London: Roger Federer can rack up his 100th win at Wimbledon on Wednesday and set-up a blockbuster semi-final against Rafael Nadal. In a quarter-final line-up which features five players over 30, there is a growing anticipation of a potential 40th career match-up between the sport’s two most successful players. If it does happen, it will
Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, with 14 Wimbledon titles between them, dominate ‘Manic Monday’ at the All England Club with the ‘Big Three’ still standing while weary rivals have again flattered to deceive. Eight-time champion Federer, four-time winner Djokovic and Nadal, a double champion, all play last
Kate Middleton the Duchess of Cambridge, made an appearance on the second day of the championship to watch a British wildcard competing on the lowly outside courts.
It was only four minutes longer than it took Roger Federer to defeat Alejandro Falla of Colombia in 2004.
London: Andy Murray’s management team confirmed on Tuesday that the three-times Grand Slam singles champion will be joining forces with Serena Williams in the mixed doubles at Wimbledon this year. The two-time Wimbledon champion’s partnership with seven-time winner Williams make them
Czech third seed Karolina Pliskova raced into the round of 32 with a pitch-perfect 6-0, 6-4 thrashing of Puerto Rico’s Olympic champion Monica Puig. Pliskova, one of four players who could end Wimbledon as world number one, will face Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan for a spot in the fourth round. The former World No.1
A first set loss notwithstanding, eight-time champion Roger Federer advanced to the second round at Wimbledon for a 17th straight year on Tuesday. Third seed Rafael Nadal, in a later match, overcame a sluggish opening game in which he lost his serve, but went on to beat his Japanese opponent Yuichi Sugita
Eight-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer reached the last-32 of a Grand Slam for the 70th time as he disposed of British wild card Jay Clarke 6-1, 7-6 (7/3), 6-2 in the second round at Wimbledon on Thursday.
Wonder girl Coco Gauff continued her magical Wimbledon debut on Wednesday when she became the youngest player since 1991 to reach the third round.