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Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in four sets to reach Wimbledon men’s final

• Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4• Federer to face Novak Djokovic in final on SundayWhen Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic step on to Centre Court on Sunday to contest the Wimbledon men’s singles final for t...

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in four sets to reach Wimbledon men’s final

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Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to reach Wimbledon final showdown with Novak Djokovic SportsPulse: Roger Federer is into the title match at Wimbledon after a semifinal victory over longtime rival Rafael Nadal. USA TODAY Sports' Dan Wolken breaks down Federer's showdown in the final against Novak Djokovic.    ...
15:32, 07/12/2019

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to set up Wimbledon final with Novak Djokovic Roger Federer remains on course for a ninth Wimbledon title after beating Rafael Nadal in an enthralling encounter to reach his 12th final at the All England Club....
04:16, 07/27/2019

Roger Federer eliminates rival Rafael Nadal in semis to reach Wimbledon final In their 40th meeting, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal added another chapter to their storybook rivalry as Federer advances to Wimbledon final.       ...
12:00, 07/12/2019

Rafael Nadal ousts Roger Federer in straight sets to reach French Open final Nadal beats Federer 6–3, 6–4, 6–2 in semi-finalRain halts Djokovic-Thiem match in third setWith 11 French Open titles in the bag, Rafael Nadal hardly needs help when it comes to winning at Roland Garros. But on Friday, after he produced a rock-solid ...
12:16, 06/07/2019

Rafael Nadal takes down Roger Federer in straight sets to reach French Open final Rafael Nadal got the best of Roger Federer in the 39th meeting between the tennis superstars in the French Open semifinals on Friday.        ...
08:00, 06/07/2019

Wimbledon 2019: draw sets up potential Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal semi • Nadal and Federer drawn in opposite half to top seed Djokovic• Djokovic begins defence of his title against KohlschreiberRoger Federer and Rafael Nadal could meet in the semi-finals of Wimbledon after both were drawn in the same half. Nadal was unh...
05:48, 06/28/2019

Roger Federer tops Rafael Nadal to make Wimbledon final WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — After waiting 11 years to get another shot against Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Roger Federer was so, so close to the finish line. One match point slipped away when Federer missed a forehand return. A second came and went on a...
20:48, 07/12/2019

Roger Federer tops Rafael Nadal in first Wimbledon meeting since 2008 final Roger Federer waited 11 years to get another shot at Rafael Nadal on Centre Court. This one was a semifinal, not a final. It was settled in four sets, not five....
03:32, 07/13/2019

Wimbledon 2019 Semis: Federer Beats Nadal To Reach His 12th Final Wimbledon 2019 Semi Final Highlights: Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic vs Roberto Bautista Agut Tennis Score; Semifinal Final Match: Roger Federer will play Novak Djokovic after he......
22:16, 07/12/2019

Another Wimbledon Showdown for Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal The longtime rivals, who will meet in the semifinals on Friday, have played three times at the All England Club. Here’s how The Times covered those matches....
01:00, 07/12/2019

Roger Federer seeded above Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer has been seeded above Rafael Nadal for Wimbledon, despite the Spaniard being higher in the rankings. Top-ranked Novak Djokovic is seeded No. 1, with Federer second and Nadal third — a reverse of their rankings. Kevin Ander...
04:48, 06/26/2019

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal remain on collision course at Wimbledon • Federer beats Lucas Pouille 7-5, 6-2, 7-6 (4) in third round• Nadal thrashes Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-2, 6-3, 6-2It has been 11 long years since Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal played each other at Wimbledon in perhaps the greatest match in the Champion...
12:48, 07/06/2019

Will Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal serve up another Wimbledon epic? Echoes of 2008 will reverberate around Wimbledon on Friday, when Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal step out on Centre Court for a repeat of what many regard as the greatest tennis match of all time....
04:32, 07/12/2019

Wimbledon courts controversy with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal seeding Eight-time champion Roger Federer was seeded No. 2 for Wimbledon, one spot ahead of Rafael Nadal, reversing their positions in the ATP rankings.        ...
17:32, 06/26/2019

Watch: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal advance to Wimbledon semifinal Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will battle for a spot in the 2019 Wimbledon men's final after winning their respective quarterfinal matchups Wednesday in London....
05:00, 07/11/2019

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal Reach French Open Fourth Round Roger Federer is the oldest man to book a last-16 place since Tunisian-born Italian Nicola Pietrangeli, a two-time champion, at the age of 38 in 1972....
16:00, 05/31/2019

Wimbledon semi-finals: Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal, Djokovic through – live! Game-by-game updates from the men’s semi-finals at SW19Novak Djokovic overcomes plucky Bautista Agut to reach finalEmail Katy here or tweet @KatyMurrells 5.03pm BST First set: *Nadal 3-4 Federer (*denotes next server)You can guess what happens next, ...
09:16, 07/12/2019

Rafael Nadal ‘excited’ for long-overdue Wimbledon rematch with Roger Federer • No 3 seed defeats American Sam Querrey 7-5, 6-2, 6-2• Friday’s match will be first between pair at SW19 since 2008 finalEleven years since Rafael Nadal’s victory against Roger Federer at Wimbledon in what is widely accepted to be the greatest match...
21:48, 07/10/2019

Wimbledon: How to watch Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal semifinal, betting odds Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will meet for the 30th time in a Wimbledon semifinal matchup Friday in London. Here is how to watch and the latest betting odds for the matchup....
15:32, 07/11/2019

Watch: Rafael Nadal sweeps Roger Federer, reaches French Open final Rafael Nadal climbed to yet another French Open final after beating Roger Federer in straight sets in the semifinals Friday at Roland-Garros in Paris....
10:16, 06/07/2019

Wimbledon day 11: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic reach men's final – video Defending Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic will face eight-times winner Roger Federer in Sunday’s men’s singles final after both completed four-set semi-final wins on Friday, against Roberto Bautista Agut and Rafael Nadal respectively. In the quad w...
19:16, 07/12/2019

Rafal Nadal tops Roger Federer to reach 12th French Open final Rafael Nadal made quick work of Roger Federer in their first French Open meeting since 2011, beating his rival 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 Friday in strong wind to reach his 12th final at Roland Garros....
09:16, 06/07/2019

Vintage Federer holds off Nadal to reach Wimbledon final Even for the two players vying for the title of GOAT (Greatest of All Time) it was perhaps greedy to expect them to produce a blockbuster to compare with their previous duel at Wimbledon....
23:48, 07/12/2019

Federer downs Nadal to reach 12th Wimbledon final "Roger Federer was at his brilliant best as he downed rival Rafael Nadal 7-6(3) 1-6 6-3 6-4 to reach his 12th Wimbledon final when he will meet Novak Djokovic."...
12:48, 07/12/2019

Rafael Nadal: Seed compared to Roger Federer at Wimbledon 'doesn't seem right' Rafael Nadal is ranked No. 2 in the world and Roger Federer is No. 3. But at Wimbledon, the seeding is switched.       ...
16:00, 06/26/2019

Nadal beats Federer to reach 12th French Open final Rafael Nadal eased past Roger Federer in straight sets in blustery Paris to reach a 12th French Open final and end a five-match losing streak against the Swiss....
11:16, 06/07/2019

Nadal sets up Federer semi-final showdown 11 years after last Wimbledon meeting "Rafael Nadal ended an 11-year wait for a fourth Wimbledon showdown with Roger Federer after brushing Sam Querrey aside in the quarter-finals on Wednesday."...
13:00, 07/10/2019

Factbox: Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal A look at the records of Switzerland's Roger Federer and Spain's Rafael Nadal before their semi-final meeting at the French Open on Friday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
23:00, 06/06/2019

Can Roger Federer upset Rafael Nadal at the French Open? The way Roger Federer was talking ahead of his battle against Rafael Nadal at the French Open, you would think something especially crazy has to happen for Spain's "King of Clay" to lose their semifinal....
09:32, 06/06/2019

Rafael Nadal Owns Roger Federer at Roland Garros The longtime rivals, who meet in the semifinals on Friday, have played five other times at the French Open. Here’s how The Times covered those matches....
22:32, 06/06/2019

Roger Federer knows all too well all clay roads lead to Rafael Nadal With the media-billed "Swiss Open" behind him after a four-set win against fellow countryman Stan Wawrinka, Federer now turns to Nadal, the King of Clay....
13:32, 06/04/2019

Even for Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal at the French Open is just impossible In their 39th career meeting and the most anticipated tennis match in years, the Spaniard mastered both his friendly rival and the wind to reach Sunday's final....
13:00, 06/07/2019

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer Target Second Week At French Open Roger Federer continues his first French Open campaign in four years on Friday with a third-round match against Norway's Casper Ruud, while reigning champion Rafael Nadal faces Belgian David Goffin....
21:00, 05/30/2019

Roger Federer looks to defy daunting odds against old rival Rafael Nadal The Spaniard still looks unbeatable on the red clay of Paris but the 38-year-old Swiss believes he can end his French Open runNobody in the history of athletic endeavour has dominated a single geographical space the way Rafael Nadal has ruled the 2,1...
14:48, 06/06/2019

Rafael Nadal Played Some Heroic Points Before Roger Federer Wrapped It Up The match was glowing white-hot for hours, but in the fourth set, the Wimbledon semifinal between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal began to cool off. Federer got an early break to go up 2-1, and a sense of the inevitable washed over the lawn as both pl...
20:16, 07/12/2019

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal Threaten Novak Djokovic Bid For Historic Slam Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, with 20 and 17 career Grand Slam titles each respectively, are ahead of 15-time major winner Novak Djokovic in total hauls....
20:32, 05/24/2019

Rafael Nadal: Will Spanish star surpass great rival Roger Federer? No sooner had Rafael Nadal wiped away the red dust from his eyes and taken his hands off the resplendent trophy, the inevitable question was fired towards him....
08:00, 06/10/2019

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal rejoin ATP players’ council in surprise twist • Chief executive Chris Kermode’s contract expires at end of year• Novak Djokovic rumoured to want Mark Leschly as replacementRoger Federer and Rafael Nadal have rejoined the ATP players’ council, an intriguing twist to the power struggle at the top ...
16:48, 08/08/2019

Novak Djokovic: Fight with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to be world No1 drives us on Novak Djokovic says the competition between himself, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to be the best in the world is driving their dominance of men's tennis....
04:48, 07/09/2019

French Open: Roger Federer catches fire while Rafael Nadal survives stutter • Swiss beats Casper Ruud 6-3, 6-1, 7-6 (8)• Spaniard drops set in 6-1, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 victoryRoger Federer, who gives the illusion of making time stop, is enjoying his return to Paris after an absence of four years, as any 37-year-old tennis genius w...
14:16, 05/31/2019

Roger Federer needs a quick kill in entrancing duel with Rafael Nadal | Kevin Mitchell The 37-year-old’s knees may not be up to Rafael Nadal’s ploy of taking Friday’s Wimbledon semi-final to five gruelling setsRoger Federer and Rafael Nadal have not met at Wimbledon since 2008, when the Spaniard prevailed in a five-set final stretched ...
09:00, 07/11/2019

Analysis: Novak Djokovic looks like he could catch Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal in Grand Slams Federer owns the men's record of 20 Grand Slam singles titles, Nadal has 18, Djokovic 16. The chase is really and truly on now.        ...
14:00, 07/15/2019

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic reach Wimbledon semifinals Novak Djokovic took what was shaping up as an entertaining matchup in the Wimbledon quarterfinals and quickly turned it into a lopsided romp with a 10-game run....
14:00, 07/10/2019

Opinion: Men's tennis GOAT isn't Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal It's time to admit that Novak Djokovic — not Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal — is the greatest men's tennis player of all time.       ...
11:48, 08/06/2019

Opinion: Roger Federer universally beloved — in part — because of Rafael Nadal rivalry The Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal rivalry has, in almost every way, shaped how fans around the world have felt about men’s tennis since 2005.        ...
14:16, 06/06/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in epic match to win fifth Wimbledon title • Djokovic wins 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3)• Reaction as Federer denied a ninth title by SerbIn a final as memorable for its longevity and unfathomable swings of fortune as the quality of shot-making by two of the finest grass-court players...
12:16, 07/14/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in epic five-set match to win Wimbledon men’s title Novak Djokovic defended his Wimbledon title Sunday, defeating one of the game’s greatest players Roger Federer in an epic five-set match that was the longest final ever in history at the All England Club. ...
15:32, 07/14/2019

Rafael Nadal brushes off Nick Kyrgios challenge in epic encounter to reach Wimbledon third round When the draw pitted Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios together in the third round of Wimbledon, there was a buzz of anticipation from fans, journalists and pundits alike....
12:48, 07/04/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title – video report Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he repelled everything the Swiss could throw at him to claim his fifth Wimbledon title in the first All England Club final to be decided by a tiebreaker on Sunday. The def...
14:32, 07/14/2019

Straight sets wins: Nadal and Federer reach French Open quarterfinals Roger Federer's return to French Open clay is going so smoothly he still has not dropped a set in reaching the quarterfinals        ...
12:00, 06/02/2019

The Latest: Nadal beats Sousa in straight sets at Wimbledon Rafael Nadal reached his 39th career Grand Slam quarterfinal by beating Joao Sousa 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 on Centre Court at Wimbledon       ...
07:32, 07/08/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic in final A quick look at Wimbledon: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic will meet in the men's final at the All England Club for the third time       ...
10:16, 07/13/2019

Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic to face Roger Federer in final This year's Wimbledon final will feature defending champion Novak Djokovic against eight-time winner Roger Federer. Djokovic was victorious the last two times the pair met in the Wimbledon final....
13:48, 07/12/2019

