Wimbledon Championships

US tennis player Serena Williams reacts, during a press conference ahead of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Sunday July 1, 2018. (Jed Leicester/Pool Photo via AP)
July 01, 2018 - 9:04 am
LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams says she thinks it isn't fair that she has been drug-tested more than other American tennis players this year. Williams said at a pre-tournament news conference at Wimbledon: "Just test everyone equally." She was asked about the issue on Sunday because of a recent...
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FILE - In this July 9, 2016, file photo, Serena Williams holds her trophy after winning the women's singles final against Angelique Kerber of Germany at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London. Serena Williams was seeded No. 25 for her return to Wimbledon after having a baby, a decision by the All England Club announced Wednesday, June 27, 2018, that elevates the tournament's seven-time champion above her ranking of 183rd. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
June 29, 2018 - 8:12 am
LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams avoided any early matchups against opponents with success to speak of at Wimbledon in a draw on Friday that could put her against No. 5 seed Elina Svitolina in the third round. Williams is returning to the grass-court tournament for the first time since 2016 after...
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June 28, 2018 - 2:40 pm
LONDON (AP) — Two past runners-up at Wimbledon, Eugenie Bouchard and Vera Zvonareva, earned their way into the main draw at the All England Club by making it through qualifying. Bouchard, who lost to Petra Kvitova in the 2014 final, won her last match in the preliminary rounds 6-3, 6-2 against...
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FILE - This is a June 29, 2016, file photo showing Boris Becker at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London. Lawyers for Becker claimed in Britain’s High Court late Thursday June 14, 2018, that Becker's role as a sports attache for the Central African Republic gives him diplomatic immunity from bankruptcy proceedings.(AP Photo/Ben Curtis, FILE)
June 15, 2018 - 10:21 am
LONDON (AP) — Retired German tennis star Boris Becker is claiming his unpaid role as a sports attache for Central African Republic gives him diplomatic immunity from bankruptcy proceedings in Britain. The three-time Wimbledon champion took up the attache role in April. His lawyers claimed in...
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FILE In this July 4, 1959 file photo, Maria Bueno of Brazil holds up the trophy after winning the women's singles final in the All-England Lawn Tennis championships at Wimbledon. The Brazilian "queen" of tennis, who won three Wimbledon and four US championship singles titles, died Friday,June 8, 2018, in Sao Paulo. She had been suffering from mouth cancer since last year and was hospitalized in May. (AP Photo,File)
June 09, 2018 - 4:03 am
SAO PAULO (AP) — Maria Bueno, a Brazilian tennis great who won three Wimbledon singles titles and four at the U.S. Open in the 1950s and 1960s, and helped usher in modern women's tennis, has died after battling mouth cancer. She was 78. Bueno was admitted to the Nove de Julho hospital in Sao Paulo...
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FILE In this July 4, 1959 file photo, Maria Bueno of Brazil holds up the trophy after winning the women's singles final in the All-England Lawn Tennis championships at Wimbledon. The Brazilian "queen" of tennis, who won three Wimbledon and four US championship singles titles, died Friday,June 8, 2018, in Sao Paulo. She had been suffering from mouth cancer since last year and was hospitalized in May. (AP Photo,File)
June 08, 2018 - 9:17 pm
SAO PAULO (AP) — Maria Bueno, a Brazilian tennis great who won three Wimbledon singles titles and four at the U.S. Open in the 1950s and 1960s, and helped usher in modern women's tennis, has died after battling mouth cancer. She was 78. Bueno was admitted to the Nove de Julho hospital in Sao Paulo...
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CORRECTS YEAR PHOTO TAKEN - FILE- In this July 24, 2016 file photo the former No. 1-ranked tennis player Maria Esther Bueno carries the Rio 2016 Olympic torch during the torch relay in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The Brazilian "queen" of tennis, who won three Wimbledon and four US championship singles titles, died Friday,June 8, 2018, in Sao Paulo. She had been suffering from mouth cancer since last year and was hospitalized in May. (AP Photo/Nelson Antoine)
June 08, 2018 - 8:27 pm
SAO PAULO (AP) — Maria Bueno, a Brazilian tennis great who won three Wimbledon singles titles and four at the U.S. Open in the 1950s and 1960s, has died after battling mouth cancer. She was 78. Bueno was admitted to a hospital in Sao Paulo on Tuesday and on Friday the hospital released a statement...
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June 08, 2018 - 8:22 pm
SAO PAULO (AP) — Hospital officials say that Brazilian tennis great Maria Bueno had died after a battle with mouth cancer. She was 78. The hospital said in a statement that it would not release any more details on the passing of Bueno out of respect for her family. Bueno won three Wimbledon singles...
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Serena Williams of the U.S. celebrates as she defeats Germany's Julia Georges during their third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Saturday, June 2, 2018 in Paris. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
June 02, 2018 - 4:12 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 10 p.m. Even though Serena Williams has won her last 18 matches against Maria Sharapova, she still considers Sharapova the favorite for their eagerly anticipated fourth-round clash at the French Open. Overall, Williams has won 19 of...
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Serena Williams of the U.S. serves against Germany's Julia Georges during their third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Saturday, June 2, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena )
June 02, 2018 - 2:30 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 8:25 p.m. Serena Williams produced the best performance of her Grand Slam comeback to beat 11th-seeded Julia Goerges of Germany 6-3, 6-4 and reach the French Open's fourth round. Next up for Williams as she competes in a major tournament...
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