Wimbledon Championships

Denis Shapovalov of Canada returns a ball to Benoit Paire of France during their men's singles match on the fourth day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 05, 2018 - 1:41 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Denis Shapovalov is the latest seeded player to exit the men's draw at Wimbledon after Benoit Paire beat the 19-year-old Canadian 0-6, 6-2, 6-4, 7-6 (3). Having raced through the first set in just 19 minutes — making only one...
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Simona Halep of Romania returns the ball to Zheng Saisai of China during their women's singles match on the fourth day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 05, 2018 - 11:53 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 4:40 p.m. Top-ranked Simona Halep won the last 10 games to beat Saisai Zheng of China 7-5, 6-0 in the second round of Wimbledon. Saisai led 5-3 in the first set but Halep broke back for 5-5 and cruised the rest of the way against her 126th-...
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Kevin Anderson of South Africa plays a return to Andreas Seppi of Italy during their men's singles match on the third day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday July 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 05, 2018 - 9:19 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Eighth-seeded Kevin Anderson of South Africa beat Andreas Seppi to set up a third-round meeting with Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany at Wimbledon. The hard-serving Anderson hit 34 aces against the Italian to win 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-3...
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Thomas Fabbiano of Italy, right, meets Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland at the net after defeating him in their men's singles match on the fourth day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 05, 2018 - 9:01 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Stan Wawrinka couldn't muster another comeback at Wimbledon, losing to Italian qualifier Thomas Fabbiano 7-6 (7), 6-3, 7-6 (6) in the second round. The match was suspended because of rain on Wednesday with Wawrinka leading 6-5 in...
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Marin Cilic of Croatia talks to an official as rain stops play during the men's singles match against Guido Pella of Argentina on the third day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday July 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 05, 2018 - 6:52 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Play is underway on Day 4 at Wimbledon. The 11th-seeded Angelique Kerber is among the early starters at the All England Club, playing American qualifier Claire Liu. Later, top-ranked Rafael Nadal and Simona Halep are in action,...
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Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates his match point against Slovakia's Lukas Lacko in their men's singles match, on the third day of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday July 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 04, 2018 - 6:13 pm
LONDON (AP) — As Roger Federer was winning 35 consecutive service points at Wimbledon on Wednesday — yes, 35 in a row — a Centre Court spectator cheered him on while wearing a red shirt with white lettering that said, "PeRFect." He comes pretty close to living up to that at times. Federer moved...
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Serena Williams of the United States returns the ball to Bulgaria's Viktoriya Tomova during their women's singles match, on the third day of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday July 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 04, 2018 - 5:39 pm
LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams' recent marriage has shined a spotlight on one of Wimbledon's many quirky traditions. Suddenly "Miss Williams" has become "Mrs. Williams" in the words of chair umpires — a small change that has led to bigger-picture questions about whether the All England Club is too...
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Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark shakes her head to avoid the flying insects on court during the women's singles match against Ekaterina Makarova of Russia on the third day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday July 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 04, 2018 - 5:25 pm
LONDON (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki complained about the flying insects at Wimbledon, demanding that bug spray be brought to the court. She wondered aloud whether play should be halted because of a brief drizzle. And the No. 2-seeded Wozniacki was not exactly gracious in defeat after staving off five...
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Serena Williams of the United States returns the ball to Bulgaria's Viktoriya Tomova during their women's singles match, on the third day of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday July 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 04, 2018 - 4:39 pm
LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams' recent marriage has shined a spotlight on one of Wimbledon's many quirky traditions. Suddenly "Miss Williams" has become "Mrs. Williams" in the words of chair umpires — a small change that has led to bigger-picture questions about whether the All England Club is too...
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Kristina Mladenovic, of France, celebrates defeating Germany's Tatjana Maria during their women's singles match, on the third day of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday July 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 04, 2018 - 2:58 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 7:55 p.m. Kristina Mladenovic advanced to a Wimbledon third-round meeting with Serena Williams after defeating Tatjana Maria 6-2, 6-2. The 62nd-ranked Mladenovic was only slowed by a 30-minute rain delay as she cruised to victory without...
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