Andy Murray is Starting to Climb Back

His comeback may never place him at the lofty heights he once occupied, or it may lead to a storybook conclusion. In either case, it is good having Andy Murray back on a professional tennis court. He's baaaack ūüėĀ@Andy_Murray gets going at a practice session before Queen's Club, where he will be making his return.#PracticePass…

Andy Murray’s Winning Streak Leads Him to the #1 Ranking for 2016

Andy Murray won every match he played after his US Open loss to Kei Nishikori.¬† This streak included winning the World Tour Finals with an undefeated round robin record, two Masters 1000 events, and two ATP 500 level events.¬† This amounted to 4500 ranking points and enough leverage to overtake Novak Djokovic who finished 2011,…

Bercy 2016: Andy Murray vs. John Isner Championship Prediction

Andy Murray vs. John Isner This match is fairly straight forward. ¬†Andy Murray returns better, moves better, and has a more stable all-around game than John Isner. ¬†Does that mean Andy Murray will win? Probably, but John Isner has one of the top 5 serves in men’s tennis. ¬†His serve may be the best serve…

Tennis History: Andy Murray is the 26th Man to be Ranked #1 since 1973

Andy #Murray is World No.1 #HistoryMaker pic.twitter.com/bi8LqjjdrY ‚ÄĒ British Tennis (@BritishTennis) November 5, 2016 I will write more about the tug-of-war between Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray over the #1 ranking after the Paris Indoor ends. ¬†I do think it is amazing that only 26 men have had this distinction in a period the encompasses…

Shanghai 2016: ATP Championship Prediction

Andy Murray vs. Roberto Bautista Agut Roberto Bautista Agut has had a great week piling up quality wins and culminating in a semifinal win over world #1 Novak Djokovic. ¬†Or was that the culmination? ¬†Could he possibly beat world #2 Andy Murray and take home a Masters 1000 shield? ¬†He could, but my educated guess…

Cincinnati 2016: Andy Murray vs. Marin Cilic Championship Prediction

Andy Murray vs. Marin Cilic This match would seemingly be entirely on Andy Murray’s racquet. ¬†Despite these two having a close battle at the Queen’s Club earlier this summer, Andy Murray is a strong favorite. ¬†Andy has not lost a match since losing the Roland Garros final. ¬†Murray has reached his 7th consecutive championship match….

Cincinnati 2016: ATP Semifinal Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD (1) Andy Murray VS (4) Milos Raonic – Milos has faced Andy Murray at the Australian Open semifinal, Queen’s Club final, and Wimbledon final. ¬†In each case, Milos finished on the losing end of these encounters. ¬†Can today be different? ¬†It might. ¬†Milos Raonic has increased his net attacks in 2016…

Cincinnati 2016: ATP Quarterfinal Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD Steve Johnson¬†VS¬†Grigor Dimitrov – I am torn on this match. ¬†Johnson won a bronze medal in doubles and pulled a huge upset over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to secure his spot as the top ranked US male in singles. ¬†He is basking in good vibes. Grigor Dimitrov is playing his best tennis since…