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July 17th, 2017

With Hard Courts Ahead, Roger Federer Trails Rafael Nadal By Just 550 Race Points!

The Race is on for No. 1!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:45 pm in Wimbledon, Year-End No. 1 | 149 Comments »

July 16th, 2017

Federer Flawless Against Cilic, Wins Record 8th Wimbledon Title, 19th Grand Slam

Roger Federer wins his 8th Wimbledon, and does it in his most dominant form ever.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:10 pm in Wimbledon | 109 Comments »

July 16th, 2017

Tennis World Reacts To Roger Federer’s 8th Wimbledon Title

The stars of tennis gave Roger Federer a salute for winning #19.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:53 pm in Social Media, Wimbledon | 15 Comments »

July 16th, 2017

Roger Federer’s Kids Weren’t Too Interested In Daddy Winning An 8th Wimbledon [Video]

Roger Federer’s young boys were styling at Wimbledon.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:23 pm in Videos, Wimbledon | 15 Comments »

July 16th, 2017

2017 Wimbledon Men’s Final Open Thread: Roger Federer v Marin Cilic

Talk about the Wimbledon final.

Posted by Staff @ 7:21 am in Wimbledon | 228 Comments »

July 15th, 2017

Roger Federer v Marin Cilic In The Wimbledon Final, Who’s The Pick?

Who’ll win the Wimbledon men’s final?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:17 pm in Wimbledon | 54 Comments »

July 14th, 2017

Federer Beats Berdych, Cilic Answers Querrey In Wimbledon Semifinals

Roger Federer and Marin Cilic will meet in the Wimbledon final on Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:03 pm in Wimbledon | 3 Comments »

July 13th, 2017

Federer v Berdych, Querrey v Cilic; Wimbledon SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews the Wimbledon semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:32 pm in Wimbledon | 154 Comments »

July 13th, 2017

Roger Federer: I’m Surprised To See Rafa, Andy And Novak Exit Wimbledon

Roger Federer wishes his Big 4 rivals the best of luck!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:19 pm in Wimbledon | 7 Comments »

July 13th, 2017

Roger Federer Is The Shortest And Least Powerful In The Wimbledon SF, But He’s The Favorite

Roger Federer doesn’t care about being the favorite. Though he is!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:17 pm in Wimbledon | No Comments »

July 12th, 2017

Murray Upset, Djokovic Retirement Causes Chaos; Federer Cruising at Wimbledon

“The whole tournament I’ve been a little bit sore,” Murray told reporters. “But I tried my best right to the end, gave everything I had. I’m proud about that.”

Posted by Staff @ 3:03 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 104 Comments »

July 11th, 2017

Federer Raonic, Djokovic v Berdych; Wimbledon QF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews and picks the Wimbledon men’s quarters.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:56 pm in Wimbledon | 166 Comments »

July 10th, 2017

Nadal Shocked, Djokovic Delayed in Monday Wimbledon R16 Matches

“I feel like I’m rested enough,” Federer said. “I can look at this quarterfinal in a totally relaxed fashion.”

Posted by Staff @ 8:53 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 57 Comments »

July 9th, 2017

Federer v Dimitrov, Raonic v Zverev; Azarenka v Halep; Wimbledon Monday Picks And Pans

The so-called “Best Day in Tennis” takes place Monday at Wimbledon. While the schedule is loaded with all 32 players left in the men’s and women’s draws, it can be the most “Annoying Day in Tennis” because you can’t possibly watch everything! And there’s a lot to see. And instead of just men, I’ll just [...]

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:08 pm in Wimbledon | 209 Comments »

July 9th, 2017

Led By Federer, Nadal And Djokovic, Big 4 Dominate Week One At Wimbledon

Sean Randall recaps week one at Wimbledon.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:41 pm in Wimbledon | No Comments »