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June 30th, 2017

Wimbledon Men’s Draw Preview: Murray-Nadal, Federer-Djokovic SFs Slated

Sean Randall previews the Wimbledon men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:57 am in Wimbledon | 77 Comments »

June 28th, 2017

Poll: Who’s Your Early Favorite To Win Wimbledon?

Who’s your pre-draw pick for Wimbledon?

Posted by Staff @ 3:35 pm in Polls, Wimbledon | 103 Comments »

June 27th, 2017

Andy Murray Has A Hip Issue Ahead Of His Wimbledon Title Defense

Andy Murray has a minor injury niggle ahead of Wimbledon.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:29 pm in Grass season | 4 Comments »

June 20th, 2017

Murray Stunned By Thompson In Queen’s; Wawrinka, Raonic Also Out

Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka and Milos Raonic are all out of Queen’s!

Posted by Staff @ 4:20 pm in Queens | 37 Comments »

June 17th, 2017

Early Test for Murray, Others in Loaded Field at Aegon/Queen’s Club; ATP Preview

Former champs in the field are Murray (2016-15,’13,’11,’09), Dimitrov (2014), Cilic (2012), and Querrey (2010).

Posted by Staff @ 4:06 pm in Grass season, Tennis | 89 Comments »

June 16th, 2017

Andy Murray Might Only Play A Couple More Years On The Pro Tennis Tour

Andy Murray says he won’t be any good like Roger Federer is when he’s in his mid 30s.

Posted by Staff @ 5:32 pm in Queens | 5 Comments »

June 9th, 2017

Nadal Returns To French Open Final, Will Face Wawrinka Who Outlasts Murray In 5

It’s Rafa and Stanley for the French Open title.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:00 pm in French Open | 51 Comments »

June 8th, 2017

Murray v Wawrinka, Nadal v Thiem; French Open SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews the men’s semifinals from the French Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:55 pm in French Open | 341 Comments »

June 7th, 2017

Djokovic Mentally Bails at French Open; Nadal, Thiem Book Semifinal

“All and all, I think it was decided in the first set,” Djokovic said after the match. “He deserved to win. He was definitely the better player on court today.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 2:05 pm in French Open, Tennis | 33 Comments »

June 5th, 2017

Murray Lines Up Nishikori; Nadal, Djokovic Featured Tuesday at French Open

“I think today was probably the best I have played overall,” Murray said afterwards. “It was difficult conditions. It was pretty windy out there. Each match I feel like I played better. I have hit the ball cleaner and started to see the right shots at the right moments. I’ve come a long way the last 10 days or so.”

Posted by Staff @ 2:50 pm in French Open, Tennis | 26 Comments »

June 1st, 2017

Murray Muddles Through; Nadal, Djokovic On Tap Friday at French Open

“It will be very tough,” Murray said. “Juan Martin plays better than his ranking. He’s come back from his injuries and he’s had a lot of tough matches this year, playing lots of Top 10 players early in the tournaments. I am sure we will get a good atmosphere.”

Posted by Staff @ 6:57 pm in French Open, Tennis | 89 Comments »

May 27th, 2017

Andy Murray: So Far This Year Has Obviously Been A Struggle

Andy Murray is sick once again.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:45 pm in French Open | Comments Off

May 26th, 2017

French Open Men’s Preview: Nadal, Djokovic End Up On Same Side Of Draw

Sean Randall previews the French Open men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:56 am in French Open | 29 Comments »

May 25th, 2017

Brad Gilbert: Andy Murray’s Problem This Year Has Been His Serve

Why are Andy Murray’s serving numbers down this year?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:02 pm in 2017 Season | 9 Comments »

May 17th, 2017

Murray’s Misery Mounts, Falls To Fognini In Rome; Nadal Wednesday

Andy Murray’s slump deepens.

Posted by Staff @ 12:28 am in Rome | 69 Comments »