Roger Federer

Djokovic recovers as match suspended, Serena wins


LONDON - After three hours and two minutes of combat, Novak Djokovic and Kevin Anderson were forced off court in the twilight with their last 16 clash tantalizingly poised at two sets all and their Wimbledon audience begging for more.

Serene Federer in seventh heaven at Wimbledon

LONDON - It was a case of 7-7-7 for Roger Federer at Wimbledon on Monday as he fired down seven aces, won seven games on the trot and sat through a seven-minute injury timeout in an otherwise serene 6-2 6-2 6-3 win over Roberto Bautista Agut.

06 Jul 2015

Evidence mounting that Wawrinka belongs to elite

LONDON - Stanislas Wawrinka still refuses to talk about himself as a member of tennis's elite but the evidence in favor of that argument is becoming increasingly hard to ignore.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 06 Jul 2015

Upsets unlikely as big guns set for Wimbledon last 16

LONDON - Rafa Nadal may have left the stage but the smooth progress into Wimbledon's second week of the remaining members of tennis's established powerbase suggests further upsets are unlikely in the men's last 16 on Monday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 05 Jul 2015

Federer dodges Groth bullets to reach Wimbledon last 16

LONDON - Roger Federer showed that you need more in your arsenal than a bullet serve if you want to seriously trouble the grasscourt masters these days as he snuffed out the threat of Sam Groth in four sets at Wimbledon on Saturday.

04 Jul 2015

Federer still not happy with Hawkeye

LONDON - If it is so dark that Hawkeye stops working, then matches should be called off at Wimbledon, Roger Federer said on Saturday.

04 Jul 2015

Jankovic sends Kvitova tumbling out of Wimbledon

LONDON - A woman who once fumed she "needed a helicopter" to go on a Wimbledon court she called a "parking lot" could not have been happier with her surroundings on Saturday as Jelena Jankovic sent holder Petra Kvitova spinning out.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 04 Jul 2015

Wimbledon 'all-white' clothing rule is too strict: Federer

LONDON - Players' efforts over the years to get Wimbledon's "all-white" clothing rule relaxed got a boost on Thursday when Roger Federer said he thought the policy as it stood was "quite extreme".

02 Jul 2015

Nadal loss sends shockwaves round Wimbledon

LONDON - The untroubled advance of the heavy hitters at Wimbledon was spectacular halted on Thursday when twice champion Rafa Nadal was bundled out by German qualifier Dustin Brown who played the match of his life.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 02 Jul 2015

Nadal unsure if best Wimbledon days are over

LONDON - It was a clearly deflated Rafa Nadal who admitted he has no idea whether he can ever reproduce the form that helped him win two Wimbledon titles after maverick Dustin Brown inflicted a fourth successive embarrassment on Thursday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 02 Jul 2015
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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