Wimbledon: Sharapova, Djokovic Sizzle; Ivanovic Out

Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova sizzled on a day when temperatures soared to a record high and heat became the biggest talking point at the Wimbledon Championships which is usually known for rain. Players started to feel dizzy and a ball boy collapsed as mercury touched 35.7 degrees Celsius – the highest recorded

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Wimbledon: Djokovic, Serena Through; Farewell For Hewitt

A quartet of Wimbledon champions progressed safely into the second round of the year’s third Grand Slam as the oldest tennis tournament got under way on Monday. Defending champion Novak Djokovic made short work of a potentially tricky opponent while on the ladies side, Serena Williams, Venus Williams and Maria Sharapova notched up comfortable wins.

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Wimbledon Draw – Serena Williams Favored To Win

World No. 1 Serena Williams starts off as the heavy favourite for the Wimbledon women’s singles title as the American aims to complete the Serena Slam for just the second time in her career and move closer to completing the calendar year Grand Slam. Even when her game is not on, the American’s steely mentality

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French Open: It Is Serena V Safarova For The Title

She looked down and out after going a set and a break down. But a flu-affected Serena Williams staged an incredible recovery, as always, to book her place in her third French Open final on Thursday. Up next is a 28-year-old who is making her debut in a Grand Slam final – Lucie Safarova. Safarova

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French Open: Federer Bites The Dust, Ana Reaches Semis

Day 10 of the 2015 French Open witnessed two upsets on the men’s side as quarter-final action began at the claycourt Slam on Tuesday. The result that stood out was the straight sets hammering of Roger Federer by his compatriot Stan Wawrinka. The eighth-seeded Swiss delivered a tennis masterclass to stun the favourite and former

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French Open: Ana In Quarters, Berdych Out; Mirza Wins

On a rain-marred Day 8 at the 2015 French Open, former champion Ana Ivanovic made her way into the Roland Garros quarter-finals for the first time since winning the Coupe Suzanne Lenglen in 2008. On the other hand, luck ran out for men’s fourth seed Tomas Berdych as he succumbed to 14th seeded Frenchman Jo-Wilfried

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French Open: Federer, Sharapova Cruise; Indians Impress

Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova booked their places in the second week of the French Open as the third round began on Friday. While the Swiss maestro looked at his flawless best against Bosnian Damir Dzhumur, defending women’s champion Sharapova comfortably came through a potentially tricky test against former runner-up Samantha Stosur. Another former winner

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French Open: Federer Through, Halep Out; Indians Win

Day 4 of the 2015 French Open witnessed a major upset as the women’s third seed Simona Halep tumbled out in the second round. The 2014 Roland Garros runner-up lost 5-7, 1-6 to an inspired Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia. Meanwhile, the defending women’s champion Maria Sharapova had a hassle-free win to enter the third round

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French Open: Federer, Halep, Nishikori Advance

2009 French Open champion Roger Federer began his bid for his 18th Grand Slam trophy with a smooth 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 victory over Colombian veteran Alejandro Falla in Paris on Sunday. Amongst the other top contenders in the men’s section, fifth-seeded Kei Nishikori and eighth-seeded Stan Wawrinka both moved into the second round. In the

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French Open: Serena, Maria Handed Tough Draws

Former doubles world no. 1 Rennae Stubbs has said about Serena Williams, “Until Serena is gone, no one else is a favourite.” True, the 33-year-old has arrived in Paris with no claycourt title this season. Her 27-match winning streak was ended by a stupendous Petra Kvitova in Madrid and she had to withdraw from the

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