Andy Murray (right) and Pierre-Hugues Herbert in action during their Wimbledon doubles first round match. AFP
London: Andy Murray’s management team confirmed on Tuesday that the three-times Grand Slam singles champion will be joining forces with Serena Williams in the mixed doubles at Wimbledon this year. The two-time Wimbledon champion’s partnership with seven-time winner Williams make them
Three-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray says he is “quite close” to being able to play singles matches and a “best-case scenario” could see it happen at Cincinnati in two weeks.
London: Former world number one Andy Murray crowned a remarkable return to tennis with victory in the men’s doubles at the Queen’s Club tournament on Sunday. The 32-year-old Scotsman teamed up with Spanish partner Feliciano Lopez to take a 7-6 (8/6), 5-7, 10-5 win over Joe Salisbury and Rajeev Ram.
Cross-code star Sonny Bill Williams was benched and fellow centre Ryan Crotty missed out altogether as New Zealand named their team for Saturday’s Rugby World Cup quarter-final against Ireland.
Bottom club Ittihad Kalba will look to bounce back to give their new coach a winning debut when they take on Fujairah in the fourth round match of the Arabian Gulf League (AGL) on Friday.