Tag: Andy Murray

Andy Murray and fallen five highlight parlous state of mens tennis | Kevin Mitchell

The worlds top five arrived at the 2017 Australian Open with realistic title aspirations. This year there is no guarantee they will even reach the starting line In the year since the five topranked mens players Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Milos Raonic, Stan Wawrinka and Kei Nishikori arrived in Melbourne with reasonable expectations of challenging […]

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Andy Murray is the 26th mens No1 in tennis but how does he compare? | Kevin Mitchell

Andy Murray lags Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic however much better than lots of other previous No1s and is perhaps the very best professional athlete Britain has actually produced in the previous years T hree years earlier in New York, where Andy Murray was safeguarding thanks to the withdrawal through injury of Milos […]

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Andy Murray becomes world tennis No1 after Raonic walkover in Paris

Andy Murray will become the mens world No1 after reaching the Paris Masters final courtesy of Milos Raonics withdrawal Milos Raonic withdrew from his Paris Masters semi-final against Andy Murray at the last minute on Saturday, handing the Scot the world No1 spot for the first time. The Canadian said he tore his right quad […]

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Andy Murray slaps down John Inverdale’s claim he was first with two tennis golds

BBC host was criticised after he praised Scot for becoming the first person to win two tennis golds forgetting the Williams sisters four medals each Andy Murray has put John Inverdale in his place for saying the Scot was the first person to win two Olympic golds for tennis, as the BBC presenter made the […]

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Andy Murray admits to not playing good tennis after Italian Open exit

Andy Murray admitted to not playing good tennis after suffering a shock defeat to the Italian Fabio Fognini at the Italian Open Andy Murray, the defending Italian Open champion, suffered another worrying defeat when he failed to tame the inspired hitting of Fabio Fognini, who rose to the raucous urgings of his Italian fans in […]

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Andy Murray admits to not playing good tennis after Italian Open exit

Andy Murray admitted to not playing good tennis after suffering a shock defeat to the Italian Fabio Fognini at the Italian Open Andy Murray, the defending Italian Open champion, suffered another worrying defeat when he failed to tame the inspired hitting of Fabio Fognini, who rose to the raucous urgings of his Italian fans in […]

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I still feel like Andy Murray, says world tennis No1 after knighthood

Andy Murray says he is happy to have received a knighthood in the New Year honours and that it is a welcome boost to start the new year Andy Murray says he is happy to have a Sir in front of his name even if it will take some getting used to. The world No1 […]

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Andy Murray leads British exodus at Indian Wells with loss to Vasek Pospisil

Andy Murray suffered a shock second-round defeat versus Canadas Vasek Pospisil while Dan Evans and Johanna Konta likewise bailed out of the competition early Andy Murray had a hard time to put his finger on the reason for his continuing Indian Wells concerns after a shock second-round defeat versus Canadas Vasek Pospisil. Murrays finest displaying […]

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