Federer sets up Nadal semi-final after win over Wawrinka "Roger Federer completed a rousing 7-6 4-6 7-6 6-4 win over Swiss compatriot Stanislas Wawrinka to set up a French Open semi-final with 11-times champion Rafael Nadal."...
10:32, 06/04/2019

Novak Djokovic edges Roger Federer in historic Wimbledon final WIMBLEDON, England — For nearly five tight, tense and terrific hours, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer traded the lead, playing on and on and on until an unprecedented fifth-set tiebreaker was required to settle their memorable Wimbledon final. In th...
14:32, 07/14/2019

Novak Djokovic v Roger Federer: Wimbledon men's singles final – live! Wimbledon men’s singles final latest from Centre CourtHalep stuns Williams to win first Wimbledon titleAnd email Jacob or tweet him with your thoughts 1.08am BST Quote of the tournament: “If. If. If. Doesn’t exist” – Rafael Nadal, 4 July 2019. The Sp...
05:16, 07/14/2019

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, with a combined 12 Wimbledon titles, meet in another final Novak Djokovic is looking to win back-to-back Wimbledon titles for the second time in his career as he faces Roger Federer for the fourth time in a Wimbledon final....
06:16, 07/14/2019

Roger Federer wins Swiss scrap to book French Open semi-final against Rafa Nadal • Federer overcomes Stan Wawrinka in four sets• Rafael Nadal defeats Kei Nishikori in straight setsRoger Federer finally got himself into a dogfight at this French Open after a relatively quiet run to the quarter-finals, where he survived an all-Swis...
13:00, 06/04/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic in Italian Open final to win record 34th ATP Masters title Rafael Nadal exacted the perfect form of revenge on Novak Djokovic after storming his way to a record 34th ATP Masters 1000 title at the Italian Open....
14:00, 05/19/2019

Novak Djokovic tops Roger Federer in epic final to claim fifth Wimbledon title No. 1 Djokovic beat longtime rival Federer in an epic five-set match to win his fifth Wimbledon singles title and 16th career major.       ...
11:32, 07/14/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Djokovic beats Federer in final A quick look at Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final after coming back to beat Roger Federer in an unprecedented fifth-set tiebreaker        ...
20:16, 07/14/2019

The Latest: Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic has won his fifth Wimbledon title by beating eight-time champion Roger Federer in a fifth-set tiebreaker after saving two match points       ...
11:32, 07/14/2019

The Latest: Federer tops Nadal, reaches 12th Wimbledon final Roger Federer will play for a record-extending ninth Wimbledon title in his 12 final at the All England Club after beating Rafael Nadal 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Centre Court       ...
12:00, 07/12/2019

2019 Wimbledon men's final: Time, TV, stats for epic Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic clash The 2019 Wimbledon men's singles final between Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic is sure to be a match that will go down in history.       ...
00:00, 07/14/2019

Federer vs. Nadal at Wimbledon brings back memories of epic 2008 final Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are set to meet at Wimbledon for the first time since their famed 2008 final, which was arguably the greatest match ever played....
13:48, 07/10/2019

Federer vs Nadal live stream: how to watch Wimbledon 2019 semi-final online from anywhere Are we in for yet another Wimbledon classic? Having played out arguably the greatest tennis match of all time during their final clash here in 2008, its not a great stretch to predict that today's showdown between the two veterans will likely be...
11:16, 07/12/2019

Djokovic saves match points, beats Federer in historic Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic saved two match points to beat Roger Federer in the longest Wimbledon singles final ever and the first to feature a tiebreak in the final set. He won his fifth Wimbledon title and 16th major....
15:16, 07/14/2019

| Federer wins 100th Wimbledon match to reach 13th semi-final Roger Federer racked up his 100th match win at Wimbledon to reach his 13th semi-final at the All England Club and a possible duel with old rival Rafael Nadal....
12:16, 07/10/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roberto Batista Agut to reach Wimbledon final Defending champion Novak Djokovic recovered from a second-set wobble against Roberto Batista Agut to set up a Wimbledon final against either Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal....
09:48, 07/12/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roberto Bautista Agut to reach Wimbledon final It felt like the undercard to the Federer-Nadal match to follow, but the top-ranked Djokovic was forced to produce his best tennis of the tournament in the four-set win....
11:48, 07/12/2019

Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer: Wimbledon 2019 final start time, odds, TV channel, live stream, head to head Two of the greatest players in the history of tennis, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer, will go head-to-head once again in Sunday's men's singles Wimbledon final....
13:48, 07/13/2019

Watch: Rafael Nadal needs four sets in third round win Rafael Nadal had a rare losing set in his toughest match so far at the 2019 French Open, but still slipped by David Goffin to reach the fourth round on Friday in Paris....
20:00, 05/31/2019

Rafael Nadal laments another missed opportunity to win Wimbledon For the second year in a row, Rafael Nadal came up just shy of making the Wimbledon final, losing out on another chance to win a Grand Slam not played on clay....
16:00, 07/12/2019

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal rallies to reach Rogers Cup semis Top-seeded Rafael Nadal rallied to reach the Rogers Cup semifinals, beating No. 7 Fabio Fognini of Italy 2-6, 6-1, 6-2       ...
19:16, 08/09/2019

With French Open title in hand, can Rafael Nadal win Wimbledon? No man has accomplished the Roland Garros-Wimbledon double since Nadal himself in 2010, but that's what Rafa is aiming for as he chases Grand Slam title No. 19....
13:16, 06/10/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Rafael Nadal says seeding formula 'doesn't seem right' World number two Rafael Nadal says "it doesn't seem right" that Wimbledon's formula means he could be seeded behind world number three Roger Federer....
08:16, 06/25/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to win ninth Rome Masters Rafael Nadal had to dig deep to beat Novak Djokovic in the final of the Rome Masters and claim his first title of the season, winning 6-0 4-6 6-1 after more than two hours of intense battle....
16:00, 05/19/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to clinch French Open Spain’s Rafael Nadal has won the French Open for the 12th time, beating his Austrian opponent Dominic Thiem over four sets. Thiem had drawn level, winning the second set before Nadal stormed back to win the title....
10:00, 06/09/2019

Still dominant at 37, Roger Federer eyes another Wimbledon title The numbers are staggering and it's a bit surreal, even for his opponents, that the Swiss tennis star is still going strong        ...
20:00, 07/03/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win his 12th French Open title Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 on Sunday to win his 12th French Open title, securing his 18th major championship and continuing his streak of never losing a final at Roland Garros....
10:00, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win 12th French Open title • Nadal wins 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 to claim 18th grand slam title• Spaniard is only two behind Roger Federer’s record of 20• Reaction as Nadal wins 12th title – live!Rafael Nadal blew through the final of the French Open like a hurricane on Sunday, idli...
09:48, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win record 12th French Open PARIS — For a few, fleeting moments Sunday, Rafael Nadal found his French Open supremacy seemingly threatened by Dominic Thiem, a younger, talented opponent challenging him in the final for the second consecutive year. A poor game from Nadal allowed ...
14:00, 06/09/2019

Novak Djokovic crushes Rafael Nadal in straight sets for Australian Open title In a near perfect showing, Novak Djokovic captured a record seventh Australian Open title by dismantling Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 6-3.        ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

Federer at 21: How artful Roger's record Wimbledon bid is moulded by clay "Roger Federer has more reason than usual to believe a 21st Grand Slam title is within his grasp in his 21st straight appearance at the event, writes Desmond Kane."...
08:48, 06/28/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Roger Federer must 'take it up a level' against Novak Djokovic Roger Federer must "take it up a level" to beat Novak Djokovic and claim a record-equalling ninth Wimbledon singles title, says three-time champion John McEnroe....
03:32, 07/14/2019

Roger Federer pushed by Kei Nishikori before completing Wimbledon century • Eight-time champion faces Rafael Nadal in semi-finals• Four-set win over Nishikori was his 100th at WimbledonIf Roger Federer is to win Wimbledon for the ninth time he might have to reach deeper into his past than he did in beating Kei Nishikori ov...
16:00, 07/10/2019

French Open: Advantage Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal ahead of 39th clash There were not many happy faces around Roland Garros on Wednesday as torrential rain wiped out the whole day's play on the two main show courts, but Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal had reason to smile....
06:16, 06/06/2019

Nick Kyrgios rips Rafael Nadal’s slowdown tactics during Wimbledon loss WIMBLEDON, England — Nick Kyrgios did just about everything against Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, except win. The Australian hit some underhand serves, including one that landed in for an ace. He tried a few ‘tweeners. And he even ran in ear...
13:00, 07/04/2019

Nick Kyrgios says he deliberately tried to hit Rafael Nadal with ball at Wimbledon, won't apologize Nick Kyrgios admitted to attempting to hit Rafael Nadal with a ball during their Wimbledon match and said he won't be saying sorry to him.       ...
08:48, 07/05/2019

Roger Federer beats Gaël Monfils in Madrid and claims 1,200th win • Federer saves match points and wins 6-1, 4-6, 7-6 (3)• Novak Djokovic eases to 6-1, 7-6 (2) victory against ChardyRoger Federer, as only he would dare to do, serve-volleyed on a second serve to save one of two match points and then went on to claim...
13:16, 05/09/2019

Roger Federer teaches jittery Jay Clarke a lesson in Wimbledon etiquette • Federer outclasses Briton 6-1, 7-6 (3), 6-2 in second round• Kei Nishikori storms past Cameron Norrie 6-4, 6-4, 6-0Ever the gentleman, Roger Federer resisted the chance to put on an exhibition at the expense of his flustered young opponent. The sec...
12:32, 07/04/2019

Federer seeded second at Wimbledon, Nadal drops to three Eight-time champion Roger Federer was confirmed as the second seed for Wimbledon on Wednesday, bumping Rafael Nadal down to third despite being ranked below the Spaniard....
04:32, 06/26/2019

The Federer, Nadal, Djokovic era at Wimbledon isn’t over yet as all three advance Federer and Nadal will meet in one semifinal Friday, their first encounter at Wimbledon since a memorable 2008 final that many consider the greatest tennis match in history...
17:48, 07/10/2019

Federer, Nadal drawn into possible Wimbledon semifinal Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal set up for a potential semifinal at Wimbledon; Serena Williams in tough quarter of women's bracket        ...
05:16, 06/28/2019

Federer seeded second ahead of Nadal at Wimbledon "Roger Federer has been seeded second at Wimbledon ahead of world number two Rafael Nadal as Novak Djokovic holds the top seeding going into Friday’s main draw."...
03:32, 06/26/2019

| Nadal to face Federer in Wimbledon blockbuster Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal set up a Wimbledon semi-final blockbuster, 11 years after their 2008 title duel which is regarded as the greatest Grand Slam final ever played....
12:16, 07/10/2019

| Federer, Nadal braced for Wimbledon epic Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will battle for a place in the Wimbledon final, 11 years after they mesmerised Centre Court in a match regarded as the greatest ever played....
23:48, 07/11/2019

Novak Djokovic Outlasts Roger Federer In Five-Set Marathon To Repeat As Wimbledon Champion Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12 to repeat as Wimbledon champion, and win the tournament for the fifth time in his career. The match was simply a bout of epic proportions between two world class athletes who each spent ...
12:48, 07/14/2019

Roger Federer Was "Great Draw' On 1999 Wimbledon Debut, Says Jiri Novak Jiri Novak could breathe a sigh of relief as the scoreboard said he had beaten a certain Roger Federer of Switzerland 6-3, 3-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 after two hours and 18 minutes in the first round in 1999....
01:32, 06/27/2019

Opinion: Roger Federer will not forget the sting of this Wimbledon loss to Novak Djokovic It will irk Roger Federer for perhaps the rest of his life that with just one more point, one fewer error this Wimbledon would be much different.        ...
13:00, 07/14/2019

British hope Jay Clarke plans Roger Federer shock after singles bow at Wimbledon Jay Clarke is determined not to be a one-hit wonder – but to avoid that fate at this year's Wimbledon he will have to knock out the eight-time champion Roger Federer....
06:00, 07/03/2019

Roger Federer strolls into French Open quarter-finals with straight sets win over Leonardo Mayer Roger Federer's impressive run in the French Open continued as the Swiss legend brushed aside unseeded Argentine Leonardo Mayer to reach the last eight on Sunday....
14:48, 06/02/2019

Federer, Nadal to play at Wimbledon for 1st time since 2008 All these years later, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will meet again at Wimbledon for the 40th installment of their terrific rivalry — and first at the All England Club since their memorable 2008 final....
10:00, 07/11/2019

After 11 years, Federer and Nadal renew Wimbledon rivalry It has been a long wait but the most captivating modern rivalry in men's tennis returns to the scene of its most dramatic episode on Friday when Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal meet for a place in the Wimbledon final....
09:00, 07/11/2019

Nadal, Federer and Djokovic look ahead to Wimbledon - video Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, look ahead to Wimbledon.The three favourites to win the men's competition this year have 14 titles between them Continue reading......
14:16, 06/29/2019

Possible Federer-Nadal Wimbledon SF; Venus faces 15-year-old Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal set up for a potential semifinal at Wimbledon; Serena Williams in tough quarter of women's bracket        ...
11:48, 06/28/2019

WIMBLEDON '19: Djokovic, Federer, Nadal lead the way again The AP takes a look at some of the men to watch at Wimbledon in 2019, including defending champion Novak Djokovic, 8-time winner Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal        ...
15:16, 06/27/2019

