Rain potentially saves Djokovic at Wimbledon, roof again helps Federer

July 1, 2016 2

Only time will tell, but another rain delay at Wimbledon on Friday may end up extending Novak Djokovic’s reign. Trailing Sam Querrey two sets to none, Djokovic–playing on a roofless Court 1–saw the heavens open up with more precipitation to postpone the remainder of their third-round showdown from Friday to Saturday. […]

  • 2016 Wimbledon draw analysis

    June 25, 2016 9

    Novak Djokovic does not have a particularly favorable draw at Wimbledon. The question is: will it matter? Djokovic and Roger Federer are on a collision course for the semifinals. The question is: will it happen? Andy Murray appears to be in good shape on the other side of the bracket. […]

  • Djokovic, Murray, Federer top three favorites at Wimbledon

    June 24, 2016 40

    There’s Novak Djokovic, there’s Andy Murray, and then there’s everyone else. The two French Open finalists are even bigger favorites at Wimbledon, and it’s not hard to figure out why. Djokovic, especially, is the obvious cream of the crop right now. […]

Del Potro upsets Wawrinka to reach Wimbledon third round

July 1, 2016 0

Juan Martin Del Potro turned back the clock on Friday, and by doing so he unexpectedly surged into the Wimbledon third round. Appearing on Centre Court for the first time since an epic 2013 semifinal loss to Novak Djokovic, Del Potro scored a 3-6, 6-3, 7-6(2), 6-3 victory over Stan Wawrinka. […]

Wimbledon R3 preview and prediction: Mahut vs. Herbert

July 1, 2016 6

It will be head-to-head showdown between arguably the best doubles partnership in the world when Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert square off in an unexpected third-round singles clash at Wimbledon on Friday afternoon. Neither has ever been to the second week of a Grand Slam. […]

As expected, Willis steals the show as Federer wins the match

June 29, 2016 1

It was unofficial Marcus Willis Day at Wimbledon, if not throughout all of London. The Cinderella story who has captivated the British sporting world this week may not have found the win column on Wednesday, but he will always be able to say that he played against Roger Federer on Centre Court at the All-England Club. […]

  • French Open third-round photos

    May 28, 2016 0

    Photos from Friday and Saturday at the French Open, including Novak Djokovic, Kei Nishikori, Fernando Verdasco, Dominic Thiem, Alexander Zverev, John Isner, David Goffin, Jack Sock, Vasek Pospisil, Venus Williams, and many more. […]

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