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Andy Murray can reflect on ‘incredible career’, says former team-mate Tim Henman

Andy Murray and Tim Henman were previously Davis Cup team-mates Andy Murray will not have wanted “to be making up the numbers” as he contemplated his future, says his former Davis Cup team-mate Tim Henman. The three-time Grand Slam champion and former world number one will retire this year because of a hip injury. And the 31-year-old Scot says next week’s Australian Open could be the final tournament of his career. “It is sad news, but it doesn’t detract from what an incredible career he has had,” Henman told BBC…

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Andy Murray: v Tim Henman: Wimbledon 2018 vote challenge

Who is more boring? – Tim Henman or Andy Murray All-around British tennis legend Andy Murray made his BBC Sport punditry debut on Tuesday, and he played a blinder. However, friend and former British number one Tim Henman put an interesting question to the two-time Wimbledon champion. “Who is more boring? Me or you?” “If we put it to the public, what would the result be?” he asked live on BBC One. “It would be tight but can we set it up?” joked Andy. “Can we do it?” Sue Barker,…

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Britain’s Tim Henman trains ‘ball dogs’ for tennis tournament

LONDON (Reuters) – On a tennis court in London, former British number one Tim Henman is training a somewhat unusual group of candidates to become ball boys and girls for a tournament in December – dogs. The canines try to catch tennis balls as well as sit still as Henman lists the traits they need to succeed at the tryout to become “ball dogs”: “Lightning speed, endless endurance and good concentration”. The dogs are being trained for the Dec. 6-9 Champions Tennis event held each year at London’s Royal Albert…

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