Federer seeded No. 2, Nadal No. 3 at Wimbledon; Serena 11th Roger Federer has been seeded at No. 2 above Rafael Nadal for Wimbledon, despite the Spaniard being higher in the rankings       ...
08:48, 06/26/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Federer, Nadal, Djokovic in quarterfinals A quick look at Wimbledon: The Big Three get back on court at Wimbledon for the men's quarterfinals, all facing opponents who beat them the last time they played        ...
20:00, 07/09/2019

| Federer overcomes scare, Nadal sets up grudge match with Kyrgios Eight-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer overcame a first set scare to reach the second round on Tuesday beating South African debutant Lloyd Harris....
15:00, 07/02/2019

11 years after epic, Federer tops Nadal in Wimbledon semis Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in four sets to reach his 12th Wimbledon final; Novak Djokovic awaits in the title match        ...
12:32, 07/12/2019

| Djokovic, Federer, Nadal primed to tighten Wimbledon grip Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are set to tighten their private stranglehold on Wimbledon as rivals struggle to dethrone the sport's A-list stars....
03:48, 06/30/2019

| As Nadal looms, Federer unaware of 100th Wimbledon match win Roger Federer admitted he had no idea he had become the first man to win 100 matches at Wimbledon, a feat which set-up a mouth-watering semi-final against old rival Rafael Nadal....
03:48, 07/11/2019

Wimbledon day six: Federer, Nadal, Barty and Serena Williams sail through Day six at Wimbledon saw some big names in action with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Serena Williams all on court. Federer and Nadal progressed into the next round with routine wins over Lucas Pouille and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga respectivel...
03:16, 07/07/2019

Federer Downs Nadal To Set Up Djokovic Duel For Wimbledon Title Roger Federer is the third oldest man ever to play in a Grand Slam final after 39-year-old Ken Rosewall featured in the 1974 Wimbledon and US Open finals....
22:16, 07/12/2019

Wimbledon day nine: Murray and Williams go out as Nadal, Federer and Djokovic win – video Day nine at Wimbledon saw Serena Williams and Andy Murray knocked out of the mixed doubles tournament by No 1 seeds Bruno Soares and the Nicole Melichar. But Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic all progressed to the men's singles semi-fina...
21:48, 07/10/2019

Federer, Nadal renew great rivalry in Wimbledon semifinals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will be meeting at a second consecutive Grand Slam tournament when they face off in Wimbledon's semifinals       ...
06:48, 07/11/2019

Rafael Nadal v Dominic Thiem: French Open men's final – live! Game-by-game updates from the final at Roland GarrosThiem tasked with facing Nadal after ending Djokovic’s streakSend your emails to Jacob here or tweet @JacobSteinberg 1.19pm BST 1.18pm BST Pre-match reading Related: Thiem tasked with facing Nadal ...
05:32, 06/09/2019

Djokovic edges Federer in 5 sets for 5th Wimbledon trophy Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, barely beating Roger Federer       ...
11:32, 07/14/2019

Wimbledon glance: Coco, Serena, Federer, Nadal open Week 2 Looking ahead at Wimbledon: 15-year-old American Coco Gauff takes on former No. 1 Simona Halep as Week 2 gets started       ...
08:16, 07/07/2019

Nadal Keen For Federer Wimbledon Duel, Regrets No US Open Clash Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will meet for the 40th time on Friday in the semi-finals at Wimbledon, in what will be the pair's fourth meeting at the All England Club....
21:48, 07/10/2019

Eleven Years After The Greatest Match Ever: A Federer-Nadal Wimbledon Liveblog Novak Djokovic awaits in the final. Either Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal will join him after today’s semifinal. GOATs are grazing everywhere the eye can see. Roger has mastered the grass and Wimbledon is historically his home turf, but Rafa has beate...
20:16, 07/12/2019

Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he repelled everything the Swiss threw at him to claim a fifth Wimbledon title in the first All England Club final to be decided by a tiebreaker on Sunday....
13:48, 07/14/2019

Mind the gap: Djokovic, Federer and Nadal playing at a level the chasing pack cannot reach "For the second Grand Slam in a row, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have reached the semi-final. The trio are on another level over five sets, and they are arguably increasing the gap on the chasing pack, writes Michael Hincks."...
13:48, 07/10/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Sharapova retires from match; Serena, Federer, Nadal advance Maria Sharapova retired from her first-round match against Pauline Parmentier with a left wrist injury, while Serena Williams, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal advanced at Wimbledon....
01:00, 07/03/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Kvitova, Federer, Nadal and Serena Williams in action – live! Updates from Saturday’s third-round action at SW19Gauff keeps Wimbledon dream alive with comebackGet in touch! Email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 11.37am BST Breaks come, breaks go, and Kei Nishikori has got it back on serve against Steve Johnson o...
03:50, 07/06/2019

Nadal beats Ferrer to reach Barcelona Open quarterfinals Defending champion Rafael Nadal beat David Ferrer 6-3, 6-3 to advance to the quarterfinals of the Barcelona Open on Thursday        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Wimbledon day 13: Djokovic beats Federer to win fifth title – video highlights The 2019 edition of Wimbledon ended in a fifth – and second successive – title for Novak Djokovic, with the 32-year old winning 7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12 against Roger Federer in a gruelling four hours and 57 minutes. The world No 3, competing in his...
21:48, 07/14/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Barty, Kyrgios, Nadal, Federer, Williams and Murray in action – live! Keep up with all the latest action from SW19Herbert focused on doubles action with Andy MurrayFeel free to email Katy or to tweet: @KatyMurrells 11.22am BST More news on the Australian antithesis to Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic:‘Please’ and ‘thanky...
03:32, 07/04/2019

Federer prevails over Nadal, gets Djokovic in final Roger Federer will play for a record ninth Wimbledon title after beating rival Rafael Nadal in a four-set thriller. He will face No. 1 seed -- and four-time champ -- Novak Djokovic in the final....
14:00, 07/12/2019

Nadal expects Federer onslaught in semi-final Rafael Nadal is braced for an all-out assault from Roger Federer when the two great rivals meet at Roland Garros for the first time in eight years in Friday's French Open semi-final....
13:00, 06/06/2019

Nadal topples Querrey to set up Federer semi-final There was no stopping Rafael Nadal on Wednesday as he soaked up 22 thunderbolt aces to flatten Sam Querrey 7-5 6-2 6-2 to set up the Wimbledon semi-final the whole sporting world had been waiting to see -- a showdown with great rival Roger Federer....
12:32, 07/10/2019

Nick Kyrgios admits trying to hit Rafael Nadal 'square in the chest' with ball during fiery Wimbledon clash Nick Kyrgios has caused controversy at Wimbledon after admitting to deliberately trying to hit opponent Rafael Nadal with the ball during his second-round loss on Thursday....
14:16, 07/04/2019

Wimbledon order of play - Day 7: Gauff faces Halep test as Federer and Nadal target quarter-finals "Coco Gauff faces the toughtest test yet in her dream Wimbledon run as she gears up to clash with Simona Halep for a place in the quarter-finals on Manic Monday."...
10:16, 07/07/2019

Emotional Dan Evans beats Basilashvili to reach Wimbledon third round • British No 3 defeats No 18 seed 6-3, 6-2, 7-6 (2)• Emotional Evans says: ‘I won’t be resting on that win’The emotion poured out of Dan Evans after his quest for redemption continued with a commanding 6-3, 6-2, 7-6 (2) victory over Nikoloz Basilashv...
12:32, 07/04/2019

The Latest: Williams beats Riske to reach Wimbledon semis Serena Williams was pushed to three sets on Centre Court before beating fellow American Alison Riske 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 to reach her 12th Wimbledon semifinal        ...
07:48, 07/09/2019

Nadal too tough for Federer, reaches 12th French final Before this French Open semi-final match-up it had been all about the dizzying numbers and statistics, but once great foes Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal stepped on to the Roland Garros center court, all that mattered was both men's preternatural abili...
09:32, 06/07/2019

Nadal and Federer set up classic French Open semi-final French Open fans will be treated to the semi-final they had always hoped for as great rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal advanced in contrasting fashion on Tuesday to set up a last-four encounter at Roland Garros....
15:48, 06/04/2019

Nadal demolishes Nishikori to set up semi-final showdown with Federer Rafael Nadal continued his march towards a record-extending 12th French Open title by steamrolling a sorry Kei Nishikori 6-1 6-1 6-3 to book his place in the semi-finals on Tuesday....
11:16, 06/04/2019

Federer on Wimbledon final: All the work's done "Roger Federer says there is little he can do now to improve his chances of winning a 21st Grand Slam title against Novak Djokovic - all the work has been done."...
08:00, 07/13/2019

Fognini stuns Nadal to reach final "Rafa Nadal suffered a shock 6-4 6-2 semi-final defeat against flamboyant Italian Fabio Fognini at the Monte Carlo Masters on Saturday, showing rare signs of weakness five weeks before the French Open."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Boy Reading At Federer-Nadal Semi-Final Is Twitter's Newest Sensation Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were going neck and neck in the first set and produced some of the best tennis shots one could ever dream of seeing but the young boy had his eyes glued to the book in......
06:16, 07/13/2019

All the work's done, Federer says ahead of Wimbledon final As Roger Federer prepares to take on Novak Djokovic in Sunday's Wimbledon final, he knows there is little he can do now to improve his chances of winning a 21st Grand Slam title -- all the work has been done....
07:32, 07/13/2019

| Federer feels 'strange' being in Wimbledon final Roger Federer admitted that it felt "strange" he and Serena Williams will compete for Wimbledon titles, 16 years after he made his Grand Slam breakthrough....
02:00, 07/13/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Hugh Grant, Jude Law, Pixie Lott and Sir David Attenborough among A-listers in royal box for Federer vs Nadal clash A host of stars including Hugh Grant, Jude Law, Pixie Lott and Sir David Attenborough were out in force on day 11 of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships....
09:00, 07/12/2019

Rafael Nadal powers past Novak Djokovic in the Italian Open final, earning a career first landmark over his long time rival Photo by FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images Rafael Nadal powered past Novak Djokovic 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 in the Italian Open final on Sunday. It was the first time a "bagel," a set won to love, had ever been won in the Nadal — Djokovic rivalry. Djo...
20:48, 05/19/2019

Tsitsipas comes of age to beat Nadal and reach Madrid final Stefanos Tsitsipas pulled off one of the biggest wins of his short but remarkable career by beating Rafael Nadal 6-4 2-6 6-3 on Spanish soil on Saturday to book his place in the Madrid Open final against world number one Novak Djokovic....
20:32, 05/11/2019

Nadal gets his revenge over Tsitsipas to reach Rome final ROME (AP) — After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 Saturday to reach the Italian Open final. It was a measure of revenge f...
08:48, 05/18/2019

Thiem stuns Nadal to reach Barcelona final "Dominic Thiem knocked favourite and 11-times champion Rafael Nadal out of the Barcelona Open with a stunning 6-4 6-4 victory in Saturday\u0027s semi-final, avenging his defeat by the Spaniard in last year\u0027s French Open final."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Djokovic tops Federer in epic Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic outlasted Roger Federer in five sets Sunday to repeat as the Wimbledon men's champion for the second time and win his fifth title at the All England Club....
15:48, 07/14/2019

Djokovic tops Federer in historic final for 5th at Wimbledon Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, barely beating Roger Federer        ...
20:16, 07/14/2019

Thiem upsets Nadal to reach Barcelona Open final Dominic Thiem has defeated Rafael Nadal in two sets in the semifinal of the Barcelona Open, becoming the first player other than Novak Djokovic to defeat the Spaniard on clay four times        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Seeking 9th Wimbledon title, Federer faces Djokovic in final Roger Federer will be seeking his record ninth Wimbledon title when he faces defending champion Novak Djokovic in the final        ...
05:48, 07/13/2019

| Federer into 17th Wimbledon quarter-final with 99th win at tournament Roger Federer has become the oldest man to reach a Grand Slam quarter-final in 28 years when he booked his place in the Wimbledon last-eight for the 17th time....
12:00, 07/08/2019

French Open order of play Day 13: Nadal, Federer, Djokovic and Thiem target final berths "Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem occupy the semi-final spots and it looks set to be a thrilling day of play at Roland Garros. Federer vs Nadal will be the match where all eyes will be on them."...
12:16, 06/06/2019

France beats Romania in doubles to reach Fed Cup final Caroline Garcia held her nerve on serve in the decisive doubles match as France reached the Fed Cup finals with a nail-biting 3-2 win Sunday against a Simona Halep-inspired Romania        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Basilashvili beats Zverev to reach Hamburg final Defending champion Basilashvili saves 2 match points to beat second-seeded Zverev in Hamburg European Open semifinals        ...
10:48, 07/27/2019

Bertens beats Badosa to reach final against Teichmann Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands beat Paula Badosa 6-1, 7-5 Saturday to reach the final of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
14:48, 07/27/2019

Djokovic vs Federer live stream: how to watch Wimbledon men's final 2019 online from anywhere Wimbledon 2019 comes to an end today with the big match - the gentlemen's singles final. After serving up two weeks of scintillating tennis and copious amounts of strawberries and cream, the All England Club today plays host to the showpiece fin...
06:16, 07/14/2019

"Stars Align" As Federer Seeks To Break Djokovic Spell In Wimbledon Final Roger Federer has lost all four of their most recent meetings at the Slams and it's now seven years since he triumphed over Novak Djokovic at the majors....
04:16, 07/14/2019

