Wimbledon 2013

Can Andy Murray Ever Recapture the Flame of 2013?

Caterina Soave | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Caterina Soave

When you hear the words 'Wimbledon Final', it's hard not to relive the day last July when Andy Murray became the first British man to win the coveted trophy in 77 years. The nation rejoiced in patriotism that our first real contender had finally put us out of our misery of mediocrity.

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 ...

You Cannot Be Serious! Brit Wins Wimbledon

Sir Peter Westmacott | Posted 10.09.2013 | UK Sport
Sir Peter Westmacott

Needless to say, expectations are high of another successful run here at Flushing Meadows next month. Rugby followers may have noticed that two days before Andy Murray's achievement the British and Irish Lions won their first Test series victory since 1997, in Australia. So after a long drought we Brits are beginning to enjoy the taste of victory.

Lendl: Murray Is The Best In The World

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Sport

Andy Murray is the best tennis player in the world, according to his coach Ivan Lendl. The Scot finally ended Britain's 77-year wait for a men's si...

'No One Is More Deserving Of A Knighthood'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK Sport

David Cameron has fuelled speculation that Wimbledon champion Andy Murray will be recommended for a knighthood. The Prime Minister said honours wer...

No Longer In Fred's Shadow

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK Sport

Andy Murray looked remarkably fresh the morning after his Wimbledon final success at the All England Club. Clean-shaven and hugging the once elusiv...

Is Andy Murray's Personality Part of the Game?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK Sport
Dr Raj Persaud

Whenever Andy Murray wins, he is characterised by the London media, as a battling Brit, but whenever he loses, he is portrayed as a sour, aloof, remote, grumpy, ill-tempered Scot. But for all the media criticism of his personality, is it possible that his legendary reserve has in fact been a key strength, carrying him to victory?

How William Murray Raised A Wimbledon Champion

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK Sport

"He's made history," Andy Murray's father, William, gushed about his son. "From a little gangly boy from Dunblane, it's just ridiculous." "You saw ...

Murray Vs Djokovic: Wimbledon Final Live Blog!

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 07.07.2013 | UK Sport

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BBC Apologises After Presenter Insults Wimbledon Champion

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK Sport

The BBC has been forced to apologise after one of its senior presenters suggested the women's Wimbledon champion was "never going to be a looker". ...

Bartoli Wins Wimbledon

Posted 07.07.2013 | UK Sport

Marion Bartoli has taken the women's Wimbledon title as she defeated the crowd's favourite, Sabine Lisicki, on a sweltering Centre Court. The Frenc...

Murray's Friday Final Feeling

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Sport

Andy Murray has reached his second successive Wimbledon final after a four-sets victory against Jerzy Janowicz. The 26-year-old emerged triumphant ...

Djokovic Beats Del Potro In Five-Set, Four-Hour Thriller (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Sport

Novak Djokovic defeated Juan Martín del Potro in the longest Wimbledon semi-final after a magnificent match of tennis. Djokovic defeated the numbe...

LOOK: The Week In Funny Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Comedy

From Wimbledon to Glastonbury, royals to pop stars, check out this week's round-up of silly snaps......

All Eyes On Centre

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Sport

It's men's semi-finals day at Wimbledon and the royal box is crammed with recognisable faces from royalty to actors to needlessly ostentatious sportsm...

Polish Oddballs at Wimbledon

Ania Poullain-Majchrzak | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK Sport
Ania Poullain-Majchrzak

Since 2004 three quarters of a million Polish people have been residing next to the Brits on this island without pushing themselves into the spotlight - until this event. Now, when the Poles are conquering English lawns, it might be a good time to point out few characteristics of this unusual elite and draw common traits for the whole contemporary Polish population.

Wimbledon Tattoos - Can You Match The Player To The Ink?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

If you think Wimbledon is all about tennis, think again. What players such as Serena Williams, Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova wear, from personalised...

Wimbledon Diets: What Are The Top Tennis Players Eating?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A peek at the diets that Wimbledon players have to undergo has confirmed that a) we're glad we gave up tennis practice at the age of 15 to go and smok...

'Getting Advice From Him Is Gold Dust'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Sport

Andy Murray will take words of advice from Sir Alex Ferguson into his Wimbledon semi-final with Jerzy Janowicz today. After coming from two sets do...

Spirit Of Steffi

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Sport

Sabine Lisicki has reached her first Grand Slam final after defeating Agnieszka Radwańska in an absorbing Wimbledon semi-final. Number 23 seed Lis...

'He Had A Bad Day'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.07.2013 | UK Sport

Andy Murray revealed the BBC's Garry Richardson apologised to him over his dire interview with the Scot following his Wimbledon quarter-final victory....

Comeback King

Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 04.07.2013 | UK Sport

Andy Murray is into the Wimbledon semi-finals - after looking down and out for much of his match against Spain's Fernando Verdasco. The Scot came t...

Smile Like You Mean It

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Sport

The enchanting Sabine Lisicki has defeated Laura Robson's conqueror Kaia Kanepi to reach her second Wimbledon semi-final. Fresh from beating world ...

The Final Eight On Day Eight

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Sport

After Sabine Lisicki's tears of joy on manic Monday the German returned for taut Tuesday, and reached her second Wimbledon semi-final in two years. ...

One Step Closer To Heaven

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Sport

Andy Murray has reached his fifth consecutive Wimbledon semi-final after a straight-sets victory against Mikhail Youzhny. The Scot was made to swea...