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Johannesburg, Oct 16 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray has admitted that he is prepared for all possibilities as the race for the last handful of spots at the World Tour Finals heats up with less than three weeks left in the season.
Johannesburg, Oct 01 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal has revealed that his wrist is 90 something percent fit after he made a vigorous return to singles competition on Tuesday beating Richard Gasquet of France in straight sets in China Open.
'Motivated' Nadal set for much-awaited comeback at China Open Sep 29, 12:24 pm
Johannesburg, Sep 29 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal would make his long-awaited return to action at the China Open this week, where he would be looking ahead to challenge world number one Novak Djokovic's 100 percent record in Beijing.
London, Sep 29 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray has said that he got through a very tough week to win the Shenzhen Open title thanks to the support of his girlfriend Kim Sears.
Johannesburg, Sep 26 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal has admitted that he is trying to forget the wrist injury which forced him to skip his US Open title defense after the former world number one returned to action for the first time since Wimbledon on Thursday.
LTA says Murray is 'unquestionably loyal' to Great Britain Sep 25, 1:32 pm
London, Sep 25 (ANI): The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has revealed that former Wimbledon champion Andy Murray is 'unquestionably loyal' to Great Britain after the tennis ace was criticised for supporting Scottish independence.
London, Sep 20 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray has reportedly vowed to remain loyal to Great Britain (G.B.) despite declaring his support for Scottish independence on Thursday.
Lisicki battles to beat Pliskova in straight set to win inaugural WTA Hong Kong Open Sep 15, 12:16 pm
Johannesburg, Sep 15 (ANI): German tennis ace Sabine Lisicki recorded a straight set win over Czech Republic's Karolina Pliskova to justify her top seeding by winning the inaugural WTA Hong Kong Open on Sunday.
Murray slips out of world's top 10 for first time since 2008 post Cilic's US Open victory Sep 10, 11:47 am
London, Sep 10 (ANI): Croatian tennis ace Marin Cilic's victory at the US Open has led to British number one Andy Murray slipping out of the world's top 10 for the first time since 2008.
London, Sep 10 (ANI): Marin Cilic's coach Goran Ivanisevic has said that the Croat's US Open victory could be the first of many Grand Slam titles after he beat Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 to become Croatia's first Major champion since Ivanisevic at Wimbledon in 2001.
Johannesburg, Sep 06 (ANI): Former world number one Amelie Mauresmo and fellow two-times grand slam singles champion Mary Pierce reportedly top the list of nominees up for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
London, Sep 05 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray has said that he was disappointed that world number one Novak Djokovic had proved physically better than him in their US Open quarterfinal clash.
London, Sep 05 (ANI): Former Wimbledon champion Richard Krajicek is of the opinion that British number one Andy Murray could be ranked in the top five by the end of 2014 and challenging for Grand Slams again in 2015.
London, Sep 01 (ANI): French tennis ace Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has insisted that he is 'less afraid' of British number one Andy Murray ahead of their fourth-round US Open encounter on Monday, as he is boosted by the Briton's uncertain form.
US Open: Kvitova suffers straight sets shock defeat to qualifier Krunic in third round Aug 31, 11:09 am
London, Aug 31 (ANI): Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova suffered a third round loss to qualifier Aleksandra Krunic and became the latest shock exit in the women's draw at the US Open.
Murray beats Kuznetsov in four-sets to advance to last 16 at US Open Aug 31, 10:41 am
London, Aug 31 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray defeated Russia's Andrey Kuznetsov in four-sets to advance to the last 16 at the US Open.
Dimitrov, Berdych through to second round of US Open Aug 28, 11:27 am
London, Aug 28 (ANI): Wimbledon semifinalist and Maria Sharapova's off-court partner Grigor Dimitrov easily advanced to the second round of the US Open as he dispatched American Ryan Harrison 6-2, 7-6 (7-4), 6-2 in a little over two hours.
Lendl cites reasons for splitting up with Murray Aug 26, 12:46 pm
Johannesburg, Aug 26 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray's former coach Ivan Lendl has opened up about splitting up with the Scot, citing extra family commitments and the difficulty of matching the emotional high of the world number nine's grand slam breakthroughs as factors in his decision.
London, Aug 25 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray is determined to put his recent disappointments behind him and is hoping to draw inspiration from the stunning exploits of Northern Irish golf ace Rory McIlroy by ending his year long wait for a tournament victory at the US Open.
'Fit' Murray geared up for US Open title challenge Aug 24, 5:08 pm
London, Aug 24 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray has said that he is in the best physical condition of the year as the Scot prepares to try and win a second US Open title in New York.
Johannesburg, Aug 24 (ANI): Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova beat Slovakia's Magdalena Rybarikova in straight sets on Saturday to claim her second WTA Connecticut Open title in three years.
London, Aug 23 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray, who has not won a competition in a year, has said that he feels like he is in the best shape he has been for a long time, as he will attempt to end a 13-month winless streak with a second US Open crown.
Johannesburg, Aug 22 (ANI): Tennis great John McEnroe believes that world number one Novak Djokovic is the favourite player to win the US Open title for a second time, despite Roger Federer being the in-form player as both head into next week's campaign.
McEnroe says time for Murray to 'step up and prove' he is still a Grand Slam contender Aug 21, 12:37 pm
London, Aug 21 (ANI): Former tennis great John McEnroe believes that next week's US Open is time for Andy Murray to step up and prove that he is still a Grand Slam contender.
Andy Murray seeded eight for 2014 US open at Flushing Meadows Aug 20, 3:25 pm
London, Aug 20 (ANI): Tennis ace Andy Murray is seeded eighth for the 2014 US Open, which is set to commence at Flushing Meadows on Monday.
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