Tennis-French/Wimbledon double still the ultimate challenge
LONDON, June 28 A lot has changed since tennis turned professional in 1968, from the colour of the balls to players’ hairstyles and advances in racket and string technology.
May 21 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Strasbourg International Women's Singles Round 2 matches on Wednesday 4-Andrea Petkovic (Germany) beat Vania King (U.S.) 6-3 6-2 Camila Giorgi (Italy) beat Claire Feuerstein (France) 5-7 7-5 7-6(2) Silvia Soler Espinosa (Spain) beat 7-Peng Shuai (China) 6-4 4-6 6-2 Julia Goerges (Germany) beat Lauren Davis (U.S.) 7-5 6-4 Monica Puig (Puerto Rico) beat Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (Croatia) 6-3 6-1 Madison Keys (U.S.) beat 8-Alison Riske (U.S.) 6-4 6-4 Zarina Diyas (Kazakhstan) beat Ajla Tomljanovic (Croatia) 6-4 7-6(4) Christina Mchale (U.S.) beat Casey Dellacqua (Australia) 6-3 7-5
EASTBOURNE, England, June 27 Novak Djokovic's Wimbledon preparations were left drenched and flapping in England's south coast wind on Tuesday as Eastbourne's Aegon International was scrapped for the day with no matches completed due to rain.
June 27 Briton Jamie Murray believes his doubles victory at Queen's with Brazilian Bruno Soares has given the pair a much-needed boost ahead of next week's Wimbledon as the duo target their third grand slam title.