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  • All-Williams matchup headlines Monday’s action at Wimbledon

    LONDON (AP) — One five-time Wimbledon champion is guaranteed to reach the quarterfinals. Another is assured of elimination. That’s what will happen Monday when Serena Williams plays older sister Venus Williams for the sixth time…

  • The Williams Sisters Head-to-Head

    Serena leads 14-11 1998 Australian Open, hard-outdoor, R64, Venus, 7-6 (4), 6-1. 1998 Rome, clay-outdoor, QF, Venus, 6-4, 6-2. 1999 Key Biscayne, hard-outdoor, F, Venus, 6-1, 4-6, 6-4. 1999 Grand Slam Cup, carpet-indoor, SF, Serena,…

  • Wimbledon Remaining Seeds

    Through Third Round (Rankings in parentheses) Men 1. Novak Djokovic, Serbia (1) 2. Roger Federer, Switzerland (2) 3. Andy Murray, Britain (3) 4. Stan Wawrinka, Switzerland (4) 6. Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic (6) 9. Marin…

  • Wimbledon at a glance

    LONDON (AP) — A look ahead to Monday at Wimbledon after Sunday’s day off: Men’s fourth-round matches: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. No. 14 Kevin Anderson, No. 2 Roger Federer vs. No. 20 Roberta Bautista…

  • Tomic suspended from Davis Cup for Australia over comments

    SYDNEY (AP) — Bernard Tomic has been suspended from Australia’s home Davis Cup quarterfinal against Kazakhstan for his verbal attack on Tennis Australia officials, including Pat Rafter and chief executive Craig Tiley. Australian Associated Press…

  • ‘Unbelievable': Jankovic tops 2-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova

    LONDON (AP) — About an hour after flopping on her back and kicking her feet overhead to celebrate a stunning comeback against defending Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova, Jelena Jankovic still was giddy. “I cannot stop…

  • The Latest: Murray calls for shorter medical timeouts

    LONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 10:45 p.m. Andy Murray wants to see injury timeouts shortened after his Wimbledon opponent took a lengthy break that the Briton said affected his…

  • Wimbledon at a glance

    LONDON (AP) — A look at Wimbledon on Saturday: Weather: Sunny. High of 79 degrees (26 Celsius) Men’s third-round results: No. 2 Roger Federer beat Sam Groth, No. 3 Andy Murray beat No. 25 Andreas…

  • The Latest: Simon beats Monfils in 5 sets at Wimbledon

    LONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 10:35 p.m. Gilles Simon won the late-night meeting against Gael Monfils at Wimbledon, taking the fifth set under the roof on Centre Court. The…

  • The Latest: Simon beats Monfils in 5 sets at Wimbledon

    LONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 10:35 p.m. Gilles Simon won the late-night meeting against Gael Monfils at Wimbledon, taking the fifth set under the roof on Centre Court. The…

  • Wimbledon Seeds Fared

    Saturday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Third Round Men Roger Federer (2), Switzerland, def. Sam Groth, Australia, 6-4, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-2. Andy Murray (3), Britain, def. Andreas Seppi (25),…

  • Wimbledon Results

    Saturday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Purse: $42.1 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Grass-Outdoor Singles Men Third Round Viktor Troicki (22), Serbia, def. Dustin Brown, Germany, 6-4, 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-3.…

  • Wimbledon Results

    Saturday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Purse: $42.1 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Grass-Outdoor Singles Men Third Round Viktor Troicki (22), Serbia, def. Dustin Brown, Germany, 6-4, 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-3.…

  • Wimbledon Results

    Saturday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Purse: $42.1 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Grass-Outdoor Singles Men Third Round Viktor Troicki (22), Serbia, def. Dustin Brown, Germany, 6-4, 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-3.…

  • Wimbledon Results

    Saturday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Purse: $42.1 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Grass-Outdoor Singles Men Third Round Viktor Troicki (22), Serbia, def. Dustin Brown, Germany, 6-4, 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-3.…