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# wimbledon - Friday 17 July, 2020

‘I put the phone down three times’: Crazy Gang at Wimbledon, Big Jack and Phelan's Ireland break
# Looking Back
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# Looking Back

‘I put the phone down three times’: Crazy Gang at Wimbledon, Big Jack and Phelan's Ireland break

Updated Jul 17th 2020, 2:30 PM 50,309 Views 12 Comments

The ex-Premier League defender remembers the Charlton era and pays tribute to an Irish icon.

# wimbledon - Friday 10 July, 2020

'Class act' Wimbledon praised for distributing £10m in prize money despite cancellation
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

'Class act' Wimbledon praised for distributing £10m in prize money despite cancellation

Jul 10th 2020, 10:30 PM 6,850 Views 6 Comments

The Wimbledon finals should have taken place this weekend.

# wimbledon - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Teen sensation Gauff suffered depression before Wimbledon breakthrough
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

Teen sensation Gauff suffered depression before Wimbledon breakthrough

Apr 16th 2020, 5:58 PM 5,163 Views 5 Comments

The US star she struggled with her mental health after being constantly touted as the sport’s next big thing.

# wimbledon - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Wimbledon cancellation means sporting mortality beckons even for Federer and Williams
# Greats
From The42
# Greats

Wimbledon cancellation means sporting mortality beckons even for Federer and Williams

Apr 4th 2020, 4:03 PM 8,481 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.

# wimbledon - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

Federer 'devastated' at Wimbledon cancellation
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Federer 'devastated' at Wimbledon cancellation

Apr 1st 2020, 8:09 PM 8,949 Views 9 Comments

Tennis stars have reacted with dismay to the news that Wimbledon has been cancelled for 2020.

Organisers confirm cancellation of this year's Wimbledon
# Covid-19
From The42
# Covid-19

Organisers confirm cancellation of this year's Wimbledon

Apr 1st 2020, 4:48 PM 13,609 Views 11 Comments

The grass-court Grand Slam event was previously only cancelled by world wars.

# wimbledon - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Wimbledon faces prospect of cancellation as organisers prepare for 'emergency meeting'
# The Waiting Game
From The42
# The Waiting Game

Wimbledon faces prospect of cancellation as organisers prepare for 'emergency meeting'

Mar 25th 2020, 7:49 PM 3,096 Views 4 Comments

The 2020 tournament is set to start in London on 29 June.

# wimbledon - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Conqueror of former Wimbledon champion suspended over failed drug test
# Violation
From The42
# Violation

Conqueror of former Wimbledon champion suspended over failed drug test

Jul 24th 2019, 8:56 PM 17,179 Views 1 Comment

World number 99 Beatriz Haddad Maia tested positive for an anabolic agent at the Croatia Open.

# wimbledon - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Tomic fails with Wimbledon prize money appeal and receives ticking off
# Must Try Harder
From The42
# Must Try Harder

Tomic fails with Wimbledon prize money appeal and receives ticking off

Jul 20th 2019, 12:41 PM 7,845 Views 0 Comments

Grand slam board director Bill Babcock said there could be little justification for Bernard Tomic to be reimbursed.

# wimbledon - Monday 15 July, 2019

TV Wrap - Amazing tennis and cricket drama shows importance of keeping sport free-to-air
# On The Box
From The42
# On The Box

TV Wrap - Amazing tennis and cricket drama shows importance of keeping sport free-to-air

Jul 15th 2019, 5:00 PM 21,605 Views 26 Comments

Elsewhere, viewers were annoyed by the Sunday Game. Again.

# wimbledon - Sunday 14 July, 2019

'This will take some time to recover from physically'
# Roger That
From The42
# Roger That

'This will take some time to recover from physically'

Jul 14th 2019, 8:48 PM 11,668 Views 12 Comments

Novak Djokovic prevailed against Roger Federer in the longest ever final played at Wimbledon.

