Wimbledon 2012

What Andy Murray Teaches Us About Self-Doubt and Its Role in Our Success or Failure

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Raj Persaud

Andy Murray's historic victory appears founded on a mental rather than a physical transformation. Many attribute this new self-confidence to his recent Olympic gold medal victory over Roger Federer. It was positive feedback: confirmation of the ability we all knew he had but did he?

Murray Beats Nieminen In Second Round

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 31.07.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray eased into the third round of the London 2012 Olympics tennis event with a straight sets win over Finland's Jarkko Nieminen. The Wimble...

WATCH: Nadal Interviewed By HuffPost UK Blogger Victoria Coren

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Sport

London 2012 is just two days away from officially commencing, but Rafael Nadal will unfortunately not be present to defend his Olympic Games title. ...

Wimbledon 2012 - The Return of the Old Guard

Freddie Clamp | Posted 08.09.2012 | UK Sport
Freddie Clamp

I've already heralded Wimbledon, as an event, the greatest sporting tournament in the world, and Wimbledon 2012 has proven to be the best of its kind in my memory. It had it all; shocks, fairytales and plenty a headline story.

Cheers, Fears and Tears - Sport's Dysfunctional Role Models

Nick Keller | Posted 08.09.2012 | UK Sport
Nick Keller

In three days the Andy Murray caricature has gone from almost instantly dislikeable - moody, angry and seemingly spoilt Scotsman - to gracious, emotionally resonant British hero who, whether destined to win multiple Grand Slams or not, is beloved of a nation.

Don't Cry for Me Andy Murray

Adam Lee-Potter | Posted 08.09.2012 | UK Sport
Adam Lee-Potter

Can I really be alone? Can I really be the only Brit to find Murray's post-Wimbledon blubbering neither moving nor touching but mawkish, inappropriate and self-indulgent? I have seen greater pluck from my five-year-old daughter when bested in the egg-and-spoon.

Murray Beaten By Federer (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray has lost to Roger Federer in four sets at the Wimbledon Championship final. The Swiss achieved his seventh SW19 title from eight finals...

Twitter User: 'Is Wimbledon Always Held In London?'

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK

We don't know too much about Georgia Ford. Apart from that she's 21, she supports Sunderland AFC, and she...err...doesn't know that Wimbledon is in Lo...

PICTURES: Kate, Pippa And Victoria Beckham Turn Out For Wimbledon

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK

It's not just the prime minister who's turned out to watch Andy Murray play in the Wimbledon final. Other high-profile figures in the crowd include...

A Host Of Famous Faces Watch Murray In Final

PA | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Sport

The Queen may not be able to make it to watch Andy Murray in the Wimbledon final, but the Scot's battle to make history will be eagerly watched by an ...

LIVE BLOG: Murray V Federer Wimbledon Final

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Sport


'I Will Fight My Absolute Heart Out'

PA | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray will "fight his absolute heart out" in his bid for Wimbledon victory, he said on Sunday. The 25-year-old said he will give everything h...

Cancer Patient, 11, Performs Coin Toss

PA | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK

An 11-year-old who is battling leukaemia performed the coin toss at this year's historic Wimbledon men's singles final. Elijah Ortiz-Herrera tossed...

Federer: King Of Centre Court?

PA | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Sport

He is one of the finest tennis players of all time, with a record of 16 grand slams, a legion of loyal fans, and his own RF embroidered clothing. As o...

Wimbledon 2012: A Nation Of Support For Murray

PA | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Sport

The nation is willing Andy Murray to victory in today's Wimbledon final, with many of his high-profile friends taking to Twitter to pass on their good...

Tennis Legend Regrets Parents' Absence At Wimbledon Final

PA | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Sport

Martina Navratilova broke down in tears as she described her "regret" that her parents missed her first Wimbledon win and described how the Duchess of...

The First British Man To Win Wimbledon In 76 Years?

PA | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray is standing on the brink of history as he bids to become the first British man to lift the Wimbledon singles trophy in 76 years. The 25...

The Week That Was: A Source of Contention

Carla Buzasi | Posted 06.09.2012 | UK
Carla Buzasi

They say a week is a long time in politics, but what about sport, not to mention finance? The past seven days have been remarkable if for nothing more than their volatility, with headlines changing faster than terrorism alerts on British motorways. Is mentioning the tennis a bit like mentioning the weather? So obvious a topic as to make this entire blog worthless, and likely to jinx any chance of a sunny outlook?

Murray: 'I Will Do Everything In My Power To Perform Well And Win'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.09.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray is preparing himself on Saturday for the biggest match of his life as he bids to become the first British man to win a Wimbledon singles t...

Does Andy Murray Have What It Takes To Win Wimbledon?

PA | Posted 05.09.2012 | UK Sport

The 25-year-old Scot is the first British man to reach the final in 74 years - but the question on everyone's lips will be can he now go all the way a...

Andy Murray Wins Against Tsonga In Historic Victory

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.07.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray has beaten Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to become the first Briton to make it to a Wimbledon men's single final since Henry "Bunny" Austin in 1938. ...

Anyone For Tennis?

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 06.07.2012 | Home

We'll come clean - we've always thought tennis was one of the dullest sports ever invented (apart from cricket obv). The constant back and forth of th...

WATCH: Will It Be A Tsong-And-Dance For Murray?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 06.07.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray will face Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the Wimbledon semi-final today, as he bids to become the first Brit to reach a men's singles fin...

Murray Mania Sparks Hike In Wimbledon Ticket Prices

PA | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK Sport

Tickets for the Wimbledon men's final were being sold for thousands of pounds today as Murray Mania sweeps the nation. Tickets for Andy Murray's se...

Radwanska Books Final Berth At SW19

PA | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK Sport

Agnieszka Radwanska ended Poland's 75-year wait for a Wimbledon singles finalist as she crushed Angelique Kerber's title hopes. Radwanska triumphed...