Ostapenko chases more Wimbledon glory as Kasatkina lurks (Yahoo Sports)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 7:10:43 PM
By John Stonestreet LONDON (Reuters) - 'Can she do it again on grass?' is a question fans and pundits are asking after 20-year-old Jelena Ostapenko upset the established tennis order by winning the French...
Five-set future up for debate in hashtag age (Yahoo Sports)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 7:08:38 PM
By Alison Williams LONDON (Reuters) - The plaque on the wall of Court 18 at Wimbledon bears the legend The Longest Match. The 2010 encounter between John Isner and Nicolas Mahut that it...
French/Wimbledon double still the ultimate challenge (Yahoo Sports)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 6:20:15 PM
Bjorn Borg, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer ‚?? and six women - Margaret Court, Billie Jean King, Chris Evert, Martina Navratilova, Steffi Graf and Serena Williams ‚?? have managed the feat. "It‚??s easily the...
Rain and wind washes out Wimbledon fine-tuning (Yahoo Sports)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 11:11:48 AM
By Ossian Shine EASTBOURNE, England (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic's Wimbledon preparations were left drenched and flapping in England's south coast wind on Tuesday as Eastbourne's Aegon International was scrapped for the day with no...
Murray and Soares hope to ride momentum at Wimbledon (Yahoo Sports)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 11:03:54 AM
(Reuters) - Briton Jamie Murray believes his doubles victory at Queen's with Brazilian Bruno Soares has given the pair a much-needed boost ahead of next week's Wimbledon as the duo target their third grand slam...
Top seed Thiem suffers early exit in Antalya (Yahoo Sports)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 10:06:40 AM
(Reuters) - Dominic Thiem's Wimbledon preparations were hit as he suffered a shock 6-3 6-2 defeat to India's Ramkumar Ramanathan in the second round at the Antalya Open on Tuesday. Thiem, who reached the...
Serena Williams says 'heart dropped' at surprise pregnancy (Yahoo Sports)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 10:03:23 AM
Serena Williams was completely taken aback by her pregnancy, taking six home tests before believing she was expecting her first child, the tennis superstar told Vanity Fair magazine. Williams, who poses nude on the...
Tennis: McEnroe stands by his Serena's 'no better than 700 men' claim (Yahoo Sports)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 7:46:45 AM
The tennis legend means no harm to Serena Williams, but doesn not feel the need to apologise for his...
Murray pulls out of Wimbledon practice match with sore hip (Yahoo Sports)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 4:47:53 AM
World Number One Andy Murray pulled out of an exhibition match at London's Hurlingham Club on Tuesday with a sore hip, less than a week before the start of Wimbledon. "His hip is a...
Broady keen to end Willis' latest charge at Wimbledon (Yahoo Sports)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 2:29:27 AM
(Reuters) - Briton Liam Broady hopes to deny compatriot Marcus Willis another fairytale run to the Wimbledon main draw when they meet the second qualifying round at Roehampton on Tuesday. World number 374 Willis...