Djokovic beats Federer in longest-ever Wimbledon final for fifth title
# Sw19
From The42
# Sw19

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

Jul 14th 2019, 7:11 PM 49,069 Views 62 Comments

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

# wimbledon - Saturday 13 July, 2019

'It lived up to the hype' - Federer ranks Nadal classic as one of the his all-time best
# Wimbledon
From The42
# Wimbledon

'It lived up to the hype' - Federer ranks Nadal classic as one of the his all-time best

Jul 13th 2019, 11:00 AM 9,559 Views 7 Comments

Roger Federer says his pulsating battle with Rafael Nadal “had everything” and ‘lived up to the hype’.

# wimbledon - Friday 12 July, 2019

Federer eventually edges out brilliant Nadal to book Wimbledon final against Djokovic
# Great Battle
From The42
# Great Battle

Federer eventually edges out brilliant Nadal to book Wimbledon final against Djokovic

Jul 12th 2019, 7:56 PM 38,928 Views 33 Comments

The eight-time champion is heading for his 12th decider at the All England club.

Defending champion Djokovic storms into sixth Wimbledon final
# Marching On
From The42
# Marching On

Defending champion Djokovic storms into sixth Wimbledon final

Jul 12th 2019, 4:15 PM 6,626 Views 2 Comments

The world number one will face either Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal in Sunday’s decider.

# wimbledon - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Serena Williams on verge of history as she breezes into Wimbledon final
# Dominant
From The42
# Dominant

Serena Williams on verge of history as she breezes into Wimbledon final

Jul 11th 2019, 4:50 PM 7,899 Views 4 Comments

The American star is one match away from equalling Margaret Court’s Grand Slam title record.

Halep becomes first Romanian woman to reach Wimbledon final
# Sw19
From The42
# 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.

'A lifetime experience': Serena refuses to rule out future Murray pairing
# Mixed Doubles
From The42
# Mixed Doubles

'A lifetime experience': Serena refuses to rule out future Murray pairing

Jul 11th 2019, 9:09 AM 5,213 Views 2 Comments

Although their Wimbledon dream came to an end, Williams and Murray are keen to play with each other again.

# wimbledon - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Nadal sets up Federer semi-final showdown after Querrey victory
# Old Enemies
From The42
# 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.

Semi-final bound Federer makes history with 100th Wimbledon win
# Centurion
From The42
# Centurion

Semi-final bound Federer makes history with 100th Wimbledon win

Jul 10th 2019, 7:25 PM 4,432 Views 6 Comments

The Swiss was too good for Kei Nishikori, bringing up a century of singles wins at the All England Club.

No fairytale ending for Murray and Williams in Wimbledon mixed doubles
# Wimbledon
From The42
# 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
From The42
# Easy As You Like

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

Jul 10th 2019, 3:45 PM 3,148 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
# Wimbledon
From The42
# Wimbledon

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

Jul 10th 2019, 8:47 AM 13,406 Views 8 Comments

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

# wimbledon - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Andy Murray and Serena Williams through to Wimbledon last 16 with straight-set win
# Flawless Victory
From The42
# Flawless Victory

Andy Murray and Serena Williams through to Wimbledon last 16 with straight-set win

Jul 9th 2019, 8:10 PM 5,881 Views 1 Comment

The pair overcame 14th seeds Fabrice Martin and Raquel Atawo on Tuesday evening.

Williams has Court's record in sight as she powers into Wimbledon semi-final
# Sw19
From The42
# Sw19

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.

# wimbledon - Monday 8 July, 2019

Argentina World Cup winner's son makes dad 'suffer' at Wimbledon
# Heir Apparent
From The42
# Heir Apparent

Argentina World Cup winner's son makes dad 'suffer' at Wimbledon

Jul 8th 2019, 8:21 PM 15,612 Views 2 Comments

Roman Burruchaga is starting out on a career of his own – but with a tennis ball rather than a football.

Konta carries home hopes at Wimbledon after seeing off two-time champion
# Last Eight
From The42
# Last Eight

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

Jul 8th 2019, 6:30 PM 8,249 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
From The42
# 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.

