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January 1st, 2017

Murray, Djokovic Begin Battle at Doha; Cilic Headlines Chennai

In last year’s final Djokovic allotted Rafael Nadal only three games…Former champs in the field are Djokovic (2016), Tsonga (2012), and Murray (2009-08).

Posted by Staff @ 1:53 pm in Tennis | 12 Comments »

December 29th, 2016

Andy Murray On Playing Doha: It’s Helped Novak Win The Australian, Maybe It Will Help Me Too!

Andy Murray says he needs to be more focused in March for Indian Wells and Miami.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:43 pm in 2017 Season, Doha, Videos | 41 Comments »

December 19th, 2016

Andy Murray Wins BBC’s 2016 Sports Personality Of The Year, But Wife Kim Didn’t Vote For Him? [Video]

Andy Murray won BBC’s top honor for a third time.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:29 pm in 2016 Season, Videos | 8 Comments »

December 14th, 2016

World No. 1 Andy Murray Is Back Training In Miami

Andy Murray is already back at work.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:56 pm in 2017 Season, Off Season | 50 Comments »

December 3rd, 2016

Poll: Who Had The Better 2016 Season, Andy Murray Or Novak Djokovic?

Who comes out on top when you compare Andy Murray’s 2016 season against Novak Djokovic’s?

Posted by Staff @ 10:49 am in 2016 Season, Charts, Polls, Year-End No. 1 | 109 Comments »

November 30th, 2016

2016 ATP Year-End Top 20 Rankings: Federer, Ferrer Fall; Pouille Rises

The final ATP Top 20 Rankings.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:58 am in Rankings, Year-End No. 1 | 11 Comments »

November 22nd, 2016

Andy Murray Is The 17th Different Player To Finish No. 1 In ATP Rankings History

Andy Murray is one of just 17 men in history to finish No. 1.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:52 am in Year-End No. 1 | 7 Comments »

November 22nd, 2016

Andy Murray’s 2016 Achievements

A long list of what Andy Murray accomplished in 2016.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:32 am in 2016 Season | 17 Comments »

November 21st, 2016

Are We Entering The Andy Murray Era?

Will Andy Murray be the dominant player going forward?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:35 pm in ATP Finals | 71 Comments »

November 21st, 2016

Andy Murray: I Was Lucky I Won In Two Sets

What would have happened if Novak Djokovic got back to 5-all in the second set.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:22 pm in ATP Finals | 35 Comments »

November 21st, 2016

Roger Federer Among The Tennis Players To Congratulate Andy Murray On Finishing No. 1

Some of the top stars in tennis took to twitter to congratulate Andy Murray.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:22 am in ATP Finals | Comments Off

November 20th, 2016

Andy Murray Beats Novak Djokovic To Win First ATP Finals And Finish No. 1!

Sean Randall recaps Andy Murray’s big win to finish No. 1 after beating Novak Djokovic in the London ATP Finals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:07 pm in ATP Finals | 36 Comments »

November 19th, 2016

It’s Andy Murray v Novak Djokovic For The ATP No. 1 Ranking Sunday In London, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall picks the year-end championships final between Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:07 pm in ATP Finals | 167 Comments »

November 19th, 2016

Murray Toughs Out Roanic In Epic ATP Finals SF, Sets Up Dream Final With Djokovic

What a crazy day semifinal Saturday at the ATP Finals in London. Murray wins in 3 hours, 38 minutes while Djokovic needed just over an hour.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:57 pm in ATP Finals | 11 Comments »

November 19th, 2016

Poll: Andy Murray v Novak Djokovic At The ATP Finals For No. 1, Who’ll Win?

Who’ll win the final tomorrow in London, Andy Murray or Novak Djokovic?

Posted by Staff @ 5:00 pm in ATP Finals, Polls | 21 Comments »