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Australian tennis great Peter McNamara dies aged 64

Mon, 22/07/2019 - 5:41am

The two-time Wimbledon doubles champion and Australian Davis Cup star is being remembered for his many tennis triumphs.

'Good luck': Grand Slam board 'sceptical' Tomic will improve behaviour that saw him fined $80,000

Sat, 20/07/2019 - 10:01pm

The tennis star is denied an appeal of his fine for not playing to "required professional standards" and is told in no uncertain terms "many would be even more than just sceptical" that he is capable of reforming his on-court behaviour.

'True champion': Ash Barty praised by Australian tennis legend Goolagong Cawley

Thu, 18/07/2019 - 6:52pm

The Australian tennis legend was in Darwin to launch the 2019 National Indigenous Tennis Carnival, and had some kind words for her fellow trailblazing tennis player.

The GOAT debate is unfair, but is Federer the best of his generation?

Mon, 15/07/2019 - 4:36pm

The GOAT debate in men's tennis can never be resolved, but the question of who is the best of the current generation is worth asking after Novak Djokovic's epic win over Roger Federer in the Wimbledon final, writes Luke Pentony.

Federer denied as Djokovic wins 16th major after victory in epic Wimbledon final

Mon, 15/07/2019 - 4:08am

Novak Djokovic becomes the fourth man in the Open era to win Wimbledon five times, edging Roger Federer in one of the best finals of all time.

Serena vows to continue fight for equality, but wait goes on for her next major title

Sun, 14/07/2019 - 12:49pm

After a highly publicised comeback post-pregnancy and a resounding thumping in the Wimbledon singles final, what does Serena Williams have to do to clinch another grand slam title?

Faultless Simona Halep downs Serena Williams to win Wimbledon singles title

Sun, 14/07/2019 - 12:50am

Serena Williams falls short of winning a record-equalling 24th career grand slam title, falling to a near-perfect performance by Romanian Simona Halep in the women's Wimbledon final.

Faultless Simona Halep downs Serena Williams to win Wimbledon singles title

Sun, 14/07/2019 - 12:50am

Serena Williams falls short of winning a record-equalling 24th career grand slam title, falling to a near-perfect performance by Romanian Simona Halep in the women's Wimbledon final.

Alcott completes 'Dylan Slam' with Wimbledon victory

Sat, 13/07/2019 - 11:40pm

Australia's Dylan Alcott has all four wheelchair quad singles titles in his keeping following his victory over his doubles partner Andy Lapthorne in the Wimbledon men's final.

Vintage Federer beats Nadal to reach Wimbledon final date with Djokovic

Sat, 13/07/2019 - 7:04am

Roger Federer, 37, becomes the oldest Wimbledon finalist since Ken Rosewall in 1974, overcoming old foe Rafael Nadal in a gripping semi to set up a final clash with Novak Djokovic.

Did Serena Williams just copy Ash Barty's Disney reference game at Wimbledon?

Fri, 12/07/2019 - 8:16am

Serena Williams cruises into her 11th Wimbledon final with a 59-minute demolition of Barbora Strycvoa and prepares to meet Simona Halep on Centre Court.

Nadal-Federer showdown looms as big three make Wimbledon men's semis

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 7:39am

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have not clashed at Wimbledon since Nadal triumphed in their epic 2008 final, while Novak Djokovic faces a semis match against Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut.

'Don't patronise me': Konta snaps back at reporter after Wimbledon loss

Wed, 10/07/2019 - 10:48am

Johanna Konta's often tetchy relationship with Britain's tennis media corps turns sour again as she accuses them of "picking on me" after her quarter-final loss to Czech Barbora Strycova at Wimbledon.

Serena battles through to singles semis, then pairs up with Murray to win in mixed doubles

Wed, 10/07/2019 - 8:09am

Lifting her play a much-needed notch down the stretch to grab the last three games, capping the comeback with her 19th ace, Williams reaches the semi-finals at the All England Club by gutsing out a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win over Alison Riske.

Ash Barty is out of Wimbledon. Will she retain her world number one ranking?

Tue, 09/07/2019 - 3:36pm

Ash Barty's hopes of completing the Wimbledon-French Open double might be over, but the Australian will keep her number one ranking. What does she have to do to stay there?

Nadal defends Wimbledon organisers over Barty scheduling

Tue, 09/07/2019 - 2:00pm

Ashleigh Barty's fourth-round match was overlooked for Wimbledon's Centre Court despite her billing as women's world number one, as 18-time major winner Rafael Nadal says he deserves to play on the showpiece court.

Williams cops $14k fine for damaging court, more than triple for Fognini's 'bomb' comment

Tue, 09/07/2019 - 1:27pm

Wimbledon officials fine Serena Williams triple the amount for damaging a practice court than Italian Fabio Fognini for saying he wished "a bomb would explode" at the club.

Barty's fairytale ends, but she slips in one more Disney line at Wimbledon

Mon, 08/07/2019 - 9:52pm

Australia's world number one Ash Barty suffers a shock defeat to unseeded American Alison Riske, but says her 15-match winning streak, which included a French Open title, was a "hell of a trip".

'Unwell' Tomic to appeal against Wimbledon fine for playing below standards

Sun, 07/07/2019 - 9:48pm

Bernard Tomic claims he felt run down and "a bit unwell" after a gruelling tournament in Turkey just before Wimbledon, before his 58-minute loss to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga broke records for all the wrong reasons at the All England Club.

The hidden messages in Ash Barty's Wimbledon press conferences

Sun, 07/07/2019 - 1:27pm

There's a Whole New World of interest in Ash Barty's Wimbledon press conferences as the straight-faced world number one drops Disney references into her answers.