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After 11 years, Federer and Nadal renew Wimbledon rivalry

It has been a long wait but the most captivating modern rivalry in men's tennis returns to the scene of its most dramatic episode on Friday when Roger Federer and Rafael ...

After 11 years, Federer and Nadal renew Wimbledon rivalry

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Federer, Nadal renew great rivalry in Wimbledon semifinals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will be meeting at a second consecutive Grand Slam tournament when they face off in Wimbledon's semifinals       ...
15:34, 07/11/2019

Federer and Nadal renew old rivalry and serve up a contest for the ages | Jacob Steinberg Swiss justified the All England Club’s decision to make him No 2 seed as he came back from a limp second set against his old friend and rival to avenge 2008 final defeatTwo old friends played some tennis for a shade over three hours on a sunny Friday...
01:17, 07/13/2019

Kyrgios and Nadal set to renew 'salty' rivalry It was the "super salty" blockbuster clash tennis fans around the world wanted to see and Nick Kyrgios and Rafael Nadal duly obliged on Tuesday by setting up a second-round showdown at Wimbledon....
02:17, 07/03/2019

Kyrgios and Nadal set to renew "salty" rivalry "It was the \"super salty\" blockbuster clash tennis fans around the world wanted to see and Nick Kyrgios and Rafael Nadal duly obliged on Tuesday by setting up a second-round showdown at Wimbledon."...
12:00, 07/03/2019

11 years after epic, Federer tops Nadal in Wimbledon semis Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in four sets to reach his 12th Wimbledon final; Novak Djokovic awaits in the title match        ...
00:34, 07/13/2019

Eleven Years After The Greatest Match Ever: A Federer-Nadal Wimbledon Liveblog Novak Djokovic awaits in the final. Either Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal will join him after today’s semifinal. GOATs are grazing everywhere the eye can see. Roger has mastered the grass and Wimbledon is historically his home turf, but Rafa has beate...
18:17, 07/12/2019

Nadal sets up Federer semi-final showdown 11 years after last Wimbledon meeting "Rafael Nadal ended an 11-year wait for a fourth Wimbledon showdown with Roger Federer after brushing Sam Querrey aside in the quarter-finals on Wednesday."...
21:51, 07/10/2019

Opinion: Roger Federer universally beloved — in part — because of Rafael Nadal rivalry The Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal rivalry has, in almost every way, shaped how fans around the world have felt about men’s tennis since 2005.        ...
20:34, 06/06/2019

Federer seeded second ahead of Nadal at Wimbledon "Roger Federer has been seeded second at Wimbledon ahead of world number two Rafael Nadal as Novak Djokovic holds the top seeding going into Friday’s main draw."...
21:34, 06/26/2019

The Federer, Nadal, Djokovic era at Wimbledon isn’t over yet as all three advance Federer and Nadal will meet in one semifinal Friday, their first encounter at Wimbledon since a memorable 2008 final that many consider the greatest tennis match in history...
00:34, 07/11/2019

Federer seeded second at Wimbledon, Nadal drops to three Eight-time champion Roger Federer was confirmed as the second seed for Wimbledon on Wednesday, bumping Rafael Nadal down to third despite being ranked below the Spaniard....
16:00, 06/26/2019

Federer, Nadal drawn into possible Wimbledon semifinal Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal set up for a potential semifinal at Wimbledon; Serena Williams in tough quarter of women's bracket        ...
13:34, 06/28/2019

| Nadal to face Federer in Wimbledon blockbuster Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal set up a Wimbledon semi-final blockbuster, 11 years after their 2008 title duel which is regarded as the greatest Grand Slam final ever played....
21:17, 07/10/2019

Federer-Nadal set for potential Wimbledon semi Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were set up for a potential semifinal at Wimbledon in Friday's draw, while Serena Williams was placed in what shapes up as by far the toughest quarter of the women's field....
14:17, 06/28/2019

Possible Federer-Nadal Wimbledon SF; Venus faces 15-year-old Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal set up for a potential semifinal at Wimbledon; Serena Williams in tough quarter of women's bracket        ...
15:51, 06/28/2019

WIMBLEDON '19: Djokovic, Federer, Nadal lead the way again The AP takes a look at some of the men to watch at Wimbledon in 2019, including defending champion Novak Djokovic, 8-time winner Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal        ...
22:51, 06/27/2019

Nadal, Federer and Djokovic look ahead to Wimbledon - video Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, look ahead to Wimbledon.The three favourites to win the men's competition this year have 14 titles between them Continue reading......
00:17, 06/30/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Federer, Nadal, Djokovic in quarterfinals A quick look at Wimbledon: The Big Three get back on court at Wimbledon for the men's quarterfinals, all facing opponents who beat them the last time they played        ...
21:34, 07/09/2019

Federer seeded No. 2, Nadal No. 3 at Wimbledon; Serena 11th Roger Federer has been seeded at No. 2 above Rafael Nadal for Wimbledon, despite the Spaniard being higher in the rankings        ...
20:34, 06/26/2019

Federer, Nadal to play at Wimbledon for 1st time since 2008 All these years later, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will meet again at Wimbledon for the 40th installment of their terrific rivalry — and first at the All England Club since their memorable 2008 final....
13:00, 07/11/2019

Another Wimbledon Showdown for Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal The longtime rivals, who will meet in the semifinals on Friday, have played three times at the All England Club. Here’s how The Times covered those matches....
11:17, 07/12/2019

| Djokovic, Federer, Nadal primed to tighten Wimbledon grip Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are set to tighten their private stranglehold on Wimbledon as rivals struggle to dethrone the sport's A-list stars....
17:17, 06/30/2019

Federer downs Nadal to reach 12th Wimbledon final "Roger Federer was at his brilliant best as he downed rival Rafael Nadal 7-6(3) 1-6 6-3 6-4 to reach his 12th Wimbledon final when he will meet Novak Djokovic."...
20:51, 07/12/2019

Wimbledon day nine: Murray and Williams go out as Nadal, Federer and Djokovic win – video Day nine at Wimbledon saw Serena Williams and Andy Murray knocked out of the mixed doubles tournament by No 1 seeds Bruno Soares and the Nicole Melichar. But Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic all progressed to the men's singles semi-fina...
08:17, 07/11/2019

Federer Downs Nadal To Set Up Djokovic Duel For Wimbledon Title Roger Federer is the third oldest man ever to play in a Grand Slam final after 39-year-old Ken Rosewall featured in the 1974 Wimbledon and US Open finals....
09:34, 07/13/2019

Vintage Federer holds off Nadal to reach Wimbledon final A vintage display by Roger Federer took him past Rafael Nadal into the Wimbledon final in an eagerly-anticipated first grasscourt duel between the great rivals for 11 years on Friday....
22:00, 07/12/2019

Will Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal serve up another Wimbledon epic? Echoes of 2008 will reverberate around Wimbledon on Friday, when Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal step out on Centre Court for a repeat of what many regard as the greatest tennis match of all time....
15:51, 07/12/2019

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal remain on collision course at Wimbledon • Federer beats Lucas Pouille 7-5, 6-2, 7-6 (4) in third round• Nadal thrashes Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-2, 6-3, 6-2It is now 11 long years since Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer (right) faced each other across the net at Wimbledon, mano a mano, in a 2008 f...
22:34, 07/06/2019

Wimbledon: Nadal and Federer set up semi-final, Williams and Murray out – as it happened Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will meet at Wimbledon for the first time since 2008, while Novak Djokovic faces Roberto Bautista Agut in the other men’s semi-finalMemory Lane: Wimbledon through the years – in pictures 7.17pm BST Related: Novak Djoko...
01:17, 07/11/2019

The Latest: Federer tops Nadal, reaches 12th Wimbledon final Roger Federer will play for a record-extending ninth Wimbledon title in his 12 final at the All England Club after beating Rafael Nadal 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Centre Court        ...
00:34, 07/13/2019

Nadal Keen For Federer Wimbledon Duel, Regrets No US Open Clash Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will meet for the 40th time on Friday in the semi-finals at Wimbledon, in what will be the pair's fourth meeting at the All England Club....
05:34, 07/11/2019

Watch: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal advance to Wimbledon semifinal Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will battle for a spot in the 2019 Wimbledon men's final after winning their respective quarterfinal matchups Wednesday in London....
18:34, 07/11/2019

Wimbledon day six: Federer, Nadal, Barty and Serena Williams sail through - video Day six at Wimbledon saw some big names in action with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Serena Williams all on court. Federer and Nadal progressed into the next round with routine wins over Lucas Pouille and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga respectivel...
16:00, 07/07/2019

| Federer, Djokovic, Nadal untroubled at Wimbledon as Monday proves not so manic Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal eased into the Wimbledon quarter-finals on Monday as the sport's Grand Slam heavyweights continued to deliver blow after blow....
03:51, 07/09/2019

Roger Federer tops Rafael Nadal to make Wimbledon final WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — After waiting 11 years to get another shot against Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Roger Federer was so, so close to the finish line. One match point slipped away when Federer missed a forehand return. A second came and went on a...
23:17, 07/12/2019

Wimbledon glance: Coco, Serena, Federer, Nadal open Week 2 Looking ahead at Wimbledon: 15-year-old American Coco Gauff takes on former No. 1 Simona Halep as Week 2 gets started        ...
18:34, 07/07/2019

Wimbledon courts controversy with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal seeding Eight-time champion Roger Federer was seeded No. 2 for Wimbledon, one spot ahead of Rafael Nadal, reversing their positions in the ATP rankings.        ...
01:34, 06/27/2019

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in four sets to reach Wimbledon men’s final • Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4• Federer to face Novak Djokovic in final on SundayWhen Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic step on to Centre Court on Sunday to contest the Wimbledon men’s singles final for the third time in six...
23:17, 07/12/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Kvitova, Federer, Nadal and Serena Williams in action – live! Updates from Saturday’s third-round action at SW19Gauff keeps Wimbledon dream alive with comebackGet in touch! Email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 12.00pm BST Kei Nishikori might have a weak serve, but the boy can return. The eighth seed was down an...
13:18, 07/06/2019

Wimbledon: How to watch Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal semifinal, betting odds Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will meet for the 30th time in a Wimbledon semifinal matchup Friday in London. Here is how to watch and the latest betting odds for the matchup....
21:00, 07/11/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Sharapova retires from match; Serena, Federer, Nadal advance Maria Sharapova retired from her first-round match against Pauline Parmentier with a left wrist injury, while Serena Williams, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal advanced at Wimbledon....
09:00, 07/03/2019

Rafael Nadal ‘excited’ for long-overdue Wimbledon rematch with Roger Federer • No 3 seed defeats American Sam Querrey 7-5, 6-2, 6-2• Friday’s match will be first between pair at SW19 since 2008 finalEleven years since Rafael Nadal’s victory against Roger Federer at Wimbledon in what is widely accepted to be the greatest match...
01:17, 07/11/2019

Roger Federer tops Rafael Nadal in first Wimbledon meeting since 2008 final Roger Federer waited 11 years to get another shot at Rafael Nadal on Centre Court. This one was a semifinal, not a final. It was settled in four sets, not five....
01:00, 07/13/2019

Federer vs. Nadal at Wimbledon brings back memories of epic 2008 final Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are set to meet at Wimbledon for the first time since their famed 2008 final, which was arguably the greatest match ever played....
23:00, 07/10/2019

Wimbledon 2019: draw sets up potential Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal semi • Nadal and Federer drawn in opposite half to top seed Djokovic• Djokovic begins defence of his title against KohlschreiberRoger Federer and Rafael Nadal could meet in the semi-finals of Wimbledon after both were drawn in the same half. Nadal was unh...
14:00, 06/28/2019

Roger Federer eliminates rival Rafael Nadal in semis to reach Wimbledon final In their 40th meeting, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal added another chapter to their storybook rivalry as Federer advances to Wimbledon final.       ...
23:34, 07/12/2019

Federer vs Nadal live stream: how to watch Wimbledon 2019 semi-final online from anywhere Having played out arguably the greatest tennis match of all time at Wimbledon during their final clash in 2008, its not a great stretch to predict that today's showdown between the two veterans will likely be the game of the tournament - and cer...
18:51, 07/12/2019

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to reach Wimbledon final showdown with Novak Djokovic SportsPulse: Roger Federer is into the title match at Wimbledon after a semifinal victory over longtime rival Rafael Nadal. USA TODAY Sports' Dan Wolken breaks down Federer's showdown in the final against Novak Djokovic.    ...
01:00, 07/13/2019

Wimbledon order of play - Day 7: Gauff faces Halep test as Federer and Nadal target quarter-finals "Coco Gauff faces the toughtest test yet in her dream Wimbledon run as she gears up to clash with Simona Halep for a place in the quarter-finals on Manic Monday."...
21:34, 07/07/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Hugh Grant, Jude Law, Pixie Lott and Sir David Attenborough among A-listers in royal box for Federer vs Nadal clash A host of stars including Hugh Grant, Jude Law, Pixie Lott and Sir David Attenborough were out in force on day 11 of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships....
23:51, 07/12/2019

India and Pakistan prepare to renew cricket rivalry at World Cup • ‘Electric’ atmosphere anticipated at Old Trafford on Sunday• Some 800,000 fans applied for 26,000-capacity matchIt is a match that – on the surface at least – is just one of 48 at this rain-splattered Cricket World Cup. But when India and Pakistan ...
18:51, 06/14/2019

Home favorite Tsonga ready to renew Nishikori rivalry Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is still working his way back after a long-term injury but the home favorite has promised to leave everything on the court when he takes on Japan's Kei Nishikori in Wednesday's French Open second round....
08:51, 05/29/2019

