Andy Murray and brother Jamie advance to quarter-finals at Citi Open

Andy Murray and brother Jamie battled past French pair Nicolas Mahut and Edouard Roger-Vasselin at the Citi Open in Washington Andy Murray and brother Jamie battled past French pair Nicolas Mahut and Edouard Roger-Vasselin at the Citi Open in Washington. The former world No 1 has so far been restricted to doubles action since returning to the game following his hip resurfacing operation in January, and played in the mixed event alongside Serena Williams at Wimbledon. Murray, who has

Rafael Nadal riled by Nick Kyrgios but sees him off despite underarm ace

Rafael Nadal emerged victorious against Nick Kyrgios 6-3, 3-6, 7-6, 7-6 but the bad feeling between the two showed no signs of easing in a spicy second-round Wimbledon contest Nick Kyrgios discovered on Thursday evening that you provoke a champion at your peril as Rafael Nadal husbanded his controlled fury over four engrossing sets to grind down an opponent who had taunted him beforehand as a bad loser and whose tongue later let him down like rarely before. In a staggering admission, Kyrgios said he deliberately hit a ball at Nadal in the third set. He did not apologise at the time and it did little but lift the fuming Spaniard as he drove on to complete a 6-3, 3-6, …