Andy Murray

Murray brushes aside Kyrgios to reach next round of US Open

Andy Murray

London, Sep. 2 - World number three Andy Murray advanced to the second round of the US Open after he overcame controversial Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios at the Flushing Meadows in New York on Wednesday.

The 28-year-old claimed 7-5, 6-3, 4-6, 6-1 win over Kyrgios in the first-round match.

The British champion will face Adrian Mannarino of France in the second round, the Guardian reported.

Meanwhile, Swiss player Stanislas Wawrinka also advanced to the next round by beating Albert Ramos 7-5,6-4,7-6(8-6).

Murray beats Gasquet to face Federer in semi-finals

Andy Murray

London, Aug. 22 - World number two Andy Murray continued his good performance by beating Frenchman Richard Gasquet in the Cincinnati Masters quarterfinals.

The 28-year-old claimed a 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 win to advance to the semi-finals.

The British number one admitted to being sluggish at the start, and added that he struck the ball better as the match went on, the BBC reports.

Murray will now square-off against Swiss second seed Roger Federer, who also made it to the semi-finals by defeating Spain's Feliciano Lopez 6-3, 6-4.

Djokovic, Murray advance into Cincinnati quarterfinals

Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray

London, Aug. 21 - Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray have advanced to the quarterfinals of the Cincinnati Masters.

Djokovic, 28, claimed a 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 win over Belgian David Goffin, to set up a quarter-final clash against Swiss player Stan Wawrinka, the BBC reports.

World number two Andy Murray defeated Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov 4-6, 7-6, 7-5, and will now lock horns with Richard Gasquet of France.

Serena Williams also achieved victory in the third round by beating Italy's Karin Knapp 6-0, 6-2.

Williams will face World number six Ana Ivanovic for the semi-final berth. (ANI)

Murray outmuscles Djokovic to lift Rogers Cup

Andy Murray

London, Aug 17 - Andy Murray defeated world number one Novak Djokovic in a three-set summit clash to clinch the Rogers Cup on Monday in Montreal.

The Britain number one claimed his fourth title of the year after trouncing Djokovic 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 in a thrilling contest that lasted over three hours.

With the win, Murray also ended his eight-match winless streak against the Serbian as he beat Djokovic for the first time since the 2013 Wimbledon final, the BBC reported.

Murray brushes aside Nishikori to reach Rogers Cup final

Andy Murray

London, Aug 16 - Andy Murray continued his rich vein of form as he swept aside Kei Nishikori to advance to the final of the Rogers Cup in Montreal.

The Britain number one overcame fourth seed Nishikori 6-3, 6-0 in a semi- final contest that lasted just 65 minutes, the BBC reported.

Murray will now take on world number one Novak Djokovic, who defeated Jeremy Chardy 6-4, 6-4, in the summit clash.

With the win, Murray will replace Roger Federer as world number two in Monday's new ATP rankings. (ANI)

Murray, Djokovik advance, Nadal bows out of Rogers Cup

Murray, Djokovik advance, Nadal bows out of Rogers Cup

London, Aug.15 - Britain Number one player Andy Murray advanced to the Rogers Cup semifinals after defeating French opponent Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in Montreal on Saturday.

Second seed Murray claimed 6-4, 6-4 win to set up a clash against fourth seed Kei Nishikori in the next round,the BBC reported.

Top-seeded Novak Djokovik also overcame unseeded Ernests Gulbis 5-7, 7-6 (7), 6-1 in the quarterfinals.

Meanwhile, three-times Rogers cup champion Rafael Nadal suffered a 2-6, 4-6 defeat over Kei Nishikori.

Djokovic will next face Jeremy Chardy in the semifinals.(ANI)

Murray battles past Roberto to reach Rogers Cup third round

Andy Murray

London, Aug 13 - World number three Andy Murray progressed through to the third round of the Rogers Cup after battling past Tommy Roberto in straight sets in Montreal.

Murray took two days to claim a convincing 6-4, 7-5 win over his Spanish opponent after the contest was washed off at 4-4 on Tuesday, the BBC reported.

The 28-year-old will next face Gilles Muller for a quarter-final berth and has the opportunity to replace Roger Federer as number two in the world rankings should he reaches the final. (ANI)

Rogers Cup: Andy Murray to lock horns with brother Jamie in men's doubles

Andy Murray

London, Aug.11 - Britain No.1 Andy Murray is fully geared up to play against brother Jamie Murray for the first time in a Tour-level match in men's doubles at the Rogers Cup.

The 28-year-old said that the duo has not played each other for long, adding that it would not be easy,the BBc reported.

Andy Murray and Leander Paes had earlier beaten Jeremy Chardy and Kevin Anderson 6-3 6-1 to advance to the second round of men's double where they would play against Jamie and John Peers in Montreal.

Andy Murray, Kim Sears are to be first time parents

Andy Murray, Kim Sears are to be first time parents

London, Aug 7 - Andy Murray and Kim Sears are reportedly expecting their first baby.

The 28-year-old tennis ace, who tied the knot with his longtime love earlier in April, are believed to have revealed their big news to their close ones, following Kim's visit to hospital for a 12-week scan, the Mirror reported.

The baby is expected to arrive in February 2016.

Tabloid media claimed that the champ's mother Judy, 55, who's previously expressed her eagerness to become a grandma, and his brother Jamie were ecstatic after hearing the news.

Teymuraz Gabashvili dumps Murray out of Washington Open

Andy Murray

London, August 5 - British top seed Andy Murray suffered a stunning defeat at the hands of unseeded Teymuraz Gabashvili in a second round match at the Washington Open.

World number three was beaten 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (7-4) by the 53rd-ranked Russian.

Murray admitted that it was the first hard-court match for four-and-a-half months, adding that he was happy with how he moved on court,the BBC reported.

Gabashvili smashed 11 aces and had to break back at 5-4 down in the third set for over two hours and 42 minutes to reach the third round at the ATP and WTA Washington Open.



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