Trouble for Seeds in the US Open Doubles

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Imagine if exactly half of the 32 seeds lost in the first round of a Grand Slam. Half. That would be historic, an event noteworthy enough to draw attention from around the sporting world. It also just happened at the US Open in the men’s doubles, as four of the eight seeded pairs crashed out […] READ MORE



Davis Cup Finals Quarterfinal Predictions – Great Britain vs Germany

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Although it would be an exaggeration to describe the new Davis Cup Finals as an unqualified success, there has been plenty of entertaining action for the fans to enjoy in Madrid. And that looks set to continue in the evening session, when the two remaining quarterfinals will be completed. On Centre Court at the Caja […] READ MORE


Davis Cup Finals Day 3 Predictions – Great Britain vs Netherlands

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The opening two days at the Davis Cup Finals in Madrid have already seen some nail-biting ties that have brought the Spanish crowds to their feet. With six more ties set to be played on day three, the crowds will surely be expecting more entertaining action, with the highlight of the morning session Great Britain’s […] READ MORE


Exclusive Interview With Jamie Murray at the Murray Trophy

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Eric Han at the Glasgow Murray Trophy Exclusive Interview With Jamie Murray Last Word On Tennis had the pleasure to have a quick talk with seven-time Grand Slam champion and former doubles World No. 1 Jamie Murray after his quarterfinal victory at the ATP Challenger Glasgow Murray Trophy. After the Brit’s triumph in the US Open […] READ MORE


Jamie Murray Headlining 2019 Murray Trophy

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Eric Han at the Glasgow Murray Trophy Jamie Murray Headlining 2019 Murray Trophy It’s very common that an ATP Challenger event goes unnoticed in a city with not many people attending the event. However, when the British LTA (Lawn Tennis Association) decides to rename the Glasgow Challenger to the “Murray Trophy” and the former world […] READ MORE


How The Brits will fare at Roland Garros

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  Qualifying for Roland Garros has started, the main event is just around the corner. Last Word on Tennis takes a look at how the Brits will get on in Paris.   With Andy Murray out of contention due to injury, there are not many Brits around to fill the void. We will take a […] READ MORE



Andy Murray Undergoes Hip Surgery, Future Uncertain

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Andy Murray confirmed that he has opted for surgery. The Brit posted on his social media that the operation had gone ahead. The former world number one went under for hip resurfacing, effectively giving the Brit a metal hip. This is the same operation that Bob Bryan underwent last year. Murray will have a better […] READ MORE


Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Jamie Murray Victorious in US Open Mixed Doubles Final

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Given that no Brit made it beyond the 2nd round of the singles at the US Open– Jamie Murray provided some relief. He joined forces with the courageous American Bethanie Mattek-Sands. They gelled well together again, securing victory over Croatian/Polish pairing of Nikola Mektic and Alicja Rosolska: 2-6, 6-3, 11-9.  Their opponents incidentally also played […] READ MORE