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# sw19 - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Wimbledon cancellation means sporting mortality beckons even for Federer and Williams
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# Greats

Wimbledon cancellation means sporting mortality beckons even for Federer and Williams

Apr 4th 2020, 4:03 PM 8,483 Views 7 Comments

The greats of the men and women’s game would be very close to 40 if they chase Grand Slams into next summer.

# sw19 - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Djokovic beats Federer in longest-ever Wimbledon final for fifth title
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# Sw19

Djokovic beats Federer in longest-ever Wimbledon final for fifth title

Jul 14th 2019, 7:11 PM 49,073 Views 62 Comments

The world number one moves to 16 Grand Slam wins after another Centre Court classic.

# sw19 - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Halep becomes first Romanian woman to reach Wimbledon final
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# Sw19

Halep becomes first Romanian woman to reach Wimbledon final

Jul 11th 2019, 2:35 PM 5,702 Views 1 Comment

She will face Serena Williams in Sunday’s decider at SW19.

# sw19 - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Nadal sets up Federer semi-final showdown after Querrey victory
# Old Enemies
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# Old Enemies

Nadal sets up Federer semi-final showdown after Querrey victory

Jul 10th 2019, 8:24 PM 4,582 Views 2 Comments

The 33-year-old Spaniard will face Federer at Wimbledon for the first time since their epic 2008 final.

No fairytale ending for Murray and Williams in Wimbledon mixed doubles
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# Wimbledon

No fairytale ending for Murray and Williams in Wimbledon mixed doubles

Jul 10th 2019, 5:17 PM 6,712 Views 1 Comment

The pair were knocked out by the number one seeds this afternoon.

Djokovic barely breaks sweat as defending champion cruises into semi-finals
# Easy As You Like
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# Easy As You Like

Djokovic barely breaks sweat as defending champion cruises into semi-finals

Jul 10th 2019, 3:45 PM 3,149 Views 2 Comments

David Goffin was swatted aside with minimal fuss on Centre Court.

'Don't patronise me': Konta hits out at journalist after Wimbledon exit
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# Wimbledon

'Don't patronise me': Konta hits out at journalist after Wimbledon exit

Jul 10th 2019, 8:47 AM 13,407 Views 8 Comments

The British number one took exception to a line of questioning during her post-match press conference.

# sw19 - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Williams has Court's record in sight as she powers into Wimbledon semi-final
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Williams has Court's record in sight as she powers into Wimbledon semi-final

Jul 9th 2019, 3:33 PM 4,555 Views 1 Comment

The American is now just two wins away from a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title.

# sw19 - Monday 8 July, 2019

Konta carries home hopes at Wimbledon after seeing off two-time champion
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# Last Eight

Konta carries home hopes at Wimbledon after seeing off two-time champion

Jul 8th 2019, 6:30 PM 8,250 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic eased into the quarter-finals at SW19.

Coco Gauff bows out of Wimbledon as fairytale run comes to an end
# Only The Start
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# Only The Start

Coco Gauff bows out of Wimbledon as fairytale run comes to an end

Jul 8th 2019, 4:11 PM 40,822 Views 18 Comments

The American teenager was beaten in straight sets by Simona Halep.

Fognini could be fined over 'bomb' outburst during Wimbledon defeat
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# Sw19

Fognini could be fined over 'bomb' outburst during Wimbledon defeat

Jul 8th 2019, 12:25 PM 4,974 Views 1 Comment

The Italian 12th seed apologised for his comments following Saturday’s loss to Tennys Sandgren.

# sw19 - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Serena cruises into Wimbledon last 16 but fears 'performance anxiety' as she teams up with Murray
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Serena cruises into Wimbledon last 16 but fears 'performance anxiety' as she teams up with Murray

Jul 6th 2019, 3:41 PM 6,198 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, world number one Ashleigh Barty booked her maiden place in the fourth round.

# sw19 - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Defending champion Kerber dumped out of Wimbledon in second round shock
# Down And Out
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# Down And Out

Defending champion Kerber dumped out of Wimbledon in second round shock

Jul 4th 2019, 5:26 PM 4,261 Views 0 Comments

The German was beaten by American Lauren Davis at SW19.

Tomic stripped of Wimbledon prize money for not meeting 'professional standards'
# Tanking
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# Tanking

Tomic stripped of Wimbledon prize money for not meeting 'professional standards'

Jul 4th 2019, 11:20 AM 11,965 Views 5 Comments

The Australian has found himself in hot water after being fined for not trying hard enough.

