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July 5th, 2017

Murray Sharpens Up, Nadal Not Impressed by Next Opponent; Fed, Djokovic on Thursday at Wimbledon

“I almost wanted to stop because they were hitting you in the face when you were trying to hit balls,” said Querrey of the ant invasion. “All over the place. I lost a set when the ants came. If I had won that set, probably wouldn’t have bugged me as much.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:16 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 31 Comments »

July 5th, 2017

Kvitova Ousted, Ants Invade Wimbledon; Seeds to be Tested Thursday

“I definitely have taken home a few both in my belly and in my bags,” said Konta of the ant invasion Wednesday. “I’m pretty sure I [swallowed a few].”

Posted by Staff @ 10:13 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 6 Comments »

July 5th, 2017

Bernard Tomic: I’m Bored During Matches, It’s Tough To Find Motivation Even At Wimbledon

Bernard Tomic is over tennis.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 7:10 pm in Wimbledon | 17 Comments »

July 5th, 2017

July Off Topic Thread

Non tennis goes here!

Posted by Staff @ 6:53 pm in Tennis | 27 Comments »

July 5th, 2017

Rafael Nadal Signs Prosthetic Leg At Wimbledon [Video]

Has Roger Federer signed one? Novak Djokovic did.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:42 pm in Videos, Wimbledon | 2 Comments »

July 5th, 2017

Grand Slams Considering Cutting First Round Prize Money To Stem The Tide Of Early Retirements

What happens when men retire in back-to-back matches on Centre Court? Change happens.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:37 pm in Prize Money, Wimbledon | 12 Comments »

July 5th, 2017

Daniil Medvedev Threw Money At The Chair Umpire After Losing At Wimbledon [Video]

Look what this 21-year-old Russian did after losing at Wimbledon.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:30 pm in Videos, Wimbledon | Comments Off