Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Decades ago, when the Williams sisters were kids in California, taking tennis lessons from Dad on a municipal court and imagining playing at Grand Slam tournaments one day, it was Venus -- older, taller, stronger -- who usually beat Serena.
Temperamental Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios slammed swimming legend Dawn Fraser as a "blatant racist" Tuesday after she told him to "go back to where his parents came from" following his stormy Wimbledon exit.
Defending champion Novak Djokovic survived a barrage from big-hitting Kevin Anderson to reach his seventh successive Wimbledon quarterfinal on Tuesday.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Nine Grand Slam champions line-up on Wimbledon's manic Monday with places in the quarterfinals at stake and most interest centered on the latest chapter in the three-decade long Williams sisters story.
Monday, July 6, 2015
Petra Kvitova, the defending champion, crashed out of Wimbledon on Saturday while Roger Federer and Andy Murray both needed four sets to secure their passage into the second week.
Sunday, July 5, 2015
Defending champion Novak Djokovic and 2004 winner Maria Sharapova swept into the Wimbledon fourth round Friday as controversial Australian Nick Kyrgios bolstered his reputation as the next generation's brightest star.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Rafael Nadal's career tailspin accelerated Thursday when dreadlocked German Dustin Brown condemned him to a fourth successive Wimbledon humiliation.
Friday, July 3, 2015
Heather Watson insists she will never let the "cowards" who send her death threats damage her career after the British No. 1 equaled her best ever performance at Wimbledon.
Serena Williams hardly broke sweat in the Wimbledon heat as the world No. 1 cruised into the third round with a 6-4, 6-1 victory over Hungary's Timea Babos on Wednesday.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
It looked all too easy for the champions at the All England Club. It was another story, though, for one of last year's finalists and for one of the highest seeded women in the draw.