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Serbia’s Djokovic Wins Wimbledon Men’s Title

Posted July 3rd, 2011 at 12:00 pm (UTC-5)
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Serbia’s Novak Djokovic has won the men’s Wimbledon singles title, defeating Rafael Nadal in four sets in London Sunday. Djokovic triumphed in the first two sets 6-4, 6-1, before Nadal rallied to win the third set 6-1. But Djokovic sealed the title with 6-3 victory in the final set. A frustrated Nadal punched his racket […]

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Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova Wins Wimbledon Women’s Title

Posted July 2nd, 2011 at 11:55 am (UTC-5)
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The Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova stunned the tennis world Saturday, defeating favored Russian Maria Sharapova to win the Wimbledon women’s title. Kvitova, a tall lefthander playing in her first Grand Slam singles final, dominated the match Saturday at the All England Club in London, winning in straight sets, 6-3, 6-4. Some tennis analysts had expected […]

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Top Women Ousted at Wimbledon

Posted June 27th, 2011 at 3:35 pm (UTC-5)
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Three top women tennis players have all been ousted in the fourth round at the Wimbledon championship in London, including two-time defending champion Serena Williams of the United States. After nearly one year on the sidelines with serious injury and health problems, the seventh-seeded Williams fell to ninth seed Marion Bartoli of France, 6-3, 7-6. […]

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Serena Williams to Defend Wimbledon Title

Posted June 7th, 2011 at 11:40 am (UTC-5)
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U.S. tennis star Serena Williams is set to return to the courts after nearly a year on the sidelines because of injuries and health issues. Williams says she will play in next week’s Eastbourne grass-court tournament, one of the warm-up events for Wimbledon, which begins June 20. That will set the stage for the 29-year-old […]

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