Wimbledon Championships

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 - 4:36 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 6½ hours of ho-hum hold after ho-hum hold, during the second-longest match in the history of a tournament...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic challenges a call during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Friday July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2018 - 4:32 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 9:20 p.m. The juniors have been doing their best impression of the pros at Wimbledon. As Kevin Anderson and John Isner were playing out the second longest match in Wimbledon history on Centre Court, Jack Draper of Britain and Nicolas Mejia...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic challenges a call during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Friday July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2018 - 4:02 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 8:55 p.m. Novak Djokovic has won the first set 6-4 in his Wimbledon semifinal against Rafael Nadal. Playing under the roof on Centre Court, Djokovic broke for a 4-3 lead when Nadal netted a forehand and held his next two service games...
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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 - 3:20 pm
LONDON (AP) — Kevin Anderson won the longest Centre Court match in history and earned a chance to try to collect his first Grand Slam championship, edging John Isner 7-6 (6), 6-7 (5), 6-7 (9), 6-4, 26-24 at Wimbledon in a marathon between two big servers that lasted more than 6½ hours Friday. The...
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El serbio Novak Djokovic devuelve al japonés Kei Nishikori en partido por cuartos de final del torneo de Wimbledon, Londres, miércoles 11 de julio de 2018. Djokovic se impuso 6-3, 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 y avanzó a semifinales de un Grand Slam por primera vez desde 2016. (AP Foto/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2018 - 2:29 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Novak Djokovic is playing marbles instead of tennis as he waits for a chance to get on to Centre Court at Wimbledon. The first men's semifinal between John Isner and Kevin Anderson has passed the six-hour mark with the score tied...
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Serena Williams of the US serves 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 13, 2018 - 7:41 am
LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams has been saying it over and over and over: Wimbledon is only her fourth tournament since returning to the tour after having a baby. "Every time I go out there, I want to, I guess, take a giant step forward," she said. "Keep taking giant steps, but keep improving."...
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Rafael Nadal of Spain throws his wrist bands into the crowd after defeating Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina in their men's quarterfinal match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday July 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2018 - 7:33 am
LONDON (AP) — The Wimbledon semifinal between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic is their 52nd tour-level meeting, more than any other two men in tennis history. Nadal leads their series 26-25 heading into Friday's match, including 9-4 at Grand Slam tournaments. Nadal has 17 major titles, two at the...
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Serena Williams of the United States returns the ball to Germany's Julia Gorges during their women's singles semifinals match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Thursday July 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 12, 2018 - 1:54 pm
LONDON (AP) — Yes, this will be Serena Williams' 10th Wimbledon final. Yes, it's her 30th title match at any major. And, well, sure, she's widely regarded as not just the best of her era, but any era. Let others shrug at this latest accomplishment, as if all it signified were merely another chance...
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Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex wave to members of the public at Trinity college, Dublin, Ireland, Wednesday, July 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 12, 2018 - 1:25 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 6:20 p.m. In her 10th Wimbledon final, Serena Williams is likely to have the support of the royal box. Just hours after seven-time champion Williams booked her place in Saturday's final, Kensington Palace confirmed via Twitter the Duchess...
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Serena Williams of the United States returns the ball to Germany's Julia Gorges during their women's singles semifinals match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Thursday July 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 12, 2018 - 10:39 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 3:35 p.m. Serena Williams is one set away from a 10th Wimbledon final. The seven-time champion won the opening set of her semifinal, 6-2, against 13th-seeded Julia Goerges. Goerges saved a break point in her opening service game but was...
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