Djokovic gets by Bautista Agut to reach 6th Wimbledon final Defending champion Novak Djokovic beats Roberto Bautista Agut in four sets to reach his sixth Wimbledon final        ...
09:48, 07/12/2019

Halep rolls over Svitolina to reach first Wimbledon final In years to come when tennis fans flick through the hefty 500-page Wimbledon Compendium, they will note that in 2019 Simona Halep rolled over Ukrainian eighth seed Elina Svitolina in the semi-finals for the loss of just four games....
09:00, 07/11/2019

Djokovic beats Thiem to reach Madrid Open final MADRID (AP) — Novak Djokovic defeated Dominic Thiem 7-6 (2), 7-6 (4) to reach the Madrid Open final for the third time. Djokovic outplayed Thiem in both tiebreakers, converting on his first match point to set up a final against either Rafael Nadal or...
12:16, 05/11/2019

Pliskova beats Wimbledon champ Kerber in Eastbourne final EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Karolina Pliskova has beaten Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber 6-1, 6-4 in the Eastbourne final just two days before the grass-court Grand Slam starts in southwest London. The No. 3-ranked Pliskova took the first set in j...
09:16, 06/29/2019

The Latest: Halep beats Serena Williams in Wimbledon final Simona Halep wins her first Wimbledon title and keeps Serena Williams from winning her eighth, beating the American 6-2, 6-2        ...
07:32, 07/13/2019

Serena Williams beats Barbora Strycova to go into Wimbledon singles final • Williams beats Strycova 6-1, 6-2• American will face Simona Halep in finalPlaying tennis significantly better than in her nervous quarter-final, the old Serena Williams reappeared for her public on Thursday to beat the slightly less old Barbora Str...
09:00, 07/11/2019

French Open: Dominic Thiem beats Novak Djokovic in 5 sets, advances to final No. 4-seeded Dominic Thiem advanced to the French Open's final round with a 6-2, 3-6, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 victory over top-seeded Novak Djokovic on Saturday....
09:16, 06/08/2019

Wimbledon final: Serena Williams loses to Simona Halep of Romania in straight sets WIMBLEDON, England — Clutching her trophy 20 minutes after becoming Wimbledon’s champion, Simona Halep checked out the board inside Centre Court that lists tournament winners. Below all of the mentions of Serena Williams, her opponent in Saturd...
09:48, 07/13/2019

Novak Djokovic overcomes plucky Bautista Agut to reach Wimbledon final • Djokovic beats Spanish opponent 6-2, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2• Final will be the world No 1’s sixth at WimbledonIf anyone wanted to know what makes Novak Djokovic such a great champion then one point in his semi-final summed it up perfectly. One set all with ...
19:16, 07/12/2019

Djokovic battles past Bautista Agut to reach sixth Wimbledon final "Defending champion Novak Djokovic reached his sixth Wimbledon final after overcoming a stern test from 23rd seed Roberto Bautista Agut in four sets."...
10:48, 07/12/2019

Liverpool beats Barcelona 4-0 to overturn three-goal deficit and reach Champions League final 4-3 on aggregate LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool beats Barcelona 4-0 to overturn three-goal deficit and reach Champions League final 4-3 on aggregate....
14:32, 05/07/2019

Teenager Amanda Anisimova stuns Simona Halep in straight sets to reach French Open semi-final Amanda Anisimova has pulled off one of the biggest shocks in French Open history, beating defending champion Simona Halep in straight sets to reach the semi-finals....
06:16, 06/06/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Roger vs. Rafa once again at Wimbledon A quick look at Wimbledon: Eleven years later, it's time for the next installment of the Roger vs. Rafa rivalry at Wimbledon        ...
13:32, 07/11/2019

Rafael Nadal Is Tennis Jail “If you want to do or achieve something on the clay, inevitably, at some stage, you will go through Rafa,” Roger Federer said after his French Open quarterfinal, “because he’s that strong, and he will be there.”...
11:48, 06/07/2019

Stefanos Tsitsipas Became One Of The Few To Take Out Rafael Nadal On Clay He’d won over Federer on fast hard court at a major, and he’d won over Djokovic on slow hard court at a masters. Saturday brought an even thornier test for Stefanos Tsitsipas. The Greek had lost all seven sets he’d previously played against Rafael Na...
13:32, 05/13/2019

Wimbledon day 12: Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title – video highlights Simona Halep defeated Serena Williams in two straight sets to win her first Wimbledon title, while Colombia's Juan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah beat French pair Nicolas Mahut and Édouard Roger-Vasselin in a five-set thriller to win the Wimbledon ...
16:48, 07/13/2019

Rafael Nadal races into third round of French Open He is one of tennis' best ever players and known for his attention to detail but Rafael Nadal didn't have any complicated scouting plans in place ahead of his first-round match against a player he had never faced, Yannick Hanfmann....
07:00, 05/29/2019

Dominic Thiem Got Closer, But Rafael Nadal Still Stepped On Him Last year, in the first major final of his life, Dominic Thiem just seemed happy to be there. Flattened by a Rafael Nadal charging toward his 11th French Open title? That builds character. A dusty tennis great heartlessly roasting you at the trophy c...
13:00, 06/10/2019

| Thanks for the memories: Rafael Nadal's 12 French Open triumphs Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open title on Sunday when he defeated Dominic Thiem in the final for the second straight year. Let's look at his 12 triumphs....
20:16, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal says he is taking clay slump ‘naturally’ MADRID (AP) — Usually this time of the year Rafael Nadal is talking about how his game is peaking ahead of the French Open. The discussion is typically about how many title-winning streaks he has extended and which records he has broken as the clay s...
09:32, 05/12/2019

Roger Federer’s 101 Titles: By the Numbers With a win over John Isner in Sunday's Miami Open final, Roger Federer now has 101 titles. He is eight short of matching Jimmy Connors for the most in the open era....
11:32, 04/28/2019

Factbox: Roger Federer vs Kei Nishikori A look at the records of Swiss Roger Federer and Japan's Kei Nishikori before their quarter-final match at Wimbledon on Wednesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
20:48, 07/09/2019

For Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Rome Offered Something Novel: A Bagel In the 54th match between fierce rivals, the Italian Open final offered the first scoreless set by either player. Nadal hung on to win his first title of 2019....
14:32, 05/19/2019

Defending champ Rafael Nadal wins Rogers Cup opener Top-seeded Rafael Nadal opened his Rogers Cup title defense, beating England's Daniel Evans 7-6 (6), 6-4 in a second-round match delayed by rain three times        ...
19:16, 08/07/2019

Rafael Nadal sweeps Yannick Maden aside and shows why he is favourite • Spaniard defeats German 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 in Paris• Roger Federer continues comeback on clayIt usually takes only a couple of matches for Rafael Nadal to remind everyone why he is always favourite to win here – not just the titles, which he has won an ...
13:48, 05/29/2019

Rafael Nadal Rallies To Beat Fabio Fognini In Montreal Rafael Nadal, who won his fourth title in Canada a year ago, needed almost two hours on Friday to overcome the Italian veteran who shocked him on clay at Monte Carlo in April....
03:16, 08/10/2019

2019 French Open: Players to bet on who aren’t Rafael Nadal Rafael Nadal has ruled the red clay of Roland Garros like no other player in the history of tennis. Nadal, who has won the French Open 11 times in the past 14 years, is the even-money favorite at William Hill. It’s tough to bet against Rafa, but inju...
15:32, 05/25/2019

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the 2019 Western & Southern Open Citing fatigue following his Rogers Cup title in Montreal Sunday, Rafael Nadal, the No. 2-ranked player in the world, has withdrawn from the W&S Open        ...
21:32, 08/12/2019

Rafael Nadal riled by Nick Kyrgios but sees him off despite underarm ace • Spaniard wins 6-3, 3-6, 7-6, 7-6 after weeks-long war of words• Australian aims shot straight at Nadal and does not apologiseNick Kyrgios discovered on Thursday evening that you provoke a champion at your peril as Rafael Nadal husbanded his control...
16:48, 07/04/2019

Rafael Nadal On The Up Again, David Ferrer Ends Career In Madrid Rafael Nadal has endured a turbulent few weeks after slipping to defeats in Monte Carlo and Barcelona last month before being hit by a stomach bug on Sunday....
23:16, 05/08/2019

Same Old Roger Federer Shines at the New-Look French Open In his first French Open match in four years, Federer breezed through in straight sets. He walked on court to a standing ovation and finished the same way....
15:32, 05/26/2019

Roger Federer: The power and presence of the $120 million man Ahead of Wimbledon, Hall of Famer Andy Roddick and Darren Cahill -- one of the most respected tennis coaches -- give a rare insight into Roger Federer, the man. "I think he is inherently a really, really true honest good person."...
06:48, 06/27/2019

Roger Federer dismisses seeding controversy "Roger Federer dismissed suggestions that his promotion to second seed has given him a favourable draw when he looked ahead to the Wimbledon Championships on Saturday."...
17:48, 06/29/2019

After three years away, Roger Federer returns to clay Having skipped the clay circuit the past two years, Roger Federer is back on the surface this week in Madrid in preparation for something bigger: the French Open....
08:00, 05/06/2019

Rafael Nadal Stays At Number Two As Novak Djokovic Rules Rankings Stefanos Tsitsipas, who entered the top five for the first time last week, drops two places and is leapfrogged by Kei Nishikori and Alexander Zverev....
06:05, 08/12/2019

Nick Kyrgios Executes Perfect Underarm Serve Against Rafael Nadal The second round of Wimbledon offered Nick Kyrgios the opportunity to do what he loves best, which is to try to beat Rafael Nadal. Though he failed in that quest, falling in four sets in yesterday’s match, Kyrgios was able to realize his other great ...
12:48, 07/05/2019

Rafael Nadal dominates Novak Djokovic for Italian Open title ROME — Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be. After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Nadal dominated for stretches against his longtime rival, Novak Djokovic, in a 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 win Sunday for a record-exte...
11:16, 05/19/2019

Rafael Nadal storms to historic 12th French Open win – video Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem at Roland Garros to claim his 12th French Open title and 18th grand slam. A mark of his near-total dominance on clay, he has won all but three French Open tournaments since 2005 – and now stands just two grand slams sh...
19:16, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal makes history with 12th French Open title Rafael Nadal downed Dominic Thiem at French Open to claim his 18th Grand Slam and become the only man or woman to win the same tournament 12 times.       ...
10:00, 06/09/2019

Roger Federer ponders eventual retirement plans When will Roger Federer retire? It is a question that tennis' all-time great has been asked in recent years, especially after he suffered a freak knee injury in 2016 and moved into his mid and now late 30s....
09:32, 04/28/2019

Roger Federer achieves more milestones at French Open Roger Federer became the first player to play 400 grand slam matches Friday and he marked the occasion by becoming the oldest man in nearly 50 years to reach the fourth round at the French Open after beating Casper Ruud....
09:00, 05/31/2019

Roger Federer Admits He Used to Mix Up His Twins in Vogue's 73 Questions Even champions make mistakes. Roger Federer proved this to be true during a recent interview for Vogue's 73 Questions. While gearing up for Wimbledon, the 37-year-old tennis......
13:48, 07/02/2019

Roger Federer reaches century of career titles Roger Federer claimed the 100th title of his remarkable career with a straight sets victory over Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas to win the Dubai title Saturday for the eighth time....
09:32, 04/28/2019

38 photos for Roger Federer's 38th birthday Roger Federer turned 38 on August 8, 2019. Take a look at some of the best photos from his legendary tennis career.       ...
12:48, 08/08/2019

Neither wind nor Roger Federer could beat the King of Clay Swirling winds, spotty showers and the ultimate opponent in Roger Federer were all not enough to stop Rafael Nadal in Friday's French Open semifinal....
11:00, 06/07/2019

Rafael Nadal brings teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime back down to earth • Spaniard moves into third round of Madrid Open• Five-times champion beats young Canadian 6-3, 6-3Prodigies abound in tennis but there was no denying proven class on Court Manolo Santana on Wednesday as the 32-year-old Rafael Nadal quelled the clamo...
21:16, 05/08/2019

Rafael Nadal overcomes jitters to set up mouth-watering Nick Kyrgios clash • Nadal wins against Yuichi Sugita in straight sets• Roger Federer beats South Africa’s Lloyd Harris in four setsAfter the tremor that ripped through Wimbledon on day one, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal survived early scares when they stepped on to t...
13:48, 07/02/2019

French Open: Roger Federer cruises through against Leonardo Mayer • Swiss No 3 seed beats Leonardo Mayer 6-2, 6-3, 6-3• Britain’s Joe Salisbury reaches doubles quarter-finalsRoger Federer continued his straightforward progress through the French Open draw with a 6-2, 6-3, 6-3 victory over Argentina’s Leonardo Mayer...
09:16, 06/02/2019

Roger Federer clinches 1,200th career win at Madrid Open Back on clay and back winning matches, Roger Federer has reached yet another landmark: a 1,200th career victory more than two decades after his first professional win....
05:32, 05/10/2019

CNN Wonders If Smartphones Are Why The Tennis Youth Can't Beat Roger Federer An article over at CNN today formally advances a claim dropped casually by commentators, coaches, fans, and any crank with a taste for caricaturing a whole generation. Here goes: Smartphones are hampering tennis’s young players, which is why they ca...
13:00, 08/21/2019

Roger Federer Gets the Pope Treatment on a Chaotic Day at the Italian Open While Federer was awed by the way fans responded to him at the Italian Open, other players were struggling to cope with poor conditions on and off the court....
18:48, 05/16/2019