Rafael Nadal: Seed compared to Roger Federer at Wimbledon 'doesn't seem right' Rafael Nadal is ranked No. 2 in the world and Roger Federer is No. 3. But at Wimbledon, the seeding is switched.       ...
00:00, 06/27/2019

Djokovic and Federer's Sunday showdown could define how this rivalry is remembered "After witnessing the grandest of rivalries, we now look towards one far more difficult to define. Perhaps Sunday’s showdown will go some way to telling us how Roger Federer’s rivalry with Novak Djokovic will be remembered, writes Michael Hincks."...
00:17, 07/13/2019

French Open glance: Federer renews rivalry with Wawrinka A quick look at the French Open: Roger Federer has a chance to take a measure of revenge against friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka in the French Open quarterfinals        ...
00:17, 06/04/2019

Federer, Nadal and Osaka through to last 16 in Rome "Former world number one Roger Federer marked his return to the Italian Open for the first time since 2016 with a 6-4 6-3 second round win over Joao Sousa on Thursday."...
15:34, 05/16/2019

| Federer, Nadal march on at French Open Roger Federer made short work of Argentinian Leonardo Mayer to become the oldest man in 28 years to reach a Grand Slam quarter-final at the French Open....
23:51, 06/02/2019

| 'There's always a chance': Federer dreaming of toppling Nadal Roger Federer insisted that "there's always a chance" as he looks to finally beat old rival Rafael Nadal at the French Open after five previous defeats....
21:51, 06/04/2019

Federer is on the slide with every reason to believe he can dethrone Nadal "Renaissance man Roger Federer is physicallly and mentally sharp enough to finally record a win over Rafael Nadal at the French Open, writes Desmond Kane."...
01:00, 06/05/2019

Federer prevails over Nadal, gets Djokovic in final Roger Federer will play for a record ninth Wimbledon title after beating rival Rafael Nadal in a four-set thriller. He will face No. 1 seed -- and four-time champ -- Novak Djokovic in the final....
21:17, 07/12/2019

Federer and Nadal blaze into fourth round After a cool first week the thermostat was turned up at Roland Garros on Friday as Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer both blazed a trail into the French Open fourth round for the 14th time....
03:17, 06/01/2019

Federer excited to try and solve Nadal puzzle Roger Federer has never solved the riddle of playing Rafael Nadal at the French Open but still believes he can find the answer when the pair clash for the 39th time in Friday's semi-final....
01:17, 06/05/2019

Sanguine Nadal says he is not obsessed about Federer's record Rafael Nadal took sole ownership of one record when he claimed a 12th French Open title on Sunday but says matching Roger Federer's haul of 20 Grand Slams will not become an obsession....
00:00, 06/10/2019

| Nadal, Federer on French Open collision course Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer were placed in the same half of the draw for the French Open on Thursday meaning the two longtime rivals could meet in the semi-finals....
21:51, 05/23/2019

No sweat for Nadal and Federer, Bertens pulls out Defending champion Rafael Nadal continued to chomp his way through the French Open draw on Wednesday and Roger Federer also maintained his smooth progress into the third round....
22:34, 05/29/2019

Analysis: Djokovic looks like he could catch Federer, Nadal Analysis: Novak Djokovic never has been this close to Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in the Grand Slam trophy count        ...
19:34, 07/15/2019

Federer-Nadal looms as Big 3 strut into semis At Wimbledon, for a record 13th time, the Big Three of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have advanced to the semifinals of a major together....
23:00, 07/10/2019

Djokovic: Federer and Nadal have made me a better player "Novak Djokovic believes that Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal have made him a better player, despite not being able to beat them much in the early part of his career."...
12:51, 06/30/2019

| Nadal, Djokovic have made me the player I am - Federer Roger Federer admits his epic Grand Slam rivalry with Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic has helped propel him to his status as one of the greatest players of all time....
21:34, 06/29/2019

Federer survives scare against Monfils, Nadal through "Roger Federer survived two match points against French maverick Gael Monfils to extend his claycourt comeback and reach the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open, while Rafael Nadal"...
08:51, 05/10/2019

Factbox: Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal A look at the records of Switzerland's Roger Federer and Spain's Rafael Nadal before their semi-final meeting at the French Open on Friday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
08:51, 06/07/2019

It Will Be Federer vs. Nadal in the French Open Semifinals Federer earned his spot by defeating his Swiss compatriot Stan Wawrinka, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4, while Nadal routed Kei Nishikori, 6-1, 6-1, 6-3....
19:17, 06/04/2019

Croft: The wind was ‘absolutely horrendous’ in Federer-Nadal "Eurosport expert Annabel Croft said the wind was “absolutely horrendous” during Rafael Nadal’s win over Roger Federer, adding that she had never seen conditions like it at Roland Garros."...
18:00, 06/07/2019

'Nadal wants to tear your heart out & Federer must match him' - McEnroe "Tennis legend John McEnroe says Roger Federer must match Rafael Nadal\u0027s desire and intensity if he is to beat his long-time rival and reach the Wimbledon final."...
15:51, 07/12/2019

It's not just Federer versus Nadal: Previewing the men's semi slugfests For only the fifth time in the Open Era, the top four men's seeds are in the French Open semifinals. We break down what to expect from these two blockbuster matchups....
23:34, 06/06/2019

| 'I'm ready for special moment' of facing Federer, says Nadal Rafael Nadal resumes his spellbinding 15-year rivalry with Roger Federer for a place in the Roland Garros semi-finals, insisting it will be a "special moment"....
21:51, 06/04/2019

Federer, Nadal and Osaka win on busy day at Italian Open Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Naomi Osaka all advance with routine wins in the first of their two matches on a busy Thursday at the Italian Open        ...
15:17, 05/16/2019

Will Nadal pass Federer for grand slam wins? Rafael Nadal's 12th French Open title took him to just two grand slams behind Roger Federer's mark of 20. But who will end their career with more majors?...
02:17, 07/03/2019

Second 'Nole Slam' would put Djokovic up with Federer and Nadal: Wilander Novak Djokovic stands on the verge of holding all four Grand Slam titles for the second time in his career and should he do it by winning the French Open, it would surpass anything Rafael Nadal or Roger Federer have achieved, said Mats Wilander....
15:51, 05/26/2019

Nadal extends record, to meet Federer in semis Defending champion Rafael Nadal will meet rival Roger Federer in the French Open semifinals, which will be the 39th career matchup between the two superstars....
20:00, 06/04/2019

Nadal expects Federer onslaught in semi-final Rafael Nadal is braced for an all-out assault from Roger Federer when the two great rivals meet at Roland Garros for the first time in eight years in Friday's French Open semi-final....
00:34, 06/07/2019

Nadal topples Querrey to set up Federer semi-final There was no stopping Rafael Nadal on Wednesday as he soaked up 22 thunderbolt aces to flatten Sam Querrey 7-5 6-2 6-2 to set up the Wimbledon semi-final the whole sporting world had been waiting to see -- a showdown with great rival Roger Federer....
22:17, 07/10/2019

At Indian Wells, It’ll Be Federer vs. Nadal for the 39th Time. Maybe. With straight-set wins on Friday, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal set up a meeting in a BNP Paribas Open semifinal on Saturday. But Nadal’s right knee may not cooperate....
23:00, 04/28/2019

Federer and Nadal back in action at French Open PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer’s third-round opponent at the French Open is the son of a player who was in the field when the 20-time Grand Slam champion made his debut in Paris in 1999. The 37-year-old Federer faces 63rd-ranked Casper Ruud — who i...
10:17, 05/31/2019

Federer sets up Nadal semi-final after win over Wawrinka "Roger Federer completed a rousing 7-6 4-6 7-6 6-4 win over Swiss compatriot Stanislas Wawrinka to set up a French Open semi-final with 11-times champion Rafael Nadal."...
20:34, 06/04/2019

French Open: Federer, Nadal advance to semifinals Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will play one another in the French Open semifinals after winning their respective matches during Tuesday's quarterfinals....
22:34, 06/04/2019

Nadal topples Querrey to set up blockbuster Federer semi The deafening cheers erupting around Wimbledon as Rafa Nadal stood at the baseline, bouncing a ball and poised to take a two-set lead against Sam Querrey, provided the newsflash he welcomed and dreaded with equal measure -- Roger Federer was through ...
22:51, 07/10/2019

| Federer, Nadal threaten Djokovic bid for historic Slam Novak Djokovic can become only the second man in history to have twice held all four Grand Slam titles at the same time with victory at the French Open....
08:17, 05/25/2019

The Latest: Federer beats Wawrinka, faces Nadal next PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 7 p.m. Roger Federer has finished off a 7-6 (4), 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4 win over friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka to reach the French Open semifinals. It sets up the 39th career mee...
19:34, 06/04/2019

| Nadal, Federer one match from dream Roland Garros duel Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are closing in on a dream Roland Garros semi-final clash but standing in their way are Kei Nishikori and Stan Wawrinka....
10:34, 06/04/2019

Roger Federer knows all too well all clay roads lead to Rafael Nadal With the media-billed "Swiss Open" behind him after a four-set win against fellow countryman Stan Wawrinka, Federer now turns to Nadal, the King of Clay....
23:34, 06/04/2019

| More details emerge for Federer v Nadal Cape Town match More key details have emerged after confirmation tennis greats Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal would be heading to Cape Town in 2020 to play an exhibition charity match....
20:34, 07/04/2019

| Federer, Nadal to meet in French Open semi-finals Roger Federer set up a mouthwatering French Open semi-final clash with Rafael Nadal to become the oldest men's Grand Slam semi-finalist in 28 years....
21:51, 06/04/2019

Federer-Nadal, Serena's struggles among French Open takeaways What did we learn over the past two weeks at Roland Garros? The Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal rivalry remains the gold standard, Serena Williams needs a shakeup and more....
15:17, 06/11/2019

Nadal demolishes Nishikori to set up semi-final showdown with Federer Rafael Nadal continued his march towards a record-extending 12th French Open title by steamrolling a sorry Kei Nishikori 6-1 6-1 6-3 to book his place in the semi-finals on Tuesday....
20:17, 06/04/2019

Ageless Federer enjoys turning the tables on great foe Nadal There was no rain break, no twilight five-set drama and no Wimbledon trophy on offer on Friday but none of that bothered ageless Swiss maestro Roger Federer....
01:51, 07/13/2019

Nadal and Federer set up classic French Open semi-final French Open fans will be treated to the semi-final they had always hoped for as great rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal advanced in contrasting fashion on Tuesday to set up a last-four encounter at Roland Garros....
01:17, 06/05/2019

Nadal, Djokovic advance; Federer and Osaka withdraw injured Rafael Nadal is looking more and more like his dominating self with each match he plays on clay this week        ...
02:51, 05/18/2019

French Open glance: Federer, Nadal both in 3rd-round action A quick look at the French Open: Roger Federer's third-round opponent at the French Open is the son of a player who was in the field when the 20-time Grand Slam champion made his debut in Paris in 1999.        ...
00:00, 05/31/2019

‘The best ever’ – McEnroe marvels and despairs at Djokovic, Federer and Nadal’s dominance "John McEnroe declared Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal as the best-ever to play the men’s game after the trio cruised into the Wimbledon quarter-finals on Monday."...
02:17, 07/09/2019

Even for Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal at the French Open is just impossible In their 39th career meeting and the most anticipated tennis match in years, the Spaniard mastered both his friendly rival and the wind to reach Sunday's final....
22:17, 06/07/2019

Federer, Nadal to meet at French Open for first time since 2011 Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will face off at the French Open for the first time since 2011 after they won contrasting quarterfinals in wet Paris. Federer edged Stan Wawrinka in a bruising battle while Nadal eased past Kei Nishikori....
22:51, 06/04/2019

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal win first of two Italian Open matches of day Federer beat Coric, Nadal thrashed ChardyWednesday’s washout forces two matches in dayRoger Federer and Rafael Nadal advanced with routine wins in the first of their two matches at the Italian Open on Thursday.A washout on Wednesday backed up play, c...
15:34, 05/16/2019

Nadal too tough for Federer, reaches 12th French final Before this French Open semi-final match-up it had been all about the dizzying numbers and statistics, but once great foes Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal stepped on to the Roland Garros center court, all that mattered was both men's preternatural abili...
18:51, 06/07/2019

Can Roger Federer upset Rafael Nadal at the French Open? The way Roger Federer was talking ahead of his battle against Rafael Nadal at the French Open, you would think something especially crazy has to happen for Spain's "King of Clay" to lose their semifinal....
17:17, 06/06/2019

2019 French Open: Nadal and Federer Cruises Into Third Round Rafael Nadal posted a 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 win over Yannick Maden. Roger Federer also advanced easily, with a 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 victory over 144th-ranked Oscar Otte....
20:34, 05/29/2019

How do you solve a lefty like Rafa Nadal? A look at Roger Federer's strategy When Federer was a young pup on the tour, he hated facing left-handed players. Now the 20-time Grand Slam winner has learned to beat them. Except if you're Nadal....
20:17, 06/06/2019

The Latest: Nadal tops Federer in 3 sets; into French final PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 3:30 p.m. Rafael Nadal beat rival Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 to reach his 12th French Open final. Nadal improved to 6-0 against Federer at Roland Garros, where they last met in 2011, ...
16:00, 06/07/2019

