Reaching the top of the rankings is beyond 'my level' says the humble Swiss
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Monday 03 June 2013
Robredo pulls off third successive recovery from two-sets down to reach the quarter-finals
Sunday 02 June 2013
David Ferrer served notice of his intent at the French Open with a fourth-round demolition of Kevin Anderson.
Friday 31 May 2013
The world number one is bidding to win only her second singles title at Roland Garros
Monday 27 May 2013
Perhaps it had all been too good to be true. In the absence of the injured Andy Murray, the stage had been set for Laura Robson to become the focal point of British attention here at the French Open, but for once the 19-year-old failed to deliver. While a 6-3, 6-2 defeat by Caroline Wozniacki was a fair reflection of the two players' rankings – the 22-year-old Dane sits 27 places higher than the Briton at No 10 in the world – there could be no escaping the sense that this was a missed opportunity.
Sunday 26 May 2013
Serena Williams crushed one of her French Open ghosts with an unstoppable demolition of Anna Tatishvili in the first round in Paris.
Saturday 25 May 2013
For a player who loves nothing better than to topple the biggest names at the biggest tournaments, Laura Robson was yesterday handed the perfect draw for the French Open, which begins in Paris tomorrow.
Friday 24 May 2013
The British number one faces tough start at Roland Garros
Wednesday 15 May 2013
The British No 1 was beaten in straight sets in Rome
Sunday 12 May 2013
As a player he had been a deft serve-and-volleyer who climbed as high as No 34 in the world
Sunday 12 May 2013
Britain's best female tennis player for more than two decades is keeping a level head amid the ups and downs of the circuit's merry-go-round. Paul Newman meets Laura Robson
Sunday 07 April 2013
"Statistics are like bikinis – they show a lot, but not everything." Gavin Newsham sets out his stall on the opening page with this teaser from the baseball manager Lou Piniella, and his sideways look at sport by numbers is certainly revealing, if not displaying quite the originality of Freakonomics, the book that inspired the title.
Sunday 31 March 2013
Victory in today's Miami Masters final will lift Scot above Roger Federer
Wednesday 20 March 2013
The total prize money at Flushing Meadows will rise to $50m in the summer
Saturday 26 January 2013
The Belarusian won her second Slam title but ceded the crowd's sympathy to the injured Chinese
My 100 per cent record against Andy Murray has no bearing on our semi-final match, says Roger Federer
Thursday 24 January 2013
Pair meet in the Australian Open tomorrow morning
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