# sw19 - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Gauff's Wimbledon fairytale continues as American teen eases through
# Last 32
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# Last 32

Gauff's Wimbledon fairytale continues as American teen eases through

Jul 3rd 2019, 9:37 PM 10,110 Views 6 Comments

The 15-year-old defeated 2017 semi-finalist Magdalena Rybarikova under the Court One roof.

Djokovic roars into third round as Wimbledon title defence gathers pace
# Day Three
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# Day Three

Djokovic roars into third round as Wimbledon title defence gathers pace

Jul 3rd 2019, 8:30 PM 3,134 Views 1 Comment

Last year’s beaten finalist Kevin Anderson also progressed on Wednesday.

# sw19 - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

More injury woe for Sharapova as former champion withdraws from Wimbledon
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More injury woe for Sharapova as former champion withdraws from Wimbledon

Jul 2nd 2019, 6:25 PM 5,400 Views 0 Comments

The Russian retired from her first-round tie with a right arm injury.

Federer recovers from opening set stumble to book second round spot
# Wimbledon
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# Wimbledon

Federer recovers from opening set stumble to book second round spot

Updated Jul 2nd 2019, 5:05 PM 3,537 Views 0 Comments

Lloyd Harris looked like he could cause an upset on Centre Court, but Federer denied the 22-year-old South Africa in four sets.

# sw19 - Monday 1 July, 2019

Venus Williams stunned by 15-year-old Gauff at Wimbledon
# Teenage Dreams
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# Teenage Dreams

Venus Williams stunned by 15-year-old Gauff at Wimbledon

Jul 1st 2019, 7:23 PM 78,634 Views 20 Comments

Williams had won four Grand Slam titles before the American teenager was born.

Second seed Osaka crashes out of Wimbledon, Djokovic safely through
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# Sw19

Second seed Osaka crashes out of Wimbledon, Djokovic safely through

Updated Jul 1st 2019, 5:55 PM 5,717 Views 3 Comments

The 2019 championships at SW19 has its first upset.

# sw19 - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Wimbledon puts Federer ahead of Nadal in controversial seedings move
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# Sw19

Wimbledon puts Federer ahead of Nadal in controversial seedings move

Jun 26th 2019, 12:23 PM 6,317 Views 10 Comments

It’s been confirmed that the Spaniard will be seeded behind Roger Federer this year despite their world ranking positions.

# sw19 - Friday 19 October, 2018

Wimbledon introduce final set tie-breaks following longest-ever semi-final
# Rule Change
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# Rule Change

Wimbledon introduce final set tie-breaks following longest-ever semi-final

Oct 19th 2018, 12:34 PM 3,848 Views 1 Comment

Kevin Anderson and John Isner played for over six-and-a-half hours this summer.

# sw19 - Friday 28 September, 2018

Serena Williams row wouldn't happen at Wimbledon, insists chairman
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# Sw19

Serena Williams row wouldn't happen at Wimbledon, insists chairman

Sep 28th 2018, 8:52 AM 4,466 Views 2 Comments

Phillip Brook believes US Open finalist Serena Williams was under pressure in New York, while umpire Carlos Ramos was doing his job.

# sw19 - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Emotional Djokovic powers past Anderson to claim fourth Wimbledon title
# Lucky Number 13
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# Lucky Number 13

Emotional Djokovic powers past Anderson to claim fourth Wimbledon title

Jul 15th 2018, 4:55 PM 24,784 Views 20 Comments

The Serb moves fourth on the all-time list of male Grand Slam winners.

# sw19 - Thursday 12 July, 2018

'It's crazy': Serena shocked to reach Wimbledon final 10 months after giving birth
# True Champion
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# True Champion

'It's crazy': Serena shocked to reach Wimbledon final 10 months after giving birth

Jul 12th 2018, 9:00 PM 4,505 Views 10 Comments

Victory on Sunday would give the 36-year-old her eighth Wimbledon singles title.

Kerber storms into second Wimbledon final with 67-minute masterclass on Centre Court
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Kerber storms into second Wimbledon final with 67-minute masterclass on Centre Court

Jul 12th 2018, 2:50 PM 3,316 Views 1 Comment

The German crushed Jelena Ostapenko 6-3, 6-3.

# sw19 - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Watson brands official a 'snitch' after Wimbledon row over foul language
# Not Happy
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# Not Happy

Watson brands official a 'snitch' after Wimbledon row over foul language

Jul 11th 2018, 10:04 PM 10,540 Views 2 Comments

The British player was not happy after her defeat in the women’s doubles at SW19.

