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Wimbledon Champ Shocks Tennis World

AP | JOE KAY | Posted 10.14.2013 | Sports

MASON, Ohio — With her body aching after another loss, Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli decided to retire Wednesday night, saying she could no ...

How Much Will U.S. Open Tickets Cost If America Has to Wait 67 Years for Their Next Champ

Jesse Lawrence | Posted 09.17.2013 | Sports
Jesse Lawrence

Barring a miracle, this year's U.S. Open will mark the 10th consecutive year that a U.S. man fails to win. The U.S. Open was first played in 1881, and it wasn't until 1926 that a non-American won the tournament.

WATCH: Murray's Historic Win In Lego Animation

Posted 07.13.2013 | Sports

Andy Murray's victory at this year's Wimbledon men's single tournament got the Legos treatment. Not long after Murray defeated Novak Djokovic in ...

Love Match: The Haggis-Topped Murray Burger

BurgerBusiness | Posted 07.11.2013 | Taste
BurgerBusiness

The Solita Bar & Grill in Manchester, England, is celebrating Andy Murray's triumph at Wimbledon with a Scottish-themed burger called The Murray. It wouldn't be Scottish without a bit of deep-fried haggis, but there's more of course.

PHOTOS: Goldie Hawn Looks Better Than Ever At 67

Posted 07.09.2013 | Celebrity

Proving she's still a golden girl at age 67, Goldie Hawn looked better than ever Monday night while attending the London Gala Diner for the Novak Djok...

LOOK: Someone's Making Gerard Butler VERY Happy

Posted 07.08.2013 | Celebrity

It's not uncommon for celebrities to find their way into the stands to watch some tennis at Wimbledon, but this year we spotted more than just stars h...

Novak Has No Answers For Murray At Wimbledon

AP | CHRIS LEHOURITES | Posted 07.07.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Novak Djokovic tried drop shots. He tried volleys. He tried just about everything he could think of. None of it worked....

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...