Andy Murray has pulled out of the Rome Masters. Photograph: Getty

Andy Murray pulled out of the Rome Masters on Thursday afternoon, citing tiredness after an unprecedented run of success on clay that finally caught u(...)

Eugenie Bouchard: was invited to perform a twirl by a reporter in an interview on court following her straight sets victory over Kiki Bertenson at  the Australian Open. Photograph: Joe Castro/EPA

Eugenie Bouchard had no idea the man with the microphone in his hand and mischief in his heart would ask her to “do a little twirl” to show off her o(...)

Andy Murray has changed his coaching team in an attempt to return to the top of the game. Photograph: EPA/David Crosling

Andy Murray admits it was not easy to say goodbye to his coach Dani Vallverdu and his conditioner Jez Green. They were, after all, friends as much as(...)

 Kei Nishikori of Japan returns a shot against Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their men’s singles semi-final  at the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center,  New York City. Photograph: Mike Stobe/Getty Images

There is no obvious tennis reason for Michael Chang to be advising Kei Nishikori, apart from their sharing winged feet, but helping him to the US Open(...)

Novak Djokovic  chases down a shot during a second round match in the Arthur Ashe Stadium. Barton Silverman/The New York Times

World number one Novak Djokovic barely worked up a good sweat on another sizzling day at the US Open as he strolled past Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-1 6-3 6(...)

Andy Murray is set to continue his ground-breaking partnership with French coach Amelie Mauresmo. Photograph: John Walton/PA Wire.

Andy Murray is set to continue his ground-breaking partnership with coach Amelie Mauresmo. The pair initially teamed up just for the grass-court seaso(...)

Serbia’s ovak Djokovic falls during his third-round match  against France’s Gilles Simon at the Wimbledon Championships on Friday. Photograph: EPA

The danger this week was that much of it was frivolously spent admiring Andy Murray. It has been difficult to avoid. Less downbeat, a game that’s ding(...)

Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov plays a forehand during his 6-2 6-3 6-4 defeat of Luke Saville of Australia at Wimbledon yesterday. Photograph: Getty Images

If Andy Murray slapped down a declaration with his sobering straight set – 6-1 6-1 6-0 – win over Blaz Rola, an equally dispassionate Grigor Dimitrov (...)

Andy Murray  reacts after defeating Blaz Rola of Slovenia in their men’s singles  at the Wimbledon. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

Andy Murray pulled off the most emphatic Wimbledon win of his career to race into the third round.The defending champion was in sublime form on Court(...)

Belgium’s David Goffin returns to Andy Murray during their first-round match at Wimbledon. Photograph:  Matthew Stockman/Getty Images 1:58

On his first and hopefully not last visit to Centre Court at Wimbledon, the young Belgian David Goffin (real age 23) provided Andy Murray with the sor(...)