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Tennis-Order of play for Wimbledon on Wednesday

Jul 7th 2015
LONDON, July 7 (Reuters) - Singles order of play on the showcourts at the Wimbledon Championships on Wednesday (play begins at 1200 GMT unless stated).








UPDATE 1-Tennis-Screaming Djokovic pulls off the great escape

Jul 7th 2015
LONDON, July 7 (Reuters) - Top seed and reigning champion Novak Djokovic pulled off a great escape at Wimbledon in beating South African Kevin Anderson on Tuesday after five tense sets to reach his 25th successive grand slam quarter-final.








Tennis-Sharapova advances after stiff test from Vandeweghe

Jul 7th 2015
LONDON, July 7 (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova made it a remarkable 20 victories from 23 grand slam quarter-finals but was pushed all the way at Wimbledon on Tuesday by feisty American Coco Vandeweghe before emerging a 6-3 6-7(3) 6-2 winner.








Tennis-Muguruza finds her grasscourt groove to reach Wimbledon semi

Jul 7th 2015
LONDON, July 7 (Reuters) - Garbine Muguruza's new-found love-affair with grass blossomed further on Tuesday as she became the first Spanish woman in 18 years to reach the Wimbledon semi-finals with a 7-5 6-3 win over Timea Bacsinszky.








Tennis-Djokovic pulls off the great escape against Anderson

Jul 7th 2015
LONDON, July 7 (Reuters) - Top seed and reigning champion Novak Djokovic pulled off the great escape at Wimbledon in beating South African Kevin Anderson 6-7(6) 6-7(6) 6-1 6-4 7-5 on Tuesday to reach his 25th successive grand slam quarter-final.








Tennis-Wimbledon men's singles round 4 result

Jul 7th 2015
July 7 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the Wimbledon Men's Singles Round 4 on Tuesday 1-Novak Djokovic (Serbia) beat 14-Kevin Anderson (South Africa) 6-7(6) 6-7(6) 6-1 6-4 7-5








REFILE-UPDATE 1-Tennis-Ferrer a surprise inclusion for Russia tie

Jul 7th 2015
BARCELONA, July 7 (Reuters) - Spain's new Davis Cup captain Conchita Martinez sprung a surprise on Tuesday by naming world number seven David Ferrer in her team for next week's Group I tie away to Russia.








Tennis-France picks Mahut over Monfils for GB Davis Cup clash

Jul 7th 2015
PARIS, July 7 (Reuters) - France have left Gael Monfils out of their team to play Great Britain in the Davis Cup next week, preferring lower-ranked Nicolas Mahut for his grasscourt and doubles skills - as predicted by Monfils himself.








Tennis-Ferrer a surprise inclusion in Spain team for Russia tie

Jul 7th 2015
BARCELONA, July 7 (Reuters) - Spain's new Davis Cup captain Conchita Martinez sprung a surprise on Tuesday by naming world number seven David Ferrer in her team for next week's Group I tie away to Russia.








UPDATE 2-Tennis-Kyrgios slams 'racist' Olympic great Fraser

Jul 7th 2015
SYDNEY, July 7 (Reuters) - Nick Kyrgios has accused Olympic great Dawn Fraser of being a "blatant racist" after she said tennis players should "go back to where their parents came from" if they did not set a better example to Australian youth.








Tennis-Dimitrov splits with coach Rasheed

Jul 7th 2015
MELBOURNE, July 7 (Reuters) - World number 11 Grigor Dimitrov has split with coach Roger Rasheed, days after his disappointing third-round exit from Wimbledon.








Tennis-Order of play for Wimbledon on Tuesday

Jul 6th 2015
LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) - Singles order of play at the Wimbledon Championships on Tuesday (play begins at 1200 GMT)








RPT-WRAPUP 1-Tennis-Djokovic recovers as match suspended, Serena wins

Jul 6th 2015
LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) - After three hours and two minutes of combat, Novak Djokovic and Kevin Anderson were forced off court in the twilight with their last 16 clash tantalisingly poised at two sets all and their Wimbledon audience begging for more.








UPDATE 1-Tennis-Serene Federer in seventh heaven at Wimbledon

Jul 6th 2015
LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) - It was a case of 7-7-7 for Roger Federer at Wimbledon on Monday as he fired down seven aces, won seven games on the trot and sat through a seven-minute injury timeout in an otherwise serene 6-2 6-2 6-3 win over Roberto Bautista Agut.








UPDATE 1-Tennis-Bad light stops Djokovic after epic fightback

Jul 6th 2015
LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) - Holder and top seed Novak Djokovic suffered an almighty scare against South African giant Kevin Anderson before bad light halted play with the score tied at two sets all in their fourth round match at Wimbledon on Monday.








Tennis-Bad light stops Djokovic after epic fightback

Jul 6th 2015
LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) - Holder and top seed Novak Djokovic suffered an almighty scare against South African giant Kevin Anderson before bad light halted play with the score tied at two sets all in their fourth round match at Wimbledon on Monday.








UPDATE 1-Tennis-Wimbledon all the quieter as Kyrgios bows out

Jul 6th 2015
LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) - To the disappointment of those bemoaning a lack of "characters" at Wimbledon, Nick Kyrgios was beaten in four sets by Richard Gasquet on Monday, bowing out of the tournament with his usual mix of brilliance and belligerence.








Tennis-Reporter asks beaten Berdych how it felt to go through

Jul 6th 2015
LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) - Tomas Berdych was not in the best of moods after losing to Frenchman Gilles Simon at Wimbledon on Monday so the journalist who asked him whether he was looking forward to his quarter-final was playing with fire.








UPDATE 1-Tennis-Evidence mounting that Wawrinka belongs to elite

Jul 6th 2015
LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) - Stanislas Wawrinka still refuses to talk about himself as a member of tennis's elite but the evidence in favour of that argument is becoming increasingly hard to ignore.








Tennis-No stopping Federer as he glides into quarters

Jul 6th 2015
LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) - Roger Federer's pursuit of an 18th grand slam title gathered momentum at Wimbledon on Monday as the Swiss reached his 45th major quarter-final with a serene 6-2 6-2 6-3 victory over Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut.