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Alison Williams

Nadal scorches into Wimbledon second week

07 Jul 2017

LONDON A ominous-looking Rafa Nadal kept up his bid for a third Wimbledon and French Open double in style on Friday, serving notice he is not be to messed with in his 6-1 6-4 7-6(3) defeat of big-serving Karen Khachanov to reach the last 16.

Faces of the future map path to Wimbledon glory

06 Jul 2017

LONDON Corentin Moutet and Kayla Day. You probably don't know their names yet. But you soon might - they're the top boys' and girls' seeds in the junior championships that begin at Wimbledon on Saturday.

Form player Pliskova sent packing by Rybarikova

06 Jul 2017

LONDON Karolina Pliskova, a favourite for the Wimbledon title, was dumped out in round two on Thursday, blowing the women's draw wide open in one of the shocks of the tournament so far.

Japan's Osaka prepared 'whole life' for Venus clash

06 Jul 2017

LONDON Japanese teenager Naomi Osaka is humbled to be facing Venus Williams at Wimbledon, even if it was the American's younger sister she wanted to emulate when she was growing up.

Ruthless Murray outclasses dangerous Brown

06 Jul 2017

LONDON If defending champion Andy Murray needed a further test for his sore hip, the dread-locked drop-shotting Dustin Brown was probably it.

Brits to take centre stage on Centre Court

05 Jul 2017

LONDON Home fans will be treated to a double-bill of British number ones at Wimbledon on Wednesday when Johanna Konta stars in a revenge play against Croatia's Donna Vekic before defending champion Andy Murray takes to the stage.

New mum Azarenka back to old winning ways

03 Jul 2017

LONDON Former world number one Victoria Azarenka sealed her comeback to Wimbledon after the birth of her son with a 3-6 6-2 6-1 win over American teenager Catherine Bellis.

New mum Azarenka back to old winning ways

03 Jul 2017

LONDON Former world number one Victoria Azarenka sealed her comeback to Wimbledon after the birth of her son with a 3-6 6-2 6-1 win over American teenager Catherine Bellis.

Tennis-New mum Azarenka back to old winning ways

03 Jul 2017

LONDON, July 3 Former world number one Victoria Azarenka sealed her comeback to Wimbledon after the birth of her son with a 3-6 6-2 6-1 win over American teenager Catherine Bellis.

Konta, Watson fly the flag for Britain

03 Jul 2017

LONDON British number one Johanna Konta took revenge on Hsieh Su-Wei at Wimbledon on Monday, sending the Taiwanese home 6-2 6-2 after losing to her in the first round at the French Open.

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