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January 21st, 2016

Ferrer Sends Hewitt Into Retirement At Australian Open; Murray, Monfils Impress; Verdasco Out

Lleyton Hewitt played his last singles match Thursday night at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:13 am in Australian Open | 10 Comments »

January 19th, 2016

Sam Groth Hopes Andy Murray’s Wife Goes Into Labor Before Their Thursday Match

The best way to beat Andy Murray is to not have to play him!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:13 am in Australian Open | 6 Comments »

January 19th, 2016

Nadal Shocked, Wawrinka Gets Worm at Australian Open

“Always a tough opponent,” the Swiss said. “Play him last year in Tokyo. Tough match. He’s always playing good. He qualifies or qualifying here, I think. Quite fast surface, so he should serve and volley, playing flat. All depends little bit how I’m going to play. If I’m serving well, playing well, aggressive, hopefully I can made it through.”

Posted by Staff @ 8:28 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 48 Comments »

January 16th, 2016

Andy Murray: My Child, My Wife Are More Important Than Any Tennis Match

Andy Murray will 100% leave the tennis event if the baby comes early, even if it’s the finals!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:47 pm in Australian Open | 1 Comment »

January 14th, 2016

Australian Open Men’s Draw Preview: Roger Federer Lands In Novak Djokovic’s Half; Can Rafael Nadal Make A Run?

Sean Randall previews the men’s Australian Open draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:29 pm in Australian Open | 148 Comments »

January 12th, 2016

Andy Murray Is Targeting An Australian Open Title [Video]

Andy Murray isn’t interested in the No. 1 ranking. He wants an Australian Open title.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:21 pm in Australian Open, Videos | 28 Comments »

January 12th, 2016

Poll: Who’s Your Early 2016 Australian Open Favorite? Can Anyone Beat Novak Djokovic?

Who’s your early pick to win the Australian Open?

Posted by Staff @ 10:26 am in Australian Open, Polls | 94 Comments »

January 9th, 2016

Novak Djokovic Leads My 2016 Top 10, But Will Roger Federer Stay Ahead Of Rafael Nadal?

Who’ll finish Top 10 in 2016? Sean Randall makes his picks.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:00 pm in 2016 Season, ATP, Year-End No. 1 | 18 Comments »

January 1st, 2016

Where Will Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal Be Playing This January?

Sean Randall lays out the January schedule.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:09 pm in 2016 Season | 9 Comments »

December 28th, 2015

Andy Murray Had Another Fantastic Christmas Outfit!

Look at Andy Murray’s 2015 Christmas outfit!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:49 am in 2015 Season | 6 Comments »

December 16th, 2015

With Amelie Mauresmo Back In Andy Murray’s Camp, Jonas Bjorkman Departs

Jonas Bjorkman is no longer part of Andy Murray’s coaching team.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:59 am in 2016 Season, Coaching | 14 Comments »

December 16th, 2015

Andy Murray: I’ll Leave The Australian Open To Be There For The Birth Of My Child

Andy Murray would leave the Australian Open mid-tournament to see the birth of his baby.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:45 am in 2016 Season | 109 Comments »

November 29th, 2015

Andy Murray The Hero As Great Britain Wins The Davis Cup For First Time Since 1936

Andy Murray and Great Britain won the Davis Cup for the first time since 1936 after Murray beat Belgium’s David Goffin 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 in the first Sunday singles match to clinch the tie in Ghent, Belgium.

Posted by Staff @ 12:38 pm in Davis Cup | 111 Comments »

November 26th, 2015

Andy Murray Leads Great Britain Into Davis Cup Final Against Belgium This Weekend

Andy Murray will try to win his first Davis Cup.

Posted by Staff @ 11:42 am in Davis Cup | 94 Comments »

November 25th, 2015

8 Things I Think I Thought About Novak Djokovic And The ATP Finals

Closing thoughts on the ATP Finals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:04 am in ATP Finals | 82 Comments »