Rio 2016 Olympics Tennis

A teary Andy Murray celebrates winning the Olympic singles title in Rio on August 14, 2016
Andy Murray: 'Olympic final one of my toughest matches'
Great Britain's Andy Murray says that his four-hour win over Juan Martin del Potro in the Olympic final was one of the toughest matches of his career.
Aug 15, 03:29
A jubilant Andy Murray collects his gold medal on August 14, 2016
Result: Andy Murray claims second Olympic title
Great Britain's Andy Murray beats Juan Martin del Potro to win his second Olympic gold medal.
Aug 15, 01:05
Kei Nishikori of Japan celebrates winning in his fourth round match against David Ferrer of Spain during day eight of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 26, 2015
Result: Kei Nishikori beats Rafael Nadal to Olympic bronze
Kei Nishikori beats Rafael Nadal in three sets to win the bronze medal at the Rio Olympics.
Aug 14, 20:40
Monica Puig in action against Agnieszka Radwanska during day five of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 22, 2016
Result: Monica Puig defeats Angelique Kerber for Olympic gold
Monica Puig defeats Angelique Kerber to become Puerto Rico's first ever Olympic gold medallist.
Aug 14, 02:18
Andy Murray celebrates reaching the semi-finals of the Rio Olympics on August 12, 2016
Andy Murray vows to 'fight hard' for Rio gold
Andy Murray vows to give it his all as he bids for a second Olympic gold medal in the final of the men's singles tournament on Sunday.
Aug 14, 00:11
Juan Martin Del Potro celebrates his win against Paul-Henri Mathieu during their Swiss Indoors quarter-final tennis match on October 25, 2013
Result: Juan Martin del Potro to meet Andy Murray in Olympic final after ousting Rafael Nadal
Juan Martin del Potro will play Andy Murray in the Olympic tennis men's singles final after overcoming Spain's Rafael Nadal in a topsy-turvy clash at the Rio Games.
Aug 13, 23:06
Andy Murray celebrates reaching the semi-finals of the Rio Olympics on August 12, 2016
Result: Andy Murray into second Olympic final with victory over Kei Nishikori
Andy Murray beats Japan's Kei Nishikori in straight sets in Rio to progress into the Olympic final.
Aug 13, 19:08
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French tennis physio dies suddenly in Rio
France tennis physio Patrick Bordier collapses and dies after suffering a cardiac arrest at the Rio Olympics.
Aug 13, 13:28
Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates defeating Kei Nishikori of Japan in the final match during day seven of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell at the Real Club de Tenis Barcelona on April 24, 2016
Rafael Nadal hails "unbelievable" Olympic win
Spain's Rafael Nadal reveals his pride at claiming a second Olympic gold medal.
Aug 13, 04:25
Rafael Nadal returns the ball to Sam Groth at the French Open in Paris on May 24, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal wins doubles gold in Rio
Rafael Nadal and Marc Lopez win gold in the men's doubles final.
Aug 13, 03:42
Andy Murray returns to David Goffin during their Rome ATP tournament tennis match at the Foro Italico on May 13, 2016
Result: Andy Murray, Heather Watson defeated in Rio
Andy Murray and Heather Watson are eliminated from the mixed doubles at the quarter-final stage in Rio.
Aug 13, 01:02
Kei Nishikori goes for a shot during his fourth round match with Richard Gasquet at the French Open on May 29, 2016
Result: Kei Nishikori battles into Rio semi-finals
Japan's Kei Nishikori sets up a semi-final showdown with Andy Murray at the Rio Olympics courtesy of a hardfought victory over Gael Monfils.
Aug 12, 22:33
Rafael Nadal shows off the guns after making it through to the semis at the Rio Olympics on August 12, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal sets up Juan Martin del Potro semi-final
Spain's Rafael Nadal will face Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro in the semi-finals of the Rio Olympics.
Aug 12, 22:18
Andy Murray celebrates reaching the semi-finals of the Rio Olympics on August 12, 2016
Result: Andy Murray edges past Steve Johnson into Olympic semi-finals
Defending champion Andy Murray edges past Steve Johnson in three sets to reach the semi-finals of the Rio Olympics.
Aug 12, 19:05
Heather Watson celebrates victory against Nicole Gibbs at French Open at Roland Garros on May 23, 2016
Heather Watson: 'I had packed my bags before mixed doubles call'
Great Britain's Heather Watson says that she had already packed her bags for home before she gained entry to the mixed doubles alongside Andy Murray.
Aug 12, 03:38
Andy Murray reacts during the French Open final against Novak Djokovic on June 6, 2016
Andy Murray: 'Court conditions hindered performance'
Great Britain's Andy Murray says that the windy conditions in Rio de Janeiro hindered his performance in his three-set win over Fabio Fognini.
Aug 12, 01:19
Jamie Murray in action alongside Bruno Soares in the Australian Open men's doubles final on January 30, 2016
Result: Jamie Murray, Johanna Konta crash out of mixed doubles
Great Britain's Jamie Murray and Johanna Konta are out of the mixed doubles tournament after losing to USA's Jack Sock and Bethanie Mattek-Sands.
Aug 11, 23:47
Andy Murray hits a backhand during his semi-final match against Marin Cilic at Queen's on June 18, 2016
Result: Andy Murray, Heather Watson make progress in mixed doubles
Great Britain's Andy Murray and Heather Watson are through to the mixed doubles quarter-finals after beating Spain's David Ferrer and Carla Suarez-Navarro.
