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Djokovic out for season with elbow injury

Twelve-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic will miss the rest of the season with an elbow injury, he announced Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/26 23:43:40

Teenage star Rublev wins maiden ATP title as "lucky loser"

Playing in his first-ever ATP World Tour singles final, 19-year old Russian rising star Andrey Rublev beat the experienced 35-year-old Italian Paolo Lorenzi 6-4, 6-2 to win his maiden title at the Plava Laguna Croatia Open on a hot Sunday night in Umag, a coastal town in northeastern Croatia.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/7/24 9:03:09

Ferrer ends long wait

Spaniard David Ferrer claimed his first ATP Tour title in almost two years by seeing off Alexandr Dolgopolov to win the clay-court tournament in Bastad, Sweden on Sunday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/7/24 0:33:40

Nastase given 3-year ITF ban

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Friday banned and fined Ilie Nastase over derogatory comments about Serena Williams and a foulmouthed Fed Cup tirade.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/7/21 23:13:39

3 matches to be probed

Wimbledon came under the microscope on Thursday with three matches at this year's tournament set to be investigated for possible match-fixing, according to the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU).
Soure:Agencies: 2017/7/21 0:23:40

Federer into ATP Finals

Roger Federer has secured his place in the ATP Finals for a record 15th time after the Swiss world No.3 won a record eighth Wimbledon title on Sunday, the Association of Tennis Professionals confirmed Monday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/7/19 0:07:00

Pliskova rises to No.1

Karolina Pliskova is the new world No.1 in the latest WTA rankings released on Monday despite never having won a major tournament.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/7/17 23:58:40

Federer wins record 8th Wimbledon crown

Roger Federer won a record eighth Wimbledon title and became the tournament's oldest champion on Sunday with a straight-set victory over injury-hit Marin Cilic who dramatically broke down in tears midway through the final.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/7/16 23:53:39

Cilic into 1st Wimbledon final with hard-fought win over Querrey

Croatia's Marin Cilic reached his first Wimbledon final at the 11th attempt on Friday with a 6-7 (6/8), 6-4, 7-6 (7/3), 7-5 win over America's Sam Querrey.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/7/15 0:33:39

Muguruza storms into 2nd final in 3 years

Garbine Muguruza stormed into her second Wimbledon final in three years with a 6-1, 6-1 demolition of nerve-ridden Magdalena Rybarikova in just 64 minutes on Center Court on Thursday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/13 23:48:40

Djokovic mulls 'longer break'

Novak Djokovic admits a long break is on the cards after an elbow injury forced him to retire from his Wimbledon quarterfinal against Tomas Berdych.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/13 23:23:42

Murray stunned by Querrey

Sam Querrey sent hobbling defending champion Andy Murray crashing out of Wimbledon on Wednesday, reaching his first Grand Slam semifinal at the 42nd attempt.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/13 0:13:39

Djokovic eases into last eight

Three-time champion Novak Djokovic overcame an injury scare to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the ninth time on Tuesday and then lashed out at the Center Court, claiming a hole has opened up on the famous surface.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/11 23:18:39

Nadal vows 2018 return

Rafael Nadal must have realized it wasn't going to be his day at Wimbledon when he bashed his head against a door frame performing a warm-up leap in the bowels of Court One as he prepared to face Gilles Muller on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/11 22:53:39

Kerber crashes out in fourth round

Angelique Kerber crashed out of Wimbledon and lost her hold on the world No.1 ranking, while five-time champion Venus Williams became the oldest All England Club quarterfinalist in 23 years on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/10 23:48:40

Federer, Djokovic ease into last 16 at Wimbledon

Seven-time champion Roger Federer and three-time winner Novak Djokovic were in imperious form as they both posted convincing Centre Court victories in the third round of the Wimbledon Championships here on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/7/9 9:19:15

Nadal advances to fouth round at Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal defeated big-serving Karen Khachanov in straight sets to reach the fourth round at Wimbledon on Friday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/7/8 7:50:29

Sushi gains in popularity among players

The world's top tennis players are ravenous for sushi, with Wimbledon catering chiefs ­having to lay on twice as much of the Japanese dish this year to meet the growing hunger.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/6 23:53:39