- Jul 04, 2015 00:55 IST
Top-ranked, top-seeded Serena Williams staged an extraordinary final set fightback to beat Britain's Heather Watson 6-2, 4-6, 7-5 in the third round of women's singles at Wimbledon on Friday to set up a blockbuster fourth-round showdown with sister Venus.
- Jul 03, 2015 23:13 IST
Defending champion Novak Djokovic and fourth seed Maria Sharapova advanced comfortably to the round of 16 with wins in their respective third-round singles matches at Wimbledon on Friday, while French Open finalist Lucie Safarova, Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic and Coco Vandeweghe of the United States also cemented their places in the fourth round.
- Jul 03, 2015 21:43 IST
Australia's Nick Kyrgios beat Canada's Milos Raonic with a 5-7, 7-5, 7-6(3), 6-3 victory over the Canadian in the third round of men's singles on Friday. French Open champion Stan Wawrinka and 21st seed Richard Gasquet of France also won, in straight sets against Spain's Fernando Verdasco and Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov, respectively.
- Jul 03, 2015 20:26 IST
The Indo-Romanian tennis pair of Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea entered the third round of men's doubles at the Wimbledon Championships with a tight straight sets victory against the Brazilian-Argentine pair of Thomaz Bellucci and Guillermo Duran 7-5, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (5) on Friday.
- Jul 03, 2015 12:49 IST
Dustin Brown, the man who knocked out two-time Wimbledon champ Rafael Nadal, is relatively unknown, despite having played on tour for several years. Here's all you need to know about the current word no 102
- Jul 03, 2015 15:44 IST
Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova target Wimbledon last-16 places on Friday, hoping to avoid the underdog trap that claimed two-time winner Rafael Nadal.
- Jul 03, 2015 15:29 IST
The untroubled advance of the heavy hitters at Wimbledon was spectacularly halted on Thursday when twice champion Rafael Nadal was bundled out by German qualifier Dustin Brown who played the match of his life.
- Jul 03, 2015 00:29 IST
2008 and 2010 Wimbledon champion and five-time finalist Rafael Nadal was sent crashing out of Wimbledon by dread-locked German qualifier Dustin Brown on Thursday, marking his fourth successive early exit at the All England Club.
- Jul 02, 2015 23:11 IST
Bhupathi-Tipsarevic lost to Jurgen Melzer of Austria and Robert Lindstedt of Sweden 3-6, 3-6, 2-6 in an hour and 15 minutes.
- Jul 03, 2015 00:55 IST
Seven-time Wimbledon champion and 2014 runner-up Roger Federer swept into the Wimbledon third round on Thursday with a 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 straight sets win over Sam Querrey of the United States.
- Jul 02, 2015 20:55 IST
2013 Wimbledon champion Andy Murray and defending champion Petra Kvitova cruised into the third round of singles action, while former World No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki and 2013 runner-up Sabine Lisicki progressed through in more difficult fashion at The Championships on Thursday.
- Jul 02, 2015 13:54 IST
Every morning at dawn, a Harris hawk named Rufus, with his distinctive yellow-hued beak, patrols the skies over the Wimbledon tennis complex in southwest London.
- Jul 02, 2015 17:46 IST
The Indo-Swiss pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis thrashed their unseeded opponents Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan and Zheng Saisai of China 6-2, 6-2 in only 68 minutes to enter the second round of the women's doubles competition of the Wimbledon tennis championships.
- Jul 02, 2015 15:57 IST
Roger Federer, Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal target places in the Wimbledon third round on Thursday following a dramatic third day which had seen record temperatures and the evacuation of Centre Court.
- Jul 02, 2015 15:45 IST
Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova breezed through at a sweltering Wimbledon on Wednesday where temperatures soared to an all-time record high.