Novak Djokovic has ‘sick obsession’ to be like Roger Federer: rival A brutally honest Nick Kyrgios unloaded on tennis greats Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic in a raw interview. Speaking to tennis writer Ben Rothenberg of the New York Times for the “No Challenges Remaining” podcast, the Aussie star blasted...
12:48, 05/16/2019

Watch: Rafael Nadal, American Sloane Stephens advance to round of 32 in French Open Men's defending champion Rafael Nadal and American Sloane Stephens -- the 2018 women's runner-up -- each advanced to the 2019 French Open's round of 32 with straight set wins Wednesday in Paris....
12:16, 05/29/2019

Rafael Nadal lost a set to Dominic Thiem. It fueled him to a 12th French Open title. Nadal proceeded to win 16 of the next 17 points and claim the third set in 24 minutes. Nadal now has 18 Grand Slam titles, pushing him closer to Roger Federer's 20, the men's record....
16:00, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal, Pillar of Roland Garros, Wins the French Open for the 12th Time It was the second consecutive year Nadal had beaten Dominic Thiem in the final. Nadal is now 12-0 in finals in Paris and has 18 Grand Slam singles titles over all....
14:48, 06/09/2019

Roger Federer rips WTA rule limiting how often Coco Gauff can play Roger Federer wants to see more players like teenage phenom Cori “Coco” Gauff on the court. In light of Gauff’s record-breaking Wimbledon — becoming the youngest player ever to qualify for the tournament and promptly beating V...
08:48, 07/10/2019

"In No-Man's Land": Roger Federer Taking "Baby Steps" On Clay Return Roger Federer last tested his ability on European dirt at the Rome Masters in 2016, before opting to concentrate on the world's hard surfaces and grass courts....
23:16, 05/02/2019

Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka Withdraw From Italian Open With Injuries Federer reported a right leg injury before his match against Stefanos Tsitsipas, while Osaka said her right hand was injured before she was to play Kiki Bertens....
07:16, 05/17/2019

Facing Roger Federer: Surely Unforgettable for Casper Ruud, if Not His Father Christian Ruud, whose son will play Federer in the third round of the French Open on Friday, was told he had practiced with him in Paris in 1999. “I don’t remember the one here,” the father said....
14:00, 05/30/2019

Roger Federer makes winning return to French Open after four years away • Federer beats Italy’s Lorenzo Sonego 6-2, 6-4, 6-4• Stefanos Tsitsipas, Grigor Dimitrov and Marin Cilic all winThe old and the new shone on the first day of the refurbished French Open but the winning return of Roger Federer after an absence of fou...
12:32, 05/26/2019

The incredible life of Roger Federer, the richest tennis player in the world Scott Barbour/Getty Images Roger Federer, now 38, is still winning trophies. The tennis star won his first Grand Slam at Wimbledon in 2003 — his first of a record 20 Grand Slam singles titles. He's also the richest tennis player in the world, ...
06:48, 08/08/2019

French Open order of play Day 1 - Roger Federer up first on return to clay "Here is the order of play for the main showcourts on the first day of the French Open (play begins at 1100 GMT). You can watch every ball live on Eurosport."...
08:00, 05/25/2019

French Open order of play Day 1 - Roger Federer up first onr eturn to clay "Here is the order of play for the main showcourts on the first day of the French Open (play begins at 1100 GMT). You can watch every ball live on Eurosport."...
13:32, 05/24/2019

"Nothing To Lose": Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Upbeat Ahead Of Roger Federer Clash Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beat compatriot Benoit Paire in straight sets in Halle on Tuesday to set up a second round fixture with Roger Federer on Thursday....
00:48, 06/20/2019

Roger Federer cruises into third round at the 2019 Western & Southern Open Play was suspended for 61 minutes Tuesday night, which is exactly how long Roger Federer needed to win his 2019 Western & Southern Open debut        ...
21:32, 08/13/2019

A duel with no secrets but does Roger Federer have greater shock potential? | Kevin Mitchell The two great champions know each other’s game inside out and the Swiss is going to have to find something extra to halt Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon finalThere are no secrets between Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, nothing new to learn after 47...
13:32, 07/13/2019

Roger Federer digs into tennis triumphs, big rivalries and future retirement plans The tennis star discusses important achievements, biggest rivalries and what he'll do when he eventually retires.        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Watch: Roger Federer cruises, No. 4 Kiki Bertens out with illness at French Open Third-seeded Roger Federer won in straight sets, while women's favorite Kiki Bertens was forced to retire from her second round match at the 2019 French Open on Wednesday in Paris....
12:16, 05/29/2019

Roger Federer loses in Round of 16 to Andrey Rublev at the Western & Southern Open Roger Federer, a seven-time tournament champion, was eliminated from the Western & Southern Open in straight sets by Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev.        ...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Live updates: Novak Djokovic wins first set, Roger Federer makes up ground in second Novak Djokovic is looking to win back-to-back Wimbledon titles for the second time in his career as he faces Roger Federer for the fourth time in a Wimbledon final....
07:48, 07/14/2019

Roger Federer dragged deeper into Serena Williams’ French Open debacle If you think Serena Williams can be a bit of a diva — this goes a long way to explaining why. The panelists on “The View” have given insight into how fans believe the world’s best female tennis player should be treated in a defense of her...
13:48, 06/04/2019

10 times the normally mild-mannered Roger Federer went wild in the middle of a tennis match Photo by PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images Roger Federer is a relentless title-winning tennis player. He's admired for his on-court elegance and his off-court demenour. But he's not always polite. There are also times he's smashed his racket, sworn at an...
06:48, 08/08/2019

Roger Federer still finds joy in tennis life amid record-breaking success Into the 21st year of his storied career, Roger Federer remains dedicated to playing tennis and continuing to rewrite tennis history books.        ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

Everything tennis icon Roger Federer eats and drinks for breakfast, lunch, and dinner Getty Images Roger Federer remains an elite competitor at the highest echelons of world tennis. But to stay on top of his game at 38 years old, he has to eat right. For Federer, that means cheese. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. ...
06:48, 08/08/2019

Federer, Nadal and Osaka through to last 16 in Rome Former world number one Roger Federer marked his return to the Italian Open for the first time since 2016 with a 6-4 6-3 second round win over Joao Sousa on Thursday....
07:00, 05/16/2019

Roger Federer defeats Christian Ruud's son, Casper, to advance at French Open "He's still playing at an amazing level," former opponent Christian Ruud said of Roger Federer, who defeated son Casper Ruud at French Open.        ...
19:32, 05/31/2019

Djokovic: Federer and Nadal have made me a better player "Novak Djokovic believes that Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal have made him a better player, despite not being able to beat them much in the early part of his career."...
02:32, 06/30/2019

Federer and Nadal blaze into fourth round After a cool first week the thermostat was turned up at Roland Garros on Friday as Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer both blazed a trail into the French Open fourth round for the 14th time....
18:48, 05/31/2019

Federer-Nadal looms as Big 3 strut into semis At Wimbledon, for a record 13th time, the Big Three of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have advanced to the semifinals of a major together....
13:48, 07/10/2019

It Will Be Federer vs. Nadal in the French Open Semifinals Federer earned his spot by defeating his Swiss compatriot Stan Wawrinka, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4, while Nadal routed Kei Nishikori, 6-1, 6-1, 6-3....
12:48, 06/04/2019

| Nadal, Federer to face Djokovic on ATP Council Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer were voted back on to the ATP Player Council where they are likely to find themselves at odds with president Novak Djokovic....
11:16, 08/08/2019

Analysis: Djokovic looks like he could catch Federer, Nadal Analysis: Novak Djokovic never has been this close to Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in the Grand Slam trophy count       ...
09:32, 07/15/2019

Federer survives scare against Monfils, Nadal through "Roger Federer survived two match points against French maverick Gael Monfils to extend his claycourt comeback and reach the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open, while Rafael Nadal"...
02:48, 05/10/2019

| Nadal, Djokovic have made me the player I am - Federer Roger Federer admits his epic Grand Slam rivalry with Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic has helped propel him to his status as one of the greatest players of all time....
11:32, 06/29/2019

Federer, Nadal, Djokovic and Osaka through to last 16 in Rome "Former world number one Roger Federer marked his return to the Italian Open for the first time since 2016 with a 6-4 6-3 second round win over Joao Sousa on Thursday."...
08:00, 05/16/2019

| Federer, Nadal march on at French Open Roger Federer made short work of Argentinian Leonardo Mayer to become the oldest man in 28 years to reach a Grand Slam quarter-final at the French Open....
10:16, 06/02/2019

Federer is on the slide with every reason to believe he can dethrone Nadal "Renaissance man Roger Federer is physically and mentally sharp enough to finally record a win over Rafael Nadal at the French Open, writes Desmond Kane."...
18:32, 06/04/2019

Federer and Nadal return to ATP Player Council "The political rumblings in men\u0027s tennis took another twist on Thursday when Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were elected on to the ATP Player Council along with Austrian Jurgen Melzer."...
20:16, 08/08/2019

Federer excited to try and solve Nadal puzzle Roger Federer has never solved the riddle of playing Rafael Nadal at the French Open but still believes he can find the answer when the pair clash for the 39th time in Friday's semi-final....
15:48, 06/04/2019

Sanguine Nadal says he is not obsessed about Federer's record Rafael Nadal took sole ownership of one record when he claimed a 12th French Open title on Sunday but says matching Roger Federer's haul of 20 Grand Slams will not become an obsession....
18:00, 06/09/2019

No sweat for Nadal and Federer, Bertens pulls out Defending champion Rafael Nadal continued to chomp his way through the French Open draw on Wednesday and Roger Federer also maintained his smooth progress into the third round....
16:00, 05/29/2019

| 'There's always a chance': Federer dreaming of toppling Nadal Roger Federer insisted that "there's always a chance" as he looks to finally beat old rival Rafael Nadal at the French Open after five previous defeats....
16:00, 06/04/2019

| Nadal, Federer on French Open collision course Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer were placed in the same half of the draw for the French Open on Thursday meaning the two longtime rivals could meet in the semi-finals....
12:48, 05/23/2019

Prince George got a tennis lesson from Roger Federer, who said the potential future king's game is 'already good' AP/AP Kate Middleton revealed earlier this month that Prince George got a tennis lesson from Roger Federer. Federer called the future king "cute," and said that it was a "big" deal to be considered his favorite tennis player. Visit INSIDER's homepag...
01:16, 07/14/2019

Roger Federer believes Nick Kyrgios should be spared ATP suspension for chair-throwing Rome outburst Roger Federer does not believe Nick Kyrgios' chair-throwing outburst that led to him defaulting his second-round match at the Italian Open on Thursday warrants a suspension by the ATP....
00:32, 05/17/2019

Nadal topples Querrey to set up blockbuster Federer semi The deafening cheers erupting around Wimbledon as Rafa Nadal stood at the baseline, bouncing a ball and poised to take a two-set lead against Sam Querrey, provided the newsflash he welcomed and dreaded with equal measure -- Roger Federer was through ...
16:00, 07/10/2019

Tennis: Federer and Nadal return to ATP Player Council The political rumblings in men's tennis took another twist on Thursday when Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were elected on to the ATP Player Council along with Austrian Juergen Melzer....
14:16, 08/08/2019

Nadal, Federer joining Djokovic on ATP leadership board Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are joining Novak Djokovic on the ATP Player Council to reshape board roiled by conflict       ...
12:48, 08/08/2019

At Indian Wells, It’ll Be Federer vs. Nadal for the 39th Time. Maybe. With straight-set wins on Friday, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal set up a meeting in a BNP Paribas Open semifinal on Saturday. But Nadal’s right knee may not cooperate....
11:32, 04/28/2019

Second 'Nole Slam' would put Djokovic up with Federer and Nadal: Wilander Novak Djokovic stands on the verge of holding all four Grand Slam titles for the second time in his career and should he do it by winning the French Open, it would surpass anything Rafael Nadal or Roger Federer have achieved, said Mats Wilander....
10:48, 05/26/2019

It's not just Federer versus Nadal: Previewing the men's semi slugfests For only the fifth time in the Open Era, the top four men's seeds are in the French Open semifinals. We break down what to expect from these two blockbuster matchups....
21:32, 06/06/2019

Croft: The wind was ‘absolutely horrendous’ in Federer-Nadal "Eurosport expert Annabel Croft said the wind was “absolutely horrendous” during Rafael Nadal’s win over Roger Federer, adding that she had never seen conditions like it at Roland Garros."...
07:48, 06/07/2019

Federer and Nadal back in action at French Open PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer’s third-round opponent at the French Open is the son of a player who was in the field when the 20-time Grand Slam champion made his debut in Paris in 1999. The 37-year-old Federer faces 63rd-ranked Casper Ruud — who i...
02:00, 05/31/2019

| Federer, Nadal threaten Djokovic bid for historic Slam Novak Djokovic can become only the second man in history to have twice held all four Grand Slam titles at the same time with victory at the French Open....
22:16, 05/22/2019

Nadal extends record, to meet Federer in semis Defending champion Rafael Nadal will meet rival Roger Federer in the French Open semifinals, which will be the 39th career matchup between the two superstars....
11:48, 06/04/2019

French Open: Federer, Nadal advance to semifinals Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will play one another in the French Open semifinals after winning their respective matches during Tuesday's quarterfinals....
13:32, 06/04/2019

