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Novak Djokovic serves the ball to Lu Yen-Hsun during their men's first-round match at the French Open in Paris on May 24, 2016
Novak Djokovic parts company with coach Boris Becker
World number two Novak Djokovic parts company with coach Boris Becker after three years.
22:39
Johanna Konta of Britain hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the China Open on October 9, 2016
British number one Johanna Konta ends partnership with coach Esteban Carril
British number one Johanna Konta splits from coach Esteban Carril, despite ending the year inside the world top 10.
Dec 1, 13:22
Milos Raonic in action at the French Open on May 27, 2016
Milos Raonic splits from coach Carlos Moya after 11 months
World number three tennis star Milos Raonic splits from coach Carlos Moya after 11 months.
Dec 1, 10:00
Andy Murray holds up his champion trophy at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing on October 9, 2016
BBC Sports Personality of the Year contenders announced
Sixteen British competitors are in the running to be crowned as BBC's Sports Personality of the Year, including Andy Murray who has won the award twice in three years.
Nov 28, 21:22
Andy Murray holds up his champion trophy at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing on October 9, 2016
Andy Murray cools talk of knighthood in New Year's Honours list
World number one Andy Murray admits that receiving a knighthood would be a great achievement, but believes he is still too young to be considered for the honour.
Nov 22, 09:38
Andy Murray in action at Indian Wells on March 12, 2016
Greg Rusedski: 'Andy Murray win over Novak Djokovic is incredible'
Former British number one Greg Rusedski describes Andy Murray's win over Novak Djokovic to clinch the ATP World Tour Finals title as "astonishing" and "incredible".
Nov 20, 22:27
Andy Murray and Tim Henman are seen on court during their match as part of the Davidoff Swiss Indoors at the St. Jakobhalle on October 26, 2005
Tim Henman hails "unbelievable role model" Andy Murray
Former British number one Tim Henman urges the LTA to make the most of having an "unbelievable role model" like Andy Murray.
Nov 20, 21:18
Andy Murray congratulates Novak Djokovic on winning the men's final match at the French Open on June 5, 2016
Novak Djokovic: 'Andy Murray is best in the world'
Novak Djokovic insists that Andy Murray deserves his place as the year-end world number one following a "great" second half to 2016.
Nov 20, 21:03
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray: 'It is a special day'
Andy Murray admits that he "never expected" to end the year as world number one, having clinched top spot with victory at the ATP World Tour Finals.
Nov 20, 20:48
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray reflects on "one of hardest matches"
Andy Murray admits that his ATP Finals semi-final showdown with Milos Raonic was "one of the hardest matches" he has ever played.
Nov 19, 18:31
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates defeating Milos Raonic of Canada in the quarter final during day seven of the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament at the Caja Magica on May 8, 2015
Andy Murray: 'I have to be clinical to overcome Milos Raonic'
Andy Murray insists that he could be in for a tough afternoon when taking on Milos Raonic, despite beating the Canadian in each of their last seven meetings.
Nov 19, 10:12
Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares gloat after winning the Australian Open men's doubles final on January 30, 2016
Jamie Murray delighted to reach world number one with Bruno Soares
Jamie Murray says that it is "pretty exciting" for himself and Bruno Soares to be regarded as the world's best doubles team.
Nov 18, 18:57
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray pleased with display against Stanislas Wawrinka
Andy Murray admits that he was pleased with his "solid" display as he eased past Stanislas Wawrinka at the ATP World Tour Finals.
Nov 18, 16:15
Gael Monfils in action at the Miami Open on March 31, 2016
Injured Gael Monfils withdraws from ATP World Tour Finals
Gael Monfils withdraws from the ATP World Tour Finals in London through injury, with David Goffin being drafted in for the final round-robin tie on Thursday.
Nov 16, 20:45
Andy Murray celebrates during the Australian Open semi-final with Milos Raonic on January 29, 2016
Andy Murray: 'I had to fight really hard to beat Kei Nishikori'
Andy Murray says that he had to fight "really hard" to overcome Kei Nishikori to edge closer to the semi-finals of the ATP World Tour Finals in London.
Nov 16, 18:57
Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka returns the ball to Spain's Rafael Nadal during their men's singles group stage match on day two of the ATP World Tour Finals tennis tournament in London on November 16, 2015
Stanislas Wawrinka unhappy with opening day at ATP World Tour Finals
Stanislas Wawrinka admits that he was unhappy with his performance against Kei Nishikori at the ATP World Tour Finals.
Nov 14, 19:03
Kei Nishikori goes for a shot during his fourth round match with Richard Gasquet at the French Open on May 29, 2016
Kei Nishikori keen to achieve career-high ranking
Kei Nishikori admits that he has one eye on trying to end the year at world number three after beating Stanislas Wawrinka at the ATP World Tour Finals.
Nov 14, 16:46
Novak Djokovic reacts during the French Open final against Andy Murray on June 5, 2016
Novak Djokovic happy with opening win
Novak Djokovic is pleased with his performance in his opening match of the ATP World Tour Finals despite needing to come from behind against Dominic Thiem.
Nov 13, 19:55
Novak Djokovic reacts during the French Open final against Andy Murray on June 5, 2016
Novak Djokovic: 'I've had a very good year'
Novak Djokovic says that he has had a "very good year", despite losing his position as world number one to Andy Murray.
