The Swiss maestro Roger Federer beat Marin Cilic in the Wimbledon 2017 men's singles final to lift his 19th Grand Slam title. Federer now has eight Wimbledon, one French Open titles under his name. On Sunday, he renamed his trophy to Arthur.
Jordanne Whiley tweeted a picture of her unborn baby's ultrasound and wrote that she had a little help at the tournament this year. She beat Marjolein Buis and Diede de Groot in the final at Wimbledon that took place on 16 July.
The Tennis Integrity Unit says a total of four matches at Wimbledon and the French Open have been flagged for unusual betting patterns. The TIU's quarterly report said a total of 53 match alerts were received from April to June.
Wimbledon 2017 has come and gone. While many years later, the tournament would just remember the winners, these two weeks have been more about them and the emotions that surround the support - on and off the court.
With 19 Grand Slams in the bag, the target would be reaching 20 or perhaps even a 10th Wimbledon title but Roger Federer said he had learned to not look to far ahead. In 2016, he took six months out to allow his knee injury to heal.
Marin Cilic burst into tears mid-way into the match at 0-3 in the second set against Roger Federer in the Wimbledon final. He did play out the entire final but only after receiving further treatment before third test and taking a painkiller.
Roger Federer won record eighth title on Sunday by defeating Marin Cilic of Croatia 6-3 6-1 6-4 in the final and became the first man to win Wimbledon eight times. He bettered his Grand Slam title count to 19, the most by any player.
Go back a year and on this very court, Roger Federer had lost and played his last match of the year. Thereafter he took time off to recover and move a year or so forward and the Swiss legend has progressed a step better to reach the final. In his quest to win a record […]
Roger Federer will be playing for his 19th Grand Slam title and his eighth Wimbledon title, when he faces the seventh ranked Croatian Marin Cilic on Sunday in the final of Wimbledon 2017 at the Center Court.
One can always expect to find celebrities peppered in the Royal Box at Wimbledon and when a superstar like Roger Federer is vying to break records, the number of famous faces in the stands will only increase.
Garbine Muguruza clinched her first Wimbledon title and second Grand Slam, to go with her French Open from 2016, after beating Venus Williams in the final on Saturday played under the roof of Centre Court.
In the last ten editions, Serena Williams has dominated the Tennis' most prestigious competition winning it five times during this time. While Serena has five titles in the past ten years, her sister Venus Williams too has lifted the trophy on couple of occasions.
Wimbledon 2017 is all set to commence from July 3. Where Andy Murray is the defending champion, Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal are strong contenders. Federer and Djokovic have won thrice in the last 10 editions.