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Wimbledon 2019: Roger Federer says 'the stars have aligned' in his bid to become oldest Grand Slam winner
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Wimbledon 2019: Roger Federer says 'the stars have aligned' in his bid to become oldest Grand Slam winner

Roger Federer will aim to break two records, of being the oldest man to win a slam and of winning a record-extending 21st slam when he takes on Djokovic

Wimbledon 2019: No trouble for Novak Djokovic against Roberto Bautista Agut in warm-up act for 'Fedal'
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Wimbledon 2019: No trouble for Novak Djokovic against Roberto Bautista Agut in warm-up act for 'Fedal'

Novak Djokovic did produce something close to his best in the fourth set, and Bautista Agut folded quickly. After the highs of the third set the match petered out into a canter for Djokovic down the home stretch; by the end of the match he was looking like his flawless self from the first set again.

Wimbledon 2019: Barbora Strycova beats Johanna Konta in straight sets to reach first Grand Slam semi-final
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Wimbledon 2019: Barbora Strycova beats Johanna Konta in straight sets to reach first Grand Slam semi-final

Barbora Strycova reached her first Grand Slam semifinal by beating Johanna Konta 7-6 (5), 6-1 on Centre Court. Strycova trailed 4-1 in the first set but broke back for 4-3 and clinched the tiebreaker when Konta netted a forehand.

Wimbledon 2019: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal mark 11th anniversary of the greatest match ever with distinct Centre Court gems
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Wimbledon 2019: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal mark 11th anniversary of the greatest match ever with distinct Centre Court gems

Federer and Nadal are on a collision course earlier than normal this Wimbledon; they are projected to meet in the semi-finals. Will we see their brilliance on display at the same time in that match? Will there be a repeat of that 2008 final, with each of them bringing out their absolute best for close to five hours?

Wimbledon 2019: Anastasia Potapova loses to Petra Martic on Court 16, but she’s likely to feature on Centre Court in future
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Wimbledon 2019: Anastasia Potapova loses to Petra Martic on Court 16, but she’s likely to feature on Centre Court in future

You get the feeling Potapova feature on Centre Court in the future; she just needs to dial down her aggression long enough for her obvious talent to shine through.

Wimbledon 2018: Jelena Ostapenko, Daria Kasatkina end with contrasting results but enthrall fans with their natural game
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Wimbledon 2018: Jelena Ostapenko, Daria Kasatkina end with contrasting results but enthrall fans with their natural game

The ladies' quarter-final day saw two players — Jelena Ostapenko and Daria Kasatkina — who always play with a unique sweeping style that can lead the spectators into gasps and astonishment.

Wimbledon 2018: Rafael Nadal cruises into fourth round with straight sets win over Alex de Minaur
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Wimbledon 2018: Rafael Nadal cruises into fourth round with straight sets win over Alex de Minaur

The 19-year-old Alicante-based Australian played his part in an entertaining duel as he chased after everything Rafael Nadal could throw at him but the world number one stuck to his own game plan to chalk up his third successive straight-sets win.

Wimbledon 2018: Gael Monfils powers to his maiden fourth round appearance after defeating Sam Querrey
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Wimbledon 2018: Gael Monfils powers to his maiden fourth round appearance after defeating Sam Querrey

Unseeded Frenchman Gael Monfils tamed the power of American Sam Querrey to reach the Wimbledon fourth round for the first time

Wimbledon 2018: Rafael Nadal cruises past Kazakhstan’s Mikhail Kukushkin to enter third round
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Wimbledon 2018: Rafael Nadal cruises past Kazakhstan’s Mikhail Kukushkin to enter third round

Rafael Nadal, 32, never quite got to grips with the unorthodox Kazakh’s low, skidding shots and faced 13 break points in an entertaining Centre Court contest.

French Open 2018: Roland Garros overhaul in full swing as organisers aim to build retractable roof by 2020
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French Open 2018: Roland Garros overhaul in full swing as organisers aim to build retractable roof by 2020

Legal challenges have pushed the promised overhaul of Roland Garros back to 2020 but construction is finally well underway.

Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer wins record 8th title as Marin Cilic's bid ends in tears
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Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer wins record 8th title as Marin Cilic's bid ends in tears

Roger Federer claimed his 19th Grand Slam title and at 35 is Wimbledon's oldest men's winner of the modern era, succeeding Arthur Ashe, who was almost 32 when he won in 1976.

Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer overjoyed at 'magical' 8th title after not dropping a set in tournament
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Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer overjoyed at 'magical' 8th title after not dropping a set in tournament

Roger Federer crushed injury-hit Marin Cilic to move past Pete Sampras and William Renshaw into sole possession of first place on the list of male Wimbledon champions.

Wimbledon 2017: Garbine Muguruza hopes title win leads to more Grand Slam glory
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Wimbledon 2017: Garbine Muguruza hopes title win leads to more Grand Slam glory

Garbine Muguruza immediately turned her thoughts to the future, hoping her triumph will be a launchpad for more majors rather than a one-way ticket into the abyss.

Wimbledon 2017: Venus Williams vows to make amends after bittersweet end to tournament
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Wimbledon 2017: Venus Williams vows to make amends after bittersweet end to tournament

Venus Williams failed in her bid to become the oldest Grand Slam champion in the Open era as the American star lost to Garbine Muguruza in Saturday's title match.

Wimbledon 2017: Garbine Muguruza says it felt 'incredible' to beat idol Venus Williams to win title
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Wimbledon 2017: Garbine Muguruza says it felt 'incredible' to beat idol Venus Williams to win title

Garbine Muguruz claimed a 7-5, 6-0 win over the 37-year-old five-time champion after saving two set points in the opener.

Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer surprised by his own resurgence as Grand Slam history beckons
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Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer surprised by his own resurgence as Grand Slam history beckons

Roger Federer can win a record eighth Wimbledon title and become the tournament's oldest champion if he defeats Marin Cilic in Sunday's final at the All England Club.

Wimbledon 2017: Venus Williams faces Garbine Muguruza in bid for sixth title at All England Club
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Wimbledon 2017: Venus Williams faces Garbine Muguruza in bid for sixth title at All England Club

The 37-year-old Venus Williams hopes to become both the oldest Wimbledon and major winner since the Open era began in 1968.

Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer can match my longevity, says Australian legend Ken Rosewall
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Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer can match my longevity, says Australian legend Ken Rosewall

Ken Rosewall has retained the title of the oldest men's grand slam champion in the professional era for 45 years after lifting the 1972 Australian Open trophy at the age of 37.

Wimbledon 2017: Rafael Nadal insists this is not end of the road despite loss to Gilles Muller
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Wimbledon 2017: Rafael Nadal insists this is not end of the road despite loss to Gilles Muller

Nadal said, "I never said I am not going to come back. I want to come back because I want to play more times in the Centre Court," after his fourth round loss to Gilles Muller

Wimbledon 2017: Magdalena Rybarikova believes men's tennis is 'more enjoyable' and 'deserves' top courts
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Wimbledon 2017: Magdalena Rybarikova believes men's tennis is 'more enjoyable' and 'deserves' top courts

Rybarikova carved out a 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 win over Croatian qualifier Petra Martic as the World No 87 set-up a last-eight duel against Coco Vandeweghe of the United States.