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UPDATE 1-Tennis-Sharapova beaten by Kerber in thriller

Jul 1st 2014
LONDON, July 1 (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova's hopes of celebrating the 10th anniversary of her Wimbledon triumph with a sequel ended in a thrilling defeat by Germany's Angelique Kerber in the fourth round on Tuesday.






Tennis-Safarova leads Czech assault at Wimbledon

Jul 1st 2014
LONDON, July 1 (Reuters) - Lucie Safarova led the Czech charge into the Wimbledon semi-finals on Tuesday, beating Ekaterina Makarova of Russia 6-3 6-1 to become the first woman through to the last four.






Tennis-Wawrinka sets up all-Swiss showdown with Federer

Jul 1st 2014
LONDON, July 1 (Reuters) - Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka set up a mouth-watering Wimbledon quarter-final showdown with fellow Swiss Roger Federer after edging past 19th seed Feliciano Lopez 7-6(5) 7-6(7) 6-3 on Tuesday.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Lisicki's Wimbledon love-affair keeps blossoming

Jul 1st 2014
LONDON, July 1 (Reuters) - A sore shoulder could not prevent Sabine Lisicki's love-affair with grass from blossoming further as she reached the Wimbledon quarter-finals with a 6-3 3-6 6-4 win over Kazakhstan's Yaroslava Shvedova on Tuesday.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Federer casts aside Robredo in bid for eighth title

Jul 1st 2014
LONDON, July 1 (Reuters) - Roger Federer was at his imperious best on Tuesday, rattling past familiar foe Tommy Robredo 6-1 6-4 6-4 and into the Wimbledon quarter-finals for the 12th time in his career.






Tennis-Federer casts aside Robredo in bid for eighth title

Jul 1st 2014
LONDON, July 1 (Reuters) - Roger Federer was at his imperious best on Tuesday, rattling past familiar foe Tommy Robredo 6-1 6-4 6-4 and into the Wimbledon quarter-finals for the 12th time in his career.






Tennis-Halep eases past Diyas to reach Wimbledon quarter-finals

Jul 1st 2014
LONDON, July 1 (Reuters) - French Open runner-up Simona Halep raced to a 6-3 6-0 fourth round win over Kazakhstan's Zarina Diyas on Tuesday to become just the second Romanian woman to reach the quarter-finals at Wimbledon.






Tennis-Laver says ease off on the Kyrgios hype

Jul 1st 2014
July 1 (Reuters) - Australia have waited in vain for a men's talent to take the mantle from ageing warrior Lleyton Hewitt, but Rod Laver has cautioned the country not to put too much pressure on bright hope Nick Kyrgios.






UPDATE 2-Tennis-Djokovic makes no Tsonga and dance about injury

Jul 1st 2014
LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - If there were fears Novak Djokovic's double-fisted backhands may malfunction after a heavy fall on his shoulder three days ago, they were allayed on Monday by a show-stopping crosscourt service return on match point.






Tennis-Middle Sunday off is a bad idea, says Djokovic

Jul 1st 2014
LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - Wimbledon's routine of no play on the middle Sunday needs changing so that player interests are preserved and competitors do not have to endure best-of-five-set matches on successive days, said Novak Djokovic.






WRAPUP 3-Tennis-Bouchard sparkles as Murray reigns supreme

Jul 1st 2014
* Bouchard becomes Wimbledon's first Canadian quarter-finalist






Tennis-Wimbledon order of play on Tuesday

Jun 30th 2014
LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - Order of play on selected show courts on the eighth day of the Wimbledon championships on Tuesday. Centre Court (play starts at 1200GMT) 5-Maria Sharapova (Russia) v 9-Angelique Kerber (Germany) 2-Rafael Nadal (Spain) v Nick Kyrgios (Australia) 6-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) v Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (Czech Republic) Court One 4-Roger Federer (Switzerland) v 23-Tommy Robredo (Spain) 22-Ekaterina Makarova (Russia) v 23-Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic) Court Two (fr






UPDATE 2-Tennis-Champion Murray in a hurry on Centre Court

Jun 30th 2014
* Murray wary of next opponent Dimitrov (Recasts with quotes)






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Impressive Dimitrov sets up Murray meeting

Jun 30th 2014
LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - Grigor Dimitrov set up a mouth-watering quarter-final clash with Wimbledon title holder Andy Murray after a 6-4 7-6(6) 6-2 victory against Argentine Leonardo Mayer on Monday.






Tennis-Djokovic shoulder survives Tsonga test

Jun 30th 2014
LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic's left shoulder was in perfect working order on Monday as the top seed cranked up the power to blast past Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-3 6-4 7-6(5) and reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals for the sixth year running.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Rejuvenated Cilic hails 'mental toughness' after ban

Jun 30th 2014
LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - A steely-eyed Marin Cilic blasted his way past Jeremy Chardy and into the quarter-finals of Wimbledon for the first time on Monday, a year after failing a drugs test and pulling out of the tournament.






UPDATE 6-Tennis-Wimbledon men's singles results

Jun 30th 2014
June 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Wimbledon Men's Singles matches on Monday Round 4 1-Novak Djokovic (Serbia) beat 14-Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (France) 6-3 6-4 7-6(5) 11-Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria) beat Leonardo Mayer (Argentina) 6-4 7-6(6) 6-2 3-Andy Murray (Britain) beat 20-Kevin Anderson (South Africa) 6-4 6-3 7-6(6) 26-Marin Cilic (Croatia) beat Jeremy Chardy (France) 7-6(8) 6-4 6-4 Round 3 19-Feliciano Lopez (Spain) beat 9-John Isner (U.S.) 6-7(8) 7-6(6) 7-6(3) 7






Tennis-Rejuvenated Cilic hails 'mental toughness' after ban

Jun 30th 2014
LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - A steely-eyed Marin Cilic blasted his way past Jeremy Chardy and into the quarter-finals of Wimbledon for the first time on Monday, a year after failing a drugs test and pulling out of the tournament.






Tennis-Impressive Dimitrov sets up Murray meeting

Jun 30th 2014
LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - Eleventh seed Grigor Dimitrov set up a mouth-watering quarter-final clash with Wimbledon title holder Andy Murray after a 6-4 7-6(6) 6-2 victory against Argentine Leonardo Mayer on Monday.






REFILE-UPDATE 1-Tennis-Aces high as Lopez outguns Isner in big-serving duel

Jun 30th 2014
LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - It wasn't much fun for Spain's Feliciano Lopez but he could finally raise a smile after finding his rhythm just when he needed it to outgun ninth seed John Isner in a brutal battle of big servers at Wimbledon on Monday.