Kerber is champion, Djokovic for men’s final
Agelique Kerber of Germany defeated Serena Williams 6/3; 6/3 to win the Ladies title in a match delayed by the completion of the men’s semi-final in which Novak Djokovic outlasted Rafael Nadal, 6/4; 3/6; 7/6 (9); 4/6; 10/8. Serena opened serving and took the first two points. She dropped the third and netted a backhand…
Epic Djokovic stuns Nadal to reach Wimbledon final
Novak Djokovic reached his fifth Wimbledon final on Saturday with a 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (11/9), 3-6, 10-8 victory over Rafael Nadal in the second longest semi-final ever played at the tournament.
Nadal braced for 'complex' Djokovic in 52nd meeting
Rafael Nadal described long-time rival Novak Djokovic as "one of the more complex" players he's ever met as they prepare to clash for the 52nd time on Friday with a Wimbledon final spot at stake.
Federer, Nadal close in on dream Wimbledon final
World number one Nadal, the two-time champion, reached his first quarter-final at Wimbledon since 2011 -- when he went on to finish runner-up -- with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 win over Jiri Vesely of the Czech Republic.
Nadal, Djokovic, Anderson advance, Marin Cilic out
Argentina's Guido Pella caused the first major upset of the championships by outlasting the third seed, Marin Cilic of Croatia, in a five-set marathon 3/6; 1/6; 7/5; 6/4; 7/6; 7/5 that lasted for three hours and 12 minutes. When the world number five player took the first two sets, it looked like a routine day…
Nadal, Muguruza, Zverev Edmund advance
The ladies’ defending champion, Garbine Muguruza opened proceedings on Centre Court as tradition dictates on the second day. The third seeded lady defeated home player Naomi Broady 6/2; 7/5.
Ten years on, Nadal looks back on 'emotional' Wimbledon win over Federer
Ten years after out-duelling Roger Federer to win the greatest Wimbledon final, Rafael Nadal returns to the All England Club still basking in the warm glow of that epic encounter.
Nadal ousts Federer to regain top spot
Spain's Rafael Nadal regained the top spot in the men's ATP rankings from old rival Roger Federer on Monday after the latter's surprise final loss on the grass in Halle.