Rafael Nadal Owns Roger Federer at Roland Garros The longtime rivals, who meet in the semifinals on Friday, have played five other times at the French Open. Here’s how The Times covered those matches....
16:00, 06/07/2019

French Open glance: Federer, Nadal face qualifiers on Day 4 A quick look at the French Open: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal face German qualifiers ranked outside the top 100 in the second round        ...
05:51, 05/29/2019

Federer-Nadal showdown highlights French Open semifinals PARIS (AP) — All four French Open singles semifinals are scheduled on the same day and the most-anticipated matchup features Rafael Nadal against Roger Federer. The other men’s semifinal Friday is Novak Djokovic against Dominic Thiem. It is the...
10:00, 06/07/2019

Wawrinka battles past Tsitsipas, Federer and Nadal dazzle Stan Wawrinka rolled back the years to stop Stefanos Tsitsipas in his tracks in the match of the tournament on Sunday to set up a French Open quarter-final against fellow Swiss Roger Federer....
23:17, 06/02/2019

Coach Brings Fresh Ideas to Nadal’s 39th Match With Federer Ahead of a Friday semifinal at the French Open, Carlos Moyá explained the challenges Rafael Nadal has faced in recent years and how, like Roger Federer, he had revived his career....
18:51, 06/06/2019

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer Target Second Week At French Open Roger Federer continues his first French Open campaign in four years on Friday with a third-round match against Norway's Casper Ruud, while reigning champion Rafael Nadal faces Belgian David Goffin....
07:00, 05/31/2019

Nadal beats Federer to reach 12th French Open final Rafael Nadal eased past Roger Federer in straight sets in blustery Paris to reach a 12th French Open final and end a five-match losing streak against the Swiss....
23:17, 06/07/2019

Boy Reading At Federer-Nadal Semi-Final Is Twitter's Newest Sensation Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were going neck and neck in the first set and produced some of the best tennis shots one could ever dream of seeing but the young boy had his eyes glued to the book in......
18:34, 07/13/2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: Nadal eyes 12th; Djokovic, Federer 2nd each The AP takes a look at some of the men to watch at the 2019 French Open, including top-ranked Novak Djokovic, 11-time champion Rafael Nadal and 2009 champ Roger Federer        ...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Roger Federer looks to defy daunting odds against old rival Rafael Nadal The Spaniard still looks unbeatable on the red clay of Paris but the 38-year-old Swiss believes he can end his French Open runNobody in the history of athletic endeavour has dominated a single geographical space the way Rafael Nadal has ruled the 2,1...
23:51, 06/06/2019

Nadal reaches Rome semis; Federer and Osaka withdraw injured Rafael Nadal is looking more and more like his dominating self with each match he plays on clay this week        ...
01:17, 05/18/2019

Federer and Nadal to attempt world attendance record in Cape Town Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will attempt to set a world record for attendance at a tennis match, with the help of some celebrity guests, when they play an exhibition game in Cape Town in February....
22:17, 07/04/2019

Rafael Nadal Played Some Heroic Points Before Roger Federer Wrapped It Up The match was glowing white-hot for hours, but in the fourth set, the Wimbledon semifinal between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal began to cool off. Federer got an early break to go up 2-1, and a sense of the inevitable washed over the lawn as both pl...
00:17, 07/13/2019

French Open 2019: Konta v Vekic, Federer, Nadal and more – live! Live updates from Roland GarrosSerena Williams and Naomi Osaka crash outFeel free to email Daniel or tweet @DanielHarris you thoughts 12.37pm BST Well lookee here! Konta puts the pressure on Vekic’s serve and Vekic cannae cope. At 30-40 a forehand go...
13:51, 06/02/2019

| Federer overcomes scare, Nadal sets up grudge match with Kyrgios Eight-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer overcame a first set scare to reach the second round on Tuesday beating South African debutant Lloyd Harris....
01:51, 07/03/2019

Nadal won't return until Wimbledon "French Open champion Rafael Nadal said he will play no grasscourt warm-up tournaments ahead of Wimbledon but is confident he can mount a challenge for a third title in southwest London."...
08:51, 06/10/2019

Djokovic, Nadal and Konta progress to Rome semis, Osaka and Federer bow out with injury Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal and Johanna Konta progressed to the Italian Open semi-finals on Friday, but Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka were forced to withdraw with injury problems....
04:17, 05/18/2019

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal Threaten Novak Djokovic Bid For Historic Slam Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, with 20 and 17 career Grand Slam titles each respectively, are ahead of 15-time major winner Novak Djokovic in total hauls....
07:00, 05/25/2019

Tennis: Nadal and Djokovic head French Open cast as Federer returns For the first time in four years the big three in men's tennis will all be present at the French Open, all striving to etch another remarkable storyline in the red Parisian dirt....
16:00, 05/24/2019

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal Reach French Open Fourth Round Roger Federer is the oldest man to book a last-16 place since Tunisian-born Italian Nicola Pietrangeli, a two-time champion, at the age of 38 in 1972....
22:17, 05/31/2019

French Open 2019 - Can Federer and Djokovic challenge Nadal, will Serena triumph? "The 2019 French Open will see Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic attempting to upset the king of clay Rafael Nadal - and can Serena Williams triumph?"...
18:34, 05/22/2019

Rafael Nadal: Will Spanish star surpass great rival Roger Federer? No sooner had Rafael Nadal wiped away the red dust from his eyes and taken his hands off the resplendent trophy, the inevitable question was fired towards him....
16:34, 06/10/2019

Novak Djokovic: Fight with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to be world No1 drives us on Novak Djokovic says the competition between himself, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to be the best in the world is driving their dominance of men's tennis....
13:17, 07/09/2019

| Noah, Gates join Federer, Nadal for Cape Town charity match Next year's Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal showdown in Cape Town got a further injection of star power with confirmation Bill Gates and Trevor Noah will also take part....
20:34, 07/04/2019

Straight sets wins: Nadal and Federer reach French Open quarterfinals Roger Federer's return to French Open clay is going so smoothly he still has not dropped a set in reaching the quarterfinals        ...
19:51, 06/02/2019

Mind the gap: Djokovic, Federer and Nadal playing at a level the chasing pack cannot reach "For the second Grand Slam in a row, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have reached the semi-final. The trio are on another level over five sets, and they are arguably increasing the gap on the chasing pack, writes Michael Hincks."...
22:17, 07/10/2019

2019 French Open: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal Reach the Quarterfinals Federer has not yet dropped a set playing at Roland Garros for the first time since 2015. Three women became first-time quarterfinals in Paris on Sunday....
18:51, 06/02/2019

Federer on Wimbledon final: All the work's done "Roger Federer says there is little he can do now to improve his chances of winning a 21st Grand Slam title against Novak Djokovic - all the work has been done."...
16:34, 07/13/2019

Ambitious Nadal will not play before Wimbledon French Open champion Rafael Nadal said he will play no grasscourt warm-up tournaments ahead of Wimbledon but is confident he can mount a challenge for a third title in southwest London....
17:17, 06/10/2019

French Open: Roger Federer catches fire while Rafael Nadal survives stutter • Swiss beats Casper Ruud 6-3, 6-1, 7-6 (8)• Spaniard drops set in 6-1, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 victoryRoger Federer, who gives the illusion of making time stop, is enjoying his return to Paris after an absence of four years, as any 37-year-old tennis genius w...
22:34, 05/31/2019

Analysis: Novak Djokovic looks like he could catch Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal in Grand Slams Federer owns the men's record of 20 Grand Slam singles titles, Nadal has 18, Djokovic 16. The chase is really and truly on now.        ...
23:17, 07/15/2019

Opinion: Latest Federer-Nadal match will have a huge impact on each player's legacy Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal meet again, with Federer aiming to solidify his spot as the greatest player in history, and Nadal closely behind.       ...
20:00, 07/11/2019

Roger Federer needs a quick kill in entrancing duel with Rafael Nadal | Kevin Mitchell The 37-year-old’s knees may not be up to Rafael Nadal’s ploy of taking Friday’s Wimbledon semi-final to five gruelling setsRoger Federer and Rafael Nadal have not met at Wimbledon since 2008, when the Spaniard prevailed in a five-set final stretched ...
18:51, 07/11/2019

Nadal: 'Federer record doesn't bother me, dodgy knees cost me 15 Grand Slams' "Rafael Nadal took sole ownership of one record when he claimed a 12th French Open title on Sunday but says matching Roger Federer\u0027s haul of 20 Grand Slams will not become an obsession."...
08:51, 06/10/2019

Rafal Nadal tops Roger Federer to reach 12th French Open final Rafael Nadal made quick work of Roger Federer in their first French Open meeting since 2011, beating his rival 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 Friday in strong wind to reach his 12th final at Roland Garros....
17:00, 06/07/2019

Women's semi-finals due for simultaneous starts, Federer-Nadal to play on Philippe Chatrier "The women\u0027s semi-finals at the French Open will start at the same time on Friday morning due to schedule problems following Wednesday\u0027s rain delay."...
14:17, 06/06/2019

French Open: Advantage Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal ahead of 39th clash There were not many happy faces around Roland Garros on Wednesday as torrential rain wiped out the whole day's play on the two main show courts, but Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal had reason to smile....
18:00, 06/06/2019

Watch: Rafael Nadal sweeps Roger Federer, reaches French Open final Rafael Nadal climbed to yet another French Open final after beating Roger Federer in straight sets in the semifinals Friday at Roland-Garros in Paris....
19:34, 06/07/2019

Federer survives first-set wobble to down Wimbledon debutant Roger Federer set pulses racing for around 40 minutes on Tuesday as Wimbledon debutant Lloyd Harris threatened to overthrow the established order before eventually succumbing to a 3-6 6-1 6-2 6-2 first round defeat....
19:34, 07/02/2019

Federer drops set -- but then cruises in Wimbledon opener Roger Federer didn't suffer a shock exit at Wimbledon in his 2019 opener, but the record eight-time champion gave his millions of fans a minor scare when he lost a set against a player who grew up idolizing him -- make that another one....
19:34, 07/02/2019

All the work's done, Federer says ahead of Wimbledon final As Roger Federer prepares to take on Novak Djokovic in Sunday's Wimbledon final, he knows there is little he can do now to improve his chances of winning a 21st Grand Slam title -- all the work has been done....
02:51, 07/14/2019

| Federer feels 'strange' being in Wimbledon final Roger Federer admitted that it felt "strange" he and Serena Williams will compete for Wimbledon titles, 16 years after he made his Grand Slam breakthrough....
01:17, 07/13/2019

All eyes will be on Nadal vs. Kyrgios matchup at Wimbledon Two-time Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal will face Nick Kyrgios at Centre Court in the marquee matchup on Day 4 of Wimbledon        ...
11:00, 07/04/2019

Nadal to prepare for Wimbledon at Hurlingham event World number two Rafa Nadal has entered next week's Aspall Tennis Classic in Hurlingham to get some grass court play under his belt ahead of next month's Wimbledon Championships....
14:51, 06/20/2019

| Nadal, Kyrgios to clash in Wimbledon blockbuster Rafael Nadal set-up a Wimbledon second round blockbuster with bitter Australian rival Nick Kyrgios after seeing off Japanese qualifier Yuichi Sugita....
01:51, 07/03/2019

Cilic thumps Nadal in Wimbledon warm-up "Spaniard Rafael Nadal got a quickfire reminder of the challenge he faces to win a third Wimbledon title as he was blown away by big-serving Marin Cilic in an exhibition match on Wednesday"...
21:34, 06/26/2019

Dominant Nadal brushes aside Tsonga at Wimbledon World number two Rafa Nadal was in ruthless form on Centre Court on Saturday as he marched into the fourth round at Wimbledon with a 6-2 6-3 6-2 rout of France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga....
20:34, 07/06/2019

French Open order of play Day 13: Nadal, Federer, Djokovic and Thiem target final berths "Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem occupy the semi-final spots and it looks set to be a thrilling day of play at Roland Garros. Federer vs Nadal will be the match where all eyes will be on them."...
20:51, 06/06/2019

Roger Federer wins Swiss scrap to book French Open semi-final against Nadal • Federer overcomes Stan Wawrinka in four sets• Rafael Nadal defeats Kei Nishikori in straight setsRoger Federer finally got himself into a dogfight at this French Open after a relatively quiet run to the quarter-finals, where he survived an all-Swis...
22:17, 06/04/2019

Rafael Nadal ousts Roger Federer in straight sets to reach French Open final Nadal beats Federer 6–3, 6–4, 6–2 in semi-finalRain halts Djokovic-Thiem match in third setWith 11 French Open titles in the bag, Rafael Nadal hardly needs help when it comes to winning at Roland Garros. But on Friday, after he produced a rock-solid ...
20:17, 06/07/2019

Rafael Nadal takes down Roger Federer in straight sets to reach French Open final Rafael Nadal got the best of Roger Federer in the 39th meeting between the tennis superstars in the French Open semifinals on Friday.        ...
16:51, 06/07/2019

| Federer into Wimbledon last 16 with record 350th Grand Slam win Eight-time Wimbledon singles champion Roger Federer posted yet more landmarks as all the main contenders encountered few problems in reaching the last 16....
06:51, 07/07/2019

Wimbledon is Federer's best chance to win 21st slam: Wilander Wimbledon is Roger Federer's best chance to win another Grand Slam but, at 37, the Swiss maestro is no longer an outright favorite to prevail in multiple five-set contests over two weeks, seven-times Grand Slam champion Mats Wilander said....
18:17, 06/30/2019

