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July 8th, 2016

Poll: Who’ll Win The Wimbledon Men’s Final Between Andy Murray and Milos Raonic?

Pick who’ll win the Sunday Wimbledon final between Andy Murray and Milos Raonic.

Posted by Staff @ 2:26 pm in Wimbledon | 46 Comments »

July 7th, 2016

Roger Federer v Milos Raonic, Andy Murray v Tomas Berdych; Wimbledon SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews the Wimbledon men’s semifinals. Will it be a dream Roger Federer-Andy Murray final.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:32 pm in Wimbledon | 402 Comments »

July 6th, 2016

Andy Murray, Roger Federer Make ‘Big 2 and Friends’ in Wimbledon Semifinals

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic is out. Rafael Nadal is sidelined. But two of the former fabled “Big Four,” and two perennial Top 10ers looking to step it up, moved into the Wimbledon semifinals on Wednesday.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 5:15 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 11 Comments »

July 5th, 2016

Roger Federer, Andy Murray On Wimbledon Collision Course? QF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews the Wimbledon quarterfinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:42 pm in Wimbledon | 457 Comments »

July 4th, 2016

Roger Federer, Andy Murray Lead Favorites Into Wimbledon QFs; Nick Kyrgios Show Over

“I would have never thought that I was going to win the first four matches in straight sets, so I’m extremely pleased,” said Federer…”

Posted by Staff @ 4:02 pm in Wimbledon | 53 Comments »

July 3rd, 2016

Nick Kyrgios Wins, Says He’s Ready for Andy Murray Monday at Wimbledon; Roger Federer Returns

“My attitude was great today — very, very happy with the way I played,” said Kyrgios, who will next play Murray in the round of 16. “I definitely have the tools to (beat Murray) but he is probably the favorite now Djokovic is out.”

Posted by Staff @ 6:10 pm in Wimbledon | 126 Comments »

June 30th, 2016

Murray Wins, Thiem Ousted By Vesely On Catch-Up Day at Wimbledon; Federer, Djokovic Friday

Andy Murray led the charge as players caught up with a full day of play without rain on Thursday at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 11:42 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 190 Comments »

June 29th, 2016

Federer Smacks Down Teaching Pro; Djokovic Wins, Thurs. Previews

…this one will stand out because it’s that special and probably not going to happen again for me to play against a guy 770 in the world. That’s what stands out the most for me — the support he got, the great points he played. This story is gold.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 6:08 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 121 Comments »

June 28th, 2016

Murray Beats Another Brit, Wawrinka Lines Up Del Potro, Federer vs. Cinderella Willis Wed. at Wimbledon

“My job is to learn from the French Open and one of the things I could have done better there is start the tournament quicker,” said Murray, wrapping his match right before the rains came.

Posted by Staff @ 6:42 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 94 Comments »

June 27th, 2016

Brit Marcus Willis Upstages Roger Federer, Entire Men’s Field with Wild Wimbledon Win Monday

“Obviously it’s an amazing dream come true,” Willis said of facing Federer. “I get to play on a stadium court. This is what I dreamed of when I was younger. I’m going to go out there and try to win the tennis match. I probably won’t. I might not. But I’m going to give everything, as I have the last seven matches.”

Posted by Staff @ 9:48 pm in Wimbledon | 131 Comments »

June 25th, 2016

Andy Murray Not Interested In Discussing #Brexit, But He’s Happy To Talk Liam Broady!

Andy Murray will face a countryman for the first time ever in a Grand Slam tournament.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:20 pm in Wimbledon | 38 Comments »

June 24th, 2016

Wimbledon Men’s Draw Preview: Djokovic With Federer, Raonic, Nishikori; Murray Looks Good

Sean Randall previews the men’s Wimbledon event.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:35 am in Wimbledon | 88 Comments »

June 21st, 2016

Andy Murray: I Have Time To Get Better Before Wimbledon, But I Can Also Mess Things Up!

Andy Murray is gearing up for his biggest event of the season.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:59 am in Wimbledon | 158 Comments »

June 20th, 2016

Andy Murray Sets Record With 5th Queen’s Title; Florian Mayer Denies Alexander Zverev In Halle

“It’s a tournament that obviously means a lot to me,” said Murray, who also won the title in 2015, ’13, ’11 and ’09. “It’s been my most successful tournament.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:56 am in Halle, Queens | 171 Comments »

June 18th, 2016

Andy Murray v Milos Raonic In The Queen’s Lendl-McEnroe Bowl, Who’s The Pick?

Ivan Lendl v John McEnroe battle for the first time as coaches! Sean Randall picks the winner.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:29 pm in Queens | 77 Comments »