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  • Serena puts on royal show for mum at Wimbledon

    Defending champion Serena Williams reached the Wimbledon second round Tuesday with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Swiss qualifier Amra Sadikovic as her mother watched from the front row of the Royal Box. The 34-year-old world number one, chasing a seventh Wimbledon title and record-equalling 22nd major, took…

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  • Kyrgios loses cool, wins on Wimbledon return

    Nick Kyrgios was back in trouble on his return to Wimbledon as the Australian rowed with umpire Mohamed Lahyani and told his entourage to get out during a stormy 6-4, 6-3, 6-7 (9/11), 6-1 win over Czech veteran Radek Stepanek on Tuesday. Kyrgios has earned a reputation as one of the most volatile…

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    Wimbledon 2016: All The Stars Sat Centre Court (10 photos)

    It’s that time of year again. Time time when we whip out the Pimms and start shoveling down strawberries and cream in celebration of the British tennis industry’s biggest event of the year: Wimbledon.  And what does Wimbledon come with a side serving of? Numerous high-profile celebs, sitting centre…

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  • Underdog 'Cartman' Willis hits Federer jackpot at Wimbledon

    Marcus Willis should have been coaching youngsters and middle aged women for $30 an hour on Monday in the humble surroundings of the Warwick Boat Club in the English midlands. Instead, the 25-year-old, and ranked at 772 in the world, was playing the real-life hero in a Wimbledon rags-to-riches…

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  • Shhh: Serena Williams, coach don't discuss '22' at Wimbledon

    Leave all the chatter about Serena Williams' pursuit of her 22nd major singles trophy to others. Williams and her coach, Patrick Mouratoglou, do not discuss that number. Zero,'' Mouratoglou said Tuesday at Wimbledon after watching Williams win her first-round match.

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  • Serena sails through at Wimbledon, Wozniacki bows out

    Defending champion Serena Williams was too good for Amra Sadikovic at Wimbledon, while Caroline Wozniacki make an early exit.

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  • Roger Federer fan of Marcus Willis Wimbledon fairytale

    Roger Federer hailed Marcus Willis as one of the great Wimbledon fairytales after the British qualifier set up a dream clash with the seven-time champion. Willis is ranked 772 in the world and just months ago the 25-year-old, who works as a coach to amateur players, was considering calling time on…

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  • Tennis teacher ranked 772nd wins at Wimbledon; Federer next

    Marcus Willis originally was scheduled to spend Monday teaching tennis to a group of 5-to-10-year-old kids, among others, at Warwick Boat Club in central England. Instead, Willis wound up with grander, and more lucrative, plans: playing - and winning! - a match at Wimbledon.

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  • Languid Williams rolls back the years at Wimbledon

    The scoreline of her 7-6(3) 6-4 victory over Croatian Donna Vekic told one story, and many points were tight. It is just what you get from Williams, incredible power play interspersed with what looks like I-can't-be-bothered movement.

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  • The Latest: Kuznetsova beats Wozniacki under roof

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Wimbledon (all times local):

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  • Below-par Federer into Wimbledon second round

    Roger Federer was well short of his best as the seven-time Wimbledon champion advanced to the second round with an uninspired 7-6 (7/5), 7-6 (7/3), 6-3 victory over Argentina's Guido Pella on Monday. Federer has been plagued by injury problems this year and the world number three lacked rhythm and…

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  • Federer warned to expect the unexpected from Willis

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Seven-times Wimbledon champion Roger Federer has been warned - take 772nd-ranked British qualifier Marcus Willis lightly at your peril. "I don't think Roger is going to have played anyone like Marcus. I know that for a fact. It will be tricky," Liam Broady,…

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  • Tennis - July 2017 date set for Nadal doping lawsuit

    - Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal's lawsuit against former French sports minister Roselyne Bachelot, who accused him of doping, will be judged next year, judicial sources said. The case will be heard before a Paris court on July 7, 2017. Bachelot, who served as sports minister between 2007 and…

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  • Erratic Wawrinka sees off teenager Fritz

    By Pravin Char LONDON (Reuters) - Stan Wawrinka met stiff resistance from American teenager Taylor Fritz before he finally asserted his dominance in a 7-6(4) 6-1 6-7(2) 6-4 first-round victory at Wimbledon on Tuesday. Wawrinka, who will play Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro in the next round, said…

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    2016 Wimbledon Women's Seeds

    Here are the top 10 seedings for women's singles in this year's Wimbledon Championships.

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  • Nike continues to court controversy over Wimbledon dress

    The “Premier Slam” is standard Wimbledon white, but its loose fit has players and fans complaining that it reveals too much.

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  • Djokovic makes solid start to Wimbledon title defense

    By Pritha Sarkar LONDON (Reuters) - It was not quite the triple bagel that Novak Djokovic was aiming for during the opening 41 minutes of his first-round match but the Serbian is unlikely to be too disappointed after he beat Britain's James Ward 6-0 7-6(3) 6-4 at Wimbledon on Monday. The holder of…

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  • France's Gasquet, Tsonga win with one eye on Euros

    By Alison Williams LONDON (Reuters) - Hoping for a sporting clean sweep, Richard Gasquet and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga carried the French flag into the Wimbledon second round with straight-sets wins over Britain's Aljaz Bedene and Spain's Inigo Cervantes on Tuesday. Seventh seed Gasquet used his trademark…

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