Olly Murs took on British No.1 Johanna Konta as two national stars from the world of music and tennis collided.

The Singer-songwriter joined the eighth best player on the WTA circuit at the National Tennis Centre, to battle out who should be crowned King or Queen of the court.

Testing skill and accuracy, both had the challenge of knocking down as many tennis ball tins as possible, while their opponent distracted them with a string of revealing questions.

To level the playing field, Johanna was given an eye mask to wear during her turn, but did this hinder her performance?

The duel marks the release of Olly’s new single ‘Unpredictable’ in collaboration with 2015 X Factor winner Louisa Johnson and the No.1 track on #TennisMusic – The Official British Tennis Playlist – created by Sport Playlists and represented on the official British Tennis website.

Currently moving quickly up the chart, ‘Unpredictable’ sees Olly and Louisa compete in a tennis match.

Olly said: “Tennis is a great sport! I’ve recently started playing again as we decided on a 70’s inspired tennis theme for our music video where we had to have some coaching.

“Louisa and I went head to head in a ‘Battle of The Sexes’ match, so to actually replicate that with British No.1 Johanna was a lot of fun!

“I have some very fond memories of growing up watching Wimbledon with my mum, and am looking forward to cheering on all our Brits this year!

“Hopefully I can keep the tennis lessons up and play Konta again when I’ve got some more practice under my belt!!”

Johanna added: “I am a big fan of Olly Murs and fondly remember when he was on X Factor, so to have a hit with him was a real treat.

“I am fortunate to have played against some of the greatest tennis players in the world and Olly’s game is certainly up there, so with a little more practice, I think he could give our Aegon GB Davis Cup Team a run for their money.

“Hopefully it will be a great summer for tennis and I’m looking forward to having Olly and Louisa cheering me on at Wimbledon – I’m anticipating our re-match already!

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