'Nadal wants to tear your heart out & Federer must match him' - McEnroe "Tennis legend John McEnroe says Roger Federer must match Rafael Nadal\u0027s desire and intensity if he is to beat his long-time rival and reach the Wimbledon final."...
03:32, 07/12/2019

| Federer struggles, Djokovic, Nadal cruise in Rome Roger Federer saved two match points to advance to the quarter-finals of the Italian Open as Rafael Nadal and top seed Novak Djokovic raced through in straight sets....
00:00, 05/17/2019

| 'I'm ready for special moment' of facing Federer, says Nadal Rafael Nadal resumes his spellbinding 15-year rivalry with Roger Federer for a place in the Roland Garros semi-finals, insisting it will be a "special moment"....
16:00, 06/04/2019

Will Nadal pass Federer for grand slam wins? Rafael Nadal's 12th French Open title took him to just two grand slams behind Roger Federer's mark of 20. But who will end their career with more majors?...
17:32, 07/02/2019

Federer, Nadal and Osaka win on busy day at Italian Open Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Naomi Osaka all advance with routine wins in the first of their two matches on a busy Thursday at the Italian Open        ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

'The View' hosts jump to Serena Williams' defense, smash Roger Federer, amid latest controversy Panelists on “The View” weighed in Monday on the controversy surrounding tennis players Serena Williams and Dominic Thiem and one host took a jab at Roger Federer....
11:16, 06/04/2019

Ageless Federer enjoys turning the tables on great foe Nadal There was no rain break, no twilight five-set drama and no Wimbledon trophy on offer on Friday but none of that bothered ageless Swiss maestro Roger Federer....
23:48, 07/12/2019

Rain postpones Federer, Nadal and Djokovic matches in Rome ROME (AP) — Play at the Italian Open has been wiped out by rain, meaning Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will have to wait until Thursday to play their opening matches at the clay-court tournament. Federer was slated to meet Joao Sousa...
12:48, 05/15/2019

French Open glance: Federer, Nadal face qualifiers on Day 4 A quick look at the French Open: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal face German qualifiers ranked outside the top 100 in the second round        ...
13:32, 05/28/2019

| Nadal, Federer one match from dream Roland Garros duel Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are closing in on a dream Roland Garros semi-final clash but standing in their way are Kei Nishikori and Stan Wawrinka....
22:32, 06/03/2019

| Federer, Nadal to meet in French Open semi-finals Roger Federer set up a mouthwatering French Open semi-final clash with Rafael Nadal to become the oldest men's Grand Slam semi-finalist in 28 years....
11:32, 06/04/2019

Wawrinka battles past Tsitsipas, Federer and Nadal dazzle Stan Wawrinka rolled back the years to stop Stefanos Tsitsipas in his tracks in the match of the tournament on Sunday to set up a French Open quarter-final against fellow Swiss Roger Federer....
16:00, 06/02/2019

‘The best ever’ – McEnroe marvels and despairs at Djokovic, Federer and Nadal’s dominance "John McEnroe declared Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal as the best-ever to play the men’s game after the trio cruised into the Wimbledon quarter-finals on Monday."...
14:32, 07/08/2019

Federer and Nadal face German qualifiers at French Open Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal play German qualifiers in second-round matches at the French Open on Wednesday        ...
02:48, 05/29/2019

| More details emerge for Federer v Nadal Cape Town match More key details have emerged after confirmation tennis greats Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal would be heading to Cape Town in 2020 to play an exhibition charity match....
13:32, 07/04/2019

Federer-Nadal, Serena's struggles among French Open takeaways What did we learn over the past two weeks at Roland Garros? The Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal rivalry remains the gold standard, Serena Williams needs a shakeup and more....
07:32, 06/11/2019

Federer-Nadal showdown highlights French Open semifinals All four French Open singles semifinals are scheduled on the same day and the most-anticipated matchup features Rafael Nadal against Roger Federer        ...
03:48, 06/07/2019

French Open glance: Federer, Nadal both in 3rd-round action A quick look at the French Open: Roger Federer's third-round opponent at the French Open is the son of a player who was in the field when the 20-time Grand Slam champion made his debut in Paris in 1999.        ...
13:32, 05/30/2019

Nadal, Djokovic advance; Federer and Osaka withdraw injured Rafael Nadal is looking more and more like his dominating self with each match he plays on clay this week        ...
18:16, 05/17/2019

Federer, Nadal to meet at French Open for first time since 2011 Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will face off at the French Open for the first time since 2011 after they won contrasting quarterfinals in wet Paris. Federer edged Stan Wawrinka in a bruising battle while Nadal eased past Kei Nishikori....
14:00, 06/04/2019

Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open: The 'King of Clay' dominated Dominic Thiem cementing his status as one of the greatest players in the history of men's tennis Clive Mason/Getty Images Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open title on Sunday, defeating Austrian Dominic Thiem in four sets. Nadal and Thiem traded powerful shots early, but as the match wore on, Nadal asserted his dominance and Thiem couldn't kee...
13:16, 06/09/2019

England suffer semi-final heartbreak as New Zealand reach final "Holders Australia will face New Zealand in the netball World Cup final after both emerged victorious from two thrilling semi-finals in Liverpool on Saturday."...
11:48, 07/20/2019

Rafael Nadal says he is taking clay slump 'naturally' Rafael Nadal is enduring an unusual slump on clay but says he is not too concerned with the streak of disappointing results on his favorite surface        ...
13:32, 05/12/2019

Rafael Nadal home from home and looking for a round dozen at Roland Garros • Spain’s No 2 seed gets off to straight-sets win at Roland Garros• Novak Djokovic makes similarly short work of Hubert HurkaczThe weight of history is bearing down on Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic more heavily than usual this year, although there ...
12:00, 05/27/2019

Nadal won't return until Wimbledon "French Open champion Rafael Nadal said he will play no grasscourt warm-up tournaments ahead of Wimbledon but is confident he can mount a challenge for a third title in southwest London."...
04:16, 06/10/2019

Nadal reaches Rome semis; Federer and Osaka withdraw injured Rafael Nadal is looking more and more like his dominating self with each match he plays on clay this week        ...
08:16, 05/17/2019

Coach Brings Fresh Ideas to Nadal’s 39th Match With Federer Ahead of a Friday semifinal at the French Open, Carlos Moyá explained the challenges Rafael Nadal has faced in recent years and how, like Roger Federer, he had revived his career....
17:16, 06/06/2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: Nadal eyes 12th; Djokovic, Federer 2nd each The AP takes a look at some of the men to watch at the 2019 French Open, including top-ranked Novak Djokovic, 11-time champion Rafael Nadal and 2009 champ Roger Federer        ...
10:00, 05/22/2019

Federer and Nadal to attempt world attendance record in Cape Town Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will attempt to set a world record for attendance at a tennis match, with the help of some celebrity guests, when they play an exhibition game in Cape Town in February....
14:16, 07/04/2019

French Open 2019: Federer, Nadal progress against little known German pair Oscar Otte and Yannick Maden might not have won against Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer at the French Open but the German pair who went through qualifying won't soon forget Wednesday....
11:32, 05/29/2019

Nadal and Djokovic head French Open cast as Federer returns For the first time in four years the big three in men's tennis will all be present at the French Open, all striving to etch another remarkable storyline in the red Parisian dirt....
17:32, 05/24/2019

Evans sets up Nadal clash with victory over De Minaur "Great Britain’s Dan Evans will face 18-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal in the second round of the Rogers Cup after beating Alex De Minaur 6-4, 7-6(8-6)."...
19:48, 08/06/2019

Federer crushes Clarke to reach third round Roger Federer dashed home hopes of an outlandish upset at Wimbledon by easing into the third round with a 6-1 7-6(3) 6-2 win over Britain's world number 169 Jay Clarke on Thursday to reach the third round....
11:00, 07/04/2019

Nadal beats Sugita to set up Kyrgios clash Rafael Nadal has had numerous nasty surprises in Wimbledon's early rounds so when Japan's Yuichi Sugita won the opening two games of their first-round clash on Tuesday he might have felt a pang of anxiety....
13:16, 07/02/2019

Ambitious Nadal will not play before Wimbledon French Open champion Rafael Nadal said he will play no grasscourt warm-up tournaments ahead of Wimbledon but is confident he can mount a challenge for a third title in southwest London....
05:32, 06/10/2019

Federer and Nadal renew old rivalry and serve up a contest for the ages | Jacob Steinberg Swiss justified the All England Club’s decision to make him No 2 seed as he came back from a limp second set against his old friend and rival to avenge 2008 final defeatTwo old friends played some tennis for a shade over three hours on a sunny Friday...
16:00, 07/12/2019

French Open 2019: Konta v Davis, as Federer and Nadal ease through – live! Updates from the fourth day at Roland GarrosOsaka battles back to beat SchmiedlovaYou can email Jacob here or tweet him here 5.39pm BST At the third time of asking Jo Konta finds an ace to seal the first set against Lauren Davis. She takes it 6-3 and...
09:48, 05/29/2019

French Open 2019 - Can Federer and Djokovic challenge Nadal, will Serena triumph? "The 2019 French Open will see Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic attempting to upset the king of clay Rafael Nadal - and can Serena Williams triumph?"...
09:32, 05/22/2019

| Noah, Gates join Federer, Nadal for Cape Town charity match Next year's Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal showdown in Cape Town got a further injection of star power with confirmation Bill Gates and Trevor Noah will also take part....
13:32, 07/04/2019

Djokovic, Nadal and Konta progress to Rome semis, Osaka and Federer bow out with injury Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal and Johanna Konta progressed to the Italian Open semi-finals on Friday, but Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka were forced to withdraw with injury problems....
19:32, 05/17/2019

Nadal rallies to beat Mayer in 3 sets in Barcelona Open Rafael Nadal recovered from a slow start to defeat Leonard Mayer in three sets and advance to the third round of the Barcelona Open        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Nadal sets up Kyrgios showdown after breezing past Sugita "Rafael Nadal set up a tantalising showdown with Nick Kyrgios after breezing into the second round of Wimbledon with a routine straight-sets win over qualifier Yuichi Sugita."...
11:48, 07/02/2019

Federer, Williams moves on, but Kerber goes out at Wimbledon Eight-time champion Roger Federer and seven-time women's champion Serena Williams moved into the third round at Wimbledon, while defending champion Angelique Kerber went out in the second       ...
12:00, 07/04/2019

Djokovic bests Federer in 5th-set tiebreaker at Wimbledon Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, barely beating Roger Federer        ...
13:00, 07/14/2019

| Federer looks to Wimbledon after 10th Halle title Roger Federer said he was ready for Wimbledon after waltzing past Belgium's David Goffin in straight sets to win a record-extending 10th title in Halle....
21:16, 06/23/2019

Federer drops set -- but then cruises in Wimbledon opener Roger Federer didn't suffer a shock exit at Wimbledon in his 2019 opener, but the record eight-time champion gave his millions of fans a minor scare when he lost a set against a player who grew up idolizing him -- make that another one....
17:32, 07/02/2019

Federer moves forward, but Kerber goes out at Wimbledon Eight-time champion Roger Federer moved into the third round at Wimbledon, while defending champion Angelique Kerber went out in the second       ...
10:16, 07/04/2019

Federer survives first-set wobble to down Wimbledon debutant Roger Federer set pulses racing for around 40 minutes on Tuesday as Wimbledon debutant Lloyd Harris threatened to overthrow the established order before eventually succumbing to a 3-6 6-1 6-2 6-2 first round defeat....
11:00, 07/02/2019

Federer bags more records as he downs Pouille to reach last 16 Roger Federer kept tennis statisticians on their toes on Saturday as he mopped up a few more records by trampling all over Lucas Pouille's dreams in a rip-roaring 7-5 6-2 7-6(4) win to reach the fourth round of Wimbledon....
15:00, 07/06/2019

Federer battles past Ruud to reach last 16 in historic win "Roger Federer eased past Norway\u0027s Casper Ruud 6-3 6-1 7-6(10-8) on Friday to become the oldest male player to reach the fourth round at the French Open in almost 50 years."...
14:32, 05/31/2019

Nadal beats Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 for 12th French Open Rafael Nadal pulled away in what had suddenly become a tight final to beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 Sunday for his record-extending 12th French Open championship....
10:00, 06/09/2019

| Nadal, Kyrgios to clash in Wimbledon blockbuster Rafael Nadal set-up a Wimbledon second round blockbuster with bitter Australian rival Nick Kyrgios after seeing off Japanese qualifier Yuichi Sugita....
15:00, 07/02/2019

All eyes will be on Nadal vs. Kyrgios matchup at Wimbledon Two-time Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal will face Nick Kyrgios at Centre Court in the marquee matchup on Day 4 of Wimbledon        ...
02:32, 07/04/2019

Nadal to prepare for Wimbledon at Hurlingham event World number two Rafa Nadal has entered next week's Aspall Tennis Classic in Hurlingham to get some grass court play under his belt ahead of next month's Wimbledon Championships....
03:00, 06/20/2019

Cilic thumps Nadal in Wimbledon warm-up "Spaniard Rafael Nadal got a quickfire reminder of the challenge he faces to win a third Wimbledon title as he was blown away by big-serving Marin Cilic in an exhibition match on Wednesday"...
10:16, 06/26/2019

Nadal shrugs off difficult build-up for Wimbledon Rafael Nadal has taken a tumble in practice and lost two warm-up matches in what has appeared a problematic build-up to Wimbledon but he was adamant on Saturday that he will be ready to launch a concerted assault on a third title....
07:48, 06/29/2019

