Swiss great Roger Federer will use the Hopman Cup in Perth as preparation for the defence of his Australian Open title in 2018, mirroring his successful early season build-up this year. The 18-time Grand Slam champion made his long-awaited comeback after six months out with a knee injury at the mixed
By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) - From Boris Becker's acrobatics in 1985 to Roger Federer's languid brilliance in 2003, Wimbledon has provided the stage for many of tennis's most formidable tyros to secure a maiden grand slam trophy. A quick glance at the bookmakers' favorites for this
By Simon Cambers LONDON (Reuters) - At Wimbledon, where once players would charge the net almost on autopilot, the only time many get there now is when they shake hands at the end. Tennis strategy analyst Craig O'Shannessy said 81 percent of all points in the men's singles at last year'