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Final-set tiebreak issue hit headlines after Wimbledon semi-final this yearKevin Anderson beat John Isner 26-24 in final set after six hours and 36 minutesUS Open is the only Grand Slam to have a final-set tiebreak in the singlesBy Simon Cambers, Reuters Published: 19:49 EDT, 4 September 2018 | Updated: 19:49 EDT, 4 September 2018 Wimbledon and the Australian Open are considering introducing final-set tiebreaks in 2019.The issue hit the headlines after the six-hour, 36-minute semi-final between Kevin Anderson and John Isner at Wimbledon this year, which Anderson won 26-24 in the final set.The exhausted South African then lost in straight sets to Novak Djokovic in the final. Wimbledon and the Australian Open are considering introducing final-set tiebreaks in 2019An All-England Club spokesperson says the topic will be reviewed and considered as part of the post-Championships debrief at Wimbledon.Tennis Australia offi…
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05.09.2018 · From The News
Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber crashes out of the US Open after defeat by Dominika CibulkovaAngelique Kerber has been knocked out of the US Open in New YorkShe found Dominika Cibulkova a step too far, the Slovakian winning 3-6 6-3 6-3Kerber said: 'I had my chances, but couldn't take them, especially in the third set'By Eleanor Crooks, Press Association Sport Published: 18:42 EDT, 1 September 2018 | Updated: 18:42 EDT, 1 September 2018 There will be four different grand slam champions for the second successive season after Wimbledon winner Angelique Kerber joined Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki in making an early exit in New York.Kerber was the last women to collect two slam titles in a season, winning the Australian and US Opens in 2016 before a dramatic slump last year.She has been resurgent under Wim Fissette, capped by her brilliant victory over Serena Williams at Wimbledon, and had reached at least the quarter-finals at all of the slams, b…
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02.09.2018 · From The News
Wimbledon 1-3 West Ham: Manuel Pellegrini avoids four defeats in a row after three second-half goals complete comeback against 10-man DonsWest Ham got their first win of the season as they came from behind to win 3-1Joe Pigott put the League One side ahead just the second minute with a header The hosts were then down to 10 men after Rod McDonald saw red in the first halfIssa Diop equalised with a long-range effort before Angelo Ogbonna also scoredJavier Hernandez put the game to bed with a third for the Hammers on Tuesday By Matt Barlow for the Daily Mail Published: 16:40 EDT, 28 August 2018 | Updated: 17:44 EDT, 28 August 2018 West Ham were playing a very dangerous game at a venue where a Womble patrols the perimeter of the pitch dragging a wheelie-bin behind him.The AFC Wimbledon mascot uses the bin primarily as a musical instrument, slamming the lid as he conducts songs from the terraces.But since these furry TV creatures are preconditioned to tidy w…
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28.08.2018 · From The News
Carabao Cup round two LIVE: Scores and updates as Wimbledon host West Ham while Brighton and Southampton meet in all Premier League encounterTen Premier League teams are in action in Tuesday's Carabao Cup matchesWest Ham visit League One Wimbledon for a London derby at KingsmeadowThe only all Premier League encounter sees Brighton play host to SouthamptonBy Robert Summerscales For Mailonline Published: 12:58 EDT, 28 August 2018 | Updated: 13:19 EDT, 28 August 2018 The Carabao Cup gets serious as Premier League teams, other than those competing in Europe, enter the tournament in round two.Tuesday night's busy fixture list includes a tasty London derby between West Ham United and League One Wimbledon.There is an all Premier League clash between Brighton and Southampton, while Crystal Palace, Leicester City, Cardiff, Wolves, Fulham and Huddersfield are also in action.Most ties kick off at 7.45pm, but Swansea vs Palace starts at 7.30pm, with West Brom vs Mansfield and Stoke vs Hudde&#…
28.08.2018 · From The News
Astroturf on Centre Court? Wimbledon weighing up controversial move to install an artificial playing surfaceWimbledon chiefs are considering installing an artificial surface on Centre CourtIt would make the court more durable and allow more matches to be played on itRugby uses similar pitch technology by weaving plastic grass with natural grassBy Nik Simon For The Mail On Sunday Published: 17:32 EDT, 21 July 2018 | Updated: 18:27 EDT, 21 July 2018 Wimbledon chiefs are considering a controversial move to install an artificial playing surface on Centre Court to allow more matches to be played.The Mail on Sunday can reveal plans are advanced for a hybrid practice court and committee members have been briefed about such surfaces.Wimbledon prides itself on its natural grass courts but there is growing demand for more women's games on Centre Court. Serbian Novak Djokovic picks up a piece of loose turf during a match at…
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22.07.2018 · From The News
