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Monte Carlo Masters: Can Rafael Nadal, the king of clay, hold on to his crown?

Spaniard has been plagued by injury since winning last year’s French Open, but he is confident, he tells Paul Newman in Monte Carlo, his favourite surface will inspire latest comeback

Andy Murray’s recent form has seemed dependent on the presence of coach Amélie Mauresmo

Murray may let Bjorkman step in for Mauresmo

Mauresmo announced her pregnancy on social media

Andy Murray with Kim Sears
Novak Djokovic enjoys his victory in Sunday’s Miami Masters by taking a quick trip to Miami Beach on Monday

Novak Djokovic in peak form after Miami to claim that elusive first French Open

World No 1 has best chance with Nadal out of sorts on eve of clay-court season

Andy Murray in the Miami Open final

Andy Murray feels he's 'getting a little closer' to Novak Djokovic, despite Miami Open 2015 final defeat

The Scot hasn't beaten his Serbian opponent since the final of Wimbledon 2013

Andy Murray reacts after losing a point to Novak Djokovic during the men's final match at the Miami Open

Miami Masters 2015 final: Andy Murray wilts as Novak Djokovic reinforces dominance

Murray gave as good as he got in the first two sets only to see Djokovic take command in the latter stages

Andy Murray at the Miami Open

Andy Murray vs Novak Djokovic preview: When is the Miami Open final?

The pair meet for the 26th time

Andy Murray beat Tomas Berdych 6-4, 6-4 to reach the final of the Miami Masters

Miami Masters 2015: Andy Murray masters Thomas Berdych to march into final against Novak Djokovic

Murray's victory levelled their head-to-head record at six wins apiece

Serena Williams is 1-16 with some bookies to win the Miami Open on Saturday

Miami Open 2015: Serena Williams aims to keep vice-like grip on Miami

The 33-year-old will play in her 10th Miami Open final

Andy Murray celebrates victory over Dominic Thiem

Miami Masters 2015: Andy Murray defeats spirited Dominic Thiem to set-up anticipated Australian Open rematch with Thomas Berdych

Murray sees off world No 52 Thiem 3-6 6-4 6-1 to reach the last four in Miami where he will face Berdych in a rematch of the infamous Australian Open clash

Andy Murray reaches 500 career wins with victory at the Miami Open

The Scot advances through the fourth round

Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal suffers shock exit at the Miami Open

The world number two was beaten by fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco

Andy Murray makes a forehand return during his win over Santiago Giraldo

Miami Masters: Andy Murray just one win away from 500 after seeing off Santiago Giraldo

Murray, twice a champion at the Miami Masters, needed just 84 minutes to beat Giraldo 6-3, 6-4

Andy Murray

Miami Open 2015: Andy Murray reaches last 16 with easy win over Santiago Giraldo

Scot wins third round match in straight sets

Heather Watson battled valiantly against the world No 15

Miami Masters 2015: Heather Watson’s Miami hopes are gone with the wind

Briton suffers 7-5 3-6 6-4 defeat to Germany's Angelique Kerber in near two-and-a-half hour marathon

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