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  • 'I'm not a bad guy': Novak Djokovic into 10th Wimbledon semi-final, 41st at Slams Jul 08, 2021 09:00 AM IST

    'I'm not a bad guy': Novak Djokovic into 10th Wimbledon semi-final, 41st at Slams

    Should he win a sixth title, Novak Djokovic will go level with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal on 20 major titles.

  • Naomi Osaka pulls out of Wimbledon, but aims for Tokyo Olympics Jun 18, 2021 07:21 AM IST

    Naomi Osaka pulls out of Wimbledon, but aims for Tokyo Olympics

    Women's tennis world No. 2 Naomi Osaka's withdrawal is a second blow to Wimbledon after 20-times Grand Slam winner Rafael Nadal also announced he was skipping the grasscourt major

  • Wimbledon to take place next year even without fans: Report Sep 30, 2020 10:58 PM IST

    Wimbledon to take place next year even without fans: Report

    Wimbledon was cancelled this year for the first time since World War Two due to the coronavirus, which has killed more than 42,000 people in the United Kingdom.

  • Wimbledon cancelled for the first time since World War II due to coronavirus Apr 01, 2020 08:55 PM IST

    Wimbledon cancelled for the first time since World War II due to coronavirus

    While the decision had looked inevitable for some time, since the virtual shutdown of world sport and the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics, Wimbledon had been one of the few events not to have been officially cancelled or postponed.

  • Wimbledon 2018: IBM’s AI will analyse emotions to create instant highlights Jun 27, 2018 11:11 AM IST

    Wimbledon 2018: IBM’s AI will analyse emotions to create instant highlights

    FIFA World Cup 2018 is also using this technology but under a different name, the Highlight Machine

  • Chatty tennis fan invited by Kim Clijsters to play in a skirt will auction the 'souvenir' Jul 19, 2017 12:26 PM IST

    Chatty tennis fan invited by Kim Clijsters to play in a skirt will auction the 'souvenir'

    The video of tennis fan Chris Quinn handling Kim Clijsters' serves while wearing a skirt had gone viral

  • King of aces: Tennis legend Roger Federer hits a new milestone Jul 05, 2017 01:56 PM IST

    King of aces: Tennis legend Roger Federer hits a new milestone

    The Swiss, who has won 18 men's singles Grand Slam titles, became only the third person to reach the milestone.

  • World Record by Sania-Martina as they win 29th match on trot Jan 14, 2016 02:15 PM IST

    World Record by Sania-Martina as they win 29th match on trot

    The World No 1 pair came from behind to beat the pair of Romanian Raluca Olaru and Kazakhstan's Yaroslava Shvedova 4-6 6-3 10-8 in a closely-fought semi-final.

  • Djokovic in way of Federer Wimbledon history bid Jul 11, 2015 12:52 PM IST

    Djokovic in way of Federer Wimbledon history bid

    The 33-year-old Swiss has defied those who dared to write him off when he lost last year's final to the Serb in five gruelling sets.

  • Djokovic into fourth Wimbledon final Jul 10, 2015 10:16 PM IST

    Djokovic into fourth Wimbledon final

    The 28-year-old will go for his third All England Club title, and his ninth at the majors, when he faces either seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer or world number three Andy Murray in Sunday's final.

  • Allen Solly aims to become Rs 1,000 crore brand by FY16 Mar 12, 2015 06:00 PM IST

    Allen Solly aims to become Rs 1,000 crore brand by FY16

    "In FY15, we are looking at Rs 800 crore topline from Rs 550 crore in the previous year," Allen Solly COO Sooraj Bhat said here on Thursday.

  • Indian tennis needs top class singles players: Henman Jan 18, 2015 07:49 PM IST

    Indian tennis needs top class singles players: Henman

    Tim Henman said he would prefer to play on Calcutta South Club grasscourts than Wimbledon since it has changed to 100 per cent Perennial Ryegrass in 2001. "Earlier it used to be a lot faster and stayed a little bit low. But the grasscourts in Wimbledon became 100 percent Ryegrass which has much harder bearing.