Roger Federer Novak Djokovic Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic is looking to win back-to-back Wimbledon titles for the second time in his career as he faces Roger Federer for the fourth time in a Wimbledon final....
13:00, 07/14/2019

Still dominant at 37, Roger Federer eyes another Wimbledon title The numbers are staggering and it's a bit surreal, even for his opponents, that the Swiss tennis star is still going strong        ...
11:00, 07/04/2019

| Federer rues 'missed opportunity' to win Wimbledon title Roger Federer said he could not believe he had let slip two match points which would have sealed his ninth Wimbledon title after losing to Novak Djokovic....
07:00, 07/15/2019

Djokovic tops Federer in epic Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic outlasted Roger Federer in five sets Sunday to repeat as the Wimbledon men's champion for the second time and win his fifth title at the All England Club....
04:34, 07/15/2019

Serena, Sharapova, Federer among top storylines on road to Wimbledon Will Serena Williams play a tuneup? Can Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova make successful returns? Those are a few of the burning questions in a short but busy grass-court circuit....
16:51, 06/18/2019

In a Wimbledon Instant Classic, Djokovic Outlasts Federer It was an epic, tell-the-grandkids instant classic tennis match, which offered a little bit of everything, and then some. But in the end, Novak Djokovic—as he often does—offered a little bit more. Djokovic prevailed in a wildly entertaining, seesaw f...
23:34, 07/14/2019

The Latest: Federer overcomes poor start to win at Wimbledon Roger Federer shrugged off an early deficit to beat Lloyd Harris of South Africa 3-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 as he began his search for a record-extending ninth Wimbledon title        ...
18:34, 07/02/2019

Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he repelled everything the Swiss threw at him to claim a fifth Wimbledon title in the first All England Club final to be decided by a tiebreaker on Sunday....
22:17, 07/14/2019

Djokovic tops Federer in historic final for 5th at Wimbledon Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, barely beating Roger Federer        ...
23:34, 07/14/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Djokovic beats Federer in final A quick look at Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final after coming back to beat Roger Federer in an unprecedented fifth-set tiebreaker        ...
23:34, 07/14/2019

The Latest: Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic has won his fifth Wimbledon title by beating eight-time champion Roger Federer in a fifth-set tiebreaker after saving two match points       ...
20:34, 07/14/2019

Djokovic edges Federer in 5 sets for 5th Wimbledon trophy Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, barely beating Roger Federer       ...
20:34, 07/14/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Federer, Serena to play on No. 1 Court A quick look at Wimbledon: Roger Federer will be up against a player who wasn't even 1 year old when the eight-time champion made his debut at the All England Club in 1999       ...
23:34, 07/03/2019

The Latest: Nadal says he won't play Wimbledon warmups The latest on the French Open: Rafael Nadal says he will again not play any warmup tournaments before Wimbledon       ...
22:17, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal laments another missed opportunity to win Wimbledon For the second year in a row, Rafael Nadal came up just shy of making the Wimbledon final, losing out on another chance to win a Grand Slam not played on clay....
01:51, 07/13/2019

Frustration for Nadal as Wimbledon mission falls short Rewarding as it was for Rafael Nadal to become the only player to win the same Grand Slam 12 times by chalking up his dozen at last month's French Open, the Spaniard arrived at Wimbledon this year like a man on a mission....
01:51, 07/13/2019

Djokovic has sympathy for Nadal over Wimbledon seedings gripe Spaniard Rafael Nadal received support from Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic on Tuesday after criticising the unique seedings formula used by the grasscourt Grand Slam which gets underway at the All England Club on Monday....
23:34, 06/25/2019

Nadal says Wimbledon's seedings system 'not a good thing' Spaniard Rafael Nadal has criticized Wimbledon's unique seedings formula, which could hinder his chances of a third title when the tournament starts on Monday....
15:51, 06/25/2019

Nadal survives Kyrgios test in Wimbledon thriller Third seed and twice-champion Rafa Nadal emerged victorious from a memorable four-set duel with Australian wild man Nick Kyrgios that delivered everything it had promised in front of an enraptured Wimbledon Centre Court crowd on Thursday....
22:17, 07/04/2019

Cilic offers Nadal a Wimbledon reality check Spaniard Rafael Nadal got a quickfire reminder of the challenge he faces to win a third Wimbledon title as he was blown away by big-serving Marin Cilic in an exhibition match on Wednesday....
18:17, 06/26/2019

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic reach Wimbledon semifinals Novak Djokovic took what was shaping up as an entertaining matchup in the Wimbledon quarterfinals and quickly turned it into a lopsided romp with a 10-game run....
21:51, 07/10/2019

Wimbledon day 13: Djokovic beats Federer to win fifth title – video highlights The 2019 edition of Wimbledon ended in a fifth – and second successive – title for Novak Djokovic, with the 32-year old winning 7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12 against Roger Federer in a gruelling four hours and 57 minutes. The world No 3, competing in his...
02:17, 07/15/2019

The Latest: Roger Federer wins 100th match at Wimbledon Roger Federer won his 100th match at Wimbledon, and it put the eight-time champion into his 13th semifinal at the All England Club        ...
20:17, 07/10/2019

Novak Djokovic defeats Roger Federer for fifth Wimbledon title Defending champion Novak Djokovic won his fifth Wimbledon title on Sunday, defeating eight-time champion Roger Federer in five sets.       ...
00:34, 07/15/2019

| Federer into 17th Wimbledon quarter-final with 99th win at tournament Roger Federer has become the oldest man to reach a Grand Slam quarter-final in 28 years when he booked his place in the Wimbledon last-eight for the 17th time....
03:51, 07/09/2019

Seeking 9th Wimbledon title, Federer faces Djokovic in final Roger Federer will be seeking his record ninth Wimbledon title when he faces defending champion Novak Djokovic in the final       ...
17:34, 07/13/2019

Djokavic outlasts Federer in Wimbledon Finals that lasted nearly 5 hours WIMBLEDON, England (AP) – Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, coming back to beat Roger Federer in an unprecedented fifth-set tiebreaker Sunday. What a showdown it was in the...
10:34, 07/15/2019

Federer shows killer instinct to crush Clarke at Wimbledon With his usual level of ruthlessness and near effortless efficiency, Roger Federer dashed home hopes of an outlandish upset at Wimbledon by easing into the third round with a straight sets victory over Britain's Jay Clarke on Thursday....
22:17, 07/04/2019

Federer at 21: How artful Roger's record Wimbledon bid is moulded by clay "Roger Federer has more reason than usual to believe a 21st Grand Slam title is within his grasp in his 21st straight appearance at the event, writes Desmond Kane."...
23:51, 06/28/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic in final A quick look at Wimbledon: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic will meet in the men's final at the All England Club for the third time        ...
22:00, 07/13/2019

Roger Federer pushed by Kei Nishikori before completing Wimbledon century • Eight-time champion faces Rafael Nadal in semi-finals• Four-set win over Nishikori was his 100th at WimbledonIf Roger Federer is to win Wimbledon for the ninth time he might have to reach deeper into his past than he did in beating Kei Nishikori ov...
01:17, 07/11/2019

'For now it hurts': Federer falls short of storybook ending at Wimbledon In a heartbreaking, instant classic Wimbledon final, 37-year-old Roger Federer couldn't quite close the deal against rival Novak Djokovic to win his 21st Grand Slam title....
07:51, 07/15/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Roger Federer must 'take it up a level' against Novak Djokovic Roger Federer must "take it up a level" to beat Novak Djokovic and claim a record-equalling ninth Wimbledon singles title, says three-time champion John McEnroe....
13:51, 07/14/2019

Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic to face Roger Federer in final This year's Wimbledon final will feature defending champion Novak Djokovic against eight-time winner Roger Federer. Djokovic was victorious the last two times the pair met in the Wimbledon final....
21:51, 07/12/2019

Heavier balls to blame for slower game at Wimbledon, says Nadal The tennis balls becoming heavier during play on the grass at the All England Club is to be blamed for the slower game at the Wimbledon and not the playing surface, third seed Rafa Nadal said on Saturday....
00:51, 07/07/2019

Serena, Djokovic, Nadal highlight storylines to watch at Wimbledon Is this Serena Williams' last best chance to win a major? Will Novak Djokovic continue to dominate on grass? Here's what to watch for when play begins Monday at Wimbledon....
16:51, 06/26/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Rafael Nadal says seeding formula 'doesn't seem right' World number two Rafael Nadal says "it doesn't seem right" that Wimbledon's formula means he could be seeded behind world number three Roger Federer....
16:00, 06/25/2019

| Nadal v Kyrgios, part 7: Wimbledon braced for bitter clash Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios resume their bitter rivalry at Wimbledon as the two-time champion tackles the combustible Australian for a place in the last 32....
14:34, 07/03/2019

Querrey's reward for Wimbledon quarterfinal? Facing Nadal Sam Querrey is in the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the third time in four years and now needs to beat Rafael Nadal        ...
04:51, 07/09/2019

Wary of past pain, Nadal eyes third Wimbledon title Rafa Nadal received a degree of sympathy this week when he questioned a Wimbledon seedings formula that relegated him down to third in this year's draw despite a world ranking of two....
13:17, 06/27/2019

With French Open title in hand, can Rafael Nadal win Wimbledon? No man has accomplished the Roland Garros-Wimbledon double since Nadal himself in 2010, but that's what Rafa is aiming for as he chases Grand Slam title No. 19....
01:51, 06/11/2019

The Latest: Nadal beats Sousa in straight sets at Wimbledon Rafael Nadal reached his 39th career Grand Slam quarterfinal by beating Joao Sousa 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 on Centre Court at Wimbledon        ...
17:00, 07/08/2019

Tough Wimbledon draw for Nadal as Kyrgios looms in second round Already riled by Wimbledon's seedings policy, twice champion Rafael Nadal's mood would not have improved after falling foul of Friday's draw which handed him a potential second-round clash with controversial Australian Nick Kyrgios....
22:51, 06/28/2019

Federer primed for Wimbledon charge after sealing 10th Halle crown Roger Federer warmed up for next month's Wimbledon championships by swatting aside David Goffin 7-6(2) 6-1 to win the Halle Open title for the 10th time on Sunday....
19:17, 06/23/2019

Novak Djokovic v Roger Federer: Wimbledon men's singles final – live! Wimbledon men’s singles final latest from Centre CourtNew Zealand v England: Cricket World Cup final – live!F1: British Grand Prix – live!And email Jacob or tweet him with your thoughts 2.45pm BST First set: Djokovic 4-5 Federer* (*denotes server): F...
15:51, 07/14/2019

Wimbledon day 11: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic reach men's final – video Defending Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic will face eight-times winner Roger Federer in Sunday’s men’s singles final after both completed four-set semi-final wins on Friday, against Roberto Bautista Agut and Rafael Nadal respectively. In the quad w...
03:51, 07/13/2019

Novak Djokovic edges Roger Federer in historic Wimbledon final In a historic clash between two of tennis’ titans, Novak Djokovic came out on top. Djokovic defeated Roger Federer Sunday in a five-set classic to win the men’s singles Wimbledon title, 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3). This marked t...
21:51, 07/14/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Barty, Nadal, Gauff, Williams and more in action – live! Updates from all the fourth-round action at SW19Over-30s dominate men’s last 16 at WimbledonThe reasons behind Coco Gauff’s stunning riseAnd you can email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 11.08am BST Play has started on Court 3. Elina Svitolina, the ei...
12:17, 07/08/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Williams v Juvan, Kyrgios v Nadal, Kerber out – live! Barty crushes Van Uytvanck in ruthless warning to rivalsWimbledon blocks prize money for Tomic after lack of effortFeel free to email Katy or to tweet: @KatyMurrells 6.09pm BST Lauren Davis, a 5ft 2in lucky loser who lost in qualifying that has just ...
19:17, 07/04/2019

Wimbledon order of play - Day 4: Get set for Nadal v Kyrgios and Murray returns to court "Nick Kyrgios\u0027 showdown with Rafael Nadal headlines Centre Court on Wimbledon Day 4 while Roger Federer plays on the new No.1 Court for the first time."...
23:00, 07/03/2019

Wimbledon day four: Nadal outlasts Kyrgios, Kerber goes out and Murray returns – video Rafa Nadal emerged victorious from a memorable four-set duel with rival Nick Kyrgios, while Roger Federer is set to equal Jimmy Connors’s Open-era record of 17 appearances in the third round following a win over Jay Clarke.Defending champion Angeliqu...
03:17, 07/05/2019

Nadal Teaches Kyrgios Lesson At Wimbledon, Champion Kerber Knocked Out Rafael Nadal's pleasure was evident when he sealed the match against a man he had accused of lacking respect for the sport as he fist-pumped and jumped in the air...
09:34, 07/05/2019

Wimbledon day two: Nadal and Kyrgios set up meeting as Barty and Konta also advance – video Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal survived early scares when they stepped on to the Wimbledon grass for the first time on Tuesday, but it is the Spaniard who must prepare for another rumble on Thursday when he faces his new nemesis, Nick Kyrgios, who wo...
13:00, 07/03/2019

Roger Federer Was "Great Draw' On 1999 Wimbledon Debut, Says Jiri Novak Jiri Novak could breathe a sigh of relief as the scoreboard said he had beaten a certain Roger Federer of Switzerland 6-3, 3-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 after two hours and 18 minutes in the first round in 1999....
08:34, 06/27/2019

