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Stuart Fraser @stu_fraser London via Scotland

Tennis correspondent, The Times (@TimesSport). Views are mine.

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Joined Twitter 4/10/09


“In all the training and stuff that I have done so far, I haven’t had any setbacks.” @andy_murray tells… https://t.co/gcroIKgDEl
Retweeted by Stuart FraserAndy Murray is now more confident than ­ever of competing on the tour again, @stu_fraser writes https://t.co/Alht8dLVvi
Retweeted by Stuart FraserSpoke with Andy Murray after his hit with Nick Kyrgios today. Increasingly confident of making a comeback, initiall… https://t.co/ghCSKBXEm5 @Nick_Metcalfe Yes, not much going on. Here I am watching Lazio vs Bologna...BREAKING Steve Clarke is the new Scotland manager https://t.co/fIKIOdQlg8
Retweeted by Stuart FraserImportant summit being hosted by Nicola Sturgeon at Bute House this evening to discuss the Murray legacy. From what… https://t.co/iRCvRMxSHJKnown amongst Tennis circles as 'the freak', Gerry Ells played in over 100 international tournaments in retirement.… https://t.co/7ZfiKLuBuR
Retweeted by Stuart FraserJamie Murray says it's unlikely he will play with Andy in Wimbledon doubles this year: "These are the peak years in… https://t.co/YR20B9QuN5Great Britain currently third in the ATP Cup standings, thanks to Andy Murray's protected ranking of No 2. Would be… https://t.co/we8N4APMji
5/20
2019
Yes, Pep, I'm sure he does know. Now is it a yes or a no? https://t.co/KUAbUcl1Ib @Rafan2500 Glad to hear I am the source of much amazement for you. But I suspect you've missed my point...Djokovic and Nadal battling it out once again in the Rome final on Amazon Prime. But the big tennis ratings winner… https://t.co/E3ksFjsBpr @Renestance I'm hoping for Hatrið mun sigra...An orchestra inside Wimbledon's No 1 Court for the unveiling of the new roof this afternoon. https://t.co/9atpIrPhOIThe more I hear this week from the shambles that is the Italian Open, the more concerned I am about the Italian Ten… https://t.co/UZSrLby3Q8
5/19
2019
@Nick_Metcalfe Could be a record for overrunning tonight @pavyg Am I allowed to have a Saturday night off, Pavvy? Back on duty tomorrow and looking forward to a great day o… https://t.co/s6vouIrydPMy #Eurovision scorecard: 12 - Norway 10 - Cyprus 8 - Switzerland 7 - Estonia 6 - Azerbaijan 5 - Sweden 4 - Greece… https://t.co/b0aMyHpxovIt’s Impossible to not love bruce keopka
Retweeted by Stuart Fraser @BenRothenberg The big man sounds like he's smoked a pack of 20 cigarettes before going on stage @BenRothenberg A stretch to regard this as "indie"... @marcus_buckland @BKoepka @PhilMickelson And who's your favourite for Eurovision, Marcus?Wimbledon’s new second roof, built on budget and on time, will be unveiled to the public tomorrow. @stu_fraser has… https://t.co/fucRDdkI1o
Retweeted by Stuart FraserHere’s a video of a guy putting a camera on a sushi conveyer belt. It’s wonderful. Every table has a little story! https://t.co/6mwKsTHJ0e
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5/18
2019
Quite a response to this story in the comments section, including one reader wondering whether Chris Grayling is now involved at the LTA. @kevinmitchell50 Wouldn't give him much chance of getting lower than that at Royal FlushingJohanna Konta beats Marketa Vondrousova 6-3 3-6 6-1 to reach the Italian Open semi-finals. As @DavidLawTennis says… https://t.co/zMdbw5MQrkWrote this before Naomi Osaka pulled out. But, regardless, a much improved clay swing ahead of her first slam as a… https://t.co/khWIqVz0ZdNovember 2018: An LTA spokesperson describes a BBC report of a loss of up to £7.5 million as "wildly inaccurate".… https://t.co/YOkaKrFdiG
5/17
2019
@marthakelner @riathalsam @DeclanTaylor87 "Nick, talk about that backhand down the line you hit at 30-15 in the six… https://t.co/kO5e2eHEJQ#Tennis: Congratulations on Sir #AndyMurray receives #knighthood at #Buckingham Palace The three-time Grand Slam ch… https://t.co/SU3VD5Bv0K
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5/16
2019
Boycie wanted two tickets to Wimbledon so Del Boy sorted him out🎾😂 https://t.co/KjjFs9HV8h
Retweeted by Stuart FraserWithin a couple of hours of being released, cricket journalists have discovered that the promo material for The Hun… https://t.co/P4HGqfP1yv
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5/15
2019
