US Open

Marathon Man Murray Beaten By Djokovic

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.09.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray's US Open campaign ended with a gruelling four-set defeat by Novak Djokovic in the quarter-finals. It was past 1am in New York when the...

Buzz Off! Bee Terrorises Date-Krumm And Williams

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK Sport

Venus Williams and first-round opponent Kimiko Date-Krumm were terrorised by a pesky bee at the US Open on Monday. Even the ball boys and girls wer...

Murray Admits He Would Represent An Independent Scotland

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray has admitted he would represent an Independent Scotland but believes his compatriots will vote "no" on 18 September. SEE MORE HERE: US...

Murray Has The Wind In His Sails Again

The Huffington Post UK & PA | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray's US Open campaign was blown back on course on a windy New York night. After his struggles with cramp against Robin Haase on Monday, wh...

The Fight for Equality in Sport Rages On

James Willstrop | Posted 29.12.2013 | UK Sport
James Willstrop

That the women are no less exceptional at what they do is clear and last week's event proved this beyond doubt. The women's game is as competitive as ever and they are just as fiercely dedicated to their sport as the men, if not more. Why then should they reap less?

Autumn US Squash Tour Well Underway

James Willstrop | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Sport
James Willstrop

Our job as world players was hopefully to add to the momentum a little and to inspire one or two of the kids there. I hope we gave them a good match. We certainly had a happy stay. The US Open begins in Philadelphia on Friday...

Travel Overload Worth All the Effort for San Francisco

James Willstrop | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK Sport
James Willstrop

The Leeds-London flight was delayed, which meant I missed the flight to San Francisco, but with several flights daily I was bumped on to the next one. By now a chesty cold was in full flow and having landed in San Francisco I didn't know whether I was coming or going...

Sport Pictures Of The Week (GALLERY)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.09.2013 | UK Sport

The US Open ended with two predictable victories as Serena Williams recovered from her Wimbledon loss to Sabine Lisicki and Rafael Nadal crowned a sup...

Has the Sun Set on Federer's Career?

Joel Durston | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Sport
Joel Durston

Has Roger Federer - probably the finest tennis player of all time, definitely the most decorated - finally seen the sun set on his career? The signs were certainly hard to escape in the twilight of the Louis Armstrong Stadium this week, where the Swiss master crashed out 7-6, 6-3, 6-4 to the 19th-seeded Spaniard Tommy Robredo.

Fairytale Of New York

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Sport

Britain's Dan Evans savoured his four-set US Open victory over Bernard Tomic 17 months after the Australian's father said he was not good enough to pr...

WATCH: Squirrel Stops Play At US Open

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Comedy

No, you're not getting déjà vu. Just as last year, a squirrel stopped play at the US Open - this time, during a first round match between Sabin...

Murray: Wimbledon Win Brought My Family Together

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Sport

Andy Murray has revealed his delight at the way his seminal Wimbledon win brought his family together. Murray was pictured hugging his mother Judy ...

WATCH: 'Why'd You Choke Out There, Baumer?'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Sport

Jerzy Janowicz, the Wimbledon semi-finalist, was subjected to boos from the Flushing Meadows crowd when he served underarm at the US Open. The Pole...

Brit Evans Beats Number 11 Seed Nishkor (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Sport

Brit Dan Evans produced the stand out result on day one at the US Open with a 6-4 6-4 6-2 victory over 11th seed Kei Nishkori. Ranked 179th in the ...

Game, Set, Match Miss Shara- Sugarpova?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Sport

Four-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova intends to change her name to "Sugarpova", in homage to her range of sweets, for the duration of the US Op...

Sharapova Loses First Match Under Connors

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Sport

Maria Sharapova lost her first match coached by Jimmy Connors to Sloane Stephens 2-6 7-6 (7/5) 6-3 at the Western & Southern Open in Ohio. Connors,...

Andy Murray Through to Australian Open Semi-Final

Robert Pollard | Posted 24.03.2013 | UK Sport
Robert Pollard

Andy Murray is chasing history in Australia. No man in the Open era has managed to follow-up their first Grand Slam title by winning the next major tournament.

The Olympics 2012 Lesson: Unity Is The Way Forward

Rob Atkinson | Posted 03.03.2013 | UK Sport
Rob Atkinson

Benjamin Franklin memorably stated "Gentlemen, we must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately". The message that no group of people can succeed and prosper who are divided against themselves, applies equally to society at large.

From Wimbledon Heartbreak To US Open Champion, Via An Olympic Gold: Murray's Monumental 2012 (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray's semi-final Australian Open loss to Novak Djokovic in January was not the customary failure British tennis is usually associated with. It...

Shanghai Blues

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.10.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray's golden 2012 ground to a halt in Shanghai on Sunday as Novak Djokovic exacted revenge for his US Open final defeat by saving five match p...

Having A Smashing Time

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 16.09.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray was given a hero's welcome in his home town of Dunblane in Scotland on Sunday, following his historic five-set victory at the US Open Cham...

Murray Back In Britain After US Open Win (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray, winner of the US Open on Monday night, landed back in Britain on Wednesday morning as a grand slam winner for the first time. The Scot...

Murray Secures Maiden Grand Slam Title in Epic Circumstances

Robert Pollard | Posted 10.11.2012 | UK Sport
Robert Pollard

It felt before the match as though another defeat in a major final would be too much for Murray to take; as if this was a vital point his career. The pressure of becoming the first man to lose his first five Grand Slam finals could have been too much to recover from. Now, the tennis world expects further majors from a man who no longer feels inferior to anyone.

PHOTOS: Kim Sears Finally Able To See Murray Win Grand Slam

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK

Kim Sears, the girlfriend of the now US Open champion Andy Murray, was finally able to celebrate in a Grand Slam final, at the fifth time of asking, a...

#Amazing: Twitter Reacts To Andy Murray's Win

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Sport

There are some bleary eyes among tennis fans this morning after Andy Murray became the first British man to win a grand slam since Fred Perry. In a...