Women's tennis

Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff returns to Kazakhstan's Mikhail Kukushkin in a Men's singles match during day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
July 06, 2019 - 11:47 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 4:40 p.m. A Wimbledon fan needed medical attention at Court 12, forcing a third-round match to be suspended. The fan was treated by medical personnel during the fourth set of Mikhail Kukushkin's match against Jan-Lennard Struff...
Read More
United States' Tennys Sandgren, right, greets Italy's Fabio Fognini at the net after winning their Men's singles match during day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
July 06, 2019 - 10:41 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 3:35 p.m. Tennys Sandgren extended his Wimbledon run by upsetting 12th-seeded Fabio Fognini 6-3, 7-6 (12), 6-3 in the third round. Sandgren had not earned a tour-level victory since Auckland in January coming into the tournament...
Read More
United States' Serena Williams celebrates winning a point against Germany's Julia Goerges in a Women's singles match during day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 06, 2019 - 9:50 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Serena Williams warmed up for her opening mixed doubles match at Wimbledon by reaching the fourth round in singles. The seven-time singles champion, who is expected to play with partner Andy Murray later Saturday at the All England Club, beat Julia Goerges for the second...
Read More
FILE - In this June 29, 2019, file photo, fans arrive before a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees, in London. Major League Baseball is trying to muscle in on a crowded marketplace in Britain dominated by soccer but also filled with cricket, rugby _ and this month Wimbledon. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland, File)
July 06, 2019 - 9:42 am
LONDON (AP) — Making the long walk from the Stratford train station through a mall and to Olympic Stadium, fans headed to the first Major League Baseball games in Europe passed retailers filled with gear from Premier League clubs. Next on the route was a tented pop-up outlet brimming with...
Read More
United States' Serena Williams returns to Germany's Julia Goerges in a Women's singles match during day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 06, 2019 - 9:27 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 2:25 p.m. Serena Williams beat Julia Goerges at Wimbledon for the second year in a row. The seven-time champion defeated the 18th-seeded German 6-3, 6-4 on No. 1 Court. Williams beat Goerges in straight sets in the semifinals at...
Read More
Japan's Kei Nishikori returns to United States' Steve Johnson in a singles match during day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 06, 2019 - 8:18 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 1:15 p.m. Kei Nishikori recorded his 400th career tour-level win to reach the fourth round at Wimbledon. The former U.S. Open finalist beat Steve Johnson 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 on No. 3 Court to make it into the second week for the third...
Read More
Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova celebrates after beating Poland's Magda Linette in a Women's singles match during day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 06, 2019 - 8:01 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — A week ago, Petra Kvitova wasn't even sure if she could hold a racket in her left hand, never mind play against some of the best tennis players in the world at Wimbledon. She can do both. The two-time Wimbledon champion reached the second week at the grass-court Grand Slam...
Read More
United States' Serena Williams touches her hair as she plays Slovenia's Kaja Juvan in a Women's singles match during day four of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday, July 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 06, 2019 - 3:03 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Serena Williams is expected to play two matches at Wimbledon as Week 1 wraps up, first in singles and later with partner Andy Murray in mixed doubles. The seven-time singles champion will face 18th-seeded Julia Goerges in the third round on No. 1 Court on Saturday, a...
Read More
United States' Cori "Coco" Gauff reacts after winning the second set against Slovenia's Polona Hercog in a Women's singles match during day five of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Friday, July 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 05, 2019 - 5:33 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — It was easy to forget that Coco Gauff is still just 15 as she stood on the grass of Centre Court, pounding her chest and shouting, "Let's go! Come on!" to celebrate a 32-stroke point that forced a third set in her match Friday evening at Wimbledon. Up in the stands, Mom...
Read More
United States' Serena Williams serves to Slovenia's Kaja Juvan in a Women's singles match during day four of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday, July 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 05, 2019 - 5:02 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — A quick look at Wimbledon: LOOKAHEAD TO FRIDAY A year after Serena Williams played Julia Goerges on Centre Court in the Wimbledon semifinals, the seven-time champion will face the 18th-seeded German in the third round on No. 1 Court. Williams beat Goerges in straight sets...
Read More

Pages