Tennis

Serena wins in battle of Williams sisters

Serena wins in battle of Williams sisters

LONDON — Serena Williams stood three wins away from hoisting her fourth successive Grand Slam title by trumping elder sister Venus 6-4 6-3 to reach the quarter-finals of the...

Serena Williams set to return to Singapore

LONDON — Women’s world No 1 Serena Williams added yet another record to her glittering tennis resume by becoming the earliest qualifier for the end-of-season WTA Finals.

Elegant Wozniacki eyes her chance

Elegant Wozniacki eyes her chance

LONDON —Caroline Wozniacki might uncharitably be described as the big girl for the small occasion. No woman in the game has ever won more than her 23 tour titles without also...

Nadal doubts he’ll find his old form again

Nadal doubts he’ll find his old form again

LONDON — It was a clearly deflated Rafael Nadal who admitted he has no idea whether he can ever reproduce the form that helped him win two Wimbledon titles after maverick Dustin...

Nadal loss sends shockwaves round Wimbledon

Nadal loss sends shockwaves round Wimbledon

LONDON — The untroubled advance of the heavy hitters at Wimbledon was spectacular halted yesterday (July 3, morning, Singapore time) when twice champion Rafael Nadal was bundled...

Seeing red over white

Seeing red over white

LONDON — An American tennis player has re-ignited the row over Wimbledon’s strict all-white uniform rule, branding it ridiculous and excessive.

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