Tagged with Wimbledon 2013

Murray Christmas

Murray Christmas

On Sunday Andy Murray was named as the BBC’s 60th Sports Personality of the Year, claiming an overwhelming 56% of the votes. He received more votes than the rest of top ten put together. A convincing win, you could say. Prior to the annual event it was announced that the Wimbledon champion would not attend … Continue reading

Murray’s operation could shape his year

Murray’s operation could shape his year

Another year and another Grand Slam from Andy Murray. A habit? Yes please! The Brit provided us with an historic moment to cherish at Wimbledon this year. A word or two on that first; it was a huge achievement of hard work. The watching public purveyed relief of 77 years of pain, woeful misses and … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Andy Murray received his OBE yesterday. Today he has a further honour; featuring in TPFTennis’s Classic Match of the Week! Instead of picking the fantastic Wimbledon final of this year (which will no doubt be featured at a later date), I have decided to pick his quarter-final victory over Fernando Verdasco. Perhaps more overshadowed by … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Nearly two weeks on from Wimbledon concluding, we’re still missing the historic event and all the amazing matches it throws up. This year, one that will remain in my memory for times to come is the incredible semi-final between Juan Martin del Potro and Novak Djokovic. Watch it again below, in three separate parts. Eventually … Continue reading

LUCKY 77 FOR ANDY MURRAY!

LUCKY 77 FOR ANDY MURRAY!

After 77 years without a home champion at Wimbledon, Andy Murray cured the British heartache in a straight sets victory taking just three hours and nine minutes. It was a very bumpy road to the final for Andy, as it took a five sets to beat veteran Fernando Verdasco. We were feeling worried at two … Continue reading

Wimbledon Final Preview

Wimbledon Final Preview

Home favourite Andy Murray and Serbian Novak Djokovic will battle out tomorrow’s Wimbledon final after coming through their semi-finals yesterday. We’ve experienced countless shocks over the last fortnight but, in actual fact, it’s the top two seeds that have progressed to where their rankings suggest they should be. Djokovic’s semi was a real epic against Juan … Continue reading

A Wild Pay Day

A Wild Pay Day

Wimbledon have announced some of their wildcards ahead of The Championships, which get underway on Monday 24th June, with many British hopefuls getting the nod. 18-year-old Kyle Edmund played his first senior match on the ATP Tour yesterday at Queen’s and has today been awarded a wildcard into the highly-anticipated SW19 major as the leading … Continue reading