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June 25th, 2014

Djokovic Hooks Worm; Thurs. Wimbledon Matches to Watch Include Nadal v Rosol Rematch

“I should have not complicated my life in the way,” Djokovic said about a straight-set opportunity that almost turned into a five-setter. “I was two sets up and had break point chances and I should have closed it out in the third set tiebreak.”

Posted by Staff @ 9:59 pm in Wimbledon | 111 Comments »

June 25th, 2014

Gael Monfils Explains To The Umpire Why He Sometimes Doesn’t Try [Video]

Gael Monfils had some fun in his first round win.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:01 pm in Videos, Wimbledon | 1 Comment »

June 25th, 2014

Watch Serena Williams Fall Into The Stands And On Some Fan’s Lap At Wimbledon [Video]

Serena Williams fell into the stands at Wimbledon today. No one was hurt. There were no fatalities.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 7:52 pm in Videos, Wimbledon | 7 Comments »

June 25th, 2014

Fabio Fognini Fined $27,500 For Being An Overall Idiot At Wimbledon

Fabio Fognini just likes being an idiot.

Posted by Staff @ 7:44 pm in Wimbledon | Comments Off

June 25th, 2014

Azarenka Ousted, Venus Sets Up Kvitova at Wimbledon

No. 2 seed and part-time head case Li Na of China led the top seeds with a routine 6-2, 6-2 win over Yvonne Meusburger of Austria 6-2, 6-2.

Posted by Staff @ 6:28 pm in Tennis | Comments Off

June 25th, 2014

Serena Returns; Djokovic vs. The Worm on Wed. at Wimbledon

Other Top 10 winners all easing into the second round in straight sets were No. 3 Simona Halep over Brazil’s Teliana Pereira 6-2, 6-2; No. 4 Aggie Radwanska dismissing Romanian qualifier Andreea Mitu 6-2, 6-1; No. 5 Maria Sharapova spanking Brit wildcard Samantha Murray 6-1, 6-0; and No. 9 Angie Kerber topping the other Radwanska sister Urszula 6-2, 6-4.

Posted by Staff @ 1:49 am in Wimbledon | 66 Comments »