2019 Wimbledon

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India at Wimbledon 2019: Prajnesh Gunneswaran faces massive task from get go; consistency concerns for doubles specialists
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India at Wimbledon 2019: Prajnesh Gunneswaran faces massive task from get go; consistency concerns for doubles specialists

India have a solitary representative in Prajnesh Gunneswaran at Wimbledon 2019. The doubles draw, however, sees five players flying the tricolour.

Roger Federer was 'great draw' on 1999 Wimbledon debut, says his first-ever opponent Jiri Novak
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Roger Federer was 'great draw' on 1999 Wimbledon debut, says his first-ever opponent Jiri Novak

Roger Federer made his Wimbledon debut in 1999 with a first round defeat 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, 3-6, 4-6 against Jiri Novak. He was the junior number one in the year and 103rd in ATP rankings coming into the grass court major.

Wimbledon 2019: 'Don't care' Nick Kyrgios is once again box office stuff
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Wimbledon 2019: 'Don't care' Nick Kyrgios is once again box office stuff

Nick Kyrgios is a controversial figure and it has been seen time and again at tournaments around the calendar. Yet, his outbursts make him box office stuff.

Wimbledon 2019: Why Rafael Nadal's gripe with organisers' special seeding formula over ATP Rankings makes sense
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Wimbledon 2019: Why Rafael Nadal's gripe with organisers' special seeding formula over ATP Rankings makes sense

Wimbledon seeding system and calculator is archaic and unfair to modern tennis players. Rafael Nadal has been seeded third and could face stiffer draw than had he been seeded second.

Wimbledon 2019: Lack of grass courts in Belgrade not a problem for four-time champion Novak Djokovic
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Wimbledon 2019: Lack of grass courts in Belgrade not a problem for four-time champion Novak Djokovic

Four-time Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic trained at a hardcourt complex in Belgrade with compatriot Viktor Troicki to kickstart his preparation for Wimbledon.

Wimbledon 2019: Refreshed Angelique Kerber relishing emotional return to SW19's grass
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Wimbledon 2019: Refreshed Angelique Kerber relishing emotional return to SW19's grass

Angelique Kerber admits grass is her preferred surface over clay and comes to the All England Club as the defending champion when the major gets underway on 1 July.

Wimbledon 2019: Stefanos Tsitsipas aims to end domination of 'Big Three', says younger players must break hegemony at upcoming Grand Slam
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Wimbledon 2019: Stefanos Tsitsipas aims to end domination of 'Big Three', says younger players must break hegemony at upcoming Grand Slam

Younger players must take responsibility and break the hegemony at Wimbledon to ensure there is a new champion this year, Greek world number six Stefanos Tsitsipas has said.

Mallorca Open 2019: Maria Sharapova expects good results at Wimbledon warm-up after five-month absence from tour
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Mallorca Open 2019: Maria Sharapova expects good results at Wimbledon warm-up after five-month absence from tour

Maria Sharapova has not played since withdrawing from the St Petersburg event in January to have surgery for a long-standing shoulder injury.

Halle Open 2019: Roland Garros runner-up Dominic Thiem pulls out of Wimbledon warm-up tournament due to fatigue
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Halle Open 2019: Roland Garros runner-up Dominic Thiem pulls out of Wimbledon warm-up tournament due to fatigue

French Open losing finalist Dominic Thiem has pulled out of next week's grass-court tournament in Halle due to fatigue, organisers announced on Friday.

Birmingham Classic: Petra Kvitova withdraws from warm-up tournament due to arm injury ahead of grass-court season
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Birmingham Classic: Petra Kvitova withdraws from warm-up tournament due to arm injury ahead of grass-court season

Two-times defending champion Petra Kvitova has withdrawn from next week’s Birmingham Classic as she continues to recover from arm injury that forced her to miss the French Open, Britain’s Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) said on Wednesday.