Nov 12, 11:55
Andy Murray congratulates Novak Djokovic on winning the men's final match at the French Open on June 5, 2016
Novak Djokovic congratulates new world number one Andy Murray
Novak Djokovic congratulates Andy Murray after the Scot ended his 28-month reign as world number one.
Nov 7, 21:45
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray looking forward to season-ending ATP World Tour Finals
New world number one Andy Murray is looking forward to the ATP World Tour Finals as he bids to end his career-best season with his first title in the London tournament.
Nov 7, 20:39
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray discovers ATP World Tour Finals group
New world number one Andy Murray is drawn alongside Stanislas Wawrinka, Kei Nishikori and Marin Cilic at the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals in London.
Nov 7, 15:29
Andy Murray celebrates winning his quarter-final match against David Ferrer during day 10 of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 27, 2016
Andy Murray confirmed as world number one after Milos Raonic withdrawal
Andy Murray reaches the world number one ranking after Milos Raonic withdraws in Paris.
Nov 5, 14:27
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray: 'I'm putting no extra pressure on myself'
Andy Murray insists that he is not putting himself under any extra pressure despite being just one win away from becoming world number one.
Nov 5, 09:42
Andy Murray reacts during the French Open final against Novak Djokovic on June 6, 2016
Andy Murray: 'Fernando Verdasco made it tough for me'
Andy Murray says that Fernando Verdasco made it "tough" for him in his Paris Masters opener, which the Scotsman won in three sets.
Nov 2, 22:24
Andy Murray congratulates Novak Djokovic on winning the men's final match at the French Open on June 5, 2016
Andy Murray understanding of Novak Djokovic's lull in form
Andy Murray says that it is "normal" for Novak Djokovic to have experienced a drop in form after a high level of success since 2014.
Nov 1, 17:18
Novak Djokovic reacts during the French Open final against Andy Murray on June 5, 2016
Novak Djokovic motivated by ranking battle
Novak Djokovic suggests that he expects a prolonged run at the Paris Masters as he bids to retain his position as world number one.
Oct 31, 15:09
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray to face Fernando Verdasco at Paris Masters
Andy Murray will face Fernando Verdasco in the second round of the Paris Masters in a week where he hopes to become world number one.
Oct 31, 14:08
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray: 'Still plenty of work to become world's best'
Andy Murray says that making the leap from second to first in the men's rankings is "the hardest one to make", as he closes in on Novak Djokovic at the top.
Oct 30, 19:26
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray reaches Erste Bank Open final
Andy Murray reaches the final of the Erste Bank Open after David Ferrer withdraws with a leg injury.
Oct 29, 16:29
Dan Evans of Great Britain plays a backhand during a practice session at Emirates Arena on September 17, 2015
Dan Evans: 'Paris Masters withdrawal down to missing baggage'
British number three Dan Evans says that he was forced to withdraw from the Paris Masters because his racquet bag never made it to the French capital.
Oct 29, 09:58
Andy Murray holds up his champion trophy at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing on October 9, 2016
Andy Murray focused on overhauling top-ranked Novak Djokovic
Andy Murray admits that he needs to "make some improvements" if he is to achieve his target of ending the year above Novak Djokovic in the men's tennis rankings.
Oct 25, 21:14
Johanna Konta collapses during the US Open on August 31, 2016
Britain's Johanna Konta misses out on WTA Finals place
British number one Johanna Konta loses her spot at the WTA Finals after Svetlana Kuznetsova beats Daria Gavrilova in the Kremlin Cup.
Oct 22, 12:56
Marcus Willis in action at Wimbledon on July 29, 2016
Marcus Willis to make first appearance since Wimbledon
British number 12 Marcus Willis plays in Vienna on Saturday as he makes his first appearance since making the second round of Wimbledon.
Oct 22, 10:35
Johanna Konta of Britain hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the China Open on October 9, 2016
Draw made for WTA Finals in Singapore
British number one Johanna Konta finds out who she will play at the end-of-season WTA Finals, should she claim the eighth and final place.
Oct 21, 13:10
Rafael Nadal returns the ball to Sam Groth at the French Open in Paris on May 24, 2016
Rafael Nadal forced to end 2016 season early due to wrist injury
Former world number one and 14-time Grand Slam title winner Rafael Nadal reveals that he is ending his 2016 season early in order to fully recover from a wrist injury.
Oct 20, 21:22
Nick Kyrgios in action at the French Open on May 27, 2016
Nick Kyrgios pulls out of Rotterdam Open to play in NBA celebrity game
Rotterdam Open director Richard Krajicek confirms that Nick Kyrgios has pulled out of the tournament to play in basketball's NBA All-Star Celebrity Game next February.
Oct 19, 19:45
Johanna Konta of Britain hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the China Open on October 9, 2016
Carla Suarez Navarro exit boosts Johanna Konta's Singapore hopes
Johanna Konta's hopes of reaching the end-of-season WTA Tour Finals have been boosted after Carla Suarez Navarro lost in Moscow.
Oct 19, 12:43
Nick Kyrgios in action at the French Open on May 27, 2016
Nick Kyrgios agrees to see sports psychologist, suspension reduced
Tennis Australia confirms that Nick Kyrgios has agreed to meet a psychologist and will therefore have his ban reduced from nine tournament weeks to just three.
Oct 17, 21:15
Kyle Edmund celebrates winning a point during his first-round match against Gilles Simon at Queen's on June 15, 2016
Kyle Edmund reaches career-high world ranking
British number two Kyle Edmund moves up a further five places to reach a career-high in the ATP world rankings.
Oct 17, 11:41