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#Wimbledon

From The42 'I would be very surprised if you saw her go far,' says Wozniacki of Wimbledon opponent after shock defeat Ouch

'I would be very surprised if you saw her go far,' says Wozniacki of Wimbledon opponent after shock defeat

The World number two suffered a shock defeat in the second round of the prestigious tournament.

From The42 Flying ants cause mayhem as world no.2 Wozniacki is dumped out of Wimbledon Ant And Decked

Flying ants cause mayhem as world no.2 Wozniacki is dumped out of Wimbledon

An ant infestation made things more difficult for the Dane as she was beaten by Ekaterina Makarova.

From The42 Sharapova insists she's made 'a lot of progress' after shock first round Wimbledon exit Trust The Process

Sharapova insists she's made 'a lot of progress' after shock first round Wimbledon exit

The 31-year-old tasted defeat in the opening round of a Grand Slam for the first time since 2010.

From The42 Serena Williams 'trying to find the rhythm' after powering to Wimbledon second round Return Of The Queen

Serena Williams 'trying to find the rhythm' after powering to Wimbledon second round

Chasing a 24th Grand Slam title, Williams defeated Arantxa Rus 7-5, 6-3.

From The42 Roger Federer kicks off Wimbledon with quick win - and shows off new $300m clothes deal RF

Roger Federer kicks off Wimbledon with quick win - and shows off new $300m clothes deal

Defending champion cruises past world number 57 Dusan Lajovic in just 79 minutes.

From The42 Serena Williams asks for fair treatment around drug testing Level Playing Field

Serena Williams asks for fair treatment around drug testing

“If that’s testing everyone five times, let’s do it,” said the American great as she addressed her recent ‘missed’ test.

From The42 Andy Murray pulls out of Wimbledon on eve of 2018 championship Sw19

Andy Murray pulls out of Wimbledon on eve of 2018 championship

The two-time winner says the tournament has come too soon in his comeback from a hip injury.

From The42 Andy Murray hoping to avoid hip flare-up and make grand slam return at Wimbledon Sw19

Andy Murray hoping to avoid hip flare-up and make grand slam return at Wimbledon

‘If I feel like I do today in a couple of days, I’ll be playing.’

Murray casts doubt over Wimbledon after 11-month comeback ends in defeat

‘How I feel tomorrow is relevant. If I wake up and don’t feel good then that’s not the best sign for best of five tennis.’

From The42 'Super exciting' - Positive update from Williams following French Open withdrawal On The Up

'Super exciting' - Positive update from Williams following French Open withdrawal

A day after pulling out of the French Open through injury, Serena Williams has hinted at a positive prognosis from her doctor.

From The42 BBC pay McEnroe 'at least 10 times' more than me for Wimbledon work, claims Navratilova Gender Pay Gap

BBC pay McEnroe 'at least 10 times' more than me for Wimbledon work, claims Navratilova

“John’s role is of a different scale, scope and time commitment,” BBC bosses insist.

From The42 A year and a half after fearing for her life, former Wimbledon champion announces comeback Revitalised

A year and a half after fearing for her life, former Wimbledon champion announces comeback

France’s Marion Bartoli originally retired immediately after winning the 2013 title.

From The42 Wimbledon will not be the same without her – Duchess pays tribute to Novotna Sw19

Wimbledon will not be the same without her – Duchess pays tribute to Novotna

After sharing an emotional moment on Centre Court in 1993, the Duchess of Kent has paid tribute to Jana Novotna, who died on Sunday.

From The42 Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies aged 49 RIP

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies aged 49

The Czech tennis player won the Wimbledon title in 1998.

From The42 Play on, player: Wimbledon will spend £71 million on a second roof Overheads

Play on, player: Wimbledon will spend £71 million on a second roof

Rain delays for the big matches at SW19 will soon be but a distant memory from your childhood.

From TheJournal.ie Wicklow man who joined Wimbledon game plans to auction Kim Clijsters' skirt for charity Skirting The Issue

Wicklow man who joined Wimbledon game plans to auction Kim Clijsters' skirt for charity

The charity helps with the costs for children who have to receive treatments in other countries for serious ailments.

From The42 Play until I'm 40 - Roger Federer eyes new era of supremacy after Wimbledon record Goat

Play until I'm 40 - Roger Federer eyes new era of supremacy after Wimbledon record

The Swiss legend hopes to be around for a while yet.

From The42 Irrepressible Federer outclasses teary Cilic to make Wimbledon history Legend

Irrepressible Federer outclasses teary Cilic to make Wimbledon history

He becomes the oldest winner at SW19 in the modern era.

From The42 Evergreen Federer bids to make Wimbledon history at the age of 35 King Roger

Evergreen Federer bids to make Wimbledon history at the age of 35

The Swiss great goes in search of an eighth Wimbledon title against Marin Cilic later.

