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Youzhny to end ATP tennis career

Veteran Russian tennis star Mikhail Youzhny said Tuesday that he would retire from the ATP Tour following the Saint Petersburg Open tournament in mid-September. The 36-year-old from Moscow made the announcement after winning his first-round match at the Atlanta Open 6-2, 6-0 over American Emil Reinberg.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/25 22:43:41

Reborn Djokovic targets US in hunt for double Slam

With his Grand Slam reputation and place back in the world top 10 restored, Novak Djokovic will now target a third career Wimbledon/US Open double after clinching his fourth title at the All England Club.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/16 21:43:40

DPRK table tennis players arrive in S. Korea to compete in int'l event

Table tennis players of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) arrived here on Sunday to compete in an international table tennis event hosted by South Korea, local TV footage showed.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/7/16 18:14:42

Djokovic wins fourth Wimbledon title

Novak Djokovic of Serbia beat South Africa's Kevin Anderson in straight sets to win his fourth Wimbledon men's singles title here on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/7/16 8:47:46

2017 slump key to title: Kerber

Former world No.1 Angelique Kerber said her Wimbledon triumph on Saturday would not have been possible without experiencing the lows of last year's slide down the rankings.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/7/15 21:33:39

Germany's Kerber beats Serena to win Wimbledon women's title

No. 11 seed Angelique Kerber of Germany defeated seven-time champion Serena Williams 6-3, 6-3 to win the Wimbledon women's title on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/7/15 7:04:35

Roger Federer shocked at Wimbledon

Eight-time champion Roger Federer was sensationally knocked out of Wimbledon on Wednesday by South African giant Kevin Anderson, while Rafael Nadal edged Juan Martin del Potro in a Center Court epic and will meet Novak Djokovic in the semifinals.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/12 22:53:17

Stat Pack

In subterranean bunkers at the All England Club, statisticians are churning out millions of data nuggets during the Wimbledon Championships, gobbled up by tennis nerds, players – and, increasingly, everyday fans.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/12 22:39:10

Serena sets sights on 8th Wimbledon title

As Serena Williams prepares for her 35th Grand Slam semifinal, the American star says a fear of failure is driving her bid for an eighth Wimbledon title.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/11 23:13:40

Djokovic wants Center Court

Novak Djokovic insists it's only fair that he should play his Wimbledon quarterfinal on Center Court on Wednesday, handing the All England Club a dilemma over relegating Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal to Court One.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/10 22:53:40

Wimbledon won't budge on World Cup final clash

Wimbledon chiefs insisted again Monday that the men's final will start at its traditional time despite it clashing with a potential England World Cup triumph.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/9 22:48:42

Federer, Serena aim to advance

Roger Federer and Serena Williams will be expected to maintain their flawless progress at Wimbledon as the title favorites head into the fourth round looking to survive the tournament's giant-killing carnage on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/8 22:28:40

Ping-pong diplomacy: N. Korea table tennis team heads South

North Korea will play in a table tennis competition in South Korea this month, in the latest sign of warming ties between the rivals whose rapprochement owes much to sport.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/8 11:18:39

Federer, Serena in Wimbledon master class

Roger Federer extended his flawless winning streak at Wimbledon to 26 consecutive sets as the defending champion crushed Lukas Lacko, while Serena Williams powered to her 16th successive win in Wednesday's second-round action.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/5 21:43:41

Sharapova insists she's still Slam force

Maria Sharapova insists she is not finished as a Grand Slam force despite her worst-ever performance at Wimbledon, a tournament which should be her perfect showcase.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/4 22:48:42

Federer walks out at Wimbledon in Uniqlo shirt, instead of Nike

Roger Federer's career-long association with Nike appeared to be over on Monday as the Wimbledon champion walked on to Center Court to open the defense of his title wearing a Uniqlo-branded outfit.
Soure:AFP: 2018/7/2 22:58:41

Murray drawn to face Paire in Wimbledon first round

Andy Murray has been drawn to face France's Benoit Paire in the Wimbledon first round after the two-time champion entered the All England Club draw on Friday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/6/29 23:28:41

Serena seeded 25th for Wimbledon

The specter of seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams facing world No.1 Simona Halep in the Wimbledon first round was removed on Wednesday as the American was named as the 25th seed.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/6/27 23:06:12