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Eugenie Bouchard in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 20, 2016
Eugenie Bouchard to make "last-minute" decision over Olympics due to Zika virus
Eugenie Bouchard admits that she will make a "last-minute" decision on whether or not to pull out of the Olympics due to fears over the Zika virus in Rio de Janeiro.
Jul 20, 12:58
Roger Federer in action against Grigor Dimitrov during day five of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 22, 2016
Roger Federer withdraws from Rogers Cup
Roger Federer announces that he will not be participating at the Rogers Cup in Toronto this summer in order to rest after Wimbledon.
Jul 19, 20:13
Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray pose with their trophies after the Rogers Cup on August 16, 2015
Andy Murray pulls out of Rogers Cup defence
World number two Andy Murray announces that he will not defend his Rogers Cup title in Toronto as he needs more recovery time following his Wimbledon triumph.
Jul 18, 22:32
Kyle Edmund of Great Britain (L) shakes hands with Andy Murray of Great Britain (R) after victory in his Tie Break Tennis singles match on day four of the Statoil Masters Tennis at the Royal Albert Hall on December 5, 2015 in London, England.
Andy Murray impressed with Kyle Edmund progression
Andy Murray admits that he has been surprised by the rapid progress of Kyle Edmund, who guided Great Britain to the Davis Cup