Wimbledon 2018

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Former Wimbledon semi-finalist Julia Goerges announces retirement from tennis aged 31
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Former Wimbledon semi-finalist Julia Goerges announces retirement from tennis aged 31

Goerges reached her highest ranking of ninth in the world in 2018 and was ranked 45th at her retirement. Her most recent match was a second-round loss to fellow German Laura Siegemund at the French Open.

Novak Djokovic's orchestrates impressive return to World No 1 spot after undergoing elbow surgery in January
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Novak Djokovic's orchestrates impressive return to World No 1 spot after undergoing elbow surgery in January

Novak Djokovic has pulled off an incredible comeback to the world no 1 ranking in tennis, just a few months after being sidelined through injury and reaching his lowest ranking in over a decade.

Banned tennis player Peng Shuai denies forcing doubles partner to withdraw from Wimbledon 2018
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Banned tennis player Peng Shuai denies forcing doubles partner to withdraw from Wimbledon 2018

Peng Shuai has denied wrongdoing and vowed to return to tennis after the Chinese star was banned for six months and fined $10,000 for attempting to force her doubles partner to withdraw from Wimbledon.

Rogers Cup: Serena Williams, Angelique Kerber prepare for possible Wimbledon rematch, Simona Halep handed difficult draw
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Rogers Cup: Serena Williams, Angelique Kerber prepare for possible Wimbledon rematch, Simona Halep handed difficult draw

Serena Williams will have a chance to play Angelique Kerber in the Rogers Cup in Montreal if she can beat Alize Cornet, who she has struggled against in the past.

Atlanta Open: American John Isner beats Ryan Harrison to win fifth tournament title, to be ranked World No 9 in new rankings
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Atlanta Open: American John Isner beats Ryan Harrison to win fifth tournament title, to be ranked World No 9 in new rankings

John Isner came back from a set down to win the Atlanta Open for the second year in a row and the fifth time overall by beating fellow American Ryan Harrison.

Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson's marathon matches suggest Grand Slams must alter traditions for pragmatism's sake
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Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson's marathon matches suggest Grand Slams must alter traditions for pragmatism's sake

The debate over fifth set tie-breaks has raged on at Wimbledon since Friday, when the semi-final between Kevin Anderson and John Isner went on for six hours and 36 minutes, the final set finishing at 26-24.

Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams experience boost in rankings after SW19 exploits
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Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams experience boost in rankings after SW19 exploits

Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams have both made considerable advances in the ATP rankings after their performances at Wimbledon. Both players slipped down the rankings table following lengthy absences from the sport.

Wimbledon 2018: Despite lack of tennis idols in South Africa, Kevin Anderson scripts success story many can only dream of
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Wimbledon 2018: Despite lack of tennis idols in South Africa, Kevin Anderson scripts success story many can only dream of

While so many tennis players who go into the collegiate system take to coaching, or finish with middling, inconsistent results, Kevin Anderson has scripted a success story many can only dream of.

Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic provides glimpse of old irrepressibility in his unlikeliest Grand Slam title triumph
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Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic provides glimpse of old irrepressibility in his unlikeliest Grand Slam title triumph

The men's singles final at Wimbledon wasn’t epic, but Novak Djokovic’s turbulent ride towards it sure was.

Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic sets aside ordinary season with clinical three-set win over Kevin Anderson
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Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic sets aside ordinary season with clinical three-set win over Kevin Anderson

Djokovic has 13 Slam titles, just one behind Pete Sampras and four back from Rafael Nadal, who he defeated in a five-set, 5-hour 15-minute semi-final.

Your comeback is inspirational: Twitter reacts as Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson to win third Wimbledon title
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Your comeback is inspirational: Twitter reacts as Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson to win third Wimbledon title

Novak Djokovic beat Kevin Anderson in straight sets to win the Wimbledon men's singles title. Here's how twitter reacted to the Serbian's 13th Grand Slam title win.

Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson in Wimbledon final to claim 13th career Grand Slam title
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Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson in Wimbledon final to claim 13th career Grand Slam title

Novak Djokovic won the Wimbledon men's singles final to claim his third title at the Championships and his 13th overall Grand Slam title. Djokovic's victory came after months spent recovering from injuries.

Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson in straight sets to win fourth title at SW19
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Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson in straight sets to win fourth title at SW19

Novak Djokovic added the 2018 Wimbledon title to his wins in 2011, 2014 and 2015 as he became the lowest-ranked champion since Goran Ivanisevic in 2001.

Wimbledon 2018: Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova win second successive doubles Grand Slam title
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Wimbledon 2018: Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova win second successive doubles Grand Slam title

Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova won their second successive Grand Slam title with a win over Kveta Peschke and Nicole Melichar.

Highlights, Wimbledon 2018, men's singles final: Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson to win fourth title at SW19
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Highlights, Wimbledon 2018, men's singles final: Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson to win fourth title at SW19

Catch all the latest updates from the 2018 Wimbledon men's singles final between Kevin Anderson and Novak Djokovic.

Wimbledon 2018: Mike Bryan teams up with Jack Sock in brother Bob's absence, wins record 17th Grand Slam men's doubles title
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Wimbledon 2018: Mike Bryan teams up with Jack Sock in brother Bob's absence, wins record 17th Grand Slam men's doubles title

Mike Bryan teamed with Jack Sock for only their second tournament together, and the American duo edged Raven Klaasen of South Africa and Michael Venus in the final.

Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber's counter-punching game has become key to great match-ups in women's tennis
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Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber's counter-punching game has become key to great match-ups in women's tennis

A player like Angelique Kerber, without glaringly weaknesses in her game, can counter all kinds of players. Kerber now has three Grand Slams and could double that statistic in the future.

Wimbledon 2018: I feared Serena Williams could have died due to complications following childbirth, says husband Alexis Ohanian
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Wimbledon 2018: I feared Serena Williams could have died due to complications following childbirth, says husband Alexis Ohanian

Alexis Ohanian saluted the wife Serena Williams for battling back from life-saving surgery to get within touching distance of an eighth Wimbledon title.

Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic admits he had doubts over his future during recent loss of form
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Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic admits he had doubts over his future during recent loss of form

Novak Djokovic is the overwhelming favourite to secure a fourth Wimbledon title on Sunday but he admits he feared his best days were behind him when his career nose-dived over the last year.

Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber says 2017 slump inspired her to victory over Serena Williams in women's singles final
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Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber says 2017 slump inspired her to victory over Serena Williams in women's singles final

Angelique Kerber became the first German woman to win Wimbledon for 22 years on Saturday but insisted the seeds of her shock triumph over Serena Williams were sown during a miserable 2017 season.