Wimbledon Championships

Germany's Angelique Kerber celebrates winning the women's singles final match against Serena Williams of the United States, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 14, 2018 - 12:31 pm
LONDON (AP) — Angelique Kerber won her first Wimbledon championship by stopping Serena Williams' bid for a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam title. Kerber played cleanly as can be, covering the court so well and picking her spots for big shots, in a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Williams in Saturday's final...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic gestures after winning a point during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 14, 2018 - 10:41 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 3:35 p.m. Novak Djokovic advanced to a fifth Wimbledon final with a 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (9), 3-6, 10-8 victory over Rafael Nadal. The match — which began on Friday evening — finished after 5 hours, 14 minutes as Djokovic secured the only break of...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic gestures after winning a point during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 14, 2018 - 10:38 am
LONDON (AP) — Novak Djokovic sent the strongest signal yet that he is back at full strength by reaching his fifth Wimbledon final with a 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (9), 3-6, 10-8 victory over rival Rafael Nadal on Saturday in a match suspended overnight. Djokovic is bidding for a fourth championship at the All...
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Belgium's Thomas Meunier, left, scores his side's opening goal against England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford as England's Danny Rose tries to defend during the third place match between England and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
July 14, 2018 - 10:11 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Saturday at the World Cup (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Thomas Meunier has given Belgium a 1-0 lead over England in the World Cup third-place playoff. A quick and direct Belgian attack in the fourth minute ended with Nacer Chadli crossing from the left wing to Meunier,...
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Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates winning a point during the men's singles semifinals match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 14, 2018 - 9:07 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 2 p.m. Rafael Nadal has forced a fifth set against Novak Djokovic in their Wimbledon semifinal. Nadal resumed the match — which began on Friday evening — trailing 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (9). The two-time champion gave up a 3-0 lead before breaking...
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Serena Williams of the US returns a ball to Julia Goerges of Germany during their women's semifinal match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 12, 2018. (Neil Hall/Pool via AP)
July 14, 2018 - 7:22 am
LONDON (AP) — About 10 months after having a baby, Serena Williams plays in the Wimbledon final against Angelique Kerber. Williams is bidding for her eighth championship at the All England Club and 24th Grand Slam title in all, which would equal Margaret Court's all-time record. Saturday's matchup...
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Rafael Nadal of Spain leaves the court after play was suspended in his men's singles semifinals match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2018 - 7:23 pm
LONDON (AP) — It was the kind of tennis that Wimbledon's Centre Court crowd would gladly have watched all night long. The show being put on by Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal was so good it could have been an instant classic had they been able to finish their semifinal before the tournament's 11 p...
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Spectators applaud as the scoreboard displays the final score in the men's singles semifinals match in which John Isner of the United States was defeated by South Africa's Kevin Anderson, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Friday July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2018 - 6:44 pm
LONDON (AP) — To say that Kevin Anderson won this interminable Wimbledon semifinal, and that John Isner lost it, didn't really seem fair. To Anderson, anyway. They had played on and on, through 6 1/2 hours of ho-hum hold after ho-hum hold, during the second-longest match in the history of a...
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Spectators applaud as the scoreboard displays the final score in the men's singles semifinals match in which John Isner of the United States was defeated by South Africa's Kevin Anderson, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Friday July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2018 - 6:27 pm
LONDON (AP) — To say that Kevin Anderson won this interminable Wimbledon semifinal, and that John Isner lost it, didn't really seem fair. To Anderson, anyway. They had played on and on, through 6 1/2 hours of ho-hum hold after ho-hum hold, during the second-longest match in the history of a...
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Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts after winning a point during his men's singles semifinals match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Friday July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2018 - 5:01 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 9:50 p.m. Rafael Nadal won the second set 6-3 to level his Wimbledon semifinal against Novak Djokovic at one set all. Nadal saved two break points at 5-3 before converting his first set point when Djokovic sent a shot wide. Nadal also saved...
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