2018 Season | 3 Comments »

November 20th, 2017

Coaching Rumors: Djokovic With Stepanek, Vallverdu Back With Murray?

Which of these will come true? Neither? Both?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:59 am in Coaching | 11 Comments »

November 18th, 2017

Murray, Lendl Split Up Again

Will they be back together again or is this it?

Posted by Staff @ 12:36 am in Coaching | 5 Comments »

November 8th, 2017

Andy Murray Hopes To Be Ready For 2018

Andy Murray says he won’t come back until his 100% fit.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:19 am in 2018 Season | 6 Comments »

November 8th, 2017

Roger Federer In A Kilt? [Video]

What’s Roger Federer wearing under that?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:06 am in Exhibitions, Videos | No Comments »

November 8th, 2017

Andy Murray And Wife Kim Welcome A New Baby Girl

Andy Murray is now a father of two daughters.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:55 am in 2017 Season | 16 Comments »

September 6th, 2017

Andy Murray Withdraws From Asian Swing, Likely Done For Season

Andy Murray’s 2017 season is likely over.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 am in 2017 Season | 13 Comments »

August 26th, 2017

Andy Murray Withdraws From The US Open With Sore Hip, Could Miss Rest Of 2017

Andy Murray won’t play the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 4:32 pm in US Open | 86 Comments »

August 25th, 2017

US Open Men’s Draw: Federer Lands With Nadal, Easy Draw For Murray, But How Healthy Are They?

The big question of the US Open draw was where Roger Federer would land, Rafael Nadal’s quarter or Andy Murray’s? Turns out, if Roger and Rafa are to finally meet at the US Open, it won’t be in the final. It will be the semifinals. Meanwhile, Murray couldn’t have hand picked an easier draw. So [...]

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:23 pm in US Open | 42 Comments »

August 14th, 2017

7 Things I Think I Thought About Zverev’s Montreal Title, Federer’s Withdrawal From Cincy And No. 1

A Canadian Open recap and look aheads to Cincy and the US Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:56 pm in Canadian Open, Cincinnati, US Open, Year-End No. 1 | 34 Comments »