Some other lengthy sporting struggles

In the wake of the 11-hour, 183-game Wimbledon encounter between John Isner and Nicolas Mahut, here are four other sporting encounters that took a...

Murray must bear expectation

Every appearance at Wimbledon by Andy Murray is now scoured for omens. It is five years since he first played in the tournament, and...

Murray can learn from the devastation of loss

It took the best of Roger Federer to diminish Andy Murray so emphatically, which might have provided a form of solace for the Scot....

The best of the Andy Murray coverage

Here's our pick of the coverage of Andy Murray's victory over Marin Cilic at the Australian open: The Independent "Andy Murray no longer goes on court...

Murray’s dismantling of Nadal proves enlightening

It was not so much the sense of imperiousness in Andy Murray, or even that he forced one of the game’s great warrior spirits...

Counter-punching Murray on precarious edge of greatness

That Andy Murray is on the verge of something is a truth we have come to consider as inevitable. His talent is accomplished enough...