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April 28th, 2017

Murray Survives Ramos Threat In Barcelona, Rafa Runs Away From Chung

Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray are one win from a battle in the Barcelona final.

Posted by Staff @ 7:11 pm in Barcelona | No Comments »

April 27th, 2017

Nadal, Murray Move Into Barcelona QFs; Chung Ousts Zverev

Rafael Nadal will try to keep it going Friday in Barcelona against 20-year-old Hyeon Chung.

Posted by Staff @ 6:09 pm in Barcelona | 22 Comments »

April 27th, 2017

Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray Advance In Barcelona

Andy Murray didn’t have to play and Rafa only lost 3 games.

Posted by Staff @ 12:43 am in Barcelona | 12 Comments »

April 24th, 2017

Nadal, Murray Vie for ATP Barcelona Crown; Budapest; ATP Previews

Potential tough starts for (16) Lopez vs. G-Lo, and (9) Gasquet vs. (WC) Robredo…Wildcards were awarded to Murray, Robredo, Zverev, Albert Montanes, and Mikael Ymer…

Posted by Staff @ 12:57 am in Tennis | 3 Comments »

April 22nd, 2017

Andy Murray In, Kei Nishikori Out Of Barcelona

Andy Murray has taken a wildcard into Barcelona.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:14 am in Barcelona | No Comments »

April 21st, 2017

Andy Murray: The Positive Thing For Me Is My Elbow Is Feels Better Every Day

Andy Murray still has never made the Monte Carlo finals.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:11 am in Clay Season, Monte Carlo | No Comments »

April 20th, 2017

Nadal Rolls, Djokovic Survives, Murray And Wawrinka Fall In Monte Carlo; Friday QFs

“The most normal thing would be to lose the match,” said Ramos-Vinolas on trailing 0-4 in the third set. “But today it’s one of those days that sometimes happens. I still fought. I was fighting. I was 0-4, and I thought that I need to keep playing every point. Then, at the end, I won. I don’t know what to say.”

Posted by Staff @ 9:18 pm in Monte Carlo | 55 Comments »

April 20th, 2017

Murray Wins, Nadal Struggles at Monte Carlo; Nadal v Zverev Thursday

“I definitely played better as the match went on,” said Murray, who hadn’t played in over a month due to a right elbow injury. “Obviously, the first service game was not ideal. But when you are coming back from not really serving for a few weeks, it’s, I think, normal.

Posted by Staff @ 12:28 am in Monte Carlo | 78 Comments »

April 16th, 2017

Andy Murray: I’m A Horrible Cook, The Only Think I Can Make Is Scrambled Eggs [Video]

Andy Murray talks food before Monte Carlo.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:56 am in Monte Carlo | 1 Comment »

April 11th, 2017

Andy Murray Is Back After Elbow Issue, Hopes To Play Monte Carlo

Andy Murray’s elbow is much better!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:09 pm in Clay Season | 53 Comments »

March 30th, 2017

Andy Murray Pulls Out Of Davis Cup, Novak Djokovic Will Play

Novak Djokovic will be the lone Top 10 player in Davis Cup next week.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:13 am in Davis Cup | 3 Comments »

March 27th, 2017

Elbow Tear Leaves Andy Murray’s Clay Season In Limbo

Andy Murray’s clay season might be delayed.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:39 pm in Injuries | 12 Comments »

March 18th, 2017

World No. 1 Andy Murray Officially Withdraws From Miami With An Elbow Injury

For the first time in his career Andy Murray won’t play in Miami where he lives part time.

Posted by Staff @ 1:12 pm in Miami | 3 Comments »

March 13th, 2017

Andy Murray Still Has No Explanation Why He Struggles So Much At Indian Wells

The losing continues for Andy Murray at Indian Wells.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:31 pm in Indian Wells | No Comments »

March 12th, 2017

Pospisil Shocks Murray in 2nd Rd. at Indian Wells; Djokovic, Nadal, Federer Today

“It’s crazy to think I had to play pre-qualifying here two years ago,” said the elder Zverev, who will next face Thiem.

Posted by Staff @ 12:47 am in Indian Wells | 29 Comments »