Yorkshire tennis star Edmund ends Murray’s 12-year reign as British No 1

Andy Murray’s near 12-year reign as British number one has come to an end, with Kyle Edmund taking over the mantle.

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki celebrates winning a point while playing Simona Halep on Saturday.  Picture: AP/Dita Alangkara

Australian Open: Double joy for Caroline Wozniacki after landing first grand slam

Caroline Wozniacki’s father told her he would not care if she worked in a supermarket before she went out and won her first grand slam title to become world No 1.

STAR MAN: Switzerland's Roger Federer holds his trophy up after defeating Croatia's Marin Cilic in the men's singles final at the Australian Open. Picture: AP/Vincent Thian

Australian Open: Roger Federer keeps his cool in Melbourne to lift 20th grand slam title

Emotions spilled out of Roger Federer after he quelled Marin Cilic’s fightback to win his 20th grand slam title at the Australian Open.

DENIED: Kyle Edmund makes a backhand return to Marin Cilic in their Melbourne semi-final. Picture: AP/Dita Alangkara

Australian Open: Proud Kyle Edmund determined to go deeper in grand slams

KYLE EDMUND has the grand slam bug and is determined his taste of the big time will not be his last.

NOT TO BE: Kyle Edmund, on his way to defeat against Marin Cilic on Thursday in Melbourne. Picture: AP/Andy Brownbill

Kyle Edmund’s Australian Open dream over after straight sets loss to Marin Cilic

KYLE EDMUND’S brilliant Australian Open run was ended by a straight-sets loss to Marin Cilic in the semi-finals.

Into the last four: Switzerland's Roger Federer.

Australian Open: Victorious Roger Federer delighted for Kyle Edmund

Roger Federer is happy to see Kyle Edmund and Chung Hyeon make their breakthroughs at the Australian Open to bring fresh blood to the sport.

Into last four: Britain's Kyle Edmund.

Nick Westby: Hard work enables fearless Kyle Edmund to reap his deserved rewards in Melbourne

Quarter-finals day in the first grand slam of the year was supposed to be where the journey ended.

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki hits a backhand return to Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro during their Australian Open quarter-final. Picture: AP/Vincent Thian

Australian Open: Wozniacki stays cool to book semi-final date with Mertens

Caroline Wozniacki is two matches away from a first grand slam title after defeating Carla Suarez Navarro 6-0 6-7 (3/7) 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open.

Winner: Kyle Edmund, left, shakes hands with Grigor Dimitrov after winning their quarter-final at the Australian Open.

Australian Open: Remarkable triumph as Kyle Edmund reaches last four

YORKSHIRE’S Kyle Edmund continued his remarkable run at the Australian Open by beating third seed Grigor Dimitrov to reach his first grand slam semi-final.

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Into the last eight: Yorkshire's Kyle Edmund.

Australian Open: He’s done it – Kyle Edmund through to first grand slam quarter-final

YORKSHIRE’S Kyle Edmund fought off weariness and Andreas Seppi to reach his first grand slam quarter-final at the Australian Open.

Britain's Kyle Edmund celebrates after defeating Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin.

Kyle Edmund cruises past Istomin to reach Australian Open third round

Kyle Edmund’s mum makes sure he is always ready for the sun and the Yorkshireman is showing form as hot as the Melbourne summer at the Australian Open.

Going through: Britain's Kyle Edmund on his way to victory against South Africa's Kevin Anderson.

Australian Open: Kyle Edmund proves big point in Melbourne

Kyle Edmund was not too keen on his shocking pink kit but very happy with his tennis after pulling off the best victory of his career against US Open finalist Kevin Anderson at the Australian Open.

On his way: Britain's Kyle Edmund makes a forehand return to South Africa's Kevin Anderson.

Australian Open: Stunning win as Kyle Edmund flies flag for Britain

YORKSHIRE’s Kyle Edmund pulled off the biggest victory of his career with a five-set win over US Open finalist Kevin Anderson at the Australian Open.

Andy Murray: Hip injury.

Andy Murray out of Australian Open as Kyle Edmund reaches last eight in Brisbane

Andy Murray has announced he has pulled out of the Australian Open with a hip injury.


Sports Quiz of the Year: Test your sporting knowledge of 2017 (answers now available)

ALL BEING well, you’ll have opened your presents, stacked up all the smellies that will last through several more Christmas’s, all before filling yourself up with food and drink from your festive dinner.


Judy Murray: Cost of developing a young tennis player beyond average family

Judy Murray has called for better financial help for promising young British tennis players after revealing the sacrifices her family made to support her two sons’ careers.

Judy Murray at Ilkley LTSC

Judy Murray visits Yorkshire tennis club

Players at one of Yorkshire's largest tennis clubs were surprised to spot a celebrity of the game touring the courts this week.

Roger Federer looks emotional following victory over Marin Cilic in the men's final at Wimbledon. Picture: Adam Davy/PA

Highlights: Emotional Federer seals place in history at Wimbledon

It almost had to be.

Roger Federer celebrates victory over Tomas Berdych. Picture: Gareth Fuller/PA

Wimbledon: History beckons once again for ‘excited’ Federer

Roger Federer has his sights set on making more history at Wimbledon and he could not be happier.

Wimbledon fans - playing tennis yourself is easier than you think

Wimbledon fans - playing tennis yourself is easier than you think

As a keen tennis fan, I’m all too aware that Wimbledon fortnight represents my best chance to convert casual fans to my favourite sport.
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