Andy Murray

Andy Murray of Britain kisses the trophy after his win over Novak Djokovic during their men's singles final match at the 2012 US Open. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

10 Things To Know For The U.S. Open Tennis Tournament

Andy Murray will be the defending champion at a Grand Slam tournament and he suspects he’ll be more nervous than usual.

08/24/2013

Andy Murray (STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Andy Murray Gearing Up For New Challenges

Andy Murray has a new “To Do” list. Instead of trying to win majors, he’s now defending them. Murray approaches the U.S. Open with a new perspective after winning it for the first time last year.

08/12/2013

Roger Federer (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Federer Trying To Re-Energize Game In Cincinnati

Roger Federer usually feels good when he arrives in Cincinnati for a tournament he has won more times than anyone else. This week, not so much.

08/11/2013

Rafael Nadal (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Murray, Nadal Win In Montreal

Andy Murray made a successful return in his first match since winning at Wimbledon, beating Spain’s Marcel Granollers 6-4, 7-6 (2) on Wednesday in the second round of the Rogers Cup.

08/08/2013

Andy Murray (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Getty Images)

US Open Tennis Singles Champs Will Take Home Record $2.6 Million

All singles players at the U.S. Open are getting a big raise this year, from the record $2.6 million each champion will take home, to the $32,000 for everyone losing in the first round.

07/31/2013

Roger Federer (Photo credit should read CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images)

Roger Federer Falls To No. 5 In ATP Rankings For 1st Time In A Decade

Federer’s second-round loss at Wimbledon, a year after taking the title, drops him from No. 3. He was fifth in the rankings on June 23, 2003, two weeks before he won Wimbledon for the first of his record 17 major championships.

07/08/2013

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Andy Murray Beats Novak Djokovic In 3 Sets, Wins Wimbledon

Andy Murray became the first British man in 77 years to win the Wimbledon title, beating Novak Djokovic 6-4, 7-5, 6-4.

07/07/2013

Andy Murray (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Getty Images)

No. 2 Seed Andy Murray Advances To Wimbledon Semifinals

Murray completed his seventh career comeback from two sets down to top Fernando Verdasco.

07/03/2013

Novak Djokovic of Serbia congratulates Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina after their match during the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Djokovic And Del Potro Advance Unscathed Into Wimbledon Semifinals

During a tournament with more than its share of twists and turns Djokovic and del Potro have gone through virtually unscathed.

07/03/2013

Novak Djokovic abd Andy Murray (PAUL CROCK/AFP/Getty Images)

Djokovic And Murray Yet To Lose A Set At Wimbledon

No. 1-seeded Novak Djokovic and No. 2 Andy Murray have yet to lose a set, let alone a match, so far at Wimbledon.

07/02/2013

Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Serena Williams of the US. (Photo credit: MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images)

Favorites Djokovic And Williams Cruising At Wimbledon

Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic turned in nearly perfect performances back-to-back Saturday on Centre Court to cap the fourth round at the All England Club.

06/29/2013

Roger Federer at the U.S. Open (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Roger Federer, Andy Murray: No Problem For Gay Tennis Players

The second- and third-ranked players were asked about the possibility Sunday at the Italian Open after NBA veteran Jason Collins recently became the first active player in any of the four major U.S. professional sports leagues to come out.

05/13/2013

USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

U.S. Open To Increase Annual Prize Money To $50 Million By 2017

New York’s Grand Slam tournament will increase its annual prize money to $50 million by 2017 — roughly double what it was last year — and permanently schedule the men’s semifinals on Friday and men’s final on Sunday starting in 2015.

03/20/2013

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US Open Adds Day Of Rest Before Men’s, Women’s Final

The U.S. Open tennis tournament is moving the women’s final to Sunday and men’s final to Monday in 2013, building in a day of rest ahead of each title match for the first time.

12/14/2012

Sir Mark Lyall Grant, British Ambassador to the United Nations, with the Secretariat in the background at One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza on the East Side - Sep 12, 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

On Foreign Soil: British U.N. Ambassador Talks NYC’s ‘Vibrancy’ And More

He’s been posted to Pretoria, Islamabad, and Paris. But now, Sir Mark Lyall Grant is an Englishman in New York.

09/14/2012

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