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Raducanu US Open win a ‘massive opportunity’ for tennis says Murray

"Judy Murray - the mother of Jamie and Andy Murray - has declared that British teenager Emma Raducanu\u0027s success at Wimbledon and then the US Open this summer has given British tennis a \u0027massive opportunity\u0027 to grow the sport amongst young women at community level, and hopes to attract new players to tennis."...

Opinion: No multiple major winners again, but Barty’s 2021 season should...

"Ashleigh Barty and Naomi Osaka didn\u0027t end the run of no multiple Grand Slam champions in 2021, but the depth on the WTA Tour is getting stronger, with major winners in the top 10 and exciting young talents likes Coco Gauff, Bianca Andreescu, Emma Raducanu and Leylah Fernandez climbing up the rankings. With two big tournaments left, the season could belong to Barty."...

‘I’m going to miss the guys’ – Federer says Team Europe...

"\"I think Team Europe will be again the favourites, and I think having Sascha Zverev as Olympic Champion and Daniil Medvedev as the US Open champion on the team, it’s going to be really good for us, especially for the singles,\" Roger Federer said. \"I think doubles indoors - anything is possible to be honest. I think it’s going to be close in the doubles. In the singles we have slight edge.\""...

Raducanu to return in October, pulls out of Chicago WTA event

"Emma Raducanu, who has jumped up from No 338 to 22 in the world rankings, was set to make her first appearance since the US Open triumph at the WTA event next week, but she has decided to pull out. Her first appearance back on court is set to be in October for the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, California."...

‘I want to be winning matches’ – Murray hoping for strong...

"The former world number one will be playing at the Moselle Open - an ATP 250 tournament - in Metz for the first time since 2007 on Tuesday. He begins the tournament against home favourite Ugo Humbert. Murray says he needs to be playing more matches injury-free and to keep on improving his game if he is to get himself back amongst the world\u0027s best tennis players."...

Kyrgios clashes, Medvedev returns, on-court coaching: What to watch at Laver...

"Nick Kyrgios will bring his box-office appeal to the Laver Cup this week while US Open champion Daniil Medvedev makes his return alongside Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev. Team Europe are undefeated so far at the event, which this year will be played in Boston from September 22-24, live on Eurosport."...

Murray will not be ‘wading in’ with advice for Raducanu

"The former world number one says he found it “incredibly irritating” when ex-British players offered him advice that he had not asked for when he was younger, and says he will not be making the same mistake with the US Open champion. But Murray says he is always available if she wants to speak, and has again urged the LTA to capitalise on her success."...

‘Got to take it step-by-step’ – Federer not rushing back from...

"Speaking ahead of the Laver Cup Roger Federer says that he has to take his recovery step-by-step and won\u0027t be rushing back from injury. You can watch the Laver Cup on eurosport.co.uk and the Eurosport app. You can download the Eurosport app for iOS and Android now to never miss a moment of the action."...

Tsitsipas makes U-turn and plans to get vaccinated this year

"World No 3 Stefanos Tsitsipas said in August that he would only get the Covid-19 vaccine if it was made mandatory to compete on the ATP Tour as he was concerned about the side effects. However, he has now revealed that he plans to get vaccinated before the end of the year due to the extra freedoms he will get."...

Federer praises Djokovic’s ‘exceptional’ year and says Calendar Slam can happen...

"Novak Djokovic came close to making history at the US Open as he was bidding to become the first man since Rod Laver in 1969 to win the Calendar Slam. Djokovic lost in the final to Daniil Medvedev, but Roger Federer says the world No 1 has still had a \"truly exceptional\" year and thinks winning four majors in one season is still a possibility."...
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