Tennis Today: Novak Djokovic shows off his facial hair and Andy Murray gets emotional
In Tennis Today, Novak Djokovic shows off his facial hair and we have plenty about Andy Murray.
What’s on the site
The Andy Murray juggernaut rolls on at the Citi Open as he claimed another marathon win to reach the quarter-finals.
After the match, Murray broke down in tears.
The three-time Grand Slam winner’s run in Washington is an ominous sign for rivals who were hoping he was a spent force.
Then there is Murray revealing his plans once he retires. Commentary or coaching?
Meanwhile, former world No 2 Tommy Haas believes Rafael Nadal could have cut it at a high level in football.
What’s in the news
The US Open is approaching fast and Greg Rusedski picked out his top five moments from the tournament in Telegraph Sport as part of an Amazon Prime promotion.
You have to teach them while they are young! That’s exactly what Serena Williams is doing as she shared a video of herself speaking French to her 11-month-old daughter Olympia on Instagram, via Daily Mail.
What’s on social media
Novak Djokovic shows off his new facial hair. Yes? No?
Brotherly love from Alexander and Mischa Zverev.
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Cameron Norrie goes skydiving in Los Cabos.
Tennis TV’s Best Shots from July. It starts with a bang and finishes with a bang.
And here are their Funniest Moments & Fails.
What’s on TV
ATP Washington Citi Open
LIVE – Sky Sports Arena
WTA Silicon Valley Classic
LIVE – BT Sport2
More Australian Open players go into isolation taking number up to 72
Forty-seven had already been told they had to stay in their rooms for 14 days.
How Australian Open players are keeping themselves occupied in quarantine
A total of 47 players were told they would have to stay in their rooms for 14 days.
Australian Open preparations rocked by fourth positive Covid case
A positive test was returned by a broadcast team member on a charter flight from Los Angeles.
Players were made aware of isolation risks on arrival to Australia – Craig Tiley
Forty seven players will have to remain in their hotel rooms for 14 days.
Andy Murray’s waiting game as anger mounts after tennis players fly in for Australian Open
Andy Murray is waiting to see if there is any way he compete in the Australian Open after testing positive for Covid-19.
Positive Covid cases on flights to Australia put 47 players in 14-day quarantine
Three people across two chartered flights carrying the Open hopefuls tested positive for coronavirus upon their arrival in Melbourne.
Bernard Tomic still has drive to compete, saying ‘I don’t need to play tennis again, I’ve got enough money’
“I’m risking my life, and I’m playing and competing.”
Dominic Thiem: ‘My wish for 2021 is to win a second Grand Slam title’
Dominic Thiem eyes a second Grand Slam trophy.
VIDEO and PICS: Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams among tennis stars to arrive in Australia
This way for a video and pics of arrivals in Australia.
Official insists no special Australian Open treatment for Andy Murray after positive COVID-19 result
Andy Murray warned he won’t get preferential treatment.