Kerber wins All-German Battle to Gain Semis Berth

  WIMBLEDON – In a quarterfinal battle between German women, No. 8 Angelique Kerber defeated No. 15 Sabine Lisicki 6-3, 6-7 (7), 7-5 on Tuesday at Wimbledon under the roof of Centre Court. Kerber reaches her first Wimbledon semifinal with the … [Read more...]

Murray in a Hurry to Beat the Weather

  While fans of Andy Murray took to the internet to protest about the continuation of his match on a rain-affected Court 1, Murray took the British weather in his stride, and despatched Marin Cilic 7-5, 6-2, 6-3. Yesterday, as the match was … [Read more...]

“If You’re Not First, You’re Last,” Serena Williams Knocks Out Defending Champ Kvitova at Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON - Thirteen-time major champion Serena Williams  took out defending champ Petra Kvitova 6-3, 7-5 on Tuesday to move into the Wimbledon semifinals. Williams was determined against Kvitova. The American had to save a set point at 4-5 in the … [Read more...]

Murray, Ferrer, Kohlschreiber and Mayer through to Wimbledon Quarterfinals

WIMBLEDON - Andy Murray, David Ferrer, Florian Mayer and Philipp Kohlschreiber made their way into the Wimbledon quarterfinals on Tuesday.   In a rain delayed match carried over from Monday, No. 4 Murray defeated 16th-seed Marin Cilic 7-5, … [Read more...]

Lisicki’s Ray of Sunshine on Rainy Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON - Other than wash out days on the first two days of the Championships, the second Monday is probably the worst to be affected by rain. With all the Round four matches on the schedule, only the women completed both halves of their … [Read more...]

Lisicki upsets Sharapova, Kerber Clobbers Clijsters

WIMBLEDON -  No Wimbledon title for Maria Sharapova this year.  The current No. 1 who will lose her top ranking next week was dominated by Germany’s Sabine Liscki 6-4, 6-3 in a fourth round encounter on Monday. “Yeah, certainly had chances,” … [Read more...]

Federer Makes 33rd Consecutive Major Quarterfinal

WIMBLEDON – No. 3 Roger Federer had to fight off Xavier Malisse to move into his 33rd consecutive major tournament quarterfinal with a 7-6 (1), 6-1, 4-6, 6-3 win at Wimbledon on Monday. Federer was having problems with his back on Centre Court as … [Read more...]

Kvitova rallies to stop Schiavone to make Wimbledon Quarterfinals

WIMBLEDON - Defending Champion Czech Petra Kvitova overcame her own errors to come back from a set and a break down to take out Francesca Schiavone 4-6, 7-5, 6-1  in a battle of major champions on Monday to advance to the Wimbledon … [Read more...]

Serena Williams fights past Shvedova to reach Wimbledon Quarterfinals

WIMBLEDON - On Court No. 2, Serena Williams moved past “Golden Set” Yaroslava Shvedova 6-1, 2-6, 7-5 to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals on Monday. Shvedova won a perfect set capturing 24 straight points in her last match against Sara … [Read more...]

A Tale from the Wimbledon Queue

WIMBLEDON - I'm not so sure if a Wimbledon experience would be complete without queuing up for tickets. But camping overnight for a fifth row Centre Court seat was totally worth it. And would I ever do it again? In a heartbeat, yes. Maybe we got … [Read more...]