Wimbledon

#RogerFederer – #Tennis score board and numbers cannot determine his greatness.

#NYTimes: At #Wimbledon, Felix Auger-Aliassime and #DenisShapovalov Stir a Nation

The young Canadians advanced on Monday to the men’s singles quarterfinals, one in easy straight sets, and the other in a gutty five-set victory. As the Montreal Canadiens, Canada’s hope for hockey’s Stanley Cup, faced elimination across an ocean, the… Read More ›

#TheGuardian – #Tennis: #Wimbledon reopens as #AndyMurray and #COVID-19 vaccine scientists get huge cheers

Andy Murray thrilled a 8,000-strong crowd on Centre Court, which also saw a new British star emerge. The 34-year-old Andy Murray, who these days sports a metal hip that is more conducive to being a Marvel superhero than a professional… Read More ›

The #Irish Times: #Wimbledon #Tennis is the very heartbeat of an English summer

THE IRISH TIMES: It has always been at the heart of the English summer and endearingly also a long standing metaphor for July rain. It has come to define a fortnight section of the holidays like no other sport. The… Read More ›

#Duchess #Kate sports chic dress with #Tennis theme for #Wimbledon call with #AndyMurray

View this post on Instagram Game. Set. Match. 🎾 • To mark what would have been the start of finals weekend of the famous @Wimbledon Championships, The Duchess of Cambridge (Patron of the All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club)… Read More ›

#Tennis: Differences Between #Federer & #Sampras’ Grass Games

Paul Annacone has coached the two men who have won more Wimbledon titles than anyone else: Roger Federer (8) and Pete Sampras (7). According to the former World No. 12, there are differences between what makes them great on grass. “Pete’s is obviously his serve…. Read More ›

#ArthurAshe film reveals the remarkable person behind the #Tennis

  He was a professional tennis player, who represented India – the country of his birth – at Wimbledon and the US Open, before becoming one of Hollywood’s biggest players, producing films with stars from Cate Blanchett to Angelina Jolie…. Read More ›

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