'I'm getting closer' - Djokovic nears Federer tally with 16th Slam title at Wimbledon "\"When the crowd is chanting \u0027Roger\u0027 I hear \u0027Novak\u0027,\" freshly-crowned Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic said with a smile on Sunday."...
08:51, 07/15/2019

Novak Djokovic Outlasts Roger Federer In Five-Set Marathon To Repeat As Wimbledon Champion Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12 to repeat as Wimbledon champion, and win the tournament for the fifth time in his career. The match was simply a bout of epic proportions between two world class athletes who each spent ...
02:34, 07/15/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in epic five-set match to win Wimbledon men’s title Novak Djokovic defended his Wimbledon title Sunday, defeating one of the game’s greatest players Roger Federer in an epic five-set match that was the longest final ever in history at the All England Club. ...
15:51, 07/15/2019

| Federer wins 100th Wimbledon match to reach 13th semi-final Roger Federer racked up his 100th match win at Wimbledon to reach his 13th semi-final at the All England Club and a possible duel with old rival Rafael Nadal....
21:17, 07/10/2019

| 'Stars align' as Federer seeks to break Djokovic spell in Wimbledon final Roger Federer believes the "stars have aligned" as he attempts to become the oldest Grand Slam winner of modern times in the final against Novak Djokovic....
13:17, 07/14/2019

British hope Jay Clarke plans Roger Federer shock after singles bow at Wimbledon Jay Clarke is determined not to be a one-hit wonder – but to avoid that fate at this year's Wimbledon he will have to knock out the eight-time champion Roger Federer....
16:34, 07/03/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in epic match to win fifth Wimbledon title • Djokovic wins 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3)• Federer had two match points in the final set In a final as memorable for its longevity and unfathomable swings of fortune as the quality of shot-making by two of the finest grass-court players o...
23:17, 07/14/2019

Djokovic vs Federer live stream: how to watch Wimbledon men's final 2019 online from anywhere Wimbledon 2019 comes to an end today with the big match - the gentlemen's singles final. After serving up two weeks of scintillating tennis and copious amounts of strawberries and cream, the All England Club today plays host to the showpiece fin...
15:17, 07/14/2019

Opinion: Roger Federer will not forget the sting of this Wimbledon loss to Novak Djokovic It will irk Roger Federer for perhaps the rest of his life that with just one more point, one fewer error this Wimbledon would be much different.        ...
23:34, 07/14/2019

Djokovic saves match points, beats Federer in historic Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic saved two match points to beat Roger Federer in the longest Wimbledon singles final ever and the first to feature a tiebreak in the final set. He won his fifth Wimbledon title and 16th major....
20:34, 07/14/2019

"Stars Align" As Federer Seeks To Break Djokovic Spell In Wimbledon Final Roger Federer has lost all four of their most recent meetings at the Slams and it's now seven years since he triumphed over Novak Djokovic at the majors....
14:51, 07/14/2019

Nick Kyrgios says he deliberately tried to hit Rafael Nadal with ball at Wimbledon, won't apologize Nick Kyrgios admitted to attempting to hit Rafael Nadal with a ball during their Wimbledon match and said he won't be saying sorry to him.       ...
17:17, 07/05/2019

Nick Kyrgios rips Rafael Nadal’s slowdown tactics during Wimbledon loss WIMBLEDON, England — Nick Kyrgios did just about everything against Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, except win. The Australian hit some underhand serves, including one that landed in for an ace. He tried a few ‘tweeners. And he even ran in early on ...
00:34, 07/05/2019

Novak Djokovic tops Roger Federer in epic final to claim fifth Wimbledon title No. 1 Djokovic beat longtime rival Federer in an epic five-set match to win his fifth Wimbledon singles title and 16th career major.       ...
20:34, 07/14/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title – video report Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he repelled everything the Swiss could throw at him to claim his fifth Wimbledon title in the first All England Club final to be decided by a tiebreaker on Sunday. The def...
00:34, 07/15/2019

Rafael Nadal brushes off Nick Kyrgios challenge in epic encounter to reach Wimbledon third round When the draw pitted Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios together in the third round of Wimbledon, there was a buzz of anticipation from fans, journalists and pundits alike....
06:51, 07/05/2019

2019 Wimbledon men's final: Time, TV, stats for epic Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic clash The 2019 Wimbledon men's singles final between Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic is sure to be a match that will go down in history.       ...
10:00, 07/14/2019

After three years away, Roger Federer returns to clay Having skipped the clay circuit the past two years, Roger Federer is back on the surface this week in Madrid in preparation for something bigger: the French Open....
19:00, 05/06/2019

Roger Federer makes winning return to French Open after four years away • Federer beats Italy’s Lorenzo Sonego 6-2, 6-4, 6-4• Stefanos Tsitsipas, Grigor Dimitrov and Marin Cilic all winThe old and the new shone on the first day of the refurbished French Open but the winning return of Roger Federer after an absence of fou...
21:34, 05/26/2019

Nick Kyrgios admits trying to hit Rafael Nadal with ball during fiery Wimbledon clash: 'I was going for him' Nick Kyrgios has caused controversy at Wimbledon after admitting to deliberately trying to hit opponent Rafael Nadal with the ball during his second-round loss on Thursday....
06:51, 07/05/2019

Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer: Wimbledon 2019 final start time, odds, TV channel, live stream, head to head Two of the greatest players in the history of tennis, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer, will go head-to-head once again in Sunday's men's singles Wimbledon final....
18:17, 07/14/2019

Memory Lane: Wimbledon through the years – in pictures For over three decades, renowned sports photographer Gerry Cranham visited SW19 to photograph the sport stars and spectators, we’ve had a rummage through his archives to check out some of the action from yesteryear Continue reading......
12:17, 07/10/2019

Watch: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga wins fastest match in 15 years at Wimbledon France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga won the fastest men's singles match at Wimbledon since 2004, beating Australia's Bernard Tomic in 58 minutes in the first round of the Grand Slam at the All-England Club in London....
17:00, 07/03/2019

'Wimbledon Prowler' jailed for 14 years for string of burglaries in south-west London Astrit Kapaj, dubbed the Wimbledon Prowler, has been jailed for 14 years at Kingston Crown Court after admitting a string of burglaries dating back to 2008....
17:34, 06/21/2019

HBO and the BBC renew Gentleman Jack for a second season According to Variety, critically acclaimed historical drama Gentleman Jack has been renewed for a second season by HBO and the BBC (which both air and produce the series on their respective sides of the pond, though the BBC’s will probably call it a ...
01:00, 05/24/2019

France's Macron says Europe must renew itself or fall The European Union must focus on climate, security and growth after continent-wide elections in two weeks, or fall, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday as its leaders met in Romania to chart the way forward following Brexit....
16:34, 05/09/2019

Wimbledon day 12: Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title – video highlights Simona Halep defeated Serena Williams in two straight sets to win her first Wimbledon title, while Colombia's Juan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah beat French pair Nicolas Mahut and Édouard Roger-Vasselin in a five-set thriller to win the Wimbledon ...
03:17, 07/14/2019

Danish PM calls elections to renew parliament in June COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen says elections to renew Denmark’s 179-seat parliament will be held June 5 as his three-party governing coalition appears to be behind in opinion polls. Recent polls show the...
15:17, 05/07/2019

Abortion-rights activists renew battle in Argentina Abortion rights activists are launching a renewed effort to legalize elective abortions in the homeland of Pope Francis after narrowly falling short last year...
22:17, 05/28/2019

Sudanese protesters renew talks with army after over a week KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudanese protesters who drove President Omar al-Bashir from power last month are resuming negotiations with the ruling military council in renewed efforts to find common ground on forming a transitional government. Shams al-Dee...
12:00, 05/13/2019

FedEx declines to renew Amazon’s U.S. air-delivery contract The shipping giant's decision reflects long-simmering tension with the online retailer, which has its own logistics operation that's taken the most lucrative delivery routes for itself....
03:51, 06/08/2019

FedEx declines to renew U.S. Express contract with Amazon The shipping giant's decision reflects long-simmering tension with the online retailer, which has its own logistics operation that's taken the most lucrative delivery routes for itself....
22:34, 06/07/2019

Thousands in Haiti renew protests, clash with police Thousands of protesters in Haiti demanding the resignation of President Jovenel Moïse have clashed with police as some tried to storm barriers at the National Palace and others took shelter while heavy gunfire echoed in nearby streets...
02:34, 06/14/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Williams back on court in Wimbledon semis A quick look at Wimbledon: Still looking for that 24th Grand Slam title, Serena Williams will first have to get through the semifinals at Wimbledon       ...
22:51, 07/10/2019

Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic defends Wimbledon title in five-set thriller Defending champion Novak Djokovic claimed his fifth Wimbledon title beating eight-time champion Roger Federer in a record-breaking five-set thriller. It stands as the longest final settled by an historic tie-break....
02:51, 07/16/2019

Will a trade deal end US-China rivalry? Chinese trade negotiators are in Washington to try to hammer out a deal between the world’s two largest economies. But will an agreement end the rivalry between the two?...
03:00, 05/09/2019

Yankees-Rays rivalry is getting more hostile It’s never going to escalate to the level of Red Sox-Yankees, but when the Rays open a three-game series against the Yankees on Friday night at Yankee Stadium, first place in the AL East will be in the air. That should be enough to stir emotions betw...
17:17, 05/17/2019

Nadal v Thiem: What must Thiem do to dethrone Nadal at Roland Garros? "Dominic Thiem will chase a stunning victory against 11-times champion Rafael Nadal in the French Open final on Sunday. It appears to be an impossible task, but there are three things he must do to win, writes Charles Perrin."...
21:34, 06/08/2019

Hong Kong activists renew protest against extradition bill More than 100 people blocked a Hong Kong government building on Monday in protest against proposed legislation allowing extraditions to mainland China that they want scrapped....
22:00, 06/24/2019

Cryptocurrency firms renew push to break free from SEC rules Enlarge Many cryptocurrency startups and investors are unhappy with the Securities and Exchange Commission’s uncertain approach to the sector, saying the agency is killing innovation and driving companies from the US. Now the Canadian social media...
13:17, 06/01/2019

Harvard won't renew Weinstein lawyer as student house dean A Harvard faculty member who decided to represent Harvey Weinstein at his rape trial is losing his position as head of a student house at the college....
23:34, 05/11/2019

Harvard won’t renew Weinstein lawyer as student house dean CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A Harvard faculty member who decided to represent Harvey Weinstein at his rape trial is losing his position as head of a student house at the college. Harvard College Dean Rakesh Khurana said in a written statement Saturday he...
23:00, 05/11/2019

Floods renew fear in Bosnia; boy missing after fall in creek A 6-year-old boy who fell into a swollen creek was missing Tuesday after floods hit parts of Bosnia, triggering fears of a repeat of record flooding five years ago that affected about a third of the Balkan country’s population...
01:34, 05/15/2019

Yankees, Red Sox ready to take rivalry to new ground in London The next chapter in one of the most heated rivalries in professional sport will be written next week in London when the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox play the first two Major League Baseball games in Europe....
00:17, 06/18/2019

Video: The new F1 rivalry that can surpass Hamilton/Vettel Some of the most exciting moments from Formula 1's two most recent grands prix have come courtesy of battles between Max Verstappen and Charles Leclerc...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Scientists renew calls for inquiry into Murray-Darling Basin plan Experts warn ‘we are wasting a huge amount of money’ with no guarantee more water is reaching the environmentThere are renewed calls for an independent commission of inquiry into the management of water flows in the Murray-Darling Basin with scientis...
04:51, 07/09/2019

Missouri’s last abortion clinic may close after state threatens not to renew license Missouri's only abortion clinic could be closed by the end of the week because the state is threatening to not renew its license, Planned Parenthood officials said Tuesday....
04:51, 05/29/2019

Ryan Sessegnon wants Spurs move and tells Fulham he will not renew contract • Sessegnon, 19, has one year left on Fulham deal• PSG and Manchester United also interested in wingerRyan Sessegnon has told Fulham he will not sign a contract to replace the one that expires next summer and has set his heart on a move to Tottenham....
18:17, 06/07/2019

Germany, UAE renew business ties, gloss over arms exports, Yemen war Germany and the United Arab Emirates have extended their multibillion-euro partnership during a meeting in Berlin. Opposition Greens decried the UAE's role in the Yemen and Libya conflicts, and Sudan's turmoil....
03:51, 06/13/2019

Syrian, Russian Strikes Renew Fears of Offensive to Recapture Stronghold Syria’s government and Russia have intensified airstrikes and dropped barrel bombs on the last rebel stronghold in Syria, renewing fears of a military offensive to recapture the area despite the United Nations warning it would cause a humanitarian ca...
21:34, 05/03/2019

With $1 million donation, activists renew Green New Deal push in U.S. election Young activists pressuring U.S. lawmakers to aggressively tackle climate change and reject fossil fuel company donations got their first major financial boost on Monday from a foundation that wants to "amplify" the Green New Deal movement ahead of th...
19:00, 05/06/2019

Heavy rains coming to renew flood threat in south-central U.S. After a stretch of generally dry weather in he south-central U.S., rounds of heavy rain, drenching thunderstorms and the threat of floods are set to return this weekend....
16:34, 06/14/2019

Spencer Dinwiddie fanning rivalry flames with Knicks jab LAS VEGAS — Spencer Dinwiddie wouldn’t say how much of a role his recruiting played in the Nets landing Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant. But the guard wasn’t shy in vowing the Nets’ newfound star power will lift them up the standings and boost them up ...
05:35, 07/06/2019

