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Wimbledon asks players, spectators to beware of excessive heat Jun 30, 6:27 pm
London, June 30 (ANI): The All England Lawn Tennis Club has issued heat warnings to spectators and players, asking them to take measures to combat temperatures which are expected to easily exceed 30 Celsius today.
Hewitt knocked out in final appearance at Wimbledon Jun 29, 11:07 pm
London, June 29 (ANI): Former Wimbledon champion Lleyton Hewitt faced a shocking defeat in a thrilling five-set encounter against Jarkko Nieminen in the first round of his final appearance at the tournament.
Serena Williams eases into second round at Wimbledon Jun 29, 10:45 pm
London, June 29 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams began her 2015 Wimbledon campaign with a 6-4, 6-1 victory over Russian qualifier Margarita Gasparyan, recovering from a slow start to ease into the second round.
Wimbledon 2015: Sharapova knocks out Johanna Konta Jun 29, 10:33 pm
London, June 29 (ANI): Fourth seed Maria Sharapova on Monday prevented Great Britain's Johanna Konta from repeating her Eastbourne heroics as she defeated the latter in straight sets on the opening day of the Wimbledon Championships.
Wimbledon 2015: Djokovic beats Kohlschreiber to enter second round Jun 29, 10:11 pm
London, June 29 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic has entered the second round of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships after beating Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber in the opening match at the Centre court.
Now sip English wine at Wimbledon Jun 29, 4:53 pm
London, June 29 (ANI): Fans will now relish the Wimbledon Championships more as English wine will be served along with strawberries for the first time in the glorious 138 years history of the mega event.
London, June 29 (ANI): Fans of Wimbledon 2015 have set a new opening day queuing record by camping for almost 54 hours to buy tickets for the games.
Djokovic, Serena set to dazzle as Wimbledon begins Jun 29, 9:27 am
London, June 29 (ANI): Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams are all geared up to stir conversations in southwest London as they will take on their respective challengers in the opening round of Wimbledon, which starts today.
David Ferrer pulls out of Wimbledon due to elbow injury Jun 28, 7:23 pm
London, June 28 (ANI): World number eight David Ferrer has pulled out of the upcoming Wimbledon Championships due to an elbow injury.
Federer 'perfectly primed' for Wimbledon challenge Jun 27, 11:00 pm
Johannesburg, June 27 (ANI): 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer believes that he is better prepared than ever to claim another title at Wimbledon, which starts on Monday.
New York, June 27 (ANI): Tennis stars seem to be gearing up before hitting Wimbledon as Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova and Ana Ivanovic were recently spotted toasting one another at the roof gardens in Kensington.
Djokovic, Serena named top seeds for Wimbledon Jun 24, 5:27 pm
Johannesburg, June 24 (ANI): Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams have been named as top seeds for Wimbledon while 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal is seeded 10th in wake of his recent struggles with form.
Kvitova withdraws from Wimbledon warm-up event with illness Jun 23, 10:51 am
London, June 23 (ANI): Two-time grand slam champion Petra Kvitova has pulled out of Eastbourne grass-court tournament because of illness, thus hampering her preparations for the defence of her Wimbledon's title starting from next week.
Mourinho shed tears post Murray's Wimbledon triumph in 2013 Jun 22, 8:13 pm
Johannesburg, June 22(ANI): Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has revealed that he shed tears of joy after Andy Murray won the Wimbledon's title in 2013.
Johannesburg, June 22 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray believes he is in better position now than he was when he won the Wimbledon title in 2013.
Murray aspires to learn from Jose Mourinho's success Jun 21, 3:18 pm
Johannesburg, June 21 (ANI): World number three Andy Murray, who is preparing for the upcoming Wimbledon tournament, has said that he wants to learn from Chelsea Manager Jose Mourinho's success.
Murray relying on yoghurt, treacle for Wimbledon Jun 19, 1:43 pm
London, June 19 (ANI): World number three Andy Murray, who is enjoying his long stay at home, has been relying on fresh yoghurt and treacle, as he prepares for Wimbledon.
Murray backs change in 'wildcard entries' to Wimbledon Jun 18, 2:07 pm
Johannesburg, June 18 (ANI): British ace Andy Murray has supported the Lawn Tennis Association's (LTA) decision to amend criteria for awarding wildcard entries to Wimbledon.
Nadal feeling 'mentally confident' ahead of Wimbledon Jun 18, 12:28 pm
Johannesburg, June 18 (ANI): Rafael Nadal, who suffered a shock defeat after being knocked out in the first round of the Queen's tournament, insists that he is feeling confident and his loss would not hamper his chances at Wimbledon's.
London, June 16 (ANI): French Open champion Stan Wawrinka started his grass-court season with a comfortable straight-sets win over his Australian opponent Nick Kyrgios at Queen's Club on Tuesday.
Federer survives scare to enter Round 2 at Gerry Weber Open Jun 16, 9:20 am
London, June 16 (ANI): Seven-time champion Roger Federer survived a major scare, as he recovered from 5-3 down to beat Philipp Kohlschreiber 7-6 (10-8) 3-6 7-6 (7-5) at the Gerry Weber Open, which is viewed as a warm-up event for the Wimbledon Grand Slam.
Federer seeks 'perfect preparation' in Halle ahead of Wimbledon Jun 15, 8:13 pm
Johannesburg, June 15 (ANI): Roger Federer is all geared up to defend his Wimbledon tune-up title in Halle on Monday while admitting that he is still surprised by his staggering success on grass-court.
Tennis legend Boris Becker to seek British citizenship Jun 11, 3:32 pm
London, June 11 (ANI): Former six-time Grand Slam champion Boris Becker has revealed that he will apply for British citizenship at some point in future after enjoying stay at Wimbledon for the last couple of years.
Paes-Klassen split 'officially' ahead of Wimbledon Jun 10, 12:02 pm
Johannesburg, June 10 (ANI): Indian tennis star Leander Paes and his South African doubles partner Raven Klassen have officially parted ways ahead of the Wimbledon grass-court Grand Slam event.
Nadal shifts focus to grass post French Open loss Jun 9, 4:27 pm
Johannesburg, June 9 (ANI): 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal has shrugged off his premature French Open defeat to turn his complete focus to grass-court season ahead of Wimbledon.
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