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WATCH: Murray Wins Wimbledon

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 07.08.2013 | Sports

The wait at Wimbledon is over. Andy Murray gave the fans on Henman Hill (or is it now, officially, Murray Mound?) at the All England Club the vict...

BBC Audiences Outraged Over 'Sexist' Wimbledon Comment

Reuters | Posted 09.06.2013 | Media

(adds BBC statement paragraph 8) By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON, July 7 (Reuters) - The BBC faced mounting pressure on Sun...

Beginning Of A Rivalry

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 07.07.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are building their own Grand Slam rivalry, one that perhaps someday will merit mention alongside Roger Federe...

HIGHLIGHTS: Djokovic, Murray Bring Budding Rivalry To Wimbledon Final

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 09.05.2013 | Sports

LONDON — Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are building their own Grand Slam rivalry, one that perhaps someday will merit mention alongside Roger F...

Wimbledon Champ!

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 09.05.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- One of the strangest Wimbledons produced one of its quirkiest champions in Marion Bartoli, the winner of a mistake-filled final that left th...

Andy Murray Back In Wimbledon Final

AP | Posted 07.05.2013 | Sports

LONDON (AP) — Trying to become Britain's first male champion at Wimbledon since 1936, Andy Murray reached the final for the second consecutive year,...

HIGHLIGHTS: Djokovic Survives Instant Classic In Wimbledon Semi

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 09.04.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Novak Djokovic might win Wimbledon this year. Juan Martin del Potro will not. No matter how it ends, both men will always have their spot...

Lisicki Reaches Final, Inspired By Graf

AP | CHRIS LEHOURITES | Posted 09.04.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Spurred on by Steffi Graf and inspired by an array of other sporting greats, Sabine Lisicki pulled herself out of a big hole and climbed rig...

Brothers Keep Alive Chase For 'Bryan Slam'

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 09.03.2013 | Sports

LONDON — All this talk about no Americans left at Wimbledon strikes Mike and Bob Bryan as sort of odd. After their semifinal victory – on...

Lisicki's Wimbledon Run Reaches Final

AP | CHRIS LEHOURITES | Posted 09.03.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Sabine Lisicki advanced to her first Wimbledon final a couple of hours after Marion Bartoli reached her second. Lisicki, a 2011 semifinal...

Murray Rallies To Win 5-Set Thriller

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 09.02.2013 | Sports

LONDON — They sighed when Andy Murray faulted. They stood and roared when he hit winners....

Del Potro Overcomes Injury To Reach Wimbledon Semis

AP | Posted 07.03.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Juan Martin del Potro overcame an early injury and beat David Ferrer 6-2, 6-4, 7-6 (5) on Wednesday to reach the Wimbledon semifinals. Del ...

NBC Sports' Twitter Takedown Of Bill Simmons

Posted 07.03.2013 | Sports

By Ken Fang, Awful Announcing ESPN's Bill Simmons has been busy over the last nine months focusing on the NBA season, so he might be forgiven if he...

Wimbledon 2013: How The Mighty Have Fallen

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 07.01.2013 | Sports

"The shock of all shocks." That was how tennis legend Chrissie Evert described Serena Williams' fourth-round defeat by Sabine Lisicki at Wimbledon...

Venus Vs. Everyone Else

Craig Carpenter | Posted 08.31.2013 | Entertainment
Craig Carpenter

The new film, Venus Vs., directed by Ava DuVernay is the chronicling of this story. As part of ESPN's "Nine For IX" series, the story presents a layer of complexity to the legend of Venus WIlliams that is largely unknown to most, including her fans.

Robson Ousted At Wimbledon

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 07.01.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Laura Robson toed the baseline, then vaulted into her serving motion. The ball landed five feet behind the line. Moments later, she bounced...

Ferrer Rallies To Advance

AP | Posted 08.31.2013 | Sports

LONDON — Fourth-seeded David Ferrer overcame another slow start to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals with a 6-7 (3), 7-6 (6), 6-1, 6-1 victory o...

Last American Standing At Wimbledon

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 08.31.2013 | Sports

LONDON — Without a doubt, Grand Slam tournaments bring out the best in Sloane Stephens, the last American singles player still around at the All...

WATCH: Serena Crashes Out Of Wimbledon

AP | MATTIAS KAREN | Posted 08.31.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Serena Williams joined a growing list of marquee names eliminated early at this wild and unpredictable Wimbledon. The defending champion ...

Round Of 16

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 07.01.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Of the 32 men and women set to play in Wimbledon's fourth round on Monday, 10 will be trying to reach a Grand Slam quarterfinal for the firs...

Ferrer Survives 5-Setter

AP | Posted 06.29.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Fourth-seeded David Ferrer came from a set down twice to reach the fourth round at Wimbledon, wearing down Alexandr Dolgopolov of Ukraine 6-...

Murray Eases Into 4th Round

AP | Posted 06.28.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Olympic champion Andy Murray continued his perfect start to Wimbledon with a straight-sets victory over Tommy Robredo to reach the fourth ro...

Meet The Tennis Player That's Captivated Ricky Martin

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.28.2013 | Latino Voices

#PicaPower is on the rise -- in Wimbledon and on Twitter. The hashtag has become popular largely thanks to singer Ricky Martin, who seems to be q...

Ferrer Moves On

AP | Posted 06.28.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Fourth-seeded David Ferrer won an all-Spanish encounter against Roberto Bautista Agut on Friday to reach the third round at Wimbledon for a ...

The 10 Best-Dressed Tennis Players

Vanity Fair | Posted 08.28.2013 | Style
Vanity Fair

while tradition mandates all-white ensembles, the game's gutsiest players have since experimented with a rainbow of uniforms, accessories, and even hairstyles. Naturally, their taste for forward-thinking fashion extends beyond the confines of the court as well.