Andy Murray faces Aljaz Bedene in Queen's Club first round

2017 Aegon Championships Venue: Queen’s Club, London Dates: 19-25 June Coverage: Comprehensive live coverage on BBC One, BBC Two, Red Button, Connected TV and online daily British world number one Andy Murray will face compatriot Aljaz Bedene in the Aegon Championships first round at Queen’s Club on Tuesday. Top seed and defending champion Murray beat…

Italian Open: Dan Evans loses in first round but Aljaz Bedene reaches main draw

Dan Evans lost in straight sets in the first round of the Italian Open, but Aljaz Bedene came through qualifying to secure his place in the main draw. World number 58 Evans, the British number four, lost 6-3 6-1 to Czech Republic’s Jiri Vesely in Rome. But British number three Bedene beat Argentina’s Renzo Olivo…

Dan Evans says Aljaz Bedene is 'not British' after Madrid Open loss

Dan Evans says he still considers himself to be the British number three – despite being overtaken by Aljaz Bedene in the world rankings. British number four Evans, 26, dropped to 58th in Monday’s latest standings, two places below Slovenia-born Bedene. Bedene, 27, moved to the UK in 2008 and switched nationality in March 2015….

Hungarian Open: Aljaz Bedene beats Ivo Karlovic to reach semi-finals

Britain’s Aljaz Bedene continued his winning run with a straight-sets win over second seed Ivo Karlovic to reach the Hungarian Open semi-finals. British number four Bedene broke the Croat’s serve early in both sets on his way to a 6-4 6-3 victory, and a 15th-straight win. The 27-year-old, ranked outside the top 100 at the…

Aljaz Bedene: Briton has Davis Cup nationality appeal rejected

Aljaz Bedene’s latest attempt to overturn his ban from representing Great Britain in the Davis Cup has been rejected. An arbitration hearing in London upheld the International Tennis Federation’s principle players should no longer be able to play for more than one country. Bedene became a British citizen in March 2015, but represented Slovenia in…

Aljaz Bedene knocked out of Rotterdam Open by Denis Istomin

Britain’s Aljaz Bedene lost in straight sets to Uzbekistan’s Denis Istomin in round one of the Rotterdam Open. World number 105 Bedene, who beat Istomin in the qualifiers for Rotterdam, lost 6-3 7-6 (7-3). The 27-year-old missed three set points and hit his racquet on the floor after going 6-1 down in the tie break….