Andrew Cancio settles his rivalry with Alberto Machado Anthony Joshua should note the fate of Machado in his rematch with Andrew Cancio, says Jack Hirsch The post Andrew Cancio settles his rivalry with Alberto Machado appeared first on Boxing News....
15:17, 06/24/2019

Mayfield stirs OU-Texas rivalry, rips QB Ehlinger Baker Mayfield proved he hasn't left the Red River Rivalry behind him, shutting down talk of Texas as a title contender and having especially harsh words for Longhorns QB Sam Ehlinger....
07:00, 06/20/2019

Arizona vs. ASU rivalry game changes; Football Schedule Updates TUCSON – The first and last games on the 2019 Arizona football regular season schedule, both road contests, received updates on Thursday. The Wildcats’ season opener at Hawai’i on Aug. 24 will be televised by CBS Sports Network, it ...
12:17, 05/03/2019

Gio Urshela savoring new dream role in Yankees-Red Sox rivalry Gio Urshela got his introduction to the Yankees-Red Sox rivalry not necessarily by choice, but by virtue of growing up as a baseball fan in Colombia. “That’s the only games that they put on the TV in Colombia,” he said Thursday. “I always watched thi...
10:17, 05/31/2019

How brawls and Curse of the Bambino defined Yankees-Red Sox rivalry In the grand history of the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox rivalry, there are few people better placed to discuss its inner workings than David Wells....
01:17, 06/28/2019

In Kikuchi vs. Ohtani, Japan Sees Another Great Rivalry Japanese baseball fans, more than those in North America, tend to focus on specific pitcher-batter showdowns. Yusei Kikuchi and Shohei Ohtani could offer a tantalizing one on American soil....
07:17, 05/30/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Roger vs. Rafa once again at Wimbledon A quick look at Wimbledon: Eleven years later, it's time for the next installment of the Roger vs. Rafa rivalry at Wimbledon        ...
21:00, 07/11/2019

Missing surfer’s family hopes Dominican Republic cases will renew interest The family of a Florida surfer who vanished in the Dominican Republic three years ago hopes the recent spate of mysterious incidents out of the country might draw renewed interest in his case. Since he vanished without a trace, Darryl Fornatora’...
17:17, 06/14/2019

Australia and PNG pledge closer ties as Canberra seeks to renew Pacific influence Australia and Papua New Guinea said on Monday their leaders will meet annually in a bid to foster closer ties, which Canberra believes is important in its bid to counter China's quest for greater influence in the Pacific....
09:34, 07/22/2019

Sailing rivalry hits Hudson River for Australian skippers SAN DIEGO (AP) — Australian skippers Tom Slingsby and Nathan Outteridge are good mates off the water. In the fledging SailGP global league, there’s a nice little rivalry developing between them. Slingsby’s Team Australia has beaten Outter...
21:51, 06/20/2019

Sibling rivalry: How birth order affects your personality and health Flawed stereotypes abound about bossy firstborns, middle-child syndrome and only children, but the true influence of sibling sequence is much stranger...
22:00, 07/19/2019

CC Sabathia plays enforcer again in heated Yankees-Rays rivalry CC Sabathia took umbrage with the Rays drilling Luke Voit last week at Tropicana Field, so it was no surprise the fired-up veteran attempted to stick up for his teammates yet again during the Yankees’ 4-3 comeback victory night at the Stadium. Sabath...
11:34, 05/18/2019

The saddest thing about the England-USA rivalry? For most Americans it doesn't exist Alex Morgan’s celebration aside, Jill Ellis’s team smothered England’s passion and spirit with the most hurtful sentiment of all: indifferenceIn the hyped-up build-up, the fine margins that decided the match and the most condescending cup of tea in h...
13:00, 07/03/2019

The US-China rivalry could become dangerous, Asian leaders and experts warn "We are now entering into a period of great power rivalry. The outcome is unclear, but it is critical that we stabilize the system," said a Singaporean official....
07:51, 05/31/2019

NASCAR notebook: Truex Jr., Busch savor friendly rivalry JOLIET, Ill. - Both Joe Gibbs Racing team drivers Martin Truex Jr. and Kyle Busch eased into grins Saturday morning when asked if their Monster Energy NASCAR Cup excellence this year has caused any sort of divisive inner-team rivalry....
00:51, 06/30/2019

Top Dems, rejecting Acosta's explanation for Epstein plea deal, renew calls for resignation Top Democrats swiftly rejected Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta's explanation on Wednesday for his handling of a 2008 plea deal for financier Jeffrey Epstein while in a state attorney's office in Florida. They reiterated calls for him to resign, even...
02:17, 07/11/2019

McConnell tells first responders that the Senate is working to renew 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund by August The Senate majority leader’s meeting with 9/11 first responders came after he was sharply criticized by comedian Jon Stewart over his handling of the measure....
04:17, 06/26/2019

Former Louisville Cardinals players put rivalry aside to help with Jared Lorenzen's funeral expenses Former Louisville Cardinals players are putting their rivalry with the Kentucky Wildcats aside and making contributions to the funeral of the later former quarterback Jared Lorenzen....
21:51, 07/09/2019

India-Pakistan rivalry offers a chance to show rare unity The repercussions are globally felt -- by the billions living in the neighboring subcontinental countries and by those who have moved away, onto pastures new....
12:17, 06/13/2019

Kaapo Kakko-Jack Hughes rivalry has an official start date The first Jacko vs. Kakko matchup likely will take place barely two weeks into their NHL careers — Oct. 17 at Prudential Center — when Devils No. 1 overall pick Jack Hughes and the man the Rangers selected next, Kaapo Kakko, meet on the ice for the f...
10:17, 06/26/2019

These photos of Google's and Microsoft's CEOs show how far they've taken their rivalry (GOOG, MSFT) Google and Microsoft each held their annual developer conferences the same week this year. It's a sign of the rivalry between the two tech giants. Google and Microsoft both revealed new mottos during the events, and the slogans were eerily similar. V...
02:51, 05/08/2019

My Night: Henry Cooper tells the story of his two-fight rivalry with Muhammad Ali Henry Cooper knew it was bad news against Muhammad Ali when he felt his own warm blood against his skin The post My Night: Henry Cooper tells the story of his two-fight rivalry with Muhammad Ali appeared first on Boxing News....
01:00, 06/19/2019

Todd Frazier, Adam Eaton erupt in MLB’s weirdest rivalry: ‘He’s like an old girlfriend’ The beef Todd Frazier and Adam Eaton share is three years old. It still seems to be in prime condition, but side effects may include selective memory. The natural rivalry is between the Mets and Nationals but Frazier and Eaton have made it a bizarre ...
23:51, 05/21/2019

Apple’s rivalry with Spotify escalates as it begins funding exclusive podcasts Apple is reportedly planning to open up a whole new front on its ongoing content war with Spotify soon. Spotify certainly got the jump on Apple with the launch of its music streaming service that’s now the dominant player in the space, with a p...
08:00, 07/17/2019

Lacrosse star Paul Rabil says only one pro league will survive, but rivalry will make it better Paul Rabil is a lacrosse star and entrepreneur. He's the co-founder of the Premier Lacrosse League, which just began play last week. The series comes to the New York City area and NBC Sports this weekend....
00:51, 06/07/2019

Gibbs was "sweating" over Truex Jr/Busch NASCAR team-mate rivalry Team owner Joe Gibbs says he was "sweating" over the prospect of having Martin Truex Jr and Kyle Busch in the same outfit for the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season...
19:34, 06/24/2019

Matt Taven on Lethal rivalry, Ring of Honor’s challenge, heel advice Matt Taven has held the Ring of Honor world championship for more than 100 days since winning it in a ladder match during April’s G1 Supercard at Madison Square Garden. The New England native puts the belt on the line against former champion Jay Leth...
07:00, 07/19/2019

Opinion: Joey Logano, Martin Truex Jr. see bigger picture beyond NASCAR rivalry Joey Logano and Martin Truex Jr. have been fierce rivals in the NASCAR, but the champions are happy to put that aside to support a good cause.        ...
17:00, 05/09/2019

"Local Political Rivalry": Cops On Smriti Irani Aide's Killing In Amethi Three people have been arrested in the murder of a former village head in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi, who worked closely with BJP leader Smriti Irani during her Lok Sabha campaign, the police said on......
15:34, 05/27/2019

US-China rivalry could create two separate tech worlds, says Boston Consulting Group The U.S. and China may seem closer to an agreement on trade, but their competing ambitions for technological dominance are a possible sticking point, Boston Consulting Group's chairman told CNBC....
11:51, 07/01/2019

FedEx declines to renew U.S. Express contract with Amazon, a move that could affect the retailer during holiday shipping season FedEx says it has made a strategic decision not to renew one of its contracts with the online retail giant. While the move is unlikely to have any major effect on Amazon’s day-to-day shipping needs, it could impact the retailer during the all-importa...
22:34, 06/07/2019

Ex-Oklahoma star Baker Mayfield revs up Red River Rivalry, rips Texas quarterback Just because Cleveland Browns star Baker Mayfield is a full year removed from taking snaps as Oklahoma Sooners quarterback doesn’t mean he still can’t add to the school’s rivalry with Texas....
01:00, 06/21/2019

India vs Pakistan: Cricket World Cup's marquee match that lifts rivalry to whole new level This is already officially the wettest World Cup on record, but if there is one game organisers do not want wrecked by rain it is Sunday's blockbuster clash between India and Pakistan....
17:34, 06/15/2019

Chicago White Sox's Tim Anderson gets hit in head by Kansas City Royals pitcher as rivalry grows Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson got the last laugh against the Kansas City Royals – once again – after getting hit in the head by a pitch during a game....
19:51, 05/30/2019

America's biggest sporting rivalry heads to London, as Major League Baseball hits the UK It's the first time regular-season Major League Baseball (MLB) games will be played in Europe, with the London 2012 Olympic Stadium the chosen venue....
09:00, 06/28/2019

CORRECTED-Investors renew calls for Deutsche Bank to trim investment bank Deutsche Bank investors are renewing calls for it to scale back its investment bank division ahead of what promises to be a challenging annual shareholder meeting next week....
19:34, 05/16/2019

Investors renew calls for Deutsche Bank to trim investment bank Deutsche Bank investors are renewing calls for it to scale back its investment bank division ahead of what promises to be a challenging annual shareholder meeting next week....
20:34, 05/16/2019

Missouri won't renew license of St. Louis Planned Parenthood, state's last abortion clinic Missouri's health department will not renew the license of Planned Parenthood of St. Louis. An injunction will keep the last abortion provider open for now.        ...
23:51, 06/21/2019

Venice, Budapest crashes renew debate on cruise ship safety, calls to restrict ships in Venice Venice environmental campaigners say the only legitimate response is an immediate ban on cruise ships from entering the lagoon.        ...
19:17, 06/04/2019

'Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw': Stars take their rivalry to the world premiere 'Fast & Furious' rivals Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Jason Statham were all smiles Saturday night at the world premiere of 'Hobbs & Shaw.'        ...
07:51, 07/18/2019

5 Things We'd Like to See From The Orville Season 3 (Also: Hey Fox, Please Renew The Orville!) There’s a lot going on in pop culture at the moment, but somehow we’re still thinking about The Orville’s thrilling season two finale. Our immediate concern is that Seth MacFarlane’s sci-fi series has yet to be renewed by Fox, but here’s hoping that...
06:34, 05/01/2019

Rory Kinnear on Years And Years, the power of male pattern baldness, and fucking a pig The actor: Rory Kinnear has acting in his blood. His dad, the late Roy Kinnear, is best known to American audiences as Henry Salt (father of Veruca) in Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, while his mom, Carmel Cryan, has been a familiar face on ...
20:00, 06/27/2019

From Years and Years to Bird Box: why we turn to dystopian dramas in a crisis | Fiona Sturges The vogue for bleak TV seems to reflect our anxiety over troubled times – yet we keep watchingIn Years and Years, the six-part BBC drama series from the writer Russell T Davies that starts this week, Daniel (Russell Tovey) cradles his newborn nephew ...
15:34, 05/13/2019

50 Years After Apollo, NASA Celebrates 25 Years of Student Rover Competition As NASA marks 50 years of lunar discovery, nearly 100 student teams from around the world will converge April 12-13 on Huntsville, Alabama, to compete in the NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge -- which is celebrating its own 25th landmark year....
19:51, 04/28/2019

Teeth ‘Time Capsule’ Reveals That 2 million Years Ago, Early Humans Breastfed For Up To 6 years! Humans’ distant ancestor Australopithecus africanus had a unique approach to raising their young, as shown in our new research published today in Nature.  ...
09:17, 07/18/2019

Thomas Ulsrud's Norwegian Team Is Disbanding After 12 Years Of Curling, 10 Years Of Outrageous Pants The curling team with the pants. That’s all you have to say. The imagery is instant: four grown Scandinavian men and their provocative trousers. It’s quite an accomplishment, especially for a niche Olympic sport....
03:17, 05/09/2019

What Congress Couldn't In 55 Years, PM Modi Did It In Five Years, Says Amit Shah Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to attend a mega poll rally at the Ramleela Ground today in support of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates in the seven Lok Sabha seats of the......
11:17, 05/08/2019

Remember how the “new Supra” was rumored to be a mid-engine hybrid for like, years and years? Remember how the “new Supra” was rumored to be a mid-engine hybrid for like, years and years? Concepts like the Toyota Alessandro Volta from 2004 certainly made us feel like that could be the case. The Italdesign-Giugiaro body packed a hybrid 3.3-lit...
16:17, 05/24/2019

