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August 12th, 2016

Murray, Del Potro Author Comebacks At Rio Olympics; Nadal Says No To Mixed, Stays Perfect In Singles

Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal have each won 9 straight singles matches at the Olympics.

Posted by Staff @ 12:25 am in Olympics | 53 Comments »

August 10th, 2016

Rain Washes Out Play At Rio Olympics; Rafael Nadal Faced With Winning 10 Matches In Four Days!

Rafael Nadal will now have to win 10 matches in four days to win 4 gold medals.

Posted by Staff @ 10:14 pm in Olympics | 50 Comments »

August 9th, 2016

Andy Murray Continues Gold Medal March In Rio; Rafael Nadal Plays Three Matches Wednesday!

Rafael Nadal will have to play three matches Wednesday in three different events.

Posted by Staff @ 11:59 pm in Olympics | 27 Comments »

August 8th, 2016

Del Potro Wins Again In Rio, Tsonga Upset, Djokovic Loses In Doubles; Murray, Nadal Return Tuesday

Juan Martin del Potro backed up his Sunday night shocker over Novak Djokovic.

Posted by Staff @ 9:56 pm in Olympics | 63 Comments »

August 8th, 2016

Del Potro Stuns Djokovic At Rio Olympics; Nadal, Murray Sharp In Wins

Novak Djokovic will have to wait another four years to win something that Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have.

Posted by Staff @ 12:05 am in Olympics | 75 Comments »

August 7th, 2016

Frenchmen Tsonga, Monfils, Simon Advance in Rio; Djokovic, Nadal And Murray Sunday

Novak Dokovic will collide with Juan Martin del Potro Sunday night in Rio.

Posted by Staff @ 12:19 am in Olympics | 127 Comments »

August 4th, 2016

Rio Olympics Men’s Draw: Djokovic-Del Potro First Round, Murray Tries To Make History

Sean Randall previews the Olympic men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:19 pm in Olympics | 74 Comments »

August 3rd, 2016

7 Things I Think I Once Thought About Tennis At The Olympics And Novak Djokovic

Thoughts on the Olympics which begin on Saturday.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:41 pm in Canadian Open, Cincinnati | 76 Comments »

August 3rd, 2016

Andy Murray Disappointed Roger Federer And Stan Wawrinka Withdrew From The Rio Olympics

Andy Murray starts his gold medal defense on Saturday.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:18 am in Olympics | 56 Comments »

July 18th, 2016

3-Time Champion Andy Murray Withdraws From The Canadian Open

Andy Murray will rest up for the Olympics.

Posted by Staff @ 2:58 pm in Canadian Open | 35 Comments »

July 12th, 2016

Andy Murray Is Now Just 815 Ranking Points Behind Novak Djokovic In The 2016 ATP Race

Andy Murray actually has a shot at Novak Djokovic’s No. 1 ranking!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:08 am in Year-End No. 1 | 211 Comments »

July 10th, 2016

Andy Murray: I Feel Like My Best Tennis Is Still Ahead Of Me

Andy Murray is looking to win more.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:59 pm in Wimbledon | 31 Comments »

July 10th, 2016

Andy Murray Took A Bath With His Wimbledon Trophy

Andy Murray brought his new prized possession with him into the ice bath.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:30 pm in Wimbledon | 29 Comments »

July 10th, 2016

Andy Murray Outclasses Milos Raonic For Second Wimbledon Title And Third Grand Slam

Raonic averaged more than 25 aces a match during the tournament leading to the final, where the Murray return limited the Canadian to eight total.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 2:08 pm in Wimbledon | 71 Comments »

July 10th, 2016

2016 Wimbledon Men’s Final Open Thread: Andy Murray v Milos Raonic

The Wimbledon men’s final is upon us.

Posted by Staff @ 8:25 am in Wimbledon | 89 Comments »