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The Edwardian attempt to merge tennis and cricket
Cricket and tennis compete for people's attention in the summer. One Edwardian man had a dream of ending all this by merging the two sports.
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Murray and McGregor serve up audiences for BBC
ANDY Murray's Wimbledon victory and Ewan McGregor's narrated series on the Hebrides helped boost BBC audiences in Scotland last year.
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Will the Scottish referendum be the 'elephant in the stadium' at Commonwealth Games?
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Hope springs eternal over disappointment
AS THE World Cup drew to a close there was one word which resonated with the millions of England fans - disappointment.
A Staff Writer's Offseason Blues
Until only a few days ago, I was not missing the NFL. As an armchair fan of many sports, I was highly enjoying what the summer was throwing at me.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Edge of the Box: Rory McIlroy triumph got things going again...
It was going to take something special to get things going again on the old sofa.
Rory Proves Himself A Much Needed Hero
After a summer of British sporting disasters, the Northern Irishman emerges from a period of upheaval to provide a taste of glory.
Fans boo McIlroy during Open Championship winner's speech
It was the greatest moment of Rory McIlroy's life. Stepping up to the microphone after an astonishing week of golf at Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake, and being presented to the crowd - in the R&A's quaint choice of words - the "champion golfer of the year".
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Commonwealth Games 2014: Let's get set for some political fun and Games
As the sporting action starts this week, look out for points scoring of a different kind as the Scottish referendum looms, reports Jonathan Coates When the first Scottish medallist waves to the home crowd at this week's Commonwealth Games, the cameras will seek out one particular face in the crowd.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal to Headline U. S. Open
The USTA announced that world No. 1 Novak Djokovic and defending champion Rafael Nadal lead the men's singles field for the 2014 US Open Tennis Championships.
The Jersey Journal
Taylor Townsend, rising tennis star, plays for friend Vicky Duva,...
When the Philadelphia Freedoms host the Washington Kastles in a World Team Tennis match on Thursday, the present and future of American women's tennis will meet when the Kastles' Venus Williams and Freedoms' Taylor Townsend face off in a singles match.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Islington teenager wins chance to play at Wimbledon
Islington starlet Brandon Drew will be aiming to succeed where Andy Murray failed this year after booking his spot at a prestigious Wimbledon tournament.
Don't Make A Miserable Summer for British Sport Personal-Insure Your Kit or Risk Losing it
As people emulate their fallen heroes on the streets and in the parks, many may not have checked whether their equipment - such as bicycles, cricket kit, golf clubs or tennis racquets - are insured should they be lost, accidentally damaged or stolen when they are out and about .
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Is it time to think the unthinkable?...Why a Great Britain football...
Is it time to think the unthinkable?...Why a Great Britain football team might be the way forward after all After watching Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey miss out on the World Cup as England floundered, Steve Tucker ponders the great 'Team GB' question Billions witnessed Mario Gotze fire home the winner for Germany in the World Cup final, but just ... (more)
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Daily Record
Rafa Nadal looks forward to London date as he secures his place in the ATP World Tour Finals
THE Spaniard has qualified for the end of year tourney, which features the best eight players of the year.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Make the clay pay
Fresh from a 7/1 winner, our tennis tipster Andy Schooler has two 50/1 tips on the ATP World Tour this week.
Sky still British focused - Brailsford
Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford has said they remain British-focused and defended his decision not to select Sir Bradley Wiggins for the Tour de France.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Rock Hill Herald
Top seeds bounced in Stuttgart semis
Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain took out the top-seeded Fognini 6-3, 6-4 in just 74 minutes before Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic earned a 7-6 , 6-2 win over the second-seeded Youzhny.
COLUMN: Morecambe needs to go vegan like Andy Murray
Photo Ian Robinson: Wayne Hemingway at the Design Symposium Urban Regeneration and Design Collaboration at the University of Central Lancashire WAYNE HEMINGWAY writes...The days of dodgy burger vans, greasy hot dogs and ice cream containing pig fat are rapidly disappearing from the outdoor events scene.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Home support can motivate local athletes but also prove a burden
Read an interview with any Scottish athlete taking part at Glasgow 2014 and they will, without fail, comment on their excitement at competing in front of the home crowd.