Wimbledon 2015: Federer, Nadal, Murray cruise as Halep, Bouchard wilt

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray swept into the Wimbledon second round Tuesday but women`s third seed Simona Halep and 2014 runner-up Eugenie Bouchard slumped to defeat in sweltering London.

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal race through as Wimbledon sweats
Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal race through as Wimbledon sweats

Seven-time champion Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, the 2008 and 2010 winner, raced into the Wimbledon second round Tuesday as the tournament sweltered in near record-breaking heat.

Novak Djokovic vs Stanislas Wawrinka: Another fierce yet unique rivalry

Novak Djokovic had just lost another Grand Slam final against Stanislas Wawrinka. It meant his hopes of a career slam and a calendar slam were shattered. The French Open final was yet another scintillating contest between the two players.

Five Wimbledon facts - day two
Five Wimbledon facts - day two

Five facts on the second day of Wimbledon at the All England Club on Tuesday:

2015 Wimbledon: Federer, Murray, Nadal enter heat on Day 2
2015 Wimbledon: Federer, Murray, Nadal enter heat on Day 2

Former champions Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray get their 2015 Wimbledon campaigns underway Tuesday, desperate to avoid marathon duels in temperatures expected to smash the 30-degree barrier.

Five into four just won`t go, says Stan Wawrinka
Five into four just won`t go, says Stan Wawrinka

Stan Wawrinka has captured two of the last six Grand Slams but insists that he remains the man on the outside, admiring the success of the sport`s `Big Four`.

Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic ready to roll after Paris pain
Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic ready to roll after Paris pain

 Novak Djokovic insists his lack of grass-court practice won`t be a hinderance as the Serb aims to erase the bitter memory of his French Open heartache by retaining the Wimbledon title.

Stan Wawrinka doesn't want Big Four to become Fab Five
Stan Wawrinka doesn't want Big Four to become Fab Five

Being a member of tennis` Big Four might be the burning ambition of many players but Stan Wawrinka is in no rush to join the ranks and redefine that club as the Fab Five.

Andy Murray hails Amelie Mauresmo after recent resurgence
Andy Murray hails Amelie Mauresmo after recent resurgence

A feminine touch has helped Andy Murray get back to his best and the Briton has hailed the supportive influence of coach Amelie Mauresmo in his recent resurgence.

I've never felt better before Wimbledon, says Roger Federer
I've never felt better before Wimbledon, says Roger Federer

Roger Federer has not won a grand slam title since 2012, he is at that age when he keeps getting asked about his retirement plans, and he is about to bid farewell to another one of his contemporaries.

Acrobatic Grigor Dimitrov hopes to turn Wimbledon upside down
Acrobatic Grigor Dimitrov hopes to turn Wimbledon upside down

With his knees looped over the yellow handrails of a moving London Underground train, Grigor Dimitrov raised some curious glances from fellow passengers as he hung upside down from the horizontal bars this week.

Drone seized after Wimbledon fly-over
Drone seized after Wimbledon fly-over

Police have seized a drone which was flown over Wimbledon as some of the world`s top players warmed up for the Grand Slam in south-west London.

Roger Federer revved up for Wimbledon record bid
Roger Federer revved up for Wimbledon record bid

Roger Federer says he is in the perfect condition to win Wimbledon for a record eighth time as the Swiss great bids to avenge last year`s "heart-breaking" final defeat.

Who are you? Guide to Wimbledon stars` opponents
Who are you? Guide to Wimbledon stars` opponents

Guide to first round opponents of the major players at Wimbledon which starts at the All England Club on Monday (x denotes seeded player):

Wimbledon 2015: Men’s singles players to watch out for

Men’s singles players to watch out for

Switch off if you're in a rush, Wimbledon is here
Switch off if you're in a rush, Wimbledon is here

A simple plaque next to Court 18 at Wimbledon records the 11 hours and five minutes it took American John Isner to beat Frenchman Nicolas Mahut in a three-day epic in 2010.

Roger Federer, Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal in same half of Wimbledon 2015
Roger Federer, Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal in same half of Wimbledon 2015

Former champions Roger Federer, Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal were all placed in the same section of the Wimbledon draw on Friday.

Novak Djokovic handed tough Wimbledon opener
Novak Djokovic handed tough Wimbledon opener

Defending champion Novak Djokovic was handed a tough opening round at Wimbledon when Friday`s draw paired him with Germany`s Philipp Kohlschreiber.

Well-heeled Wimbledon needs a touch of McEnroe attitude
Well-heeled Wimbledon needs a touch of McEnroe attitude

Watching a grey-haired, smart-suited 56-year-old John McEnroe speak with mature insight about all-things tennis it seems odd to think that many feel that what the sport needs is a dose of the "superbrat" attitude of the brash New Yorker’s youth.