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Johanna Konta’s withdrawal in Sydney casts doubt on Australian Open chances

• British No1 was trailing 4-1 before succumbing to neck strain• Kyle Edmund and Andy Murray also not fully fit for MelbourneBritish hopes a week before the Australian Open were reduced from marginal to dismal on Sunday when a neck injury forced Johann…


Revitalised Johanna Konta can carry British standard at Australian Open

Britain’s No 1 woman may have a better chance of reaching the second week at Melbourne than Andy MurrayIt seems perverse yet unavoidably sensible to suggest that, of the six British players entered in the 2019 Australian Open, Andy Murray is by no mean…


Andy Murray’s stubbornness to succeed is crucial to his recovery from surgery | Kevin Mitchell

Monday’s hip operation was a calculated gamble that looks like it has paid off and the Scot’s desire to play in front of his daughter is a driving force to his returnAndy Murray’s decision to go under the knife in a Melbourne hospital on Monday morning…