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Andy Murray to play at Eastbourne next week

Andy Murray is to play at Eastbourne next week as he continues his comeback after hip surgery.

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Liam Rudden: On a mini-tour following the Staggs Bar Monarchs

THREE meetings in three nights. It’s not very often I get to do a mini-tour with the Staggs Bar Monarchs.

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Andy Murray in action against Nick Kyrgios, his first match since last year's Wimbledon. Picture: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

Andy Murray still undecided on playing at Wimbledon

Andy Murray is his own harshest critic and after losing to Nick Kyrgios at the Fever-Tree Championships, he was not happy.

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Harry Kane celebrates scoring England's winning goal on Monday night against Tunisia. Picture: PA

Steve Cardownie: If England win the World Cup, good on them – just spare us the nonsense

Well, the World Cup has taken off and we have been treated to some great football and tremendous goals but already some commentators have lapsed into hyperbole when describing England’s performance on Monday.

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Andy Murray is now pondering his next tournament after losing to Nick Kyrgios. Pic: Getty

Andy Murray unsure of next move as Wimbledon looms

Andy Murray said he was feeling “decent” after finally making his comeback following 11 months on the sidelines, but has not ruled out missing Wimbledon.

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Andy Murray put on a fine display against Nick Kyrgios. Pic: Getty

Valiant Andy Murray edged out by Nick Krygios in comeback match

Andy Murray’s return to the ATP main tour ended in defeat after he was edged out in three sets by Nick Kyrgios at the Fever-Tree Championships.

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Bill Lothian’s Community Sport: Water polo, athletics and tennis

Bill Lothian’s Community Sport: Water polo, athletics and tennis

Bill Lothian’s Community Sport in the Evening News, only at your newsagent on Tuesday.

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Tom Megaughin, who had his bike stolen from the stair in the Easter Road tenement

Capital bike crime rockets by 50 per cent in a year

A SURGE in bicycle thefts across the Capital has seen cases shoot up 47 per cent in the last year alone, newly obtained figures reveal.

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Andy Murray plays a double-handed backhand during practice at Queen's. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Andy Murray completes practice session ahead of playing return at Queen’s

Andy Murray came through another practice session at Queen’s as he prepares for his comeback on Tuesday.

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Andy Murray practises at Queen's Club. Picture: Patrik Lundin/Getty Images

Andy Murray to make comeback at Queen’s

Andy Murray will return to competitive tennis after almost a year out at the Queen’s Club next week.

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Liam Rudden: Day out at Musselburgh Races proves a winner

NOTHING beats a day at the races, especially when the sun is out and the fizz is flowing. At Musselburgh Racecourse last Saturday, that thought flitted through my mind as I arrived at the East Lothian venue’s newest addition to their annual calender, The Edinburgh Gin Scottish Sprint Raceday.

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James Heatly and Grace Reid will represent Great Britain at the European Championships in August

Diver James Heatly returning to his ‘home from home’ for Euros

Capital diver James Heatly cannot wait to compete in his home pool again after he and Grace Reid were named in the Great Britain squad for the European Championships in August.

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Chris Bradley's 'Put a Smile on England's Face!' has been played on BBC Scotland's John Beattie Show and is performing well as an unofficial World Cup anthem

Edinburgh songwriter pens World Cup song for England

A MUSICIAN from the Capital has attracted national attention after writing a World Cup anthem – for England.

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WIN A FAMILY TICKET FOR FOUR WORTH £54 TO THE SPEEDWAY

THE Evening News has teamed up with Scotland’s premier speedway team, Edinburgh Monarchs, to give you the opportunity to win a family ticket to see one of the most exciting sports in the world.

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Bill Lothian’s Community Sport: Cricket. kick boxing, swimming

Bill Lothian’s Community Sport: Cricket. kick boxing, swimming

Bill Lothian’s Community Sport in the Evening News, only at your newsagent on Tuesday.

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Neil McClory, owner of Foam Dart Thunder with Michael Pentland of Hibs and Max Cummings, 14, Adam Melichar, 9, (on left) and Charlie Trichardt, 8, and Louis Trichardt, 13, (on right)

Have you got the Nerf to battle it out at Easter Rd?

GRAB your Nerf gun, pull on your goggles and get ready to battle it out at Easter Road Stadium this Saturday, that’s the challenge from Foam Dart Thunder, the organisers of the first ever Nerf War to take place inside a football stadium.

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Grace Reid

Grace Reid wins bronze with new partner Haslam in China

Capital diver Grace Reid continued her fine year at the weekend when she and Ross Haslam picked up a bronze medal in the 3m mixed synchro FINA World Cup event in China.

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Jockey Ali Rawlinson celebrates on board Caspian Prince after winning the Edinburgh Gin Scottish Sprint Cup. Pic: Ian Rutherford

Caspian Prince makes all the running to win Scottish Sprint Cup

Veteran performer Caspian Prince defied top weight to run out a clear-cut winner of the Edinburgh Gin’s Scottish Sprint Cup at Musselburgh.

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Andy Murray is to play in the Shenzhen Open. Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Andy Murray to play at Shenzhen Open in September

Andy Murray intends to start the Asian swing of the ATP Tour at the Shenzhen Open in September.

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