The Latest: Nadal says he won’t play Wimbledon warmups PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 8:35 p.m. Rafael Nadal says he will again not play any warmup tournaments before Wimbledon. Nadal hasn’t entered a grass-court tournament ahead of Wimbledon in any season since 2015....
14:00, 06/09/2019

Dominant Nadal brushes aside Tsonga at Wimbledon World number two Rafa Nadal was in ruthless form on Centre Court on Saturday as he marched into the fourth round at Wimbledon with a 6-2 6-3 6-2 rout of France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga....
11:00, 07/06/2019

Nadal: Wimbledon seedings formula is unfair Rafael Nadal respectfully voiced his disapproval of Wimbledon's unique seeding formula, which has elevated Roger Federer to the No. 2 seed because of his grass-court history....
10:48, 06/29/2019

Opinion: Latest Federer-Nadal match will have a huge impact on each player's legacy Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal meet again, with Federer aiming to solidify his spot as the greatest player in history, and Nadal closely behind.        ...
13:32, 07/11/2019

Nadal: 'Federer record doesn't bother me, dodgy knees cost me 15 Grand Slams' "Rafael Nadal took sole ownership of one record when he claimed a 12th French Open title on Sunday but says matching Roger Federer\u0027s haul of 20 Grand Slams will not become an obsession."...
04:16, 06/10/2019

Women's semi-finals due for simultaneous starts, Federer-Nadal to play on Philippe Chatrier "The women\u0027s semi-finals at the French Open will start at the same time on Friday morning due to schedule problems following Wednesday\u0027s rain delay."...
05:32, 06/06/2019

| Nadal crushes Chardy to reach Rome Round 3 Defending champion Rafael Nadal lost just one game as he crushed France's Jeremy Chardy in straight sets to advance to the third round of the Italian Open....
05:16, 05/16/2019

Duchess of Cambridge 'says Prince George has practised tennis with Roger Federer' Kate said Prince George's favourite tennis player is Roger Federer, and that the young royal had coaching from him, according to Anne Keothavong Follow the latest tennis LIVE here...
04:00, 07/04/2019

Roger Federer criticizes age rule that limits Cori 'Coco' Gauff Roger Federer is not a fan of the age rule that limits female tennis players from playing in a cornucopia of major events.       ...
20:48, 07/09/2019

Wimbledon is Federer's best chance to win 21st slam: Wilander Wimbledon is Roger Federer's best chance to win another Grand Slam but, at 37, the Swiss maestro is no longer an outright favorite to prevail in multiple five-set contests over two weeks, seven-times Grand Slam champion Mats Wilander said....
07:16, 06/30/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Federer, Serena to play on No. 1 Court A quick look at Wimbledon: Roger Federer will be up against a player who wasn't even 1 year old when the eight-time champion made his debut at the All England Club in 1999        ...
15:48, 07/03/2019

Serena, Sharapova, Federer among top storylines on road to Wimbledon Will Serena Williams play a tuneup? Can Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova make successful returns? Those are a few of the burning questions in a short but busy grass-court circuit....
10:16, 06/18/2019

| Federer rues 'missed opportunity' to win Wimbledon title Roger Federer said he could not believe he had let slip two match points which would have sealed his ninth Wimbledon title after losing to Novak Djokovic....
01:32, 07/15/2019

| Federer into Wimbledon last 16 with record 350th Grand Slam win Eight-time Wimbledon singles champion Roger Federer posted yet more landmarks as all the main contenders encountered few problems in reaching the last 16....
16:32, 07/06/2019

Federer outlasts Monfils to reach Madrid Open quarterfinals Roger Federer has reached the quarterfinals of the Madrid Open after saving two match points in a three-set win over a gritty Gael Monfils        ...
16:00, 05/09/2019

Back on top: Nadal beats Djokovic for 9th Italian Open title Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be after winning Italian Open title with victory over Djokovic        ...
11:16, 05/19/2019

Nadal beats Auger-Aliassime to advance in Madrid Open Rafael Nadal has reached the third round of the Madrid Open with a two-set win over Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime        ...
10:48, 05/08/2019

The Latest: Nadal says he won't play Wimbledon warmups The latest on the French Open: Rafael Nadal says he will again not play any warmup tournaments before Wimbledon        ...
15:00, 06/09/2019

Djokovic has sympathy for Nadal over Wimbledon seedings gripe "Rafael Nadal received support from Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic on Tuesday after criticising the unique seedings formula used by the grasscourt Grand Slam which gets underway at the All England Club on Monday."...
13:32, 06/25/2019

Cilic offers Nadal a Wimbledon reality check Spaniard Rafael Nadal got a quickfire reminder of the challenge he faces to win a third Wimbledon title as he was blown away by big-serving Marin Cilic in an exhibition match on Wednesday....
13:48, 06/26/2019

Nadal survives Kyrgios test in Wimbledon thriller Twice Wimbledon champion Rafa Nadal emerged victorious from a memorable four-set duel with Australian wild man Nick Kyrgios that delivered everything it had promised in front of an enraptured Centre Court crowd on Thursday....
14:16, 07/04/2019

The Latest: Back on grass, Nadal wins again at Wimbledon Playing his first match since winning his 12th French Open title, Rafael Nadal had little trouble in making the switch from clay to grass        ...
11:48, 07/02/2019

Frustration for Nadal as Wimbledon mission falls short Rewarding as it was for Rafael Nadal to become the only player to win the same Grand Slam 12 times by chalking up his dozen at last month's French Open, the Spaniard arrived at Wimbledon this year like a man on a mission....
23:48, 07/12/2019

Why the Nadal-Kyrgios match at Wimbledon is so full of drama In a rivalry stoked by recent exchanges in the press, Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios will face off Thursday in the most hotly anticipated match of the second round....
16:16, 07/03/2019

Nadal shakes off slow start to reach Montreal third round Top seed and defending champion Rafa Nadal overcame a slow start to beat British qualifier Dan Evans 7-6(6) 6-4 on Wednesday and reach the third round of the Rogers Cup in Montreal....
19:16, 08/07/2019

Nadal, Djokovic reach quarterfinals at Monte Carlo Masters Defending champion Rafael Nadal advanced to the quarterfinals of the Monte Carlo Masters by beating Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 6-1 Thursday        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Nadal sinks Wawrinka in straight sets to book place in Madrid semis "Rafael Nadal produced his best performance on clay this season to defeat Stan Wawrinka 6-1 6-2 in the quarter-final stage of the Madrid open on Friday."...
16:48, 05/10/2019

'For now it hurts': Federer falls short of storybook ending at Wimbledon In a heartbreaking, instant classic Wimbledon final, 37-year-old Roger Federer couldn't quite close the deal against rival Novak Djokovic to win his 21st Grand Slam title....
15:48, 07/14/2019

Federer shows killer instinct to crush Clarke at Wimbledon With his usual level of ruthlessness and near effortless efficiency, Roger Federer dashed home hopes of an outlandish upset at Wimbledon by easing into the third round with a straight sets victory over Britain's Jay Clarke on Thursday....
14:16, 07/04/2019

Djokavic outlasts Federer in Wimbledon Finals that lasted nearly 5 hours WIMBLEDON, England (AP) – Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, coming back to beat Roger Federer in an unprecedented fifth-set tiebreaker Sunday. What a showdown it was in the...
23:16, 07/14/2019

Thiem ousts Federer in Madrid Open thriller to reach semis Dominic Thiem edged a thrilling clash with Roger Federer 3-6 7-6(11) 6-4 to end the Swiss veteran's clay season comeback and reach the Madrid Open semi-finals on Friday....
13:48, 05/10/2019

Nadal Beats Thiem To Claim 12th French Open Title PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal has won a 12th French Open title. Nadal beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 in a rematch of last year’s final. It’s Nadal’s 18th Grand Slam title, moving him within two of Roger Federer’s record for...
11:00, 06/09/2019

The Latest: Nadal beats Thiem for 12th French Open title The latest on the French Open: Rafael Nadal has won a 12th title at Roland Garros with a 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 win over Dominic Thiem       ...
10:00, 06/09/2019

Tough Wimbledon draw for Nadal as Kyrgios looms in second round Already riled by Wimbledon's seedings policy, twice champion Rafael Nadal's mood would not have improved after falling foul of Friday's draw which handed him a potential second-round clash with controversial Australian Nick Kyrgios....
05:48, 06/28/2019

Querrey's reward for Wimbledon quarterfinal? Facing Nadal Sam Querrey is in the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the third time in four years and now needs to beat Rafael Nadal        ...
17:00, 07/08/2019

| Djokovic, Nadal untroubled at Wimbledon as Monday proves not so manic Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal eased into the Wimbledon quarter-finals on Monday as the sport's Grand Slam heavyweights continued to deliver blow after blow....
12:00, 07/08/2019

| Nadal v Kyrgios, part 7: Wimbledon braced for bitter clash Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios resume their bitter rivalry at Wimbledon as the two-time champion tackles the combustible Australian for a place in the last 32....
09:00, 07/03/2019

Serena, Djokovic, Nadal highlight storylines to watch at Wimbledon Is this Serena Williams' last best chance to win a major? Will Novak Djokovic continue to dominate on grass? Here's what to watch for when play begins Monday at Wimbledon....
07:32, 06/26/2019

Heavier balls to blame for slower game at Wimbledon, says Nadal The tennis balls becoming heavier during play on the grass at the All England Club is to be blamed for the slower game at the Wimbledon and not the playing surface, third seed Rafa Nadal said on Saturday....
15:00, 07/06/2019

Wary of past pain, Nadal eyes third Wimbledon title Rafa Nadal received a degree of sympathy this week when he questioned a Wimbledon seedings formula that relegated him down to third in this year's draw despite a world ranking of two....
04:48, 06/27/2019

Federer primed for Wimbledon charge after sealing 10th Halle crown Roger Federer warmed up for next month's Wimbledon championships by swatting aside David Goffin 7-6(2) 6-1 to win the Halle Open title for the 10th time on Sunday....
10:48, 06/23/2019

Gauff, 15, beats Rybarikova to reach third round Coco Gauff, 15, who upset Venus Williams in the first round, knocked off former Wimbledon semifinalist Magdalena Rybarikova to reach the third round....
14:16, 07/03/2019

Dirty dozen: Nadal beats Thiem for 12th French Open title Rafael Nadal pulled away in what had suddenly become a tight final to beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 for his record-extending 12th French Open championship       ...
10:00, 06/09/2019

Nadal Teaches Kyrgios Lesson At Wimbledon, Champion Kerber Knocked Out Rafael Nadal's pleasure was evident when he sealed the match against a man he had accused of lacking respect for the sport as he fist-pumped and jumped in the air...
20:48, 07/04/2019

Wimbledon day four: Nadal outlasts Kyrgios, Kerber goes out and Murray returns – video Rafa Nadal emerged victorious from a memorable four-set duel with rival Nick Kyrgios, while Roger Federer is set to equal Jimmy Connors’s Open-era record of 17 appearances in the third round following a win over Jay Clarke.Defending champion Angeliqu...
17:16, 07/04/2019

Wimbledon day two: Nadal and Kyrgios set up meeting as Barty and Konta also advance – video Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal survived early scares when they stepped on to the Wimbledon grass for the first time on Tuesday, but it is the Spaniard who must prepare for another rumble on Thursday when he faces his new nemesis, Nick Kyrgios, who wo...
23:32, 07/02/2019

Wimbledon order of play - Day 4: Get set for Nadal v Kyrgios and Murray returns to court "Nick Kyrgios\u0027 showdown with Rafael Nadal headlines Centre Court on Wimbledon Day 4 while Roger Federer plays on the new No.1 Court for the first time."...
13:48, 07/03/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Konta v Kvitova; Nadal and Williams through, Barty out – live! Follow Simona Halep v Coco Gauff – live! Alison Riske beats Ashleigh Barty 3-6, 6-2, 6-3And you can email Rob or tweet @RobBleaney 3.22pm BST Konta 1-2 Kvitova* (* denotes server)Kvitova sends Konta one way then the other with two fine swinging serve...
07:32, 07/08/2019

'I'm getting closer' - Djokovic nears Federer tally with 16th Slam title at Wimbledon "\"When the crowd is chanting \u0027Roger\u0027 I hear \u0027Novak\u0027,\" freshly-crowned Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic said with a smile on Sunday."...
02:00, 07/15/2019

Rogerer Federer makes French Open history as oldest man to reach fourth round Roger Federer eased past Norway's Casper Ruud 6-3 6-1 7-6(10-8) on Friday to become the oldest male player to reach the fourth round at the French Open....
13:16, 05/31/2019

Zverev beats Delbonis to reach Hamburg quarterfinals Second-seeded Alexander Zverev pleased his home crowd by beating Federico Delbonis on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Hamburg European Open        ...
13:00, 07/25/2019

Thiem beats Cuevas to reach 2nd round in Hamburg French Open finalist Dominic Thiem beat Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 7-6 (3) Tuesday to reach the second round of the Hamburg European Open       ...
08:16, 07/23/2019

Norway beats Australia on penalties to reach quarterfinals NICE, France (AP) — Ingrid Engen hit the decisive penalty kick and Norway beat Australia in a shootout Saturday night to advance to the quarterfinals of the Women’s World Cup. Australia captain Sam Kerr, who was frustrated by Norway most of the...
16:48, 06/22/2019

Teenager Vondrousova beats Martic to reach Paris last four Marketa Vondrousova's amazing French Open run continued on Tuesday when the unseeded Czech teenager beat Croatian Petra Martic 7-6(1) 7-5 to reach the semi-finals....
15:48, 06/04/2019

