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UPDATE 1-Tennis-Halep battles through to third round

Jun 27th 2014
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - French Open runner-up Simona Halep was looking forward to a match in which "both players will have nothing to lose" after she survived a torrid outing against little-known Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko on Friday.






UPDATE 9-Tennis-Wimbledon women's singles results

Jun 27th 2014
June 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Wimbledon Women's Singles matches on Friday Round 3 6-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) beat 30-Venus Williams (U.S.) 5-7 7-6(2) 7-5 Tereza Smitkova (Czech Republic) beat Bojana Jovanovski (Serbia) 4-6 7-6(5) 10-8 4-Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) beat Michelle Larcher de Brito (Portugal) 6-2 6-0 23-Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic) beat 10-Dominika Cibulkova (Slovakia) 6-4 6-2 Peng Shuai (China) beat Lauren Davis (U.S.) 0-6 6-3 6-3






WRAPUP 1-Tennis-Li toppled and Djokovic tumbles on Wimbledon's grass

Jun 27th 2014
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - Wimbledon's grass claimed its most notable victim so far when the women's world No.2 Li Na exited the tournament and the lush lawns almost did for top men's seed Novak Djokovic as he took an agonising tumble.






Tennis-Battling Hewitt bows out with head held high

Jun 27th 2014
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - Former champion Lleyton Hewitt drew on every ounce of his Wimbledon experience to battle from two sets down before succumbing 7-5 6-4 6-7(7) 4-6 6-3 in a memorable second-round tussle with big-serving Jerzy Janowicz, 10 years his junior.






Tennis-Li falls in Wimbledon third round

Jun 27th 2014
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - Chinese second seed Li Na suffered a shock third round exit at Wimbledon on Friday after going down 7-6(5) 7-6(5) to the Czech Republic's Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.






Tennis-French Open runner-up Halep battles through to third round

Jun 27th 2014
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - French Open runner-up Simona Halep survived a real test against lowly-ranked Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko to reach the Wimbledon third round for the first time on Friday.






Tennis-Wozniacki keeps her cool to beat 16-year-old Croat

Jun 27th 2014
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - Caroline Wozniacki kept her composure to end the spirited run of 16-year-old Croat Ana Konjuh 6-3 6-0 in the third round of Wimbledon on Friday.






Tennis-Wimbledon women's singles results

Jun 27th 2014
June 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Wimbledon Women's Singles matches on Friday Round 3 16-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) beat Ana Konjuh (Croatia) 6-3 6-0 Round 2 Belinda Bencic (Switzerland) beat Victoria Duval (U.S.) 6-4 7-5






Tennis-Greener days for Wimbledon groundsman after "Wimblegeddon"

Jun 27th 2014
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - Wimbledon's head groundsman Neil Stubley is relaxed and calm as he watches the cream of international tennis battle it out on his turf - a far cry from a year ago, when a spate of injuries took an extraordinary toll on players.






Tennis-Murray is one of four champions on Centre Court

Jun 27th 2014
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - Defending champion Andy Murray's match will complete a heavyweight Centre Court lineup on Friday that boasts four former Wimbledon winners and includes Venus Williams' return to the main stage.






Tennis-Federer holds all the aces as he downs Muller

Jun 26th 2014
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - If Roger Federer believes in omens, he is guaranteed to walk off with an eighth Wimbledon trophy on July 6.






WRAPUP 2-Tennis-Nadal fights off bogeyman Rosol, Serena on a roll

Jun 26th 2014
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - World number one Rafael Nadal pulled back from the abyss to reach the third round at Wimbledon on Thursday just when it looked as though bogeyman Lukas Rosol had returned to haunt him.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Canadians impress but remain divided on Wimbledon's grass

Jun 26th 2014
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - A few of the past Wimbledon champions watching this year's tournament would disagree, but big-serving Canadian Milos Raonic reckons grass courts do not allow for great tennis.






Tennis-Wimbledon order of play on Friday

Jun 26th 2014
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - Order of play on the main show courts on the fifth day of the Wimbledon championships on Friday (all matches third round, prefix numbers denote seedings): Centre Court (play starts at 1200 GMT) 1-Novak Djokovic (Serbia) v Gilles Simon (France) 6-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) v 30-Venus Williams (U.S.) 3-Andy Murray (Britain) v 27-Roberto Bautista Agut (Spain) Court One 2-Li Na (China) v Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (Czech Republic) 11-Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgar






Tennis-Kyrgios announces himself as Australian standard bearer

Jun 26th 2014
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - The support was familiar but the face was not as teenager Nick Kyrgios ushered in a new era for Australian tennis on the lush grass of Wimbledon with an epic five-set triumph against 13th seed Richard Gasquet.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Swiss miss unable to solve a problem like Maria

Jun 26th 2014
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - There is a steely look about Maria Sharapova as she talks about focus, concentration and looking to the future, not the past.






Tennis-Federer has all the aces to flatten Muller

Jun 26th 2014
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - Sharp-shooter Roger Federer fired down 25 aces as he flattened Luxembourg's Gilles Muller 6-3 7-5 6-3 under a closed Centre Court roof on Thursday to reach the third round of Wimbledon.






UPDATE 13-Tennis-Wimbledon men's singles round 2 results

Jun 26th 2014
June 26 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Wimbledon Men's Singles Round 2 matches on Thursday 4-Roger Federer (Switzerland) beat Gilles Muller (Luxembourg) 6-3 7-5 6-3 9-John Isner (U.S.) beat Jarkko Nieminen (Finland) 7-6(17) 7-6(3) 7-5 Denis Istomin (Uzbekistan) beat Julian Reister (Germany) 7-6(7) 6-4 6-4 5-Stanislas Wawrinka (Switzerland) beat Lu Yen-Hsun (Taiwan) 7-6(6) 6-3 3-6 7-5 14-Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (France) beat Sam Quer






UPDATE 13-Tennis-Wimbledon women's singles round 2 results

Jun 26th 2014
June 26 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Wimbledon Women's Singles Round 2 matches on Thursday Madison Keys (U.S.) beat 31-Klara Koukalova (Czech Republic) 7-5 6-7(3) 6-2 Vera Zvonareva (Russia) beat Donna Vekic (Croatia) 6-4 6-4 5-Maria Sharapova (Russia) beat Timea Bacsinszky (Switzerland) 6-2 6-1 9-Angelique Kerber (Germany) beat Heather Watson (Britain) 6-2 5-7 6-1 13-Eugenie Bouchard (Canada) beat Silvia Soler Espinosa (Spain) 7-5 6-1






Tennis-Ruthless Sharapova continues smooth progress

Jun 26th 2014
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova put in a business-like performance to cast aside qualifier Timea Bacsinszky 6-2 6-1 in only an hour on her way to the third round at Wimbledon.