World number one crashes out of Wimbledon
# Shock Exit
From The42
# Shock Exit

World number one crashes out of Wimbledon

Jul 8th 2019, 1:15 PM 9,231 Views 2 Comments

Australian Ashleigh Barty lost her fourth-round tie to Alison Riske this afternoon.

Fognini could be fined over 'bomb' outburst during Wimbledon defeat
# Sw19
From The42
# 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.

# wimbledon - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Federer hits slam landmark as he cruises into last 16 while Nadal urges patience for challengers
# Wimbledon
From The42
# Wimbledon

Federer hits slam landmark as he cruises into last 16 while Nadal urges patience for challengers

Jul 6th 2019, 10:25 PM 11,528 Views 2 Comments

There looked to be no stopping the big names in the Wimbledon men’s draw on Saturday with big markers laid down.

Wimbledon greats Serena and Murray thrill in mixed doubles opener
# First Look
From The42
# First Look

Wimbledon greats Serena and Murray thrill in mixed doubles opener

Jul 6th 2019, 9:10 PM 10,383 Views 4 Comments

The pair teamed up for the first time to good effect on Saturday, winning in Wimbledon’s mixed doubles.

Irresistible Nadal outclasses Tsonga for speedy Wimbledon progress
# Rafa
From The42
# Rafa

Irresistible Nadal outclasses Tsonga for speedy Wimbledon progress

Jul 6th 2019, 5:50 PM 4,764 Views 2 Comments

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga proved no match for Rafael Nadal, who raced into the fourth round at Wimbledon on Saturday.

Serena cruises into Wimbledon last 16 but fears 'performance anxiety' as she teams up with Murray
# Sw19
From The42
# Sw19

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

Jul 6th 2019, 3:41 PM 6,193 Views 0 Comments

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

'I hope Beyonce saw that. I'd love to go to a concert,' says Wimbledon's 15-year-old star
# Dream Come True
From The42
# Dream Come True

'I hope Beyonce saw that. I'd love to go to a concert,' says Wimbledon's 15-year-old star

Jul 6th 2019, 9:16 AM 8,967 Views 12 Comments

Cori Gauff saw off Polona Hercog with a stunning fightback on Friday evening.

# wimbledon - Friday 5 July, 2019

Dream continues for 15-year-old Gauff after epic Wimbledon comeback
# Prodigy
From The42
# Prodigy

Dream continues for 15-year-old Gauff after epic Wimbledon comeback

Jul 5th 2019, 8:13 PM 50,860 Views 12 Comments

The teenage star overcame Polona Hercog today.

'Why would I apologise?' - Kyrgios admits he deliberately hit Nadal with ball
# Bad Blood
From The42
# Bad Blood

'Why would I apologise?' - Kyrgios admits he deliberately hit Nadal with ball

Jul 5th 2019, 7:15 AM 52,512 Views 53 Comments

‘I mean, the dude has got how many slams, how much money in the bank account? I think he can take a ball to the chest, bro.’

# wimbledon - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Andy Murray makes winning comeback at Wimbledon
# Double Act
From The42
# Double Act

Andy Murray makes winning comeback at Wimbledon

Jul 4th 2019, 10:48 PM 6,400 Views 6 Comments

‘I was a little bit nervous at the start but got better as match went on,’ he said after his doubles win with Pierre-Hugues Herbert.

Nadal sees off Kyrgios in four-set grudge match, Serena Williams recovers to progress
# Thriller
From The42
# Thriller

Nadal sees off Kyrgios in four-set grudge match, Serena Williams recovers to progress

Jul 4th 2019, 8:20 PM 7,734 Views 9 Comments

Kyrgios branded the umpire a ‘disgrace’, caught out his opponent with an audacious under-arm serve…and exited Wimbledon.

Defending champion Kerber dumped out of Wimbledon in second round shock
# Down And Out
From The42
# Down And Out

Defending champion Kerber dumped out of Wimbledon in second round shock

Jul 4th 2019, 5:26 PM 4,260 Views 0 Comments

The German was beaten by American Lauren Davis at SW19.

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