Thiem beats Fucsovics to reach Hamburg quarterfinals Top-seeded Dominic Thiem eased past Marton Fucsovics of Hungary in straight sets to reach the quarterfinals of the Hamburg European Open        ...
16:16, 07/24/2019

The Latest: Anisimova beats Halep to reach semifinals PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 1:20 p.m. American teenager Amanda Anisimova reached the French Open semifinals by upsetting defending champion Simona Halep 6-2, 6-4. The 17-year-old Anisimova won on her first match ...
04:32, 06/06/2019

Sabalenka beats Puig to reach semifinals in Strasbourg Second-seeded Aryna Sabalenka defeated former champion Monica Puig 6-1, 3-6, 6-2 to reach the semifinals of the Internationaux de Strasbourg clay-court tournament on Thursday        ...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Nadal beats Thiem to claim record-stretching 12th French Open title Defying the years and one of the most fierce onslaughts he has ever faced at Roland Garros, Rafa Nadal won his 12th French Open crown on Sunday, leaving Dominic Thiem crushed and a packed Parisian stadium shaking their heads in wonder....
11:32, 06/09/2019

Best Buy deliveryman sets elderly woman on fire; beats her to death: cops A Best Buy delivery man allegedly doused a woman with a liquid chemical and beat her to death after installing her washer and dryer in Florida, cops said. Jorge Luis Depre Lachazo, 21, arrived at the Boca Raton home with his coworker to install the a...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Wimbledon champion Kerber beats Stosur in Eastbourne Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber continued her impressive build-up with a 6-4 6-4 defeat of Australian Sam Stosur in her opening match at the Eastbourne championships on Tuesday....
16:00, 06/25/2019

Chasing an 8th Wimbledon title, Williams beats Riske in 3 When Serena Williams' serve wasn't getting her all the points she needed at Wimbledon, she turned to her return game        ...
07:48, 07/09/2019

Opelka pulls off another upset at Wimbledon, beats Wawrinka In a Wimbledon tournament filled with early upsets, Reilly Opelka pulled off another one in the second round        ...
07:16, 07/03/2019

Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon A stunning Simona Halep beat Serena Williams 6-2 6-2 to become the first Romanian to ever win Wimbledon and deprive the American of a 24th grand slam title that would have tied Margaret Court for the all-time lead....
08:16, 07/13/2019

Venus beats Serena to 2008 Wimbledon title Venus Williams talks to CNN after beating sister Serena for her fifth Wimbledon singles title in 2008. Republished as part of 25 years of CNN World Sport....
09:32, 04/28/2019

Pera beats Wang to reach Prague Open semis PRAGUE (AP) — Bernarda Pera reached her second WTA Tour semifinal by upsetting third-seeded Qiang Wang 6-0, 6-7 (5), 6-3 at the Prague Open on Thursday. It was only the American’s second career victory over a top-20 ranked player and earned Per...
10:00, 05/02/2019

Italy beats China to reach Women's World Cup quarterfinals Europeans are dominating the Women's World Cup. In beating China 2-0, Italy not only equaled its best ever performance in the tournament but also became the sixth European country to progress to the last eight....
11:48, 06/25/2019

Tsitsipas beats tricky Bolivian Dellien to reach third round Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas came through a stern test against tricky Bolivian Hugo Dellien to book his place in the French Open third round for the first time on Wednesday....
08:48, 05/29/2019

Konta beats Venus to reach Rome quarter-finals "Johanna Konta beat a third American in the space of four days - and a second in the space of a few hours - defeating Venus Williams 6-2, 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals of the Internazionali BNL D\u0027Italia in Rome."...
09:16, 05/16/2019

New Jersey beats New York to reach Little League World Series Early Saturday afternoon, the Elmora Youth Little League team, from Elizabeth, N.J., received a little love from the Mets’ Todd Frazier, himself a former Little League star from New Jersey, when he retweeted a pregame message from the team’s Twitter ...
23:16, 08/10/2019

Chile beats Ecuador 2-1 to reach Copa America quarterfinals Alexis Sanchez scored a second-half winner to give Chile a 2-1 win over Ecuador and a spot in the quarterfinals of the Copa America       ...
18:32, 06/21/2019

Ohio State beats Gophers 8-6 to reach B10 championship game Brady Cherry homers in 4-run fourth inning, Ohio State beats Gophers 8-6 to reach Big Ten title game against Huskers        ...
13:16, 05/26/2019

Relentless Djokovic beats Pouille to reach semi-finals Novak Djokovic wore down Lucas Pouille after an even first set, dispatching the Frenchman 7-6(2) 6-1 in a Cincinnati Masters quarter-final in Ohio on Friday....
02:32, 08/17/2019

Simona Halep sets sights on Olympics after fulfilling Wimbledon dream The women’s champion aims to use her emphatic victory over Serena Williams as a springboard for further success, with 2020 Olympics in Tokyo a major goalShortly after her stunning victory over Serena Williams in the Wimbledon final on Saturday, Simon...
04:32, 07/15/2019

Serena Williams beats sister Venus for second Wimbledon title Serena Williams on beating sister Venus to clinch her second straight Wimbledon title in 2003. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th anniversary....
09:32, 04/28/2019

Halep beats Serena Williams to win Wimbledon singles title Simona Halep became the first Romanian to win a Wimbledon singles title after she beat seven-times champion Serena Williams 6-2 6-2 in the final on Saturday....
07:32, 07/13/2019

The Latest: Konta beats Stephens to reach French Open semis Johanna Konta has reached the French Open semifinals for the first time after beating last year's runner-up Sloane Stephens 6-1, 6-4        ...
07:00, 06/04/2019

Chile beats Colombia in shootout to reach Copa América semis SAO PAULO (AP) — Chile stayed on track to defend its Copa América title by defeating Colombia 5-4 on penalties in the quarterfinals of the South American competition on Friday. Alexis Sánchez scored the decisive penalty kick to send the two-time defe...
22:48, 06/28/2019

| Serena battles through at Wimbledon, Halep storms back to reach SF Serena Williams is just two wins away from equalling Margaret Court's Grand Slam titles record but she wobbled several times in her Wimbledon match against Alison Riske....
13:48, 07/09/2019

Naomi Osaka ousted by Yulia Putintseva in straight sets in first round at Wimbledon Naomi Osaka, the No. 2 seed in the women's field at Wimbledon — and No. 2-ranked player in the world — lost 7-6, 6-2 to Yulia Putintseva.       ...
16:48, 07/01/2019

Naomi Osaka loses in Wimbledon first round in straight sets to Yulia Putinseva Naomi Osaka, the No. 2-ranked female tennis player in the world, lost in the first round of Wimbledon on Monday falling in straight sets to Yulia Putinseva....
16:32, 07/01/2019

Caty McNally, 17, beats Christina McHale to reach quarterfinals of Citi Open Caty McNally, part of a crop of impressive American teens, fights off chest congestion and second-set blowout to advance in Citi Open.       ...
14:48, 08/02/2019

Watch: Serena Williams wins, sets up USA quarterfinal clash with Alison Riske at Wimbledon Serena Williams beat Carla Suarez Navarro in straight sets Monday, setting up a quarterfinal clash against fellow American Alison Riske at Wimbledon....
11:00, 07/08/2019

Nadal: 'I played a great final' "Reactions from tournament top seed Rafa Nadal after he won his fifth Rogers Cup title on Sunday with an easy 70 minute dismissal of Russian Daniil Medvedev 6-3 6-0."...
16:00, 08/12/2019

Serena Williams withstands surge from Alison Riske to reach Wimbledon semifinals Serena Williams withstood a late surge from American Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals on Tuesday but held on for the 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win.        ...
07:48, 07/09/2019

The one key that could lead us to another Nadal-Djokovic final in Paris You can't win a Grand Slam title in the first week, but you can certainly lose it. Which is why Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will be focused on one thing early on at the French Open: conserving energy....
23:00, 05/28/2019

Nadal, Medvedev advance to Rogers Cup final Top-seeded defending champion Rafael Nadal of Spain advanced to the Rogers Cup final when Gael Monfils of France withdrew before their semifinal        ...
06:00, 08/11/2019

Watch: Simona Halep beats U.S. teen Cori Gauff for quarterfinal berth at Wimbledon American Cori "Coco" Gauff, 15, watched her magical Wimbledon run end with a straight sets loss to Simona Halep Monday at the All-England Club in London....
11:00, 07/08/2019

American teenager Amanda Anisimova beats Simona Halep to reach French Open semifinals American teenager Amanda Anisimova reached the French Open semifinals by upsetting defending champion Simona Halep 6-2, 6-4.        ...
06:16, 06/06/2019

Federer faces Goffin in his 13th Halle Open final Roger Federer will play David Goffin in the final as he bids for a record-extending 10th Halle Open title on Sunday       ...
08:48, 06/22/2019

Djokovic Slam run ends at French; Thiem vs. Nadal in final Novak Djokovic's 26-match Grand Slam winning streak ended in the French Open semifinals because he made some odd strategic choices, because the wild weather bothered him, because the chair umpire got under his skin....
11:48, 06/08/2019

Simona Halep wins Wimbledon title after cruising past Serena Williams in straight sets for maiden SW19 crown Simona Halep produced one of the finest performances of her career to take her first Wimbledon title and deny Serena Williams a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles triumph....
09:16, 07/13/2019

Djokovic eyes French Open final against Nadal as clay begins As Novak Djokovic begins his preparations for a fourth straight Grand Slam title, he likes to imagine beating Rafael Nadal in the French Open final        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Factbox: Nadal's record-breaking 12 French Open final victories Factbox on Rafael Nadal's French Open final wins after he beat Dominic Thiem for the second year running on Sunday to become the first player to win the same Grand Slam title 12 times, edging ahead of Margaret Court's 11 Australian Open crowns:...
11:32, 06/09/2019

Monfils wins tough quarter-final to set up Nadal clash but may pull out "Frenchman Gael Monfils overwhelmed Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain in a third set tiebreak to set up a semi-final meeting with top seed Rafa Nadal at the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Saturday."...
05:33, 08/11/2019

Djokovic and Nadal to meet in Rome final, Konta faces Pliskova Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal won on Saturday to set up an Italian Open final meeting, while British number one Johanna Konta booked a final clash with Karolina Pliskova....
15:00, 05/18/2019

Garcia sets up Yastremska final in Strasbourg International "France\u0027s Caroline Garcia defeated compatriot Chloe Paquet 6-3 6-4 in the Strasbourg International semi-finals on Friday to set up a title clash with fifth seed Dayana Yastremska."...
11:16, 05/24/2019

Berrettini sets up Struff semi-final in Stuttgart Italian Matteo Berrettini cruised into the Stuttgart Open semi-finals after making light work of American Denis Kudla with a 6-3 6-3 win in just over an hour on Friday....
13:48, 06/14/2019

Australia defeat sets up England semi-final "Prolific opener David Warner smashed a brilliant 122 but could not claim victory for Australia as they slipped to a 10-run defeat to South Africa in their Cricket World Cup clash at Old Trafford on Saturday, leaving them facing a semi-final against ...
15:00, 07/06/2019

Federer wins 101st title, beating Isner in Miami Open final Roger Federer became tennis' first repeat champion of 2019 when he won his 101st career title by beating defending champion John Isner in the Miami Open final in straight sets        ...
12:48, 05/16/2019

Final preview: How Thiem can tame Nadal for maiden Roland Garros triumph "Mats Wilander and Alex Corretja preview the men\u0027s French Open final and consider what Dominic Thiem must do to prevent Rafa Nadal from winning a 12th title."...
01:48, 06/09/2019

U21 Euros: Germany win thriller to reach final Germany overcame a flurry of intense transition football from a talented Romania team to book their spot in the U21 Euro final. In the other semifinal, Spain beat France to set up a rematch of the last U21 Euro final....
14:48, 06/27/2019

Liverpool stuns Barcelona 4-0 to reach CL final LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool delivered the greatest in a long line of famous comebacks to reach the Champions League final on Tuesday, beating Lionel Messi’s Barcelona 4-0 at Anfield to overturn a three-goal deficit from the first leg. D...
14:32, 05/07/2019

Blues KO Sharks in Game 6, reach first Final since '70 The worst team in the entire NHL a few days into the new year completed an astounding turnaround Tuesday as the St. Louis Blues advanced to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 1970....
01:48, 05/22/2019

How the U.S. Beat England to Reach the World Cup Final Alyssa Naeher’s big moment came at last: a save that thoroughly validated her status as the American goalkeeper. She was mobbed by teammates who say they never doubted her....
20:32, 07/02/2019

France reach sixth Fed Cup final with win over Romania "Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic led France to their sixth Fed Cup final as they won the doubles to seal the two-time champions\u0027 dramatic 3-2 victory over Romania in their semi-final on Sunday."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

| USA edge England to reach women's SWC final Alex Morgan scored what proved to be the winner as holders the United States claimed a dramatic victory over England in their women's Soccer World Cup semi-final....
00:48, 07/03/2019

Gasquet sets up Cincinnati Masters semi-final with Goffin "Frenchman Richard Gasquet continued his comeback from groin surgery by defeating 11th seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut 7-6(2) 3-6 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Friday."...
18:00, 08/16/2019

Tottenham comeback stuns Ajax and sets up final against Liverpool When everything changed, there were suddenly seven, eight, maybe even nine Ajax players flat out on the pitch, their faces buried into the turf, not wanting to see any more. Somehow, Spurs had done it and in those moments we were reminded, once again...
21:16, 05/08/2019