Andy Murray of Britain serves during his match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships. Photo: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

In an often inspired, sometimes fraught masterclass of defensive tennis, Andy Murray met the mountainous challenge of Ivo Karlovic and inflicted his s(...)

Roger Federer is through to the fourth round at Wimbledon after beating Australia’s Sam Groth in four sets. Photograph: Afp

Pomp and circumstance launched Wimbledon’s sporting Saturday with a host of stars announced to adoring crowds, before Centre Court’s real king Roger F(...)

Spain’s David Ferrer  has been ruled out of Wimbledon with an elbow injury. Photograph:  Andrew Couldridge/Action Images via Reuters

Spain’s David Ferrer has pulled out of Wimbledon with an elbow injury. The 33-year-old eighth seed was due to face Britain’s James Ward in the first r(...)

A Dublin man who was found asleep on a pile of stolen cash with his accomplice after an armed robbery of a pharmacy has been given a suspended sentence

A Dublin man who was found asleep on a pile of stolen cash with his accomplice after an armed robbery of a pharmacy has been given a suspended sentenc(...)

Police officers in forensic clothing at a house in Cotton Mill Lane, Bristol, as Nathan Matthews,  the stepbrother of 16-year-old Becky Watts has appeared at Bristol Magistrates’ court, charged with her murder. Photograph:  Steve Parsons/PA Wire

The stepbrother of 16-year-old Becky Watts has appeared before a Crown Court charged with her murder.Nathan Matthews (28) did not enter a plea to the (...)

 Jamie Murray (L) of Great Britain plays a forhand flanked by his brother Andy Murray in 2010 - both have been named on Davis Cup squad. Photograph: Jasper Juinen/Getty Images

Andy Murray is set to partner brother Jamie in Davis Cup doubles for the first time since 2011 after both were named in the Great Britain team to face(...)

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(...)

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(...)

Andy Murray posing with Rufus the Hawk, a raptor that keeps unwanted birds from flapping around the courts.

A front page picture in a London newspaper yesterday had Andy Murray posing with Rufus the Hawk, a raptor that keeps unwanted birds from flapping arou(...)

Spain’s Rafael Nadal on his way to a facile win – 6-0, 6-3, 6-0 – over American Robby Ginepri. Photograph: Vincent Kessler/Reuters

As Roger Federer reminded everyone on the first day, there are two weeks to go here in the French Open. Yet there is no quelling the rolling debate a(...)