As far as excuses go for dropping a point in a tennis match, we think Caroline Wozniacki has a more than acceptable one today, after her match against Aliaksandra Sasnovich. Wozniacki was competing in the First Round of the US Open, when her hair became tangled in the frame of her tennis racket during a shot. […]


There are many things to take into account when playing against 6ft 11in Ivo Karlovic. Not only does the obscenely tall Croatian a threat from his serve, he packs plenty of power behind his forehand and can’t be lobbed easy. But failing to combat any of those in their Colombian Open clash in Bogota yesterday, […]


Roger Federer lost out on the chance to win his eighth Wimbledon title after Novak Djokovic beat him in five sets in Sunday’s final. And he was unable to hide his emotion. ESPN caught the moment Federer shed a tear – and it is literally the saddest thing ever… in slow motion: We’re sorry to get […]


Andy Murray‘s reign as Wimbledon champion will end on Sunday when a new man holds the SW19 trophy aloft. He was dumped in straight sets by Grigor Dimitrov at the quarter-final stage, ending an unforgettable year for the world No5. And going by some of the media reports post-match, it seems Murray has now gone […]


Splitting your time between playing at Wimbledon and watching your team at the World Cup – it can’t be easy. But Swiss duo Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka, who play each other today on Centre Court, managed to find the perfect balance as they took to Twitter to support Ottmar Hitzfeld‘s side against Argentina. And even Argentine Juan […]


Women competing at this year’s Wimbledon tournament are having to play bra-less due to the All England Club’s “archaic” all-white clampdown, former champion Pat Cash claims. Players have had to cope with new rules introduced on any inclusion of colour on their playing attire, with a coloured trim of just 1cm width now permitted. However 1987 […]


With the World Cup in Brazil dominating our TV screens and newspapers recently, Wimbledon has got off to a rather low-key start. But one of the highlights of the Grand Slam event so far was Novak Djokovic’s incredible display of sportsmanship against Czech tennis ace Radek Stepanek yesterday. The moment came late in the fourth […]