Djokovic into Wimbledon semi-final, blasts 'unnecessary' warnings
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Djokovic into Wimbledon semi-final, blasts 'unnecessary' warnings

Jul 11th 2018, 4:32 PM 5,484 Views 2 Comments

The 12-time major winner prevailed despite picking up two code violations and accusing the umpire of “double standards”.

# sw19 - Monday 9 July, 2018

Federer needs just 16 minutes to win first set en route to Wimbledon quarters
# Imperious
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# Imperious

Federer needs just 16 minutes to win first set en route to Wimbledon quarters

Jul 9th 2018, 3:33 PM 4,514 Views 2 Comments

The eight-time champion will face Gael Monfils or Kevin Anderson in the next round.

Wimbledon won't budge on traditional final start time despite World Cup clash
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# Tradition

Wimbledon won't budge on traditional final start time despite World Cup clash

Jul 9th 2018, 3:14 PM 42,576 Views 31 Comments

‘We are a tennis tournament but we are aware that there is something special going on elsewhere.’

# sw19 - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Defending champion Muguruza dumped out of Wimbledon in another big shock
# Another One Bites The Dust
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# Another One Bites The Dust

Defending champion Muguruza dumped out of Wimbledon in another big shock

Jul 5th 2018, 9:39 PM 4,846 Views 3 Comments

Just one of the top six seeds in the women’s draw remains.

Cilic blows two-set lead to slump to shock Wimbledon exit at hands of world number 82
# Down And Out
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# Down And Out

Cilic blows two-set lead to slump to shock Wimbledon exit at hands of world number 82

Jul 5th 2018, 3:19 PM 3,855 Views 1 Comment

Last year’s runner-up was dumped out by Argentina’s Guido Pella.

# sw19 - Monday 2 July, 2018

Serena Williams 'trying to find the rhythm' after powering to Wimbledon second round
# Return Of The Queen
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# Return Of The Queen

Serena Williams 'trying to find the rhythm' after powering to Wimbledon second round

Jul 2nd 2018, 8:23 PM 4,815 Views 4 Comments

Chasing a 24th Grand Slam title, Williams defeated Arantxa Rus 7-5, 6-3.

# sw19 - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Serena Williams asks for fair treatment around drug testing
# Level Playing Field
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# Level Playing Field

Serena Williams asks for fair treatment around drug testing

Jul 1st 2018, 6:27 PM 8,031 Views 2 Comments

“If that’s testing everyone five times, let’s do it,” said the American great as she addressed her recent ‘missed’ test.

Andy Murray pulls out of Wimbledon on eve of 2018 championship
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Andy Murray pulls out of Wimbledon on eve of 2018 championship

Updated Jul 1st 2018, 4:30 PM 6,767 Views 2 Comments

The two-time winner says the tournament has come too soon in his comeback from a hip injury.

# sw19 - Friday 29 June, 2018

Andy Murray hoping to avoid hip flare-up and make grand slam return at Wimbledon
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# Sw19

Andy Murray hoping to avoid hip flare-up and make grand slam return at Wimbledon

Jun 29th 2018, 5:20 PM 2,271 Views 0 Comments

‘If I feel like I do today in a couple of days, I’ll be playing.’

# sw19 - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

183rd-ranked Serena Williams seeded for Wimbledon, Andy Murray misses out
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# Sw19

183rd-ranked Serena Williams seeded for Wimbledon, Andy Murray misses out

Jun 27th 2018, 11:36 AM 9,185 Views 6 Comments

Two-time winner Murray only recently returned from an 11-month absence, but 36-year-old Williams is seeded 25th after giving birth last September.

# sw19 - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Wimbledon will not be the same without her – Duchess pays tribute to Novotna
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# Sw19

Wimbledon will not be the same without her – Duchess pays tribute to Novotna

Nov 21st 2017, 12:50 PM 3,194 Views 2 Comments

After sharing an emotional moment on Centre Court in 1993, the Duchess of Kent has paid tribute to Jana Novotna, who died on Sunday.

# sw19 - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Play on, player: Wimbledon will spend £71 million on a second roof
# Overheads
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# Overheads

Play on, player: Wimbledon will spend £71 million on a second roof

Aug 15th 2017, 1:47 PM 4,736 Views 0 Comments

Rain delays for the big matches at SW19 will soon be but a distant memory from your childhood.

# sw19 - Monday 17 July, 2017

Play until I'm 40 - Roger Federer eyes new era of supremacy after Wimbledon record
# Goat
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# Goat

Play until I'm 40 - Roger Federer eyes new era of supremacy after Wimbledon record

Jul 17th 2017, 10:22 AM 6,493 Views 5 Comments

The Swiss legend hopes to be around for a while yet.

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