AMELIE MAURESMO

  • Mauresmo, Pierce headline list of Hall of Fame nominations September 5, 2014

    Amelie Mauresmo and Mary Pierce, both twotimes grand slam singles champions, headlined the list of nominees up for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame. Also being nominated in the recent player category are twotimes French Open champion Sergi Bruguera of Spain and Russia's Yevgeny Kafelnikov, winner of two grand...
  • Andy Murray happy to plan ahead with Mauresmo August 4, 2014

    Andy Murray returns to action for the first time since surrendering his Wimbledon crown this week, insisting his coaching liaison with Amelie Mauresmo is longterm. The Scot began working with Frenchwoman Mauresmo shortly before Wimbledon but a disappointing grasscourt season raised question marks about the longevity of their partnership. Murray, however, says...
  • A female coach for Andy Murray bold but not odd June 10, 2014

    Wimbledon champion Andy Murray surprised the tennis world by appointing a female coach for himself in France's Amelie Mauresmo and became the only player in the men's top 10 to have a female coach. Murray's decision to appoint the former world number one and Wimbledon champion Mauresmo was closely scrutinised...
  • Andy Murray names Amelie Mauresmo as coach June 8, 2014

    Andy Murray has appointed former French tennis great Amelie Mauresmo as his coach. The Wimbledon champion, who lost to Rafael Nadal in the French Open semifinals on Friday, will work with Maursemo at least through the grasscourt season. Murray says "I'm excited by the possibilities of the new partnership and Amelie is...
  • Safina downs Mauresmo, Hewitt wins epic marathon June 30, 2009

    London: Top seed Dinara Safina needed all her battling qualities to beat former champion Amelie Mauresmo 46, 63, 64 under the closed Centre Court roof in the fourth round at Wimbledon on Monday. Safina, the world's top ranked player who still awaits a Grand Slam title, found it difficult to impose...
  • Murray upsets Nadal; Mauresmo beats Dementieva February 16, 2009

    Rotterdam: Briton Andy Murray upset world No. 1 Rafael Nadal 63, 46, 60 in a disappointing World Indoor Tournament final marred by injuries on Sunday. Murray was less troubled by his ankle problem than Nadal was by his right knee problem after he had a medical timeout three games into the...
  • Nadal sets up Rotterdam final with Murray February 15, 2009

    Rotterdam: World No 1 Rafael Nadal chalked up his 11th victory in a row on Saturday, defeating unwell Frenchman Gael Monfils 64, 64 to reach the final of the World Indoor Tournament. The Spaniard next plays Britain's Andy Murray, who destroyed Croatian Mario Ancic 61, 62. Monfils, the only player to beat...
  • Serena enters fourth round, faces Azarenka January 24, 2009

    Melbourne: The only wild things that Serena Williams had to deal with Saturday were a few bad shots. Just like the distraction of a streaker the last time she played, they were easy to overcome. Serena, still chuckling about the man who dashed on court during her doubles match Friday with sister...
  • Hewitt knocked out, Mauresmo moves on January 20, 2009

    Melbourne: Lleyton Hewitt was bundled out of the Australian Open on Tuesday after losing his first round match to Chile's Fernando Gonzalez 57, 62 62, 36, 63. It was Hewitt's first opening round defeat at the Australian Open since 2002, when had was struck down by chicken pox. The Australian, a finalist...
  • US Open: Mauresmo beats Delchy, sails to Rd 2 August 28, 2008

    New York: Former world number one Amelie Mauresmo overcame fellow Frenchwoman Nathalie Dechy 46 63 62 to advance to the second round of the US Open on Tuesday. Mauresmo, seeded 32nd, avenged a semifinal loss by Dechy in Cincinnati earlier this month by turning her game up a notch from the...
  • Henin wins Eastbourne International June 23, 2007

    Eastbourne: Justine Henin avenged last year's Wimbledon final defeat when she beat Amelie Mauresmo to keep the Eastbourne International title on Saturday. In a thrilling and closely fought final, the Belgian world No. 1 defeated Mauresmo 75, 67, 76 on the Eastbourne grass. The final between the top two seeds was an...
  • Serena, Mauresmo enter third round June 1, 2007

    New Delhi: Serena Williams of US, seeded eight, advanced to the third round of the French Open by beating Milagros Sequera of Venezuela 60, 76 (3) in the second round in Paris on Thursday. The American was made to work hard in the second set that stretched into a tiebreaker. She...
  • Federer, Mauresmo and Serena advance January 19, 2007

    New Delhi: Defending champion Roger Federer was in a good touch against 25th seed Mikhail Youzhny and won the first two sets easily. But in the third set Youzhny put up a good fight as he took it to the tiebreaker. But Federer held on to win the match 63, 63,...
  • Don't allow coaches on court: Mauresmo October 3, 2006

    Stuttgart: Allowing coaches on court during a match is a step too far in moves to make tennis more interesting for spectators, says women's world No 1 Amelie Mauresmo. "I think the basic thing about tennis is to really solve the problem by yourself on the court the tactic part,...