HBO’s Quasi-Dystopian Years and Years Is the Future Liberals Fear The future ain’t what it used to be—and TV creators have noticed. Faced with the quadruple threat of right-wing populism, climate change, Putin and the increasingly dark realities of cyberspace, their visions of the world to come have beg...
22:34, 06/22/2019

HBO’s summer of drama bummers continues for Years And Years The most talked-about HBO series of the season each provide their own unique reasons to feel uneasy about the world beyond our screens, and the premium-cable channel concludes the summer bummer trilogy that started with Chernobyl and Euphoria with a ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

The real science behind Years and Years’ vision of the near future TV writer Russell T. Davies has taken inspiration from cutting-edge research to imagine the technologies that will influence our lives over the next 15 years...
20:00, 06/04/2019

'Years and Years' charts chaotic future through one family Writer Russell T Davies has seamlessly moved between science fiction ("Doctor Who," "Torchwood") and character-driven dramas ("Queer as Folk"), but he's found a doozy of a way to wed those genres in "Years and Years," a BBC series whose near-future d...
01:00, 06/25/2019

HBO's 'Years and Years' Unlocks Sci-Fi's Ultimate Potential At its core, science fiction is a tool for building thought experiment machines. That's the game Russell T Davies' new show is playing so beautifully....
15:51, 07/11/2019

'I want to be the Federer of women's golf' With imprecision punished by a ball landing in the lava fields, Icelandic golfers have an extra incentive to make the fairways. Some courses lie inside old volcanoes and require players to battle howling winds as they hit shots over expanses of ocean...
13:34, 05/20/2019

Nadal coasts through against Maden "Eleven-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal coasted through to the third round with a confident straight-sets dismissal of German qualifier Yannick Maden 6-1 6-2 6-4."...
18:17, 05/29/2019

Federer relishing underdog status "Roger Federer counts himself as an \"outsider\" for the French Open title this year and says he is not merely trying to temper expectations on his return."...
12:17, 05/27/2019

Roger Federer’s 101 Titles: By the Numbers With a win over John Isner in Sunday's Miami Open final, Roger Federer now has 101 titles. He is eight short of matching Jimmy Connors for the most in the open era....
23:00, 04/28/2019

Federer: Why I'm 'very happy' to play Rafa "Roger Federer set up a French Open semi-final showdown with Rafa Nadal and then explained why he was \u0027very happy\u0027 to be playing the greatest of all time on clay."...
12:17, 06/05/2019

| Federer feels for younger generation Roger Federer expressed sympathy for the younger generation of tennis players on Sunday, saying that their successes outside of the Grand Slams were being overlooked....
18:34, 06/23/2019

Federer feels the love in Paris If Roger Federer wondered how much he means to the French Open he got his answer after a clinically efficient, yet still eye-catching, second-round win over German Oscar Otte on Wednesday....
22:34, 05/29/2019

Factbox: Roger Federer vs Kei Nishikori A look at the records of Swiss Roger Federer and Japan's Kei Nishikori before their quarter-final match at Wimbledon on Wednesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
07:00, 07/10/2019

Federer to play in Italian Open Coming off his first clay event in three years, Roger Federer announced Saturday he'll play in next week's Italian Open to prepare for the French Open....
18:00, 05/11/2019

Federer reveals one thing that really stresses him out "Roger Federer has spoken exclusively with Mats Wilander and Barbara Schett on the Eurosport set and revealed the one thing that really winds him up."...
20:00, 06/03/2019

Federer's tears for former coach: 'Never broke down like this' As Roger Federer prepares to defend his Australian Open title, an emotional interview with CNN Sport reveals just how much the Swiss continues to mourn the loss of Australian Peter Carter....
19:34, 04/28/2019

Federer waltzes into French Open last eight Roger Federer's dream return to the French Open continued as the Swiss waltzed into quarter-finals by giving Argentine Leonardo Mayer a 6-2 6-3 6-3 masterclass on Sunday....
23:17, 06/02/2019

Stan the Man: Wawrinka's 5-set French win gets him Federer This is why Stan Wawrinka went through two operations on his left knee in the span of a month. Why he dealt with the rigors of rehabilitating that joint....
17:17, 06/03/2019

Nadal gets his revenge over Tsitsipas; Djokovic up next After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 Saturday to reach the Italian Open final        ...
04:34, 05/19/2019

Nadal unworried by 'normal' form "Rafael Nadal insists that he is not overly worried by his form heading into Roland Garros following his Madrid Masters defeat by Stefanos Tsitsipas."...
10:34, 05/12/2019

Analysis: Nadal, and everyone else, should stop doubting him Analysis: This time, about a month out, even Rafael Nadal had his doubts about what his chances were going to be for yet another French Open title       ...
12:00, 06/10/2019

Rafael Nadal Is Tennis Jail “If you want to do or achieve something on the clay, inevitably, at some stage, you will go through Rafa,” Roger Federer said after his French Open quarterfinal, “because he’s that strong, and he will be there.”...
03:51, 06/08/2019

Highlights: Nadal destroys Maden "Eleven-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal coasted through to the third round with a confident straight-sets dismissal of German qualifier Yannick Maden 6-1 6-2 6-4."...
18:17, 05/29/2019

Kyrgios on Nadal: 'We wouldn't go to the pub for a drink' When asked about his relationship with Rafael Nadal, Australian Nick Kyrgios referred to a watering hole about a 15-minute walk from Wimbledon's grounds....
16:51, 07/03/2019

Federer triumphant on Roland Garros return "Roger Federer\u0027s first match at the French Open since his quarter-final loss to Stan Wawrinka in 2015 ended in a 6-2, 6-4 6-4 win over Lorenzo Sonego."...
18:51, 05/26/2019

Roger Federer: The power and presence of the $120 million man Ahead of Wimbledon, Hall of Famer Andy Roddick and Darren Cahill -- one of the most respected tennis coaches -- give a rare insight into Roger Federer, the man. "I think he is inherently a really, really true honest good person."...
14:51, 06/27/2019

Federer subdues Wawrinka in Swiss classic Third seed Roger Federer subdued some fierce Stan Wawrinka resistance to beat his fellow Swiss 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(5) 6-4 and reach the French Open semi-finals on Tuesday....
20:17, 06/04/2019

Hope for Federer if he breaks Rafa's rhythm Short of booting him in the shins at a change of ends, Roger Federer has used just about everything in his vast armory to try and beat Rafael Nadal at the French Open -- so he will need something different when they meet on the Parisian clay for the ...
20:51, 06/05/2019

| Tougher for teen to win men's Slam than women - Federer Roger Federer believes there's no reason why 15-year-old Coco Gauff can't win a Grand Slam, but doesn't expect to see a similar breakout performance for the men....
08:34, 07/07/2019

Tennis-Easy win for Federer as Berrettini crumbles Roger Federer's warmup was probably more taxing than his fourth-round match at Wimbledon on Monday as he raced into a record-extending 17th quarter-final with a ruthless dismissal of exciting young Italian Matteo Berrettini....
22:51, 07/08/2019

Wawrinka sees positives despite Federer defeat Stan Wawrinka came up just short against Roger Federer in a classic French Open quarter-final on Tuesday but despite his initial disappointment, the 34-year-old knows he is back....
01:17, 06/05/2019

Federer returns on opening day at Roland Garros Roger Federer tops the bill at the French Open on opening Sunday when he makes his long-awaited return to the Parisian clay with a first-round match against Italian Lorenzo Sonego....
04:51, 05/26/2019

| Curtain up for returning Federer at new-look Roland Garros Roger Federer returns to a new look Roland Garros after a four-year absence, admitting he'll be an underdog in his attempt to claim a 21st Grand Slam title....
09:51, 05/26/2019

Federer streaks into third round; Isner tumbles Roger Federer cruised to a straight-sets win over Jay Clarke to reach the third round at Wimbledon, while 2018 semifinalist John Isner was upset by Mikhail Kukushkin....
19:34, 07/04/2019

Roger Federer dismisses seeding controversy "Roger Federer dismissed suggestions that his promotion to second seed has given him a favourable draw when he looked ahead to the Wimbledon Championships on Saturday."...
23:51, 06/29/2019

Federer latest withdrawal from Italian Open "Roger Federer has pulled out of his Italian Open quarter-final clash against Stefanos Tsitsipas due to an injury in his right leg, organisers said on Friday."...
15:51, 05/17/2019

Federer: It would be 'terrific' to see Murray back on tour "Roger Federer welcomed the news that Andy Murray will return to action playing doubles at Queen\u0027s - and said all the top players would be delighted to see him back on tour."...
12:17, 06/05/2019

Same Old Roger Federer Shines at the New-Look French Open In his first French Open match in four years, Federer breezed through in straight sets. He walked on court to a standing ovation and finished the same way....
00:51, 05/27/2019

Federer wary of fresher, stronger Nishikori Roger Federer believes his Wimbledon quarter-final opponent Kei Nishikori is ready to challenge for Grand Slams after the Japanese number one seems to have found a way to reach the latter stages without getting tangled up in marathon matches....
07:00, 07/10/2019

The Latest: Federer eases into French quarterfinals Roger Federer still has not dropped a set at the French Open and eased into the quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-3, 6-3 win against unseeded Argentine Leonardo Mayer        ...
16:34, 06/02/2019

Stan the Man: Wawrinka's 5-set French win gets him Federer 2015 French Open champion Stan Wawrinka's 5-hour, 5-set victory over an opponent who's 14 years younger earned a matchup against Roger Federer in the quarterfinals        ...
15:51, 06/03/2019

My Paris record could be broken, says 'just normal' Nadal Rafael Nadal stands three victories away from winning a jaw-dropping 12th French Open title after reaching the quarter-finals on Sunday but says his haul could one day be beaten....
23:17, 06/02/2019

Tsitsipas stuns Nadal to set up Djokovic showdown "Stefanos Tsitsipas pulled off one of the biggest wins of his short but remarkable career by beating Rafael Nadal 6-4 2-6 6-3 on Spanish soil on Saturday to book his place in the Madrid Open final against world number one Novak Djokovic."...
01:00, 05/12/2019

Nadal beats Sugita to set up Kyrgios clash Rafael Nadal has had numerous nasty surprises in Wimbledon's early rounds so when Japan's Yuichi Sugita won the opening two games of their first-round clash on Tuesday he might have felt a pang of anxiety....
20:51, 07/02/2019

Kyrgios says he respects Nadal but pub trip is out of the question Having labeled Rafa Nadal "super salty" and "gracious only when he wins", Nick Kyrgios is not expecting to go to the pub with the Spaniard after their second-round meeting at Wimbledon on Thursday....
23:34, 07/02/2019

Nadal confident arriving in Madrid despite disappointing run Rafael Nadal confident arriving at Madrid Open despite disappointing run to start clay-court season        ...
13:34, 05/05/2019

Fatigued Nishikori comes up empty against Nadal in Paris Playing two straight five-set matches ahead of his French Open quarterfinal against Rafael Nadal was certainly not the ideal preparation for Kei Nishikori        ...
22:17, 06/04/2019

| Kyrgios: I stand by my opinions of Nadal, Djokovic Nick Kyrgios says he has not changed his negative opinions on ATP heavyweights Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, while also vowing to keep the ‘honesty’ coming....
17:34, 06/16/2019

Why the Nadal-Kyrgios match is so full of drama In a rivalry stoked by recent exchanges in the press, Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios will face off in the most hotly anticipated match of the second round....
01:51, 07/04/2019

Rafa Nadal marches on in Monte Carlo "Second seed Rafa Nadal was forced to work hard for his 18th straight match win at the Monte Carlo Country Club as he fought back to beat Argentina Guido Pella 7-6(1) 6-3 on Friday."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Nadal advances in Barcelona after dropping set to Mayer "World number two Rafa Nadal dropped a set at the Barcelona Open for the first time in four years before advancing to the last 16, beating Argentine Leonardo Mayer 6-7(7) 6-4 6-2 on Wednesday."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Genius Kyrgios a danger to Nadal, says Wilander Nick Kyrgios is a genius on a tennis court and is a serious threat to Rafael Nadal's Wimbledon hopes when they ace off in a second round blockbuster on Thursday, according to former world number one Mats Wilander....
22:34, 07/03/2019

Fognini stuns Nadal to reach final "Rafa Nadal suffered a shock 6-4 6-2 semi-final defeat against flamboyant Italian Fabio Fognini at the Monte Carlo Masters on Saturday, showing rare signs of weakness five weeks before the French Open."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

| Nadal powers on in Paris, Tsitsipas battles through Rafael Nadal continued the strong start to his bid for a record-extending 12th French Open title with a comfortable victory over German qualifier Yannick Maden....
18:00, 05/29/2019

Kyrgios won't apologize for aiming ball at Nadal At his postmatch news conference, Nick Kyrgios wouldn't apologize for trying to hit Rafael Nadal with a ball Thursday. Nadal moved on to the third round at Wimbledon with a four-set victory....
03:51, 07/05/2019

The one key that could lead us to another Nadal-Djokovic final in Paris You can't win a Grand Slam title in the first week, but you can certainly lose it. Which is why Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will be focused on one thing early on at the French Open: conserving energy....
04:00, 05/29/2019

Play of the Day: Nadal hits opponent - '10 out of 10 for the smash!' "Eurosport favourites Annabel Croft and Marion Bartoli give their expert verdicts on the best and most amusing moments of day two of the French Open."...
20:34, 05/27/2019