Wimbledon 2-1 Brighton: Dons down Premier League opponents as Seagulls' record signing Jurgen Locadia limps off injuredJoe Pigott and Kwesi Appiah gave AFC Wimbledon a  first-half leadOliver Norwood scored a second-half penalty but Brighton fall to defeat Record signing Jurgen Locadia limped off in the first half for the Seagulls By Ian Winrow for MailOnline Published: 12:25 EDT, 21 July 2018 | Updated: 13:48 EDT, 21 July 2018  Jurgen Locadia handed Brighton manager Chris Hughton a pre-season injury scare after the hobbling out of the defeat at League One Wimbledon.The striker pulled up with a groin problem early in the second half when Albion were trailing to first half goals from Joe Pigott and Kwesi Appiah.Oliver Norwood pulled one back for the Premier League side with a 65th minute penalty.  Kewsi Appiah doubled the lead from close range for Wimbledon after Joe Pigott's opener But the main concern for Hughton…
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21.07.2018 · From The News
Serena Williams rises 153 places to world No 28 after finishing as Wimbledon runner-up Serena Williams was playing her fourth tournament since giving birthWilliams was beaten in the final by Angelique Kerber, the new World No 4Novak Djokovic is up to 10th after winning the men's tournament at SW19 By Jack Bezants for MailOnline Published: 10:31 EDT, 16 July 2018 | Updated: 10:31 EDT, 16 July 2018 Serena Williams returned to the world's top 30 in the WTA ranking…
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16.07.2018 · From The News
Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber celebrate Wimbledon singles titles at Champions' DinnerNovak Djokovic lifted his fourth Wimbledon singles title on Sunday afternoonA straight sets win over big-hitting South African Kevin Anderson saw him take itAngelique Kerber's impressive win over Serena Williams was her first SW19 title As part of dinner tradition, Djokovic danced with women's champion Kerber By Nathan Salt For Mailonline Published: 18:02 EDT, 15 July 2018 | Updat…
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16.07.2018 · From The News
Novak Djokovic yells 'shut the f*** up' to Wimbledon crowd but cheers up after his win saying it was nice to hear his son cheering on 'Daddy'Djokovic won his fourth Wimbledon title beating Kevin Anderson in three setsDespite the straight sets victory he found the partisan crowd highly frustratingThe Serbian tennis star asked the umpire to keep the crowd quiet at one stageThe 31-year-old said he relished the opportunity to play tennis in front of his sonBy Joe Middleton For Mailonline …
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15.07.2018 · From The News
By Associated Press Published: 16:43 EDT, 15 July 2018 | Updated: 16:54 EDT, 15 July 2018 LONDON (AP) - A quick look at Wimbledon: THE MEN'S SINGLES FINAL Novak Djokovic is back at his best and the Wimbledon champion for a fourth time, grabbing a lead right away against a weary Kevin Anderson in the final and winning 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (3) on Sunday. Anderson nearly managed to extend the match, holding five set points to force a fourth set. Djokovic held steady…
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15.07.2018 · From The News
Wimbledon 2018: Georgia 'Toff' Toffolo struts into the men's final in an all-white one-shouldered number alongside mystery male companionBy Andrew Bullock For Mailonline Published: 11:12 EDT, 15 July 2018 | Updated: 14:58 EDT, 15 July 2018 She's often out and about with a man in tow, and Sunday was no different for Georgia Toffolo as she sashayed her way into the Wimbledon 2018 men's final.Ever-stylish, the Made In Chelsea star, 23, stunned in an all-white ens…
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15.07.2018 · From The News
Novak Djokovic wins fourth Wimbledon title with straight-sets victory over Kevin AndersonNovak Djokovic appeared in his fifth Wimbledon final on Sunday afternoonThe 31-year-old claimed his fourth title beating Kevin Anderson 6-2 6-2 7-6 (3)Djokovic was pushed until the last point but won in two hours and 19 minutesAs a result of his performance, Anderson will no rise to World No 5 By Mike Dickson for the Daily Mail Published: 11:30 EDT, 15 July 2018 | Updated: 11:54 …
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15.07.2018 · From The News
Who's Who in Wimbledon's Royal Box? Real royalty and showbiz stars including Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne get the hottest ticket in townMen's final at Wimbledon showcased a star-studded Royal Box with actors Eddie Redmayne and Hugh GrantDuke and Duchess of Cambridge were also in attendance to watch Novak Djokovic take on Kevin AndersonThose in the Royal Box appeared in high sprites ahead of the match on Centre CourtBy Jessica Green For Mailonline Published: 11:14 EDT…
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15.07.2018 · From The News
British starlet Jack Draper falls just short in Wimbledon boys' final as he loses to Chun Hsin Tseng in three setsJack Draper loses to No 1 seed Chun Hsin Tseng 6-1, 6-7, 6-4 in the boys' finalThe 16-year old hoped to become the first British boys' champion since 1962He was exhausted by the third set and ultimately succumbed to a narrow defeatBy Kieran Gill for the Daily Mail Published: 11:33 EDT, 15 July 2018 | Updated: 11:56 EDT, 15 July 2018 Jack Draper mis…
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15.07.2018 · From The News
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