If I could bring back anything into Scottish football, it would be the League Cup final man of the match winning a… https://t.co/kAK9tlLSkL
Retweeted by Stuart FraserSerena Williams: "I must withdraw from the Italian Open due to pain in my left knee. I’ll be concentrating on rehab… https://t.co/qMPX8hFpG9 @BenRothenberg I bow to your expert knowledge @BenRothenberg Wow, just discovered that Darude are performing for Finland 20 years after Sandstorm! https://t.co/rfbUftCWvN
5/14
2019
Someone come grab Mike Dean ffs 😂😂😂 https://t.co/PtFE2HmfVx
Retweeted by Stuart Fraser @yelnats_eel Who was on with David Mercer for Venus match? @BenRothenberg Am I missing something? WTA head to head record says their Rome meeting was 1998 but most people on… https://t.co/FUViNVzeigCredit to Tommy Fleetwood for putting on a superb British Masters at Hillside after the event was in danger of bein… https://t.co/QNgfLdd5D5 @DempsterMartin @robert1lefty @rooknox @ScotsmanSport @edinburghsport Eighth best golfer in world under age of 23 b… https://t.co/pwSKMLxALwThis is great. Mo Salah’s daughter wanted to score a goal at Anfield after her dad won the Golden Boot https://t.co/WBsWbsDOcm
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5/13
2019
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic puts the exclamation point on a resurgent week, winning the Madrid Open title with a 6-3… https://t.co/ABVPfsEoon
Retweeted by Stuart Fraser🇬🇧 | It’s a tied 2️⃣nd place finish for @robert1lefty at the #BritishMasters, a new personal best for the Scot on t… https://t.co/ey87OdPmva
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5/12
2019
Stefanos Tsitsipas is in the 2019 @MutuaMadridOpen final! 👏 He defeats Rafael Nadal for the very first time 6-4 2-… https://t.co/9kWhdDJBtk
Retweeted by Stuart FraserGreat afternoon on the couch watching Oban's @robert1lefty right in the mix for the British Masters... https://t.co/X4RjyoXSxuA truly amazing & inspirational morning at Biggin Hill airport to see my cousin Amanda off on her @Solo2Darwin flig… https://t.co/lDsClRDeGy
Retweeted by Stuart FraserThis is a great interview with @jamie_murray 👇🏻👌🏻 https://t.co/luwu1PvBmC
Retweeted by Stuart FraserRoger Federer playing in Rome... https://t.co/G1iw5va7ik
5/11
2019
Elgan Explains: He's followed Tiger Woods to 86 tournaments, but nobody knows who @GCTigerTracker is. @WelshMinor s… https://t.co/7Tf1UcDfLM
Retweeted by Stuart FraserIs the newly-retired David Ferrer the greatest male player never to have won a grand slam? Also in The Slice: A ch… https://t.co/iRxLdESgVR
5/10
2019
@hotspothotdeal Yes @hotspothotdeal Zero
5/9
2019
There's an Easyjet flight for £41.47 to Madrid on the day of the Champions League final. You might make the penalty… https://t.co/6Roj4kcJHaSpurs fan @kevinmitchell50 after that third goal... https://t.co/5aKRhsViM5There will only ever be one Archie. https://t.co/b87N4KZPiq
Retweeted by Stuart FraserGreat tribute from Harry and Meghan to name their first child after the Scottish commentating legend. #Archie https://t.co/D7uO0ihGQ9Fukuoka W60 R1: 2nd seed @HeatherWatson92 ended an 8-match losing streak in singles by dispatching (Q) Himeno Sakat… https://t.co/XEvkZkRAYU
Retweeted by Stuart FraserNovak Djokovic on Stan Wawrinka's letter to The Times: "I did not agree that he went out in the media, posting a le… https://t.co/LTmK1aR7La @kevinmitchell50 @BellshawGeorge BREAKING: A third individual, also from England although believed to have an Austr… https://t.co/PZi1gDItaW @BellshawGeorge Madrid police on the hunt this morning for two strange individuals, believed to be from England, se… https://t.co/UEGpvO6UXA
5/8
2019
Job done https://t.co/2xuvD6wYYO£750.49 and climbing... https://t.co/dIkqSjTOQxAnother £100 added on by Easyjet after full time. This is a ONE-WAY ticket... https://t.co/9sRVbYTgQaEasyjet on the ball... #ChampionsLeagueFinal https://t.co/7dVismmq1FGraeme Souness and Tony Blair both born on this day in Edinburgh in 1953, was delighted to discover that their imme… https://t.co/ype6bKME3G
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5/7
2019
For those asking about Nick Witchell - he’s absolutely fine. Highly unusually for Nick he lost his train of thought… https://t.co/uAfhf2dcmA
Retweeted by Stuart FraserKatie Boulter's Fed Cup heroics have come at a price. Ruled out of the French Open and also a doubt for Wimbledon a… https://t.co/hJmCa9HHuW @scambers73 Top story for me, Simon?
