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John Isner’s heavy metal game drums Andy Murray out of Wimbledon

Amid fevered scenes akin to a revivalist meeting, Andy Murray tried his damnedest to conjure up one last famous late night Centre Court miracle. But father time – and the crunching heavy metal tennis of John Isner – offered a crushing riposte. Afterwards Murray pledged to be back at Wimbledon if his creaking 35-year-old body …

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Drama and ‘deception’ as Kambosos weighs in heavy for lightweight blockbuster

The unification world title fight between George Kambosos Jr and American Devin Haney will proceed on Sunday after the Australian dramatically made the weight at the second time of asking. In chaotic and explosive scenes at Margaret Court Arena, Kambosos initially missed the 135lb limit for the lightweight blockbuster, hitting the scales at 135.36lb. But …

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