From TheJournal.ie Irishman joins Wimbledon tennis match after offering advice to players from the stand Skirting The Issue
From The42 Federer downs Berdych to reach 11th Wimbledon final Centre Court

Federer downs Berdych to reach 11th Wimbledon final

The 35-year-old will meet Croatian Marin Cilic, who saw off Sam Querrey, on Sunday.

From The42 Serena loves Murray for 'casual sexism' riposte Support

Serena loves Murray for 'casual sexism' riposte

“He has spoken up for women’s rights and issues especially in tennis forever,” the US star added.

From The42 Venus becomes oldest Wimbledon finalist in 23 years as the dream ends for Konta Guess Who's Back

Venus becomes oldest Wimbledon finalist in 23 years as the dream ends for Konta

Twenty years after making her Wimbledon debut, the five-time champion is into her ninth final.

From The42 Magnificent Muguruza storms into Wimbledon final in just 64 minutes Game Set And Match

Magnificent Muguruza storms into Wimbledon final in just 64 minutes

The Spaniard produced a masterful display on Centre Court to book her place in Saturday’s decider.

From The42 Injury forces Djokovic to retire as he joins Rafa and Murray through the Wimbledon exit Wimbledon

Injury forces Djokovic to retire as he joins Rafa and Murray through the Wimbledon exit

It’s surely Roger’s to lose now? He cruised past Milos Raonic into the semi-finals.

From The42 Ireland's sole Wimbledon representative secures first round doubles win Sw19

Ireland's sole Wimbledon representative secures first round doubles win

Simon Carr and his American partner are into the second round of the boys’ doubles.

From The42 Hobbling Murray sent crashing out of Wimbledon by Querrey Hips Don't Lie

Hobbling Murray sent crashing out of Wimbledon by Querrey

The defending champion lost the fourth and fifth sets 1-6, 1-6 to exit at the quarter-final stage.

From The42 Konta sees off Halep in gripping contest to end British wait for female Wimbledon semi-finalist Sw19

Konta sees off Halep in gripping contest to end British wait for female Wimbledon semi-finalist

Venus Williams awaits the home favourite in the semi-final.

From The42 Djokovic survives injury scare to reach Wimbledon quarters Sw19

Djokovic survives injury scare to reach Wimbledon quarters

The second seed will now face Czech Republic’s Tomas Berdych.

From The42 Andy Murray slams 'unfair' Wimbledon in sexism scheduling spat Sw19

Andy Murray slams 'unfair' Wimbledon in sexism scheduling spat

‘I don’t think anyone’s suggesting it is fair. I’m not suggesting that it is,’ defending champion Murray said.

From The42 Nadal stunned by magnificent Muller in five set Wimbledon epic Muller Time

Nadal stunned by magnificent Muller in five set Wimbledon epic

It was a marathon on Court One.

From The42 Rafa Nadal gave his head an awful whack before taking the court today That's Gotta Hurt! This post contains videos

Rafa Nadal gave his head an awful whack before taking the court today

Giles Muller had every right to laugh, the head knock may have helped him end Nadal’s run of 28 straight set wins.

From The42 Venus Williams crushes Konjuh to become oldest Wimbledon quarter-finalist since Navratilova Staying Power

Venus Williams crushes Konjuh to become oldest Wimbledon quarter-finalist since Navratilova

Meanwhile, Johanna Konta has given Britain their first female quarter-finalist in sw19 since 1984.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are you watching Wimbledon this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you watching Wimbledon this year?

Anyone for tennis?

From The42 Roger Federer's bid to become the oldest ever Wimbledon champion is still on track Fed Express

Roger Federer's bid to become the oldest ever Wimbledon champion is still on track

He beat Germany’s Mischa Zverev to reach the fourth round.

From The42 'That's when you all heard me drop an F-bomb' - Mattek-Sands vows to come back from horror injury Strong Return

'That's when you all heard me drop an F-bomb' - Mattek-Sands vows to come back from horror injury

In a heartfelt Facebook post, the tennis ace expressed her gratitude to fans for all the messages received after her serious injury.

From The42 Andy Murray survives at Wimbledon but it was pretty nervy for a while in four-set thriller Sw19

Andy Murray survives at Wimbledon but it was pretty nervy for a while in four-set thriller

Fabio Fognini put up a strong challenge but Andy Murray is into the fourth round at Wimbledon.

From The42 Rafa Nadal has now won 10 consecutive Grand Slam matches without dropping a set Vamos Rafa

Rafa Nadal has now won 10 consecutive Grand Slam matches without dropping a set

The Spaniard powered into the last 16 at Wimbledon.

From The42 Grounds for concern? Wimbledon officials dismiss court fears after player complaints Sw19

Grounds for concern? Wimbledon officials dismiss court fears after player complaints

Some players have raised concerns over the playing surfaces at SW19.