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Andy Murray heads to New York but US Open appearance still in doubt

It is not yet clear whether the Scot will play in the final major of the year.

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Maria Sharapova, of Russia, in action at the US Open at Flushing Meadows in 2014. Picture: AP.

Maria Sharapova receives wildcard entry for US Open

Maria Sharapova has been granted a wildcard invitation for the US Open’s main draw and will take part in a grand slam event for the first time since her 15-month drugs ban.

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Book review: Knowing The Score, by Judy Murray

Because it now all seems so familiar, it’s easy to take Scotland’s tennis success for granted. But not so long ago, imagining Scotland producing a Wimbledon champion, let alone two, would have seemed fanciful in the extreme.

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Andy Murray remains World No.1. Picture: John Devlin

Andy Murray keeps World No.1 spot after Rafael Nadal defeat

Andy Murray will remain number one for another week after 18-year-old Canadian Denis Shapovalov stunned Rafael Nadal at the Rogers Cup.

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World No 1 Andy Murray will miss next week's ATP Masters Series event in Cincinnati with a nagging hip injury. Picture: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images

Injured Andy Murray out of Western & Southern Open

Andy Murray has pulled out of next week’s Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati because of an ongoing hip injury.

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Andy Murray has not recovered from a hip injury. Picture: John Devlin

Injured Andy Murray withdraws from Rogers Cup in Montreal

World No 1 Andy Murray has withdrawn from next week’s Rogers Cup in Montreal as he continues to recover from a hip injury, Tennis Canada has announced.

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Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko with the French Open trophy. Picture: Getty Images)

Wimbledon women’s draw is wide open

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova may have dominated the headlines in 2017, but both will be absent from Wimbledon at what promises to be the most open women’s draw in recent memory.

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Novak Djokovic gestures to reporters in Belgrade as he announces that he will take part in no further tournaments this year. Picture: Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty

Novak Djokovic to miss rest of season with elbow injury

Novak Djokovic has admitted he had no choice but to take the rest of 2017 off as he tries to recover from an elbow injury.

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Jamie Murray trolls brother Andy in hilarious video

Talking tech is all the rage with products such as Google Home and Alexa proving to be some of the most sought after devices in 2017.

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Twelve-time grand slam champion Novak Djokovic has been seeking advice from specialists as he bids to recover from an elbow injury. Picture: Getty

Contrasting US Open outlooks for Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray

Novak Djokovic is set to miss the US Open after one of his doctors indicated he will need six to 12 weeks to recover from an elbow injury.

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Judy Murray promoting November's Andy Murray Live charity event

Judy Murray: Prize money in doubles not good enough

Judy Murray has stepped into the debate over the disparity in winnings after it was revealed her son Jamie and mixed doubles partner Martina Hingis earned a relatively modest £100,000 to share when lifting the mixed doubles title at Wimbledon.

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Ilie Nastase has been banned from the Fed Cup and Davis Cup. Picture: AP

Ilie Nastase banned by ITF until 2020 after Fed Cup row

Romania Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase has been handed a three-year ban from the competition following his behaviour during the match against Great Britain in Constanta in February.

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Andy Murray is looking for a doubles partner to take on Jamie and Judy Murray. Picture: Jane Barlow

Scottish tennis fan to partner Andy Murray in doubles match

One lucky Scottish tennis fan will have the chance to partner Andy Murray in a doubles match against his brother Jamie and mum Judy.

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Lifelong Hibernian fans Jamie and Andy Murray, fresh from their own summer successes at the US Open, Wimbledon and the Olympic Games, were able to celebrate the club's historic William Hill Scottish Cup win in 2016. Picture: Contributed

Andy Murray: Watching Hibs always made me cry

Andy Murray has revealed he would burst in to tears as a child whenever his beloved Hibs scored a goal.

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Judy Murray shared this image of the rebranded store on Twitter. Picture: Twitter/JudyMurray

Morrisons at Wimbledon rebrands to honour Jamie Murray

Morrisons at Wimbledon has rebranded as ‘Murriwins’ to celebrate Jamie Murray’s doubles victory at SW19.

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Roger Federer, the Wimbledon champion, will play at the Hydro in Glasgow on 7 November. Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Roger Federer ‘can’t wait’ to play Andy Murray’s Glasgow fundraiser

Roger Federer, still buzzing from his historic eighth Wimbledon win, yesterday confirmed that come hell or high water, he will make his first trip to Scotland in November for Andy Murray’s charity fundraiser.

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The morning after the night before, Roger Federer was hungover when he met the media. Picture: PA.

Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer tells coaches to ‘up their game’

An unprecedented eighth Wimbledon trophy won, a staggering 19 grand slam titles collected, another £2.2 million added to his £80m prize money kitty – is there anything that Roger Federer cannot do?

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The Federer family: Children Charlene Riva, Myla Rose, Lenny and Leo with their mother, Mirka, and grandmother, Lynette. Picture: PA.

Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer couldn’t do it all without Mirka

Behind every successful man, there is a successful woman – or so the saying goes. And as the most successful man ever to have played the game of 
tennis, behind Roger Federer there must be a remarkable woman.

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Wimbledon champion Roger Federer predicts that Andy Murray will bounce back from his hip injury. Picture: Getty.

Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray will be back says Roger Federer

Roger Federer, fresh from re-writing history by becoming the only man ever to win eight Wimbledon titles, is backing Andy Murray to bounce back from his hip injury and be better than ever.

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