Wednesday, 26th January 2022
<To guardian.ng
Search
Breaking News:

Tennis

27 Jun 2016
A ceremonial game is played on the hallowed Centre Court on the day preceding the championships. It is the only time that the court is used other than for the two-week fiesta that is the zenith of tennis tournaments.
25 Jun 2016
Andy Murray has saluted Novak Djokovic's "incredible consistency" as the world number two plots to end his rival's reign as Wimbledon champion.
25 Jun 2016
Coaches at the ongoing 38th CBN Senior Tennis Open on Saturday urged the Nigeria Tennis Federation (NTF) to focus more attention on the advancement of junior tennis players.
25 Jun 2016
Garbine Muguruza is happy to steal the spotlight from fellow Spaniard Rafael Nadal as the French Open champion sets her sights on a return to the Wimbledon final.
25 Jun 2016
Roger Federer admits Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are clear favourites for the Wimbledon title as the Swiss star tries to salvage an injury-plagued year by winning his favourite tournament for a record eighth time.
25 Jun 2016
Japan's Kei Nishikori has set his sights on finally making a strong run at Wimbledon despite admitting he is less than 100 percent fit.
24 Jun 2016
Defending champion Novak Djokovic and seven-time winner Roger Federer were on Friday drawn to meet in the semi-finals of this year's Wimbledon which starts on Monday.
22 Jun 2016
Serena Williams finds herself under siege from revitalised rivals and an army of doubters as the defending champion starts her bid for a seventh Wimbledon title and a record-equalling 22nd Grand Slam crown.
22 Jun 2016
Having finally rid himself of his French Open curse, Novak Djokovic is chasing a third successive Wimbledon title to move one step closer to the first calendar Grand Slam in 47 years.
20 Jun 2016
Andy Murray warned Novak Djokovic he has the champagne on ice as the Queen's Club history-maker plots to end the world number one's reign as Wimbledon champion.
20 Jun 2016
After the climax of the clay-court season in Paris, the grass-court segment commenced with tournaments that are described as tune-ups for the Championship, Wimbledon.
18 Jun 2016
Andy Murray moved a step closer to a record fifth Queen's Club title as the defending champion battled into the final with a 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 victory over Marin Cilic on Saturday.

Latest

20 mins ago
Anthony Martial said on Wednesday he is fit and ready to play immediately for Sevilla after joining on a six-month loan deal from Manchester United. Martial has only started two Premier League games for United this season and the 26-year-old forward has made just one appearance this year, after coming off the bench against West…
28 mins ago
The mother of former speaker of Kano state House of Assembly Hajiya Zainab Danja who was kidnapped at gunpoint has regained her freedom. Hajiya Danja, who was abducted at her family house at Gezawa town, Gezawa local government area of Kano on 12th of January 2022, was released early Tuesday after payment of N40 million…
1 hour ago
Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe has denied media reports saying that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has zoned its national offices ahead of the February 26 convention. Buni, also the chairman of the Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee of the APC, said on Wednesday that the party did not zone any national office. The…
1 hour ago
A prominent Ugandan author accused of insulting the country's ruling family was freed on Wednesday after being detained despite a court order for his release, his lawyer said. Kakwenza Rukirabashaija, whose case has triggered international concern, was "dumped" by the military at his country home in eastern Uganda after being held at a military police…
1 hour ago
The Police Command in Anambra has declared 21 persons wanted over their alleged involvement in the killing of two indigenes of Ogwuaniocha in Ogbaru Local Government Area. In a statement issued on Wednesday in Awka, the command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, also accused the persons of complicity in the disappearance of Igwe…