The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper


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Association of Tennis Professionals in hot water after embarrassing Next Gen draw

The governing tennis body has received fierce backlash for its drawing of the seeds for the Next Gen tournament

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Review: Borg vs McEnroe

The greatest game of tennis ever played becomes another boring day at the office in this underachieving film

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Andy Murray in 2017

Much has changed in men’s tennis in 2017, but for Andy Murray, a great clay court season could confirm his status as one of British greatest ever athletes

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Britain through to Davis Cup Quarter Finals

Great Britain have progressed to the quarter finals of the Davis Cup to face France after achieving a bruising victory over their Canadian opponents

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A tournament I really don’t understand: The ATP World Tour finals

The end of season extravaganza at the O2 marks the end of the ATP Tour season, but what is the point?

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Murray clinches world number one spot

Andy Murray has been named as the number one men’s tennis player in the world after one of the best years in his career

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Is Nick Kyrgios abusing his privilege and wasting his talent?

Nick Kyrgios’s recent misconduct and subsequent eight week suspension at the Shanghai Masters once again draws our attention to an outstanding talent struggling to realise his privileged position in the professional sporting world, a world many never get a sniff at.

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Federer and Nadal both outside world’s top 4

Both men are outside the top four in the rankings for the first time for 13 years

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Sports’ governing bodies are misbehaving

With a different sport’s governing body being in the spotlight each day for a scandal, it’s time to ask for transparency.


Skirting around the issue

Adrienne Galloway on tennis’ soft spot for skirts

Andy Murray's year has been a roller coaster ride of emotion. Photo: James Bird @Flickr.

Why 2012 has been a fantastic year for tennis

Jack Mollart explains why this year has been one of the most fascinating ever for tennis.

The US Open has been the highlight of a memorable year for Andy Murray. Photo: Carine06 @flickr

Murray seals landmark triumph

Scot becomes first British Grand Slam winner in 76 years