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Federer overcomes shaky start to join Grand Slam 100 club

10 Jul 2019

LONDON Roger Federer chalked up another monumental milestone to reach the Wimbledon semi-finals on Wednesday, recovering to beat Japan's Kei Nishikori in four sets and become the first man to record a century of singles wins at any Grand Slam.

REFILE-Tennis-Federer overcomes shaky start to join Grand Slam 100 club

10 Jul 2019

LONDON, July 10 Roger Federer chalked up another monumental milestone to reach the Wimbledon semi-finals on Wednesday, recovering to beat Japan's Kei Nishikori 4-6 6-1 6-4 6-4 and become the first man to record a century of singles wins at any Grand Slam.

Serena returned to tennis to hunt down Slam No. 24, says coach

10 Jul 2019

LONDON Patrick Mouratoglou has steered Serena Williams to some of her greatest achievements, but the coach has never seen the American work as hard as she has to battle back from injury and illness in pursuit of a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title.

Serena thrills as 'Dream Team' turn mean machine at Wimbledon

09 Jul 2019

LONDON Wimbledon's Centre Court is the property of the All England Club, but on Tuesday it belonged to Serena Williams.

Serena thrills as 'Dream Team' turn mean machine at Wimbledon

09 Jul 2019

LONDON Wimbledon's Centre Court is the property of the All England Club, but on Tuesday it belonged to Serena Williams.

Serena survives Riske business to reach Wimbledon semis

09 Jul 2019

LONDON Serena Williams clubbed her way into the Wimbledon semi-finals, draining the last drop of fight from fellow American Alison Riske before sealing a 6-4 4-6 6-3 win in a rip-roaring Centre Court contest on Tuesday.

Tennis-Williams survives Riske business to reach Wimbledon semis

09 Jul 2019

LONDON, July 9 Serena Williams clubbed her way into the Wimbledon semi-finals, draining the last drop of fight from fellow American Alison Riske before sealing a 6-4 4-6 6-3 win in a rip-roaring Centre Court contest on Tuesday.

Djokovic cruises on as old stagers show Next Gen the way

08 Jul 2019

LONDON Novak Djokovic remained firmly in cruise control on Monday to reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals as he swatted aside France's Ugo Humbert, the latest of tennis's up-and-comers to show promise but ultimately fall short.

Tennis-Djokovic eases on as old stagers show Next Gen the way

08 Jul 2019

LONDON, July 8 Novak Djokovic remained firmly in cruise control on Monday to reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals as he swatted aside France's Ugo Humbert, the latest of tennis's up-and-comers to show promise but ultimately fall short.

Riske rewarded in Barty battle at Wimbledon

08 Jul 2019

LONDON In knocking Australia's world number one Ash Barty out of Wimbledon, Alison Riske showed that when your dad is a former secret service agent and FBI investigator, you learn how to turn the screw on even the most intimidating opponents.

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