Andy Murray Wins Wimbledon Ending 77 Year British Drought

(July 7, 2013) Andy Murray ended 77 years of male British futility at Wimbledon on Sunday when the Scot defeated No. 1 Novak Djokovic 6-4, 7-5, 6-4 for his first Wimbledon title. The last man from Great Britain to win The Championships was Fred Perry … [Read more...]

Wimbledon Dream Comes True for Marion Bartoli as she Captures 2013 Title

    (July 6, 2013) Back when she was a 6-year-old girl, Marion Bartoli pretended to play match point on the Wimbledon Centre court. She dreamed of winning what she deemed the most coveted Grand Slam trophy. As Don Quixote had a quest … [Read more...]

At a Topsy-Turvy Wimbledon, Order is Restored with a Novak Djokovic – Andy Murray Final

    (July 5, 2013) During a Wimbledon fortnight which saw the upsets of Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer in the first and second rounds, respectively, chaos has come full circle to become order as No. 1 Novak Djokovic will face No. 2 Andy … [Read more...]

Lisicki Fights Off Radwanska while Bartoli Dominates Flipkens to Reach Wimbledon Final

(July 4, 2013) Germany’s Sabine Lisicki has made her first Wimbledon final with a hard-fought match win over No. 4 seed Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4, 2-6, 9-7. For Lisicki who had the upset of women’s draw when she beat No. 1 Serena Williams in the round … [Read more...]

Murray Rallies From Two Sets Down; Janowicz wins Battle of Polish Power at Wimbledon

(July 3, 2013) Scotland’s Andy Murray came back from being down two sets to none to stop Spain’s Fernando Verdasco 4-6, 3-6,6-1, 6-4, 7-5 to move into the semifinals of Wimbledon. In the quarterfinal between two Polish players, No. 24 Jerzy Janowicz … [Read more...]

Djokovic Makes 13th Straight Grand Slam Semi, Del Potro Recovers from Fall to Top Ferrer

(July 3, 2013) Four the fourth straight year Novak Djokovic has made his way to the Wimbledon semifinals 7-6(5), 6-4, 6-3 over No. 7 Tomas Berdych. The world No. 1 overcame a double break blip, 0-3 in the second set to move past his Czech opponent. … [Read more...]

Murray Advances Easily, Seed Killers From Wednesday Fall on Friday

(June 28, 2013) No. 2 seed and 2012 London Olympic champion Andy Murray continued his straight sets streak by defeating Tommy Robredo 6-2, 6-4, 7-5 to reach the fourth round under a closed roof at Wimbledon on Friday. Meanwhile, two days ago several … [Read more...]

Williams Beats Garcia and the Rain to Move into Wimbledon Third Round

(June 27, 2013) After the chaos which was Wednesday at Wimbledon which saw 11 seeds including seven former No. 1 players fall including defending champion Roger Federer and third seed Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams brought the tournament back to … [Read more...]

Roger Federer Upset by Sergiy Stakhovsky in Second Round of Wimbledon

  (June 26, 2013) In a day which saw seven players pull out with injuries and seven former number ones lose at Wimbledon, Roger Federer seven-time champion, lost in the second round to No. 116, qualifier Sergiy Stakhovsky 6-7 (5), 7-6 (5), … [Read more...]

Andy Murray Shines Through on Day of Upsets and Withdrawals at Wimbledon

(June 26, 2013) No. 2 seed Andy Murray brought some order to a day full of upsets and withdrawals with a straightforward win over Yen-hsun Lu of Taiwan 6-3, 6-3, 7-5 in just over two hours to move into the third round. Murray was asked about what he … [Read more...]