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LONDON  | Djokovic, Kerber, Williams each made a comeback at Wimbledon

LONDON  — From champions Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber, to runner-up Serena Williams, this edition of Wimbledon was all about comebacks of various sorts. When Djokovic won his fourth title at the All England Club and first at a Grand Slam tournament in more than two years by beating Kevin Anderson 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (3) … Continue reading LONDON  | Djokovic, Kerber, Williams each made a comeback at Wimbledon

LONDON | Federer, Nadal, Djokovic headline Wimbledon quarterfinals

LONDON — Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic headline the men’s quarterfinal lineup at Wimbledon on Wednesday as the trio bid to all reach the last four at the same Grand Slam for the time since the 2012 French Open. Defending champion Federer will play in the unfamiliar surroundings of Wimbledon’s No. 1 Court … Continue reading LONDON | Federer, Nadal, Djokovic headline Wimbledon quarterfinals

LONDON | The Latest: Federer shows off cricket skill at Wimbledon

LONDON — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 12:30 p.m. If he ever decides to stop playing tennis, Roger Federer may have a future in another sport. During his Wimbledon fourth-round victory over Adrian Mannarino on Monday, with the ball having already been called out, Federer played a stroke that was more akin to … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: Federer shows off cricket skill at Wimbledon

LONDON | Federer, Serena try to avoid more upsets at Wimbledon

LONDON— Roger Federer and Serena Williams will try to avoid further upsets at Wimbledon as the third round begins on Friday. Federer was set to play Jan-Lennard Struff of Germany and Williams faced Kristina Mladenovic of France as they continue their quests for a ninth and eighth Wimbledon title, respectively. Williams finds herself the favorite … Continue reading LONDON | Federer, Serena try to avoid more upsets at Wimbledon

LONDON | The Latest: Venus Williams comes back again at Wimbledon

LONDON— The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams once again dropped the opening set, and once again dominated the rest of the way to win. The No. 9 seed, at 38 the oldest woman in the draw, came back to beat 141st-ranked qualifier Alexandra Dulgheru of Romania 4-6, … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: Venus Williams comes back again at Wimbledon

LONDON | The Latest: Federer’s kit coup didn’t break Wimbledon rules

LONDON — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Wimbledon’s commercial director has no issues with Roger Federer pulling off a marketing coup on Centre Court. Federer drew headlines around the world when he walked onto the court wearing a Uniqlo outfit on Monday for his opening match after ending his decades-long partnership … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: Federer’s kit coup didn’t break Wimbledon rules

LONDON | The Latest: Buzarnescu first into 3rd round at Wimbledon

LONDON — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Mihaela Buzarnescu of Romania has become the first player to book a place in the third round of Wimbledon. The 29th-seeded Buzarnescu beat Katie Swan of Britain 6-0, 6-3, clinching the match with a backhand winner on No. 3 Court. She was joined in … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: Buzarnescu first into 3rd round at Wimbledon

LONDON | The Latest: Play starts on Day 3 at Wimbledon

LONDON — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Play is underway on Day 3 at Wimbledon, with former finalist Milos Raonic of Canada among the early starters as the second round begins at the All England Club. The 13th-seeded Raonic was playing John Millman of Australia as he bids to reach the … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: Play starts on Day 3 at Wimbledon