Aug 11, 23:38
Johanna Konta  wipes her face in her semi-final match against Angelique Kerber during day 11 of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 28, 2016
Result: Johanna Konta crashes out of Rio Olympics
Great Britain's Johanna Konta crashes out in the quarter-finals of the Rio Olympics courtesy of a comprehensive defeat at the hands of Angelique Kerber.
Aug 11, 21:12
Andy Murray hits a backhand during his semi-final match against Marin Cilic at Queen's on June 18, 2016
Result: Andy Murray battles past Fabio Fognini in Rio
Defending champion Andy Murray battles past Fabio Fognini to reach the quarter-finals of the Rio Olympics.
Aug 11, 19:45
Andy Murray hits a backhand during his semi-final match against Marin Cilic at Queen's on June 18, 2016
Andy Murray happy with response to doubles defeat
Team GB's Andy Murray says that he was pleased with how he played during his win over Juan Monaco, which came just two days after losing in the doubles with brother Jamie.
Aug 10, 03:10
Jamie Murray in action alongside Bruno Soares in the Australian Open men's doubles final on January 30, 2016
Jamie Murray, Johanna Konta discover draw for mixed doubles
Great Britain's Jamie Murray and Johanna Konta will face USA's Jack Sock and Bethanie Mattek-Sands in the mixed doubles at the Olympic Games.
Aug 10, 01:37
Johanna Konta in action at the Miami Open on March 30, 2016
Johanna Konta delighted with "spectacular" win over Svetlana Kuznetsova
Great Britain's Johanna Konta admits that her win over Svetlana Kuznetsova at the Olympic Games was one of the best of her career.
Aug 10, 00:36
Serena Williams looks deflated after losing the French Open final to Garbine Muguruza on June 4, 2016
Result: Elina Svitolina stuns Serena Williams at Olympic Games
World number one Serena Williams suffers a straight-sets defeat to Elina Svitolina at the Olympic Games.
Aug 10, 00:04
Johanna Konta in action at the Miami Open on March 27, 2016
Result: Johanna Konta to face Angelique Kerber in last eight
Great Britain's Johanna Konta will face world number two Angelique Kerber in the quarter-finals of the Olympic Games.
Aug 9, 23:40
Andy Murray celebrates victory over Radek Stepanek on day three of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 24, 2016
Result: Team GB's Andy Murray breezes into third round of singles at Rio Olympics
Team GB tennis star Andy Murray eases into the third round of the men's singles with a straight-sets win over Juan Monaco of Argentina at the Rio Olympics.
Aug 9, 18:02
Jamie Murray in action alongside Bruno Soares in the Australian Open men's doubles final on January 30, 2016
Jamie Murray, Johanna Konta selected for Team GB mixed doubles at Rio Olympics
Jamie Murray and Johanna Konta are expected to represent Team GB in the mixed doubles at the Rio Olympics, while Andy Murray and Heather Watson miss out.
Aug 9, 17:53
Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts to a point in his semifinal match against Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland during day 12 of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 30, 2015
Result: Novak Djokovic suffers defeat in men's doubles
Novak Djokovic and Serbian teammate Nenad Zimonjic lose to Brazilian pair Bruno Soares and Marcelo Melo in the men's doubles.
Aug 9, 03:35
Serena Williams celebrates defeating Maria Sharapova in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on January 26, 2016
Result: Serena Williams battles past Alize Cornet to reach last 16
Defending champion Serena Williams is through to the last 16 at the Olympic Games after seeing off the challenge of France's Alize Cornet.
Aug 9, 00:48
Johanna Konta of Great Britain looks down in her match against Karolina Pliskova on March 15, 2016
Result: Johanna Konta, Heather Watson eliminated from doubles
Great Britain's Johanna Konta and Heather Watson are out of the Olympic Games after losing to Chinese Taipei pairing Chan Hao-ching and Chan Yung-jan.
Aug 9, 00:12
Johanna Konta in action at the Miami Open on March 30, 2016
Johanna Konta "grateful" to be at Rio Olympics
Team GB tennis player Johanna Konta is enjoying competing at the Olympics in Rio, despite the tough scheduling demands.
Aug 8, 19:37
Johanna Konta in action at the Miami Open on March 30, 2016
Result: Team GB's Johanna Konta marches into third round at Rio Olympics
Team GB star Johanna Konta earns a place in the third round of the women's singles at the Olympics in Rio with a straight-sets win over Caroline Garcia.
Aug 8, 18:56
Kyle Edmund in action against Nikoloz Basilashvili on day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 23, 2016
Result: Kyle Edmund's Olympic dream over after defeat to Taro Daniel in second round
Team GB's Kyle Edmund is out of the Rio Olympics after suffering defeat to Taro Daniel in the second round of the men's singles.
Aug 8, 17:02
Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts after a point against Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka during their men's final match of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on June 7, 2015
Novak Djokovic: 'Olympic exit is one of toughest losses of my career'
World number one Novak Djokovic describes his first-round exit from the Rio Olympics as "one of the toughest losses" of his career.
Aug 8, 12:15
Andy Murray in action against Joao Sousa during day six of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 23, 2016
Andy Murray 'surprised' by Novak Djokovic's first-round exit at Rio Olympics
Andy Murray admits that he is 'surprised' to learn of Novak Djokovic's first-round exit in the men's singles at the Rio Olympics.
Aug 8, 09:11
Novak Djokovic in action at the Monte Carlo Masters on April 13, 2016
Result: Novak Djokovic dumped out in Rio
World number one Novak Djokovic is stunned by Juan Martin del Potro as he exits the Rio Olympics in the first round.
Aug 8, 03:26