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  • Cocktail of talent helps Muguruza reach semis
    Cocktail of talent helps Muguruza reach semis Reuters - 8 hours ago

    By Pritha Sarkar LONDON (Reuters) - A little bit of the Williams sisters' power combined with Maria Sharapova's mental strength and blended in with Martina Hingis' tactical nous -- that heady mix of talent made Garbine Muguruza into the "perfect … More »

  • Wimbledon's famous strawberries now come...as mush
    Wimbledon's famous strawberries now come...as mush Reuters - 11 hours ago

    By Michael Roddy LONDON (Reuters) - There's a new way to ingest strawberries at Wimbledon this year but the public isn't invited and the famous berries from the nearby English county of Kent aren't eaten with a spoon and don't come with cream … More »

  • Ferrer a surprise inclusion for Russia tie Reuters - 16 hours ago

    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. Ferrer was not expected to make himself available for the July 17-19 … More »

  • Nick Kyrgios slams 'racist' Olympic great Dawn Fraser
    Nick Kyrgios slams 'racist' Olympic great Dawn Fraser Reuters - 17 hours ago

    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. The former champion swimmer, … More »

  • Kyrgios slams 'racist' Olympic great Fraser
    Kyrgios slams 'racist' Olympic great Fraser Reuters - 21 hours ago

    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. The former champion swimmer, … More »

  • Tennis-Bad light stops Djokovic after epic fightback
    Tennis-Bad light stops Djokovic after epic fightback Reuters - Tue, Jul 7, 2015 5:23 AM SGT

    By Alan Baldwin LONDON (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 … More »

  • Evidence mounting that Wawrinka belongs to elite
    Evidence mounting that Wawrinka belongs to elite Reuters - Tue, Jul 7, 2015 4:01 AM SGT

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (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. On Monday the barrel-chested Swiss … More »

  • Murray through as giant-serving Ivo comes unstuck
    Murray through as giant-serving Ivo comes unstuck Reuters - Tue, Jul 7, 2015 2:20 AM SGT

    By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) - Like the archetypal outlaw in a Western, Ivo Karlovic sprayed bullets around Centre Court before being driven out of Wimbledon to raucous cheers as local hero Andy Murray reached the quarter-finals on Monday. … More »

  • Wimbledon rolls out the creche carpet for player families Reuters - Tue, Jul 7, 2015 12:07 AM SGT

    By Michael Roddy LONDON (Reuters) - Bob Bryan, who along with his twin brother Mike makes up the world's top-ranked doubles team, hates being separated from his young family during long tournaments so finds the creche at Wimbledon a godsend. "One … More »

  • CoCo and Keys make it three Americans in last eight
    CoCo and Keys make it three Americans in last eight Reuters - Tue, Jul 7, 2015 12:06 AM SGT

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Coco Vandeweghe and Madison Keys proved that when it comes to American tennis there is life beyond the Williams sisters as both reached the quarter-finals at Wimbledon on Monday. As 33-year-old Serena was … More »

  • Serena cruises by Venus to reach quarterfinals at Wimbledon
    Serena cruises by Venus to reach quarterfinals at Wimbledon Busted Racquet - Mon, Jul 6, 2015 10:15 PM SGT

    Serena Williams is one of three American women to reach the quarterfinals at Wimbledon. … More »

  • Singapore-bound Serena becomes earliest Finals qualifier
    Singapore-bound Serena becomes earliest Finals qualifier Reuters - Mon, Jul 6, 2015 4:24 PM SGT

    (Reuters) - World number one Serena Williams added yet another record to her glittering tennis resume by becoming the earliest qualifier for the end-of-season WTA Finals. The Australian and French Open champion, who is bidding for a rare calendar … More »

  • Kyrgios says will play Davis Cup for Australia Reuters - Mon, Jul 6, 2015 4:22 PM SGT

    Australian world number 29 Nick Kyrgios will definitely play in the Davis Cup quarter-final against Kazakhstan in Darwin later this month, if selected. Kyrgios made the statement on his Facebook page after Bernard Tomic suggested the 20-year-old … More »

  • Martinez to take over as Spain Davis Cup captain Reuters - Mon, Jul 6, 2015 4:34 AM SGT

    Conchita Martinez will take over as Spain's Davis Cup captain for the Group I tie away to Russia in two weeks following Friday's dismissal of Gala Leon, the Spanish tennis federation (RFET) said on Sunday. A former Wimbledon champion who turned to … More »

  • Martinez to take over as Spain Davis Cup captain - reports Reuters - Mon, Jul 6, 2015 1:38 AM SGT

    Conchita Martinez will take over as Spain's Davis Cup captain for the Group I tie away to Russia in two weeks following Friday's dismissal of Gala Leon, Spanish media reported on Sunday. A former Wimbledon champion who turned to coaching after she … More »

  • Wimbledon? It's elementary dear Watson
    Wimbledon? It's elementary dear Watson Reuters - Mon, Jul 6, 2015 12:34 AM SGT

    Deep in the bowels of the All England Club, an army of employees from one of the world's technology giants are teaching a computer named Watson to master tennis. Seven-times Wimbledon champion Roger Federer can relax though. Watson is a cognitive … More »

  • Upsets unlikely as big guns set for Wimbledon last 16
    Upsets unlikely as big guns set for Wimbledon last 16 Reuters - Sun, Jul 5, 2015 8:46 PM SGT

    By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal may have left the stage but the smooth progress into Wimbledon's second week of the remaining members of tennis's established powerbase suggests further upsets are unlikely in the men's last 16 on Monday. … More »

  • Williamses renew rivalry as little sister eyes Serena Slam
    Williamses renew rivalry as little sister eyes Serena Slam Reuters - Sun, Jul 5, 2015 8:31 PM SGT

    By Pritha Sarkar LONDON (Reuters) - With her heart racing as she stood two points from defeat in her third round match at Wimbledon, Serena Williams looked in serious danger of missing out on a 26th on-court date with older sister Venus. For a … More »

  • Federer still not happy with Hawkeye
    Federer still not happy with Hawkeye Reuters - Sun, Jul 5, 2015 11:54 AM SGT

    By Pritha Sarkar LONDON (Reuters) - If it is so dark that Hawkeye stops working, then matches should be called off at Wimbledon, Roger Federer said on Saturday. For the second year running, Tomas Berdych found himself playing into the night at … More »

  • Tomic dropped from Davis Cup after blast at officials
    Tomic dropped from Davis Cup after blast at officials Reuters - Sun, Jul 5, 2015 11:50 AM SGT

    (Reuters) - Bernard Tomic has been dumped from Australia's Davis Cup team after a blistering tirade at Tennis Australia (TA) officials following his third round exit at Wimbledon. "His behaviour was unacceptable," TA President Steve Healy said in a … More »

Rankings

    Points
1 Novak Djokovic 13845
2 Roger Federer 9665
3 Andy Murray 7450
4 Stanislas Wawrinka 5790
5 Kei Nishikori 5660
6 Tomáš Berdych 5050
7 David Ferrer 4490
8 Milos Raonic 4440
9 Marin Cilic 3540
10 Rafael Nadal 3135