LONDON - When Roger Federer saw Novak Djokovic sharing a victory embrace with wife Jelena in the corridor leading to the men's locker room at Wimbledon, the Swiss must have wondered if he will ever himself get a chance to experience such a moment again.
LONDON - Just as the top four men's seeds seemed set to contest the Wimbledon semi-finals for the first time in 20 years, dashing Frenchman Richard Gasquet fired a broadside of backhands straight through the script on Wednesday.
LONDON - American Jack Sock's first grand slam as a seeded player came to a premature end when he lost 6-3 3-6 6-3 6-3 to big-serving Australian Samuel Groth at Wimbledon on Tuesday.
LONDON - Roger Federer has not won a grand slam title since 2012, he is at that age when he keeps getting asked about his retirement plans, and he is about to bid farewell to another one of his contemporaries.
LONDON - Andy Murray warmed up for Wimbledon by winning back-to-back matches at the Aegon Championships on Sunday as he scooped his fourth title at Queen's Club by dismantling big-serving South African Kevin Anderson 6-3 6-4 in the final.
- American Jack Sock won his first ATP singles title defeating compatriot Sam Querrey 7-6(9) 7-6(2) in the final of the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship in Houston on Sunday.
MIAMI - World number one Novak Djokovic recovered from another slow start to beat Spain's David Ferrer 7-5 7-5 and move into the last four of the Miami Open, where he will face big-hitting American John Isner.
MIAMI - Big-hitting American John Isner blasted his way to a 6-4 6-3 win over Japan's Kei Nishikori on Thursday and into the semi-finals of the Miami Open.
- Tennis legend John McEnroe faces James Blake on Wednesday in a match in which they will call their own lines - declaring whether the ball is in or out - a wrinkle that McEnroe knows may draw more than casual interest from fans and former linesmen.