Andy Murray has lost 11 of his last 12 encounters with Novak Djokovic. Photograph: Getty

Just after seven o’clock on a winter evening, at the end of a long day in which he has returned to his old life of being the second best tennis player(...)

Milos Raonic will play Andy Murray in the Australian Open semi-finals after beating Gael Monfils in straight sets. Photograph: Getty

Canada’s Milos Raonic wants to lay to rest the ghost of his last grand slam semi-final exit at Wimbledon in 2014 by beating Andy Murray at the Austral(...)

Andy Murray is through to the Australian Open semi-finals after beating David Ferrer in four sets. Photograph: Epa

It was ugly, tense and thrilling – as with nearly every match between Andy Murray and David Ferrer – and for the 13th time the Scot prevailed, exhaust(...)

Andy Murray is through to the last eight of the Australian Open. Photograph: Afp

For the seventh year in a row, Andy Murray is in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open. As impressive as that number is, and as big a relief as wa(...)

Novak Djokovic is through to the Australian Open quarter-finals after taking a five-set thriller with Gilles Simon. Photograph: Afp

The finest player in the world looked for a long time here on Sunday evening like one of the worst, and Novak Djokovic goes through to his 27th straig(...)

Andy Murray dispatched Joao Sousa in four sets. Photograph: Getty

Andy Murray moved into his 20th consecutive Grand Slam fourth round as the Scot dug deep at the Australian Open to beat Portugal’s Joao Sousa. Murra(...)

Tennis fans cheer during the second round match between Andy Murray and Sam Groth of Australia at the Australian Open. Photograph: EPA

As Andy Murray and Sam Groth stood in the tunnel before their second-round match on day four of the Australian Open, the Australian who looks like he (...)

 A dejected Andy Murray throws his sweatband into the crowd following his defeat during the men’s singles match against Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland on day six of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Andy Murray must pick himself up for the Davis Cup final after his ATP World Tour Finals campaign came to a premature end once again. The Scot found n(...)

 Spain’s Rafael Nadal in action against compatriot David Ferrer  in the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals in the O2 Arena, London, yesterday. Photograph: Tony O’Brien/Livepic via Reuters

Novak Djokovic and his team will have watched Rafael Nadal’s struggle against David Ferrer here yesterday afternoon with their usual attention to det(...)

Roger Federer was sporting a week-old beard when playing Kei Nishikori at the ATP Tennis Finals in London. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters.

It was hard at times to recognise the Roger Federer who soared, dipped and soared like a wounded eagle against Kei Nishikori for more than two hours h(...)