Battle of the Brits

Watson, Matusevich Win Battle Of Brits Titles

WASHINGTON, December 24, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) British women’s No. 2 Heather Watson, the highest-ranked at No. 58 among the women competing at the Battle of the Brits Premier League of Tennis competition, went undefeated in the four-day round-robin event and finished […]

Ahead Of 2021 Comeback, Murray Makes Winning Return

WASHINGTON, December 21, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Three-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray needed fifth match points to beat World No. 32 Dan Evans on Sunday afternoon in the opening day of the Battle of the Brits Premier League of […]

These British Bulldogs Had Plenty Of Bite To The End

WASHINGTON, August 3, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) The Battle Of The Brits came down to a winner-take-all decider on the final day at the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton, England, and it was a thriller. Ahead 58-56 with five points […]

Battle Of The Brits Is Level Going Into Super Sunday

WASHINGTON, August 2, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) As The Battle Of The Brits entered its final two days with plenty of points on the table for the grabbing – and with the Union Jacks chipping away at the once invincible […]

Surprising Watson Undefeated At Battle Of The Brits

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) British No. 2 Heather Watson is coming out of a mid-career slump just at the right time. During the week-long Battle Of The Brits at the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton – her […]

Norrie Effectively Getting Job Done At Battle Of The Brits

WASHINGTON, July 30, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Cameron Norrie doesn’t typically get the same headline attention that other British men’s tennis players like Andy Murray or Kyle Edmund – even Dan Evans – attract. However, it hasn’t kept the British No. 3 from […]

Racquet Tap Drama Highlights Day 2 At Battle Of The Brits

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Whomever thought that the lack of a time-honored, proper handshake at the net would rob players and fans alike of some of the drama we’ve all come to expect during these pandemic times […]

Konta, Evans Humbled In Battle Of The Brits Openers

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) The week-long encore of the Battle Of The Brits event inside the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton, England, began with surprises on Monday: Both British No. 1s – Johanna Konta and Dan Evans – […]

Second ‘Battle Of The Brits’ A Murray Family Affair

WASHINGTON, July 25, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Monday’s start to the second Battle of the Brits will be a Murray family affair. To be certain, organizer Jamie Murray has put together a mixed team competition – Union Jacks versus British […]