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Brisbane | Murray pulls out as Edmund goes through

Andy Murray has finally decided that he will not be playing at the Brisbane International event and has pulled out giving rise to speculation as to whether he will make the Australian Open itself. He has not played a match since Wimbledon and on the few occasions that he has been seen in exhibition events, he is still obviously carrying a hip injury which is evident when he...

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Brisbane | De Minaur causes first upset

Teenager Alex De Minaur produced the first shock of the Brisbane International when he eliminated Steve Johnson in the first round. The Australian 18-year-old produced a solid defensive game taking his opportunities to go on the counter attack with some relish, whenever...

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Abu Dhabi | Murray steps in when Djokovic pulls out

The highly publicised return of Novak Djokovic after six months off with an elbow injury proved a great disappointment. The confident mood within his camp prior to his Mubadala Tennis Championship semi-final encounter with Roberto Bautista Agut, was clearly misplaced as he handed the Spaniard a walkover just hours before he was due on court at what is an exhibition event, blaming a recurrence of his tennis elbow...

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London | Dimitrov finally claims a major title

Grigor Dimitrov cried as he came of age to seal the singles title at the ATP Finals, declaring: “It just came out. It is a special event.” Dimitrov has been touted as the next big thing for some time; saddled with the moniker Baby Fed, given because his style reminded people of a younger Roger Federer. But he grew up at a rock ‘n’ rolling 02 on the banks of the River Thames in London on Sunday night. The first debut winner of the title since Alex Corretja in 1998 showed class, determination, nerve and sheer guts to defeat...

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London | Federer toppled by Goffin

Brad Gilbert reckons Grigor Dimitrov will emerge triumphant again when he takes on David Goffin in the unexpected deciding match of the ATP Finals at the 02 on Sunday. Dimitrov destroyed Goffin for the loss of just two games in the round-robin stage – but won’t find it as easy the second time around, according to Andy Murray and Andre Agassi’s former...

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London | Dimitrov secures last semi-final place

Grigor Dimitrov has no intention of changing his game in order to beat Jack Sock in their semi-final at the Nitto ATP Finals at the 02 on Saturday night. The Bulgarian said: “I don’t think I’m going to be trying anything different against Jack. I’m just going to focus on my side of the net, my game. Again, he has his game, I have my game. Simple as that. I don’t think either one of us is going to try to do anything different in order to win. “Obviously, the fight is going to be out there. But I don’t feel...

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London | Murray and Lendl part – again

Andy Murray and coach Ivan Lendl have mutually agreed to part company again. Murray, sidelined by a hip injury, said: “I’m thankful to Ivan for his help and guidance over the years. “We’ve had great success and learned a lot as a team. My focus now is on getting ready for Australia with the team I have in place and getting back to...

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