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Wimbledon young guns take aim at gang of four

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria serves to Feliciano Lopez of Spain, during their Queen's Club grass court championships singles final tennis match in London, Sunday, June 15, 2014. AP

As Grigor Dimitrov celebrated his Queen’s Club title by blowing a kiss to girlfriend Maria Sharapova, the emerging Bulgarian star was already dreaming of an even greater achievement just down the road at Wimbledon.

Posted: June 19th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Davis Cup: Fognini stuns Murray to pull Italy level

Italy's Fabio Fognini celebrates after beating Britain's Andy Murray during a Davis Cup World Group quarterfinal tennis match in Naples, Italy, Sunday, April 6, 2014. Fognini won 6-3, 6-3, 6-4.  AP

Italy’s world number 13 Fabio Fognini stunned a tiring Andy Murray 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 to level their Davis Cup quarter-final tie 2-2 with Britain in Naples on Sunday.

Posted: April 6th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories,Tennis | Read More »

Wimbledon champion Murray receives royal honor

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray, right, receives his Order of the British Empire (OBE) medal from the from Britain's Prince William, during an Investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London Thursday Oct. 17, 2013. AP

After winning two grand slams and an Olympic gold medal, Andy Murray has been given the royal seal of approval.

Posted: October 17th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports,Photos and Videos,Tennis | Read More »

Lennox Lewis will return to boxing ring for $100 million

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Lennox Lewis has said he is prepared to fight one of the Klitschko brothers if they offer him $100 million (£62.6 million pounds) — the biggest purse in boxing history.

Posted: October 10th, 2013 in Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Murray relaxed, unburdened ahead of new season

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Andy Murray of Britain talks to the media at a press conference during the Brisbane International tennis tournament in Brisbane, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013. AP/Tertius Pickard

People have been treating Andy Murray differently since he won his first major and ended that long, long drought for British men at tennis’ Grand Slam events.

Posted: January 1st, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos | Read More »

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