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Saturday, April 10, 2021



Explained: Boris Becker's bankruptcy, and the missing Wimbledon trophies

November 03, 2020 2:33 pm

Last week, the 52-year-old was accused in a London court of failing to submit his Grand Slam trophies to repay his debt. He’s been fighting bankruptcy since filing for it in 2017.

Wimbledon to allocate prize money despite cancellation

July 11, 2020 7:52 am

Officials said 256 players who would have competed in the main draw will each receive 25,000 pounds ($31,000), while 224 players who would have competed in qualifying will each receive 12,500 pounds ($15,600).

When the grass was greenest for Ramanathan Krishnan in 1960 Wimbledon

July 01, 2020 11:23 am

Ramanathan Krishnan recalls his trailblazing run to the semi-finals of 1960 Wimbledon Championships where he reached after beating the fourth seed Luis Ayala of Chile.

'Tomorrow will be better than today': Roger Federer turns narrator for Wimbledon

April 10, 2020 10:39 am

Wimbledon was scheduled to be played on the club’s grass courts on the outskirts of London from June 29 to July 12 this year, but it got cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Serena and Roger

April 03, 2020 10:21 am

Will they come back to play at Wimbledon — that’s a question.

Tennis: Game, set, match 2020?

April 02, 2020 3:41 pm

A host of important events are scheduled to take place after the Wimbledon Championships, all of which face the threat of being cancelled. Here’s a look at those events and how their respective venues are currently coping with the pandemic.

Tennis faces break point after cancellation of Wimbledon

April 03, 2020 8:11 am

The All England Club decided to cancel Wimbledon, a development that triggered fears of the rest of the 2020 season getting scrapped.

'Devastated', 'Shooked': Tennis fraternity react after Wimbledon gets cancelled

April 01, 2020 11:20 pm

The 134th Wimbledon Championships will be held from June 28 to July 11 next year.

Wimbledon cancelled for the first time since World War II due to pandemic

April 01, 2020 10:03 pm

Wimbledon joins the growing list of sports events called off completely in 2020 because of the COVID-19 outbreak. The next edition of the tournament will be June 28 to July 11, 2021.

With COVID-19 at large, professional tennis events face an existential threat

April 01, 2020 4:24 pm

With professional tennis on hold until at least June, the sport’s administrators and players are scrambling to cut their losses as tournaments are postponed or cancelled en masse.


From England's World Cup win to PV Sindhu's gold, moments of sporting greatness in 2019

December 19, 2019 7:37 pm

A look back on the year which started off with Naomi Osaka lifting the Australian Open title and ended with Lionel Messi winning his record sixth Ballon d'Or.

Wimbledon 2019: A look at who wore what at the tennis tournament

July 10, 2019 1:26 pm

From peppy dresses to midis, here's a look at the best of fashion at the Wimbledon this year

Wimbledon 2015: At 42, Leander Paes clinches his 16th Grand Slam

July 13, 2015 6:41 am

Leander Paes-Martina Hingis cliched the Wimbledon mixed doubles in just 40 minutes, beating Peya-Babos 6-1 6-1.

Wimbledon 2015: After lifting titles, Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams shake a leg

July 13, 2015 7:04 pm

Novak Djokovic claimed his third Wimbledon title by defeating Roger Federer 7-6 6-7 6-4 6-3 in the final.

Wimbledon 2015: Sania Mirza becomes India's first women's doubles Grand Slam champ

July 12, 2015 1:45 pm

Sania Mirza becomes India's first women's doubles Grand Slam winner after she won the Wimbledon title with Martina Hingis.

Wimbledon 2015: Serena Williams makes it 21 at SW19

July 12, 2015 2:28 am

Serena Williams romps to a 6-4 6-4 win over Garbine Muguruza to win her sixth Wimbledon title.

Wimbledon 2015: It's Roger Federer vs Novak Djokovic in the final

July 11, 2015 1:47 pm

Roger Federer reaches his 10th Wimbledon final after beating Andy Murray 7-5 7-5 6-4; faces Djokovic next.

Wimbledon 2015: Serena Williams, Garbine Muguruza set final showdown

July 10, 2015 2:10 am

Serena Williams and Garbine Muguruza enter Wimbledon final after beating Maria Sharapova and Radwanska respectively.

Wimbledon: Serena Williams, Roger Federer gear up for quarters in style

July 07, 2015 12:42 am

The big stars lived upto the billing as the Wimbledon moves into the quarters.

Wimbledon: Roger Federer, Andy Murray sail through, Petra Kvitova knocked out

July 05, 2015 2:03 am

Roger Federer, Andy Murray advance; women's defending champion Petra Kvitova ousted.


When Boris Becker won Wimbledon

June 22, 2020 6:23 pm

#OnThisDay in 1985, Boris Becker became the youngest player ever to win Wimbledon at age 17.