Thiem defeats Djokovic in five to set up Nadal clash "Dominic Thiem defeated Novak Djokovic in five sets 6-2 3-6 7-5 5-7 7-5 to set up a rematch of last year’s clash with Rafael Nadal in the French Open final."...
20:51, 06/08/2019

Easy for Nadal and Djokovic, scare for Serena The surroundings looked slightly different but Rafael Nadal was his usual brutal self on a revamped Court Philippe Chatrier as he began his quest for a 12th French Open title on Monday....
21:51, 05/27/2019

Brutal Nadal through to French Open third round Rafa Nadal left German qualifier Yannick Maden no hope as he booked his ticket for the third round of the French Open in ruthless fashion with a 6-1 6-2 6-4 victory on Wednesday....
18:00, 05/29/2019

Nadal happy to see Murray back on court "Andy Murray is one of the most important players in the tennis circuit and his comeback from injury should please everybody, 18-times Grand Slam winner Rafa Nadal has said."...
10:00, 07/01/2019

Factbox: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga v Rafa Nadal A look at the records of France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Spain's Rafa Nadal before their third-round match at Wimbledon on Saturday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
09:17, 07/06/2019

Kyrgios rips into Djokovic, Nadal in podcast "Australia\u0027s Nick Kyrgios has branded Rafa Nadal a sore loser, the Spaniard\u0027s uncle Toni an \"idiot\" and said world number one Novak Djokovic has a \"sick obsession\" with being liked in a podcast certain to ruffle feathers ahead of the Fr...
10:34, 05/16/2019

Watch: Rafael Nadal needs four sets in third round win Rafael Nadal had a rare losing set in his toughest match so far at the 2019 French Open, but still slipped by David Goffin to reach the fourth round on Friday in Paris....
21:17, 05/31/2019

Factbox: Dominic Thiem vs. Rafa Nadal A look at the records of Austria's Dominic Thiem and Spain's Rafa Nadal before their title clash at the French Open on Sunday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
07:34, 06/09/2019

Stefanos Tsitsipas Became One Of The Few To Take Out Rafael Nadal On Clay He’d won over Federer on fast hard court at a major, and he’d won over Djokovic on slow hard court at a masters. Saturday brought an even thornier test for Stefanos Tsitsipas. The Greek had lost all seven sets he’d previously played against Rafael Na...
03:00, 05/14/2019

Nadal may be the ‘King of Clay’ but Thiem is more than a prince "Rafael Nadal lifted a record-extending 12th French Open title, but Dominic Thiem is primed for clay court success and he has what it takes to dominate at Roland Garros in the future writes Charles Perrin."...
04:00, 06/10/2019

Federer bags more records as he downs Pouille to reach last 16 Roger Federer kept tennis statisticians on their toes on Saturday as he mopped up a few more records by trampling all over Lucas Pouille's dreams in a rip-roaring 7-5 6-2 7-6(4) win to reach the fourth round of Wimbledon....
20:34, 07/06/2019

Djokovic downs Federer in epic after final-set tie-break "Novak Djokovic won a historic final-set tie-break to clinch a fifth Wimbledon title, saving two match points as he outlasted Roger Federer in a classic."...
20:51, 07/14/2019

Roger Federer ponders eventual retirement plans When will Roger Federer retire? It is a question that tennis' all-time great has been asked in recent years, especially after he suffered a freak knee injury in 2016 and moved into his mid and now late 30s....
19:34, 04/28/2019

Federer overcomes first-set blip to beat debutant Harris "Roger Federer required a wake-up call from debutant Lloyd Harris before beating the South African in four sets to reach the second round at Wimbledon."...
02:00, 07/03/2019

Neither wind nor Roger Federer could beat the King of Clay Swirling winds, spotty showers and the ultimate opponent in Roger Federer were all not enough to stop Rafael Nadal in Friday's French Open semifinal....
21:17, 06/07/2019

Federer delights fans with hint of Paris return At the age of 37, Roger Federer knows he cannot keep playing amongst the world's greatest tennis players for too much longer, and his fans know that too, often treating his appearances round the world like valedictory performances....
18:51, 06/07/2019

Roger Federer reaches century of career titles Roger Federer claimed the 100th title of his remarkable career with a straight sets victory over Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas to win the Dubai title Saturday for the eighth time....
19:34, 04/28/2019

| Federer kept waiting as rain delays Rome start Light rain forced a delay to the start of play at the Italian Open, with Roger Federer waiting to make an appearance in Rome for the first time in three years....
16:00, 05/15/2019

I can’t protect Grand Slam record forever, says Federer "Roger Federer admits he cannot protect his men’s Grand Slam singles record forever after an “incredible opportunity missed” saw Novak Djokovic close the gap at Wimbledon on Sunday."...
09:00, 07/15/2019

Tennis: Leg injury forces Federer out of Rome quarters Roger Federer has pulled out of his Italian Open quarter-final clash against Stefanos Tsitsipas due to an injury in his right leg, organizers said on Friday....
19:51, 05/17/2019

'I'm your biggest fan,' says Federer as tennis stars pay tribute to Murray "The biggest stars in tennis paid tribute to Andy Murray in a special video shown to the British hero as he lost in his first-round match on Monday - which could be the last of his career."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Federer and Osaka withdraw from Rome quarters with injuries Roger Federer and top-ranked Naomi Osaka withdrew before their Italian Open quarterfinals because of injuries        ...
14:34, 05/17/2019

Federer fights off match points to advance in Rome Third-seeded Roger Federer saved two match points in a third-set tiebreaker against Croatia's Borna Coric to advance to the quarterfinals of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome on Thursday....
03:34, 05/17/2019

Federer seeks revenge vs. Wawrinka in French quarterfinals PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer has a chance to take a measure of revenge against friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka in the French Open quarterfinals. Wawrinka beat Federer in straight sets in their last Roland Garros meeting at the same stage f...
12:34, 06/04/2019

Tennis Legends: Is it OK for Federer and Kyrgios to miss Slams? "John McEnroe, Boris Becker and Mats Wilander discuss whether it\u0027s OK for the top stars - such as Roger Federer and Nick Kyrgios - to miss Grand Slams."...
10:34, 06/04/2019

Federer begins grasscourt season with win over Millman in Halle Roger Federer began his preparations for next month's Wimbledon Championships with a 7-6(1) 6-3 victory over unseeded Australian John Millman in the opening round of the Halle Open on Tuesday....
20:17, 06/18/2019

Federer off to winning start in bid for 10th Halle title Roger Federer began his bid for a record-extending 10th Halle Open title with a 7-6 (1), 6-3 win over Australia's John Millman while defending champion Borna Coric also progressed in the first round Tuesday        ...
14:00, 06/19/2019

Roger Federer achieves more milestones at French Open Roger Federer became the first player to play 400 grand slam matches Friday and he marked the occasion by becoming the oldest man in nearly 50 years to reach the fourth round at the French Open after beating Casper Ruud....
15:00, 06/01/2019

Federer enjoying 'outsider' tag on Roland Garros return "Roger Federer counts himself as an \"outsider\" for the French Open title this year and says he is not merely trying to temper expectations on his return to the clay court Grand Slam following a four-year absence."...
10:51, 05/27/2019

Federer happy to return to clay after three-year hiatus "Former world number one Roger Federer said he was glad he made the decision to return to clay courts as he prepares for the Madrid Open this week, three years after his last match on the surface."...
08:51, 05/06/2019

Federer to face Sonego in Roland Garros return "Roger Federer will face world number 73 Lorenzo Sonego at Roland Garros, his first match at the venue since losing to Stanislas Wawrinka in the quarter-finals in 2015."...
00:17, 05/24/2019

Federer loses to Thiem in Madrid Open quarterfinals Roger Federer wastes two match points, loses in three sets to Dominic Thiem in Madrid Open quarterfinals        ...
03:00, 05/11/2019

| Federer hails teenager Gauff's 'great story' Cori Gauff, just 15, tackles 39-year-old Venus Williams in a Wimbledon generational clash with the history-making teenager counting Roger Federer as one of her cheerleaders....
10:00, 07/01/2019

Many happy returns for Federer at 1st French Open since 2015 Roger Federer returns to refurbished Court Philippe Chatrier for his first French Open match since 2015 and wins easily        ...
22:17, 05/26/2019

| Federer crushes Goffin for 10th Halle title Roger Federer will head to Wimbledon in high spirits after waltzing past Belgium's David Goffin in straight sets to win a record-extending 10th title in Halle....
18:34, 06/23/2019

Federer turns on the style on Roland Garros return Roger Federer returned to the French Open and breezed into the second round with a 6-2 6-4 6-4 win against Italian Lorenzo Sonego on Sunday, four years after hitting his last ball on the Parisian clay....
21:00, 05/26/2019

Federer graces new-look Roland Garros with stylish opening win Roger Federer made a stylish comeback to the French Open after a three-year hiatus as the revamped, widely-acclaimed Roland Garros burst into life on Sunday....
21:00, 05/26/2019

Federer battles past Ruud to reach last 16 in historic win "Roger Federer eased past Norway\u0027s Casper Ruud 6-3 6-1 7-6(10-8) on Friday to become the oldest male player to reach the fourth round at the French Open in almost 50 years."...
19:17, 05/31/2019

The Latest: Federer eases into French Open 2nd round Playing his first match at Roland Garros since 2015, Roger Federer had no problem reaching the second round of the French Open        ...
17:00, 05/26/2019

Federer 'happy' to return to clay after three-year hiatus "Former world number one Roger Federer said he was glad he made the decision to return to clay courts as he prepares for the Madrid Open this week, three years after his last match on the surface."...
11:34, 05/06/2019

Federer clinches 1,200th career win at Madrid Open Back on clay and back winning matches, Roger Federer has reached yet another landmark: a 1,200th career victory more than two decades after his first professional win....
18:00, 05/10/2019

Anticipation grows ahead of Federer's return to Paris "All Roger Federer had to do was strike a few silky forehands in his first practice session at Roland Garros for four years to create something of a social media frenzy this week."...
10:00, 05/23/2019

| Federer marches on at French Open, Vondrousova also into quarters Roger Federer made short work of Argentinian Leonardo Mayer to become the oldest man in 28 years to reach a Grand Slam quarter-final at the French Open...
18:51, 06/02/2019

Federer survives scare against Tsonga to advance in Halle HALLE, Germany (AP) — Roger Federer survived a scare in his bid for a record-extending 10th Halle Open title with a 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-5 win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Thursday. The Swiss great was in control after taking his third set point in the open...
20:51, 06/20/2019

| Federer taking 'baby steps' on clay return Roger Federer returns to clay court tennis for the first time in three years at Madrid next week, admitting it feels like a journey into "no-man's land"....
08:00, 05/03/2019

The Latest: Federer, Wawrinka win in 3 sets at French Open The Latest at the French Open: Roger Federer jokes that he's 'so super old' after winning in straight sets at the French Open        ...
19:00, 05/29/2019

Federer survives match points to beat Monfils "Roger Federer survived two match points against French maverick Gael Monfils to extend his claycourt comeback and reach the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open on Thursday."...
18:51, 05/09/2019

Nadal to face Thiem in Barcelona Open semifinals Rafael Nadal brushes off challenge from German Jan-Lennard Struff to earn 7-5, 7-5 win and a place in the Barcelona Open semifinals        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Nadal beats Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 for 12th French Open Rafael Nadal pulled away in what had suddenly become a tight final to beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 Sunday for his record-extending 12th French Open championship....
22:51, 06/09/2019

| Thanks for the memories: Rafael Nadal's 12 French Open triumphs Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open title on Sunday when he defeated Dominic Thiem in the final for the second straight year. Let's look at his 12 triumphs....
00:17, 06/10/2019

The Latest: Rafael Nadal clinches berth at ATP Finals Rafael Nadal's run to the Wimbledon semifinals has allowed him to qualify for the ATP Finals for a record 15th consecutive year       ...
15:34, 07/11/2019

| Nadal crushes Chardy to reach Rome Round 3 Defending champion Rafael Nadal lost just one game as he crushed France's Jeremy Chardy in straight sets to advance to the third round of the Italian Open....
14:34, 05/16/2019

Nadal, Djokovic and Serena play on Day 2 of French Open PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams — owners of a combined collection of 55 Grand Slam singles titles — are each in action on Day 2 at the French Open. Each is embarking on a bid to achieve a milestone over the next two week...
11:00, 05/27/2019

'He is a genius': Why Nadal pulled away to win his 12th French Open As has been the case throughout his incredible Roland Garros run, intensity and mental toughness set Rafael Nadal apart once again in Sunday's final against Dominic Thiem....
01:34, 06/10/2019

Nadal gets his revenge over Tsitsipas to reach Rome final ROME (AP) — After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 Saturday to reach the Italian Open final. It was a measure of revenge f...
18:00, 05/18/2019

Thiem stuns Nadal to reach Barcelona final Dominic Thiem knocked favorite and 11-times champion Rafael Nadal out of the Barcelona Open with a stunning 6-4 6-4 victory in Saturday's semi-final, avenging his defeat by the Spaniard in last year's French Open final....
18:17, 04/28/2019

Nadal races into Rome semis, Konta also makes last four Italian Open champion Rafael Nadal set up a semi-final with Stefanos Tsitsipas thanks to a 6-4 6-0 win over fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco on Friday, while Briton Johanna Konta got through to the last four for the first time....
22:17, 05/17/2019