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A case of ‘don’t you now who I am?’ for Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon

A case of ‘don’t you now who I am?’ for Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon

'Manic Monday' always causes a scheduling headache for Wimbledon organisers.

Jul 09, 2019, 15:03 PM IST
Novak Djokovic enters Wimbledon quarter-finals as old stagers show Next Gen the way

Novak Djokovic enters Wimbledon quarter-finals as old stagers show Next Gen the way

Djokovic, capable of jaw-dropping feats of agility when pushed to the brink, has barely stretched a sinew in reaching the last eight.

Jul 09, 2019, 14:55 PM IST
Cori Gauff faces toughest challenge at Wimbledon as Simona Halep awaits

Cori Gauff faces toughest challenge at Wimbledon as Simona Halep awaits

The 15-year-old's popularity has soared off the charts in a memorable week at the All England Club.

Jul 08, 2019, 14:37 PM IST
'Big Three' in ominous form as Wimbledon moves into second week

'Big Three' in ominous form as Wimbledon moves into second week

The 'Big Three' of Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic head into the second week of Wimbledon.

Jul 08, 2019, 14:33 PM IST
Heavier balls to blame for slower game at Wimbledon, says Rafael Nadal

Heavier balls to blame for slower game at Wimbledon, says Rafael Nadal

Many players have complained about the game's slower speed at the Grand Slam this year, with Roger Federer saying Wimbledon "has not been the fastest".

Jul 08, 2019, 14:29 PM IST
Wimbledon: Serena Williams survives scare to reach third round

Wimbledon: Serena Williams survives scare to reach third round

Serena Williams stormed back for a 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 second-round win over Slovenia`s Kaja Juvan.

Jul 05, 2019, 18:47 PM IST
Petra Kvitova marches into third round of Wimbledon

Petra Kvitova marches into third round of Wimbledon

Petra Kvitova`s decision to give her shoes an almighty whack with her racket turned out to be a masterstroke as the Czech`s legs finally started to move more freely, and she eked out a 7-5 6-2 win

Jul 05, 2019, 18:27 PM IST
Regular as clockwork, Novak Djokovic eases into Wimbledon third round

Regular as clockwork, Novak Djokovic eases into Wimbledon third round

While Novak Djokovic may lack the shotmaking brilliance of Federer or the raw power and energy of Nadal, he rarely allows his level to slip below a supremely high watermark.

Jul 04, 2019, 08:49 AM IST
Wimbledon: Halep and Azarenka set up battle of former world number ones

Wimbledon: Halep and Azarenka set up battle of former world number ones

The nightmare will continue for one of them after the former world number ones set up a third round showdown.

Jul 04, 2019, 08:33 AM IST
Wimbledon 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Japan’s Sugita to set up Kyrgios clash

Wimbledon 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Japan’s Sugita to set up Kyrgios clash

Spaniard Rafael Nadal recovered from that initial hiccup to claim a dominant 6-3 6-1 6-3 win.

Jul 03, 2019, 10:46 AM IST
First-round Wimbledon exits for former champs Sharapova and Muguruza, Kvitova through

First-round Wimbledon exits for former champs Sharapova and Muguruza, Kvitova through

Russian Sharapova, who ignited her money-spinning career by winning the title in 2004, was trailing 4-6 7-6(4) 5-0 to Pauline Parmentier of France when she retired injured.

Jul 03, 2019, 10:42 AM IST
Roger Federer survives first-set wobble to down Wimbledon debutant

Roger Federer survives first-set wobble to down Wimbledon debutant

Pulses were racing around Wimbledon for around 40 minutes on Tuesday as an All England Club debutant nicknamed 'The King' threatened to invade Roger Federer's grasscourt kingdom.

Jul 03, 2019, 10:38 AM IST
Wimbledon: Venus slayer's dream was to win, and 'that's what happened'

Wimbledon: Venus slayer's dream was to win, and 'that's what happened'

Fifteen-year-old American teenager Cori "Coco" Gauff, who knocked out five-time champion Venus Williams of Wimbledon 2019, said it was her dream to win and that's what happened in the first round of

Jul 02, 2019, 17:44 PM IST
Sania Mirza turns expert for Wimbledon 2019

Sania Mirza turns expert for Wimbledon 2019

Tennis star Sania Mirza will join broadcasters Star Sports as an expert to analyze the day-to-day action of the ongoing Wimbledon for fans across the country.

Jul 02, 2019, 14:44 PM IST
French Open champion Ashleigh Barty looking forward to fresh start on grass

French Open champion Ashleigh Barty looking forward to fresh start on grass

Against most people`s predictions the 23-year-old Australian notched up her first Grand Slam title on Parisian clay rather than the lawns to which her all-court game is most suited.

Jun 15, 2019, 00:39 AM IST
 In-form Matteo Berrettini cruises into Stuttgart Open semis

In-form Matteo Berrettini cruises into Stuttgart Open semis

The 23-year-old world number 30, who beat second seed Karen Khachanov in the previous round, looked at ease on the grass court of the Wimbledon warm-up event, despite having won his two tour titles

Jun 14, 2019, 16:34 PM IST
Rafael Nadal will not play before Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal will not play before Wimbledon

The 33-year-old will now head back home to Mallorca to recharge his batteries before heading to Wimbledon at the end of the month.

Jun 10, 2019, 13:12 PM IST
Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to claim record-stretching 12th French Open title

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to claim record-stretching 12th French Open title

The Spaniard, who now has 18 majors to his name, also becomes the first player to win the same Grand Slam title 12 times, going past Margaret Court`s 11 Australian Open titles.

Jun 09, 2019, 21:54 PM IST
Ashleigh Barty wins French Open to claim maiden Grand Slam title

Ashleigh Barty wins French Open to claim maiden Grand Slam title

Eighth seed Barty joins 1969, 1970 and 1973 champion Margaret Court and 1971 winner Evonne Goolagong-Cawley on the list of Australian women who have lifted the trophy in the professional era.

Jun 08, 2019, 21:49 PM IST
Dominic Thiem sees off Novak Djokovic to reach French Open final

Dominic Thiem sees off Novak Djokovic to reach French Open final

Thiem, the fourth seed, was leading 3-1 in the third set on Friday when the semi-final was interrupted by rain and then surprisingly abandoned for the day.

Jun 08, 2019, 19:55 PM IST