Laura Robson

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 Andy Murray celebrates with his mother Judy after winning in Wimbledon in 2013. Photograph: PA

It is a poignant oddity that Andy Murray’s tennis career is ending as it began: in pain, struggle and confusion. When the thin, hairy teenager from Du(...)

Andy Murray will play at Eastbourne the week before Wimbledon. Photo: Marc Atkins/Getty Images

Andy Murray confirmed on Friday that he will play at Eastbourne next week, a decent hint he will continue his comeback at Wimbledon the week after tha(...)

Laura Robson: “I would kind of lean towards renaming it. It’s a tough one because she obviously achieved so much . . .” Photograph: John Walton/PA

Laura Robson has come out in favour of renaming Margaret Court Arena, becoming the first current player at the Australian Open to advocate doing so. (...)

In all there are eight men’s and eight women’s matches played at Wimbledon on Monday.

If Wimbledon ever had a moving day, this is it. The top four male players in the world, Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and a resurgent Raf(...)

Evian are among the sponsors who have said they will stand by Maria Sharapova despite her two-year ban from tennis. Photograph: Getty

Evian has become the latest sponsor to stand by Maria Sharapova following the announcement of her two-year doping ban. The five-time grand slam champ(...)

Andy Murray is the number three seed for Wimbledon 2015. Photograph Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images

The Wimbledon seeding system is peculiar to the All England Club but few will be surprised to see Rafa Nadal placed at 10th when the tournament gets u(...)

 Former British number one Elena Baltacha died of liver cancer at the age of 30 early on Sunday morning, her family have announced.  Photograph:Sean Dempsey/PA

Tributes have poured in for the former British women’s number one tennis player Elena Baltacha who has died of liver cancer at the age of 30.The spor(...)

Serena Williams, uncharacteristically, has shown no blips, kinks or wefts in her Wimbledon story so far.

If last week there was a sense of genuflecting to Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and especially Laura Robson, this week is when the vengeful god of Centr(...)

Laura Robson  hits a return to Mariana Duque-Marino of Colombia during their women’s singles tennis match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth /Reuters

Laura Robson can thank Andy Murray for shouldering the lion’s share of expectation. As the more celebrated names have fallen, Murray’s chances of meet(...)

Michelle Larcher De Brito of Portugal after defeating Maria Sharapova of Russia in their singles  match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Maria Sharapova was dumped out of Wimbledon by world number 131 Michelle Larcher de Brito on Wednesday.The former champion fumed about the grass surfa(...)

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