Wimbledon

Wimbledon 2020 to be cancelled amid coronavirus pandemic

According to German Tennis Federation (DTB) vice-president Dirk Hordorff, the Wimbledon organisers will announce the cancellation of the 2020 tournament on Wednesday.
 

Mar 30, 2020, 17:30 PM IST

Evaluating all scenarios, Wimbledon may be cancelled or postponed due to coronavirus COVID-19: AELTC

Amid the rising coronavirus cases in different parts of the world, the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) on Wednesday (March 25) said it is evaluating all scenarios, including a postponement or cancellation of Wimbledon 2020 due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Mar 26, 2020, 06:49 AM IST

Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova announces return to international tennis

Bulgarian tennis star Tsvetana Pironkova is all set to make a return to professional tennis after a gap of three years. 

Mar 15, 2020, 14:33 PM IST

Novak Djokovic downs Roger Federer in straight sets to reach Australia Open final

It was the 50th act of one of the greatest rivalries of the sport and the odds were heavily stacked against Federer as the Swiss had not beaten the Serb at a major since 2012 on the grass courts of Wimbledon.

Jan 30, 2020, 17:24 PM IST

Czech Republic's Tomas Berdych bids adieu to tennis at ATP Finals

Berdych clinched a total of 13 ATP Tour titles during his illustrious career, including the 2005 Rolex Paris Masters. 

Nov 17, 2019, 11:18 AM IST

Roger Federer confirms participation in Tokyo Olympics

Swiss legend Roger Federer has confirmed that he will be participating in next year's Olympic Games slated to be held in Tokyo.

Oct 15, 2019, 11:05 AM IST

Age not an obstacle to Serena Williams' pursuit of 24th major: Patrick Mouratoglou

Williams suffered her fourth consecutive defeat in a Grand Slam final at the US Open earlier this month, as she again came agonisingly close to Australian Margaret Court`s all-time record of 24 majors before falling in straight sets.

Sep 19, 2019, 18:59 PM IST

Twice Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka sacks her second coach of 2019

Jenkins, a long-time hitting partner of Venus Williams, replaced Sascha Bajin in February, weeks after Osaka`s Australian Open triumph.

Sep 13, 2019, 17:24 PM IST

Injured Kevin Anderson to miss rest of 2019 tennis season

Anderson has appeared in just four tournaments, including Australian Open and Wimbledon, since winning the Maharashtra Open in Pune January. 

Sep 10, 2019, 09:55 AM IST

Montreal winner Rafael Nadal retains 2nd spot, Novak Djokovic stays atop

20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer and Austria's Dominic Thiem are standing at the third and fourth place, respectively. 

Aug 13, 2019, 15:44 PM IST

Andy Murray set to make singles return with Cincinnati Open

British tennis maestro Andy Murray is all set to make singles return with this week's Cincinnati Open after accepting a wildcard entry for the tournament. 

Aug 10, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

ATP Rankings: Novak Djokovic extends lead on top with Wimbledon win

Federer, on the other hand, has reduced the gap to his long-time rival, standing just 485 points behind Rafael Nadal at the third spot.  

Jul 23, 2019, 10:57 AM IST

Tim Henman backs Novak Djokovic to surpass Roger Federer's record Grand Slam tally

Djokovic was outshone by Federer several times on Centre Court before he saved two match points in tie-breaker to eventually claim a thrilling 7-6(5), 1-6, 7-6(4), 4-6, 13-12(3) triumph in the longest Wimbledon singles final in the history.

Jul 22, 2019, 08:32 AM IST

Wimbledon champion Simona Halep enjoys Romania's adulation

Halep, 27, became the first Romanian to win a Wimbledon singles title after stunning seven-times champion Serena Williams 6-2 6-2 in the 56-minute match final on Saturday.

Jul 15, 2019, 22:57 PM IST

Novak Djokovic will not ease up in quest to be greatest: Boris Becker

World number one Djokovic outlasted Roger Federer to claim a fifth Wimbledon title in the longest singles final in the tournament`s 133-year history on Sunday, leaving him four slams behind the Swiss and two adrift of Rafa Nadal.

Jul 15, 2019, 16:51 PM IST

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title

Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he repelled everything the Swiss could throw at him to claim his fifth Wimbledon title in the first All England Club final to be decided by a tiebreaker on Sunday.

Jul 15, 2019, 00:41 AM IST

Djokovic beats Federer in intense five-set thriller to lift 5th Wimbledon title

Novak Djokovic defeated 20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer 7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12 in an intense five-set thriller to lift his fifth Wimbledon title at Centre Court on Sunday. 

Jul 14, 2019, 18:27 PM IST

For epic Wimbledon final clash with Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer says 'all the work is done'

With eight Wimbledon titles in his locker, Federer has every right to be confident. But Djokovic is himself a four-times champion, and can equal the great Bjorn Borg with victory for a fifth crown.

Jul 14, 2019, 12:17 PM IST

Simona Halep storms past Serena Williams to lift Wimbledon title

The 27-year-old hardly broke a sweat as she eased past Williams 6-2, 6-2 in a one-sided final of the women's singles event that lasted just 56 minutes. 

Jul 13, 2019, 20:09 PM IST

Vintage Roger Federer holds off Rafael Nadal to reach Wimbledon final

The 40th career meeting between the golden duo with 38 Grand Slam titles between them, swung this way and that before Federer seized control to claim a 7-6(3) 1-6 6-3 6-4 victory.

Jul 13, 2019, 00:42 AM IST