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Nadal Wins the U.S. Open

Coming into this year’s tennis season, sports writers and commentators were contemplating career obituaries for Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, rather than predicting that they would sweep the season’s Grand…

Nicklaus shares high praise for Jordan Spieth

Jordan Spieth has made quite the impression on golf’s greatest champion, Jack Nicklaus. Jordan Spieth joined Jack Nicklaus as the only players to win three legs of the career grand…

Victory for Venus Williams

After what we just witnessed, it’s hard to believe that Venus Williams hasn’t been to a Grand Slam singles final since 2009, at Wimbledon, or that she hasn’t reached the…

Murray makes it his year as Djokovic struggles

Tennis in 2016 can be summed up with a see-saw battle involving two players across the men’s (ATP) and women’s (WTA) sides and as things panned out, they were the…

Andy Murray ahead of US Open

Andy Murray admits he’s playing the best tennis of his life as he looks to capitalise on the growing frailties of his rivals and capture a second US Open title…

British tennis star Johanna Konta bows out of Australian Open semi-finals

Konta was bidding to become the first female British grand slam finalist since Virginia Wade won Wimbledon 39 years ago but her hopes were dashed as Angelique Kerber sealed a…