iOS app Android app

Wimbledon

Murray Moves On

AP | Posted 08.26.2013 | Sports

LONDON — Andy Murray advanced to the third round of Wimbledon with a 6-3, 6-3, 7-5 victory over Yen-hsun Lu of Taiwan on Wednesday, bringing som...

Sharapova Out

AP | STEPHEN WILSON | Posted 08.26.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Maria Sharapova has been knocked out of Wimbledon by a 131st-ranked qualifier on a day when injuries forced the withdrawal of seven other pl...

OUT

AP | Posted 08.26.2013 | Sports

LONDON — Second-seeded Victoria Azarenka has pulled out of Wimbledon after hurting her right knee in her opening-round win. Early in the second...

British Teen Scores Major Upset At Wimbledon

AP | SAMUEL PETREQUIN | Posted 08.25.2013 | Sports

LONDON — Laura Robson became the first British woman to defeat a top-10 player at the All England Club in 15 years when she beat 10th-seeded Mar...

Tomic Advances After Five-Set Win

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 08.25.2013 | Sports

LONDON — So much for soaking up a victory. In a winner's news conference filled with bad feelings, Bernard Tomic lashed out at the ATP for bann...

Easy Win For Djokovic

AP | Posted 06.25.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Top-seeded Novak Djokovic eased into the second round of Wimbledon with a 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 win over Florian Mayer of Germany on Tuesday. Biddi...

James Blake Snaps Wimbledon Skid

AP | Posted 06.25.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- James Blake of the U.S. ended a five-match Wimbledon losing streak by beating 93rd-ranked Thiemo De Bakker of the Netherlands 6-1, 6-3, 6-2 ...

Serena Cruises Through Wimbledon Opener

AP | MATTIAS KAREN | Posted 08.25.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Back in her comfort zone on Wimbledon's Centre Court, Serena Williams delivered a statement that no one can argue with: When her powerful se...

WATCH: Vika Bounces Back From Nasty Fall

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 08.24.2013 | Sports

LONDON — When Victoria Azarenka's right knee gave way, she slid to the slippery turf and began sobbing. A routine first-round match at Wimbledo...

PHOTOS: Pippa Middleton Hangs With Condoleezza Rice (Yes, Really)

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 06.24.2013 | Style

We expected to see Pippa Middleton on the sidelines at this year's Wimbledon -- the only thing she likes more than dinner parties (and Nico Jackson) i...

Sharapova Wins Wimbledon Opener

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 08.24.2013 | Sports

LONDON — Maria Sharapova reached up and flicked an over-the-shoulder backhand volley for a winner to wrap up a close-as-can-be first set. About...

The First Upset At Wimbledon Is...

AP | Posted 06.24.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Fifth-seeded Sara Errani of Italy has been eliminated in straight sets by Puerto Rican teenager Monica Puig in an early upset on the opening...

5 Things To Watch On Day 1 At Wimbledon

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 06.24.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Five things to watch at Wimbledon on Monday, Day 1 of the grass-court Grand Slam tennis tournament: 1. FEDERER, MURRAY, NADAL GET STARTED: ...

Jordan Schultz

Serena Williams: 'I Know I Can't Play Forever, But I Feel Like I Want To'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 06.25.2013 | Sports

Serena Williams may be the single greatest women's tennis player of all time and yet, she may still be improving. Fresh off her second French Open...

Maria Rips Serena Over Comments

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 08.22.2013 | Sports

LONDON — Maria Sharapova took quite a shot at Serena Williams – and it was nowhere near a tennis court. At her pre-Wimbledon news confere...

Tennis Injuries Are More Than Meets the Elbow: Ever Heard of Tennis Leg?

Dr. Joseph Horrigan | Posted 07.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Joseph Horrigan

Notorious for their lack of proper warmup, tennis players set themselves up for a common affliction. You've probably already heard of tennis elbow, but few people are familiar with tennis leg, even though it also occurs in weekend warriors who neglect to properly warm up before play.

Winning At Wimbledon Just Got 40% Better

AP | ROB HARRIS | Posted 06.23.2013 | Sports

LONDON — This year's singles champions at Wimbledon will each receive $2.4 million after the All England Club increased overall prize money by a...

Women's Tennis Pioneer 'Gorgeous Gussie' Dies

AP | ANDREW DALTON | Posted 01.18.2013 | Sports

LOS ANGELES -- Gertrude "Gussie" Moran, who shocked the modest midcentury tennis world when she took the court at Wimbledon with short skirt and ruffl...

Fantastic Voyage

Joel Drucker | Posted 01.20.2013 | Sports
Joel Drucker

Six weeks after my wife Joan's death, I arrived at a place I could be most real: a tennis fantasy camp. Huh? Tennis? Fantasy? Camp?

Your Start-Up Life With Andre Agassi: Playing Big

Rana Florida | Posted 11.10.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

I've talked with successful CEO's, authors, chefs, politicians, designers, artists, philanthropists, doctors and entrepreneurs, but I've yet to interview a sports star for advice on business. Since Agassi was my all time favorite, I was eager to hear his insights on how to achieve success.

Advancing Analytics to Predict Specific Needs

Christer Johnson | Posted 10.09.2012 | Technology
Christer Johnson

One of the many things I've learned from more than 19 years of using analytics to solve challenging business problems is that the word analytics means different things to different people.

LIVE: Federer vs. Murray For Gold

Posted 08.05.2012 | Sports

Here we go again. It wasn't too long ago when Roger Federer and Andy Murray faced off in the Wimbledon Final. The Swiss star dropped the first set...

Olympics Produce Wimbledon Rematch

AP | JANIE McCAULEY | Posted 10.04.2012 | Sports

WIMBLEDON, England -- There will be mania among the picnickers on Murray Mount, and a proud contingent of Brits far rowdier than those strawberries-an...

Rain Forces Olympic Tennis Indoors For First Time In 100 Years

AP | By STEVEN WINE | Posted 09.28.2012 | Sports

WIMBLEDON, England -- Olympic tennis became deafening Sunday. Under Wimbledon's roof, the sound of pelting rain nearly drowned out Maria Sharapova's p...

PHOTOS: Wimbledon Gets Olympic Makeover

AP | STEVEN WINE | Posted 07.26.2012 | Sports

WIMBLEDON, England -- Venus Williams had just finished a practice session Thursday at Wimbledon when she looked around to survey an odd scene in the f...