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Andy Murray splits with coach Ivan Lendl for second time

Andy Murray has split with coach Ivan Lendl for a second time.

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Jamie Murray, right, and Bruno Soares celebrate at the end of the victory over Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo which put them into the last four. Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares into doubles semis at ATP Finals

There may a distinct lack of Andy Murray around the cavernous O2 arena for the ATP World Tour Finals this year but his big brother is doing his bit for the family honour.

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Sir Andy Murray flanked by his brother Jamie, right, and Roger Federer. Picture: John Devlin

Andy Murray Live charity event doubles money raised in second year

Andy Murray Live, the tennis event set up by the British No.1, has doubled the amount of money it has raised for charity in its second year.

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Scottish tennis ace Andy Murray. Picture: John Devlin

Andy Murray shines a light on digital health

Some initiatives grab the headlines more than others and naming top tennis player Andy Murray as the ambassador for the Glasgow-based Digital Health & Care Institute (DHI) is one of those things.

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USA's Jack Sock reacts after winning against Croatia's Marin Cilic. Picture: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

Three of world’s top 10 caught out by 4am fire alarm

Jack Sock has told how three of the world’s finest tennis players were left standing outside a London hotel at 4am after a fire alarm went off on Tuesday morning.

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Jamie Murray (right) and Bruno Soares eye the ball against Bob and Mike Bryan during their doubles match at the ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena in London. Picture: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

New kids on the block lack the Big Four’s X factor

As the sages tell us: be careful what you wish for.

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Roger Federer beat Jack Sock in his opening match at the ATP Finals. Picture: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Roger Federer impressed by Andy Murray’s fitness progress

Roger Federer says he was surprised how well Andy Murray played during their charity match last week as the Scot continues his recovery from a hip injury.

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British Davis Cup captain Leon Smith.

Leon Smith: Andy Murray knows not to hurry return from injury

British Davis Cup captain Leon Smith is convinced Andy Murray won’t make the same mistake again and look to return to grand slam tennis before his body is ready for the rigours which that entails.

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Federer in action wearing a kilt. Picture: Getty

Roger Federer dons a kilt as Andy Murray says comeback on track

Sir Andy Murray has welcomed tennis legend Roger Federer to Scotland with homemade shortbread and Irn Bru as he touched down in the country for the first time to compete in a charity event.

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Andy Murray and Roger Federer share a joke after their exhibition match at the 'Andy Murray Live' event in Glasgow. Federer beat Murray 3-6, 6-3 (5-10). Picture: SNS

Andy Murray: I’m heading in the right direction

Apprehension and even mere exhibition tennis have always gone hand in hand for the ultra-professional Andy Murray, he confessed yesterday. Until last night at a sold-out Glasgow Hydro, that is. He wasn’t nervous for the charity event that takes his name, he said, but simply content to be playing again.

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Roger Federer holds a photograph of himself as a young boy wearing a Scotland football strip. Picture: John Devlin

Roger Federer tells Andy Murray to take time over comeback

Roger Federer has cautioned Andy Murray against returning to competitive tennis before the Scot is absolutely convinced he is ready to be in the mix for winning another grand slam title.

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The baby will be Andy Murray's second child. Picture: John Devlin

Andy Murray: I’ll come back when I’m ready

Andy Murray is targeting a New Year comeback in Australia but has stressed he will not rush a return before his body is ready.

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Russia's Andrey Rublev at the NextGen ATP Finals Launch .Picture: Emilio Andreoli/Getty Images

Red Bull apologises for tacky tennis show branded ‘awful’ by Judy Murray

The ATP and sponsor Red Bull have apologised for holding a draw ceremony which featured male players selecting female models to escort them down a catwalk and described it as being “in poor taste”.

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Andy Murray has not played since Wimbledon. Picture: John Devlin

Andy Murray set to drop out of world top 10

Andy Murray will drop out of the top ten for the first time in three years when the new world rankings are announced on Monday.

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Caroline Wozniacki celebrates with the trophy after defeating Venus Williams in the WTA Finals in Singapore. Picture: Clive Brunskill/Getty

Caroline Wozniacki eclipses Venus Williams to win WTA Finals

Caroline Wozniacki claimed the biggest title of her career after defeating Venus 
Williams for the first time to win the BNP Paribas WTA Finals in Singapore.

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Jamie Murray and Martina Hingis celebrate with their trophies after winning the mixed doubles title at Wimbledon in July. Picture: David Ramos/Getty Images

Jamie Murray seeks new partner as Martina Hingis retires

Jamie Murray is searching for a new mixed doubles partner after Martina Hingis announced her retirement from tennis for a third time.

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Andy Murray is itching to get back to competing. Picture: John Devlin

Andy Murray admits he ‘misses playing’ as he posts training videos

Andy Murray has posted two videos of him in training as he nears a comeback from his injury layoff.

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Andy Murray celebrates a win at Wimbledon. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Andy Murray gives fans a chance to win Wimbledon racket

Tennis fans are being given the chance to win a racket used by Andy Murray during this year’s Wimbledon Championships.

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Johanna Konta's season has rapidly gone downhill. Picture: Getty.

Johanna Konta will take her time after split from Wim Fissette

Johanna Konta has split from coach Wim Fissette after less than a year together.

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Roger Federer has not ruled out becoming world No 1 again. Picture: Getty.

Roger Federer wins Shanghai Masters with defeat of Rafael Nadal

Roger Federer delivered a masterclass to beat Rafael Nadal in the final of the Shanghai Masters.

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