Andy Murray

Becker gamble pays off for Djokovic

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LONDON - When Novak Djokovic jumped on the super-coach bandwagon and hired Boris Becker, the appointment came straight out of left field and appeared to be a baffling one.

Surrogate son Federer loses, but Wimbledon's "Hill" is happy

LONDON - It was hard at first to spot Novak Djokovic fans on Wimbledon's fabled "Hill" where thousands gather to watch the tennis on a huge screen, but as the Serb marched towards victory over crowd favorite Roger Federer they started cheering louder.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 06 Jul 2014

Last day at Wimbledon is party day - with or without Murray

LONDON - Centre Court tickets, two bottles of "fizz" and sunshine assured that Stevie Bishop of Surrey and Debs Major of London would have a good time on the final day of Wimbledon on Sunday despite Britain's Andy Murray being out of the competition.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 06 Jul 2014

Murray Wimbledon exit bursts ticket bubble, not attendance

LONDON - The ticket bubble of "Murray mania" burst when Andy Murray was knocked out of Wimbledon this year, but the All England Club says attendance at the championships is up and remaining tickets sold through official channels were snapped up in minutes.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 05 Jul 2014

Old foes meet again in Wimbledon final

LONDON - Old rivalries will be renewed on and off the court in the men's Wimbledon final on Sunday when Roger Federer, bidding for a record eighth title, takes on top seed Novak Djokovic.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 05 Jul 2014

Djokovic and Federer show that Big Four still rule

LONDON - When Novak Djokovic's flying forehand kissed the net and bounced into the corner, he let out a primal roar that echoed around Centre Court, the All England Club and probably all the way to his hometown of Belgrade.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 04 Jul 2014

Federer eyes record eighth title after crushing Raonic

LONDON - Roger Federer reached a ninth Wimbledon final after emerging unscathed from the crosshairs of the bullet-serving Milos Raonic, winning 6-4 6-4 6-4 with a masterly display of the grasscourt arts on Friday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 04 Jul 2014

Djokovic sets bar higher in search of Wimbledon glory

LONDON - Top seed Novak Djokovic has tackled innocence and now faces experience at Wimbledon after beating young pretender Grigor Dimitrov for a place in the final against seven-times champion Roger Federer.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 04 Jul 2014

Sleepless night in store for rueful Dimitrov

LONDON - Grigor Dimitrov expects to suffer a sleepless night after squandering four set points to level his Wimbledon semi-final against top seed Novak Djokovic before eventually taking his leave of the venerable tournament on Friday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 04 Jul 2014

Bouchard and Kvitova ready to go nuts at Wimbledon

LONDON - It was "a weird match with a weird ending" but all Eugenie Bouchard cared about was the split-second in which she saw Simona Halep's lunging service return spinning into the net.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 03 Jul 2014
Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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