Roger Federer

Federer withdraws from Rogers Cup in Montreal


- World number two Roger Federer has withdrawn from next month's Rogers Cup in Montreal, though he gave no reason for his decision in a statement released by organizers on Wednesday.

Djokovic, Williams head elite fields for U.S. Open

- Wimbledon champions and world number ones Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams head the field for the men's and women's events at this year's U.S. Open, the United States Tennis Association announced on Wednesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 22 Jul 2015

Fatherhood the secret of Djokovic's recent success

LONDON - Armed with what Goran Ivanisevic calls a "Balkan mentality" and "positive arrogance", Novak Djokovic replaced the heartbreak of losing the French Open with the joy of hoisting the Wimbledon trophy in the space of just five weeks.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 13 Jul 2015

Steel-plated Djokovic a step too far for Federer

LONDON - Novak Djokovic again revealed the true depth of his steely core to grind Wimbledon idol Roger Federer's hopes of a record eighth title into Centre Court's baseline dust on Sunday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 12 Jul 2015

Minority Djokovic fans ecstatic at Wimbledon

LONDON - Dual British-Serbian national Vesna Collins and indie-rock band lead singer Dan Smith of Bastille had something in common at Wimbledon on Sunday -- both were in the distinct minority wanting Novak Djokovic to beat Roger Federer.

2010 U.S. Open, Sports 12 Jul 2015

Factbox: Fathers who have won grand slam titles

LONDON - The following is a list of men who have won grand slam singles titles since 1980 after having children:

2010 U.S. Open, Sports 12 Jul 2015

F1 champion Hamilton misses final over dress code hitch

LONDON - Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton broke Wimbledon's Royal Box dress code and missed watching Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer in the men's singles final on Sunday.

2010 U.S. Open, Sports 12 Jul 2015

Federer left wondering if he can conquer Wimbledon again

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.

2010 U.S. Open, Sports 12 Jul 2015

Wimbledon roots for underdog Muguruza but applauds Serena

LONDON - There was a lot of rooting for the underdog during top seed Serena Williams's Wimbledon final against Garbine Muguruza of Spain and though there was never much doubt who would win the fans were just thrilled to be there.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 11 Jul 2015

Evergreen Federer out to defy time and Djokovic

LONDON - Mocking the aging process, Roger Federer will attempt to become the oldest Wimbledon champion in the professional era by beating Novak Djokovic on Sunday in a repeat of last year's final.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 11 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

Who will rule at the U.S. Open?

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