5/6
2019
Judd Trump unstoppable at the Crucible tonight. On another note, can the BBC please bring back the classic snooker… https://t.co/EE51F0oJUJ @Mike_Dickson_DM Or you can get Royal Air Maroc on a Friday if you're interested...Good win for Johanna Konta. In six days she has won five matches, as many as she claimed at WTA clay court tourname… https://t.co/ieonF8BMf4Breaking: Aeroflot Sukhoi Superjet 100 involved in a serious incident during during an emergency landing. https://t.co/A5DKVyaIW4
Retweeted by Stuart FraserUnwatchable #Madrid https://t.co/grlboHAiHI @yelnats_eel @tennisontelly Ah yes. Thanks @tennisontelly No sign of it yet...
5/5
2019
@TheRealPaulKerr @CalumFox17 @Allanmackay67 @stephenthefox @move_freely @ScottJohnston85 @AidanMacIntyre Remember M… https://t.co/qj6i35qgbQATP Wars: Return of the Fed-i ⚔️ #MayThe4thBeWithYou https://t.co/3ljimETVBR
Retweeted by Stuart Fraserwhen you’ve been dumped and you don’t know how to not over share online https://t.co/V4iicV3IyN
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5/4
2019
Also in this week's edition of The Slice: Too many cooks spoil the broth in Stirling? And good news for… https://t.co/wp6jvoYjJHIf there was an award for "bungle of the year" by a sports governing body, then the rebrand by the LTA in March wou… https://t.co/MAjYVo30SmA powerful letter from Stan Wawrinka to The Times this morning, revealing his deep concern about a "worrying declin… https://t.co/dDE0M3Sd2D
5/3
2019
Friday’s TIMES Sport: “London restores pride” #bbcpapers #tomorrowspaperstoday https://t.co/JzrDYeeEdd
Retweeted by Stuart FraserMy memory of the only time I watched Lionel Messi in the flesh involves Sasa Papac's back pocket and "anti-football… https://t.co/w3FycbSDu4 @simonrbriggs Hope he doesn't chomp into a French baguette again
5/2
2019
Are we just going to ignore that somebody’s murdered John Higgins #bbcsnooker https://t.co/qxOfE6FDoB
Retweeted by Stuart FraserJustin Gimelstob has bowed to increasing pressure to step down from his role as an ATP board member, reports… https://t.co/tSN3t6W0g7
Retweeted by Stuart FraserWishing you a speedy recovery, @IkerCasillas 🙌 https://t.co/T1KXEtuor8
Retweeted by Stuart FraserJustin Gimelstob tells me he is resigning, effective immediately, from the ATP Board of Directors. Will not stand f… https://t.co/A07JOLCTvT
Retweeted by Stuart Fraser @darren_cahill Remember some saying the same regarding wild cards before he returned last year and he ended up usin… https://t.co/l0RBoU4oMqMurray could of course use his protected ranking of No 2 to secure a place on the Wimbledon entry list on May 20th.… https://t.co/6T1ahBUeOWWimbledon singles wild cards would normally be decided before qualifying starts but All England Club officials open… https://t.co/lxGIhXNJ0U
5/1
2019
Players need to speak out. Justin Gimelstob has been convicted of a violent assault. It simply can not be possible… https://t.co/nlVlxbUEyo
Retweeted by Stuart FraserKyle Edmund now 1-3 for the clay-court season - once seen as his best surface - after first-round loss to Denis Kudla in Munich
Retweeted by Stuart FraserWimbledon prize money: Total pot is £38m (up from £34m) Singles champions will win £2.35m (up from £2.25m). Incr… https://t.co/UZSUfjBxRJWimbledon will launch an online ticket ballot in autumn 2019 for the 2020 Championships, replacing the long-running… https://t.co/IMzkWu61TIAs part of sustainability and environment improvements, Wimbledon will remove plastic bags from the racket stringin… https://t.co/K8IPQyzkdhInteresting change to roof protocol after Nadal v Djokovic semi-final last year. Matches not completed by 11pm curf… https://t.co/AxnRQDmCPz
4/30
2019

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