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Murray says he chewed over split with Lendl over dinner

Steve Keating Andy Murray will try to defend his Sony Open title without coach Ivan Lendl in his corner starting on Friday after the two abruptly ended their two-year partnership in a Miami restaurant.

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Andy Murray, Li Na move to fourth round in Miami

Andy Murray.

British sixth seed Andy Murray has downed former practice partner Feliciano Lopez 6-4 6-1 to reach the fourth round at the ATP and WTA Miami Masters.

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Andy Murray splits with coach Lendl

London Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has split with coach Ivan Lendl after two years.

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Partisan Aussies' jibes no match for Ivanovic cool

Michael Chammas During Ana Ivanovic's third-round victory against Sam Stosur, the Australian crowd did everything to try to get the Queenslander over the line.

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The power and hunt for glory

Last year in Melbourne: Andy Murray commiserates with Roger Federer after defeating him in the semi-finals in 2013.

Jake Niall With a larger racquet and a new coach, Roger Federer looks like a different player.

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Pete Sampras says each decade has its great players

Pete Sampras

Linda Pearce Pete Sampras says he had rejected several coaching approaches since his retirement.

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Stanislas Wawrinka beats Rafael Nadal in Australian Open final

Stanislas Wawrinka

Linda Pearce What Rafael Nadal has called his unluckiest grand slam has defeated him once more.

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No time to rest on his laurels

Novak Djokovic is always striving to be better.

Linda Pearce Novak Djokovic is pushing his limits chasing a fifth Australian Open title.

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Federer has at least one more major in him, says Edberg

Roger Federer speaks to coach Stefan Edberg during a practice session.

Greg Baum Swiss still motivated to win on big occasions, says man who will be in his corner.

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No roses when 'courting' Lendl, just plenty of competitive spirit

Andy Murray

Andy Murray A COUPLE of days before the Australian Open started, someone asked me what it was like in my first few practice sessions with Ivan Lendl, if I was trying to impress him.

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Bigger may not be better in land of tennis giants

Jerzy Janowicz

Peter Hanlon The population of the tennis world's Land Of The Giants is greater than ever before.

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Rafael Nadal creates history by regaining year-end No.1

Rafael Nadal

This time last year, as the world's best tennis players faced each other in London at the season-ending finale, Rafael Nadal couldn't even practice.

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Roche serves up Tomic training invite and urges hard work

Linda Pearce Renowned Australian coach Tony Roche has issued an open invitation to Bernard Tomic to join pre-season training at Lleyton Hewitt's Sydney home, while stressing the need for the 21-year-old to make a...

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Courting the eighties kings

Illustration: Jim Pavlidis.

Simon Briggs Where Lendl has gone come Edberg and Becker, as titans of the past link with current greats, writes Simon Briggs.

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Boris Becker says he can help Djokovic win

Tennis legend and Novak Djokovic's coach Boris Becker.

Linda Pearce Djokovic's newly appointed coach, Boris Becker, believes his pupil can win more titles than he did.

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Murray hails Lendl after Wimbledon win

London Andy Murray dedicated his historic Wimbledon triumph to coach Ivan Lendl, the Czech who won eight grand slam titles but never cracked the mysteries of the All England Club.

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Ruthless Nadal charges into semis with big win

Rafael Nadal

New York Rafael Nadal crushed Spanish compatriot Tommy Robredo, the shock conqueror of Roger Federer, 6-0, 6-2, 6-2 on Wednesday to reach his fifth US Open semi-final.

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Novak Djokovic to face Rafael Nadal in US Open final

Novak Djokovic.

Jim Slater Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will meet in the US Open final on Monday after the world's top two players reached the championship match in contrasting fashions on Saturday.

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Nadal aims for comeback crown in 37th duel with Djokovic

Rafael Nadal gets set to smash a return to Richard Gasquet of France.

New York Spaniard will attempt to crown the year's most compelling comeback in US Open final.

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Murray unites a kingdom with historic Wimbledon win

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Greg Baum After 77 years of waiting for Andy Murray and this kingdom, rarely before as united as now, there came a few minutes that felt like 77 years more.

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