  • Cilic beats Nishikori to claim US Open men's singles title Sep 09, 2014 08:28 AM IST

    Cilic beats Nishikori to claim US Open men's singles title

    The big-serving Croatian overwhelmed a weary Nishikori in one hour, 54 minutes to clinch a ruthless victory and deny his 10th-seeded opponent's bid to become the first Asian man to win a grand slam.

  • HSBC's road to Wimbledon with Tim Henman Jan 24, 2014 05:29 PM IST

    HSBC's road to Wimbledon with Tim Henman

    HSBC talks about its association with Wimbledon to promote tennis in India.

  • Murray crowned BBC Sports Personality of the year Dec 16, 2013 11:20 AM IST

    Murray crowned BBC Sports Personality of the year

    To nobody's surprise, the favourite, thanks to his landmark victory against Novak Djokovic on that historic July afternoon on Centre Court, was rewarded with the famous old camera trophy.

  • Wimbledon's lesser-known facts Jul 10, 2013 01:30 PM IST

    Wimbledon's lesser-known facts

    The oldest Grand Slam has more to it than tennis

  • 'Murray Mania II', the sequel, hits Wimbledon Jul 08, 2013 10:02 AM IST

    'Murray Mania II', the sequel, hits Wimbledon

    Fred Perry was the last Briton to win the coveted men's trophy 77 years ago, in a year when Edward VIII abdicated to marry Wallis Simpson, the Spitfire made its first flight and Adolf Hitler opened the 11th Olympics in Berlin.

  • Serbia braces for Wimbledon showdown Jul 07, 2013 05:07 PM IST

    Serbia braces for Wimbledon showdown

    Bars and pubs in Belgrade prepared for a rush of tennis fans ahead of Sunday's Wimbledon final between Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray, while local newspapers drummed up the excitement splashing patriotic headlines across their front pages.

  • Wimbledon: Djokovic wins to set up finale with Andy Murray Jul 06, 2013 12:09 PM IST

    Wimbledon: Djokovic wins to set up finale with Andy Murray

    Serbian tennis champion Novak Djokovic beat Juan Martin del Potro in a cracking five set game in the Centre Court at the Wimbledon tournament. He will now face Andy Murray in the finals.

  • American men suffer worst Wimbledon in over 100 years Jun 28, 2013 11:59 AM IST

    American men suffer worst Wimbledon in over 100 years

    That dismal fact was confirmed on Thursday when their last man standing, 156th ranked qualifier Bobby Reynolds, bowed out to world number one Novak Djokovic on Centre Court.

  • Big men's shocks at Wimbledon Jun 27, 2013 12:41 PM IST

    Big men's shocks at Wimbledon

    Defending champion Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal's exit this week rank among the most surprising defeats at Wimbledon

  • Investing essential to have great & stable life: Djokovic Jun 24, 2013 08:21 PM IST

    Investing essential to have great & stable life: Djokovic

    I invest and I think that everybody should, you know. In order to have a great life and a stable life, you need to work, you need to earn your money says Novak Djokovic.

  • Golden era inspires playful Djokovic to get serious Jun 24, 2013 05:32 PM IST

    Golden era inspires playful Djokovic to get serious

    Lucky to be drawn on the other half of the draw to his 'Big Four' rivals - Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Andy Murray - the world number one, Novak Djokovic dressed in pristine white from neck-to-toe, was in a reflective mood as he sat down for a chat with Reuters.

  • Federer and Murray headline Wimbledon's Mega Monday Jun 24, 2013 12:33 PM IST

    Federer and Murray headline Wimbledon's Mega Monday

    Wimbledon Mega Monday: Roger Federer, and Andy Murray will begin the tournament in two separate matches while Russia's Maria Sharapova plays in the women's singles game.

  • Nadal craves normality after extraordinary feat Jun 10, 2013 11:00 AM IST

    Nadal craves normality after extraordinary feat

    Ndal, the Spaniard, who has won 12 grand slam titles, could also hope to chase the world number one spot by the end of the year although he said it was too soon to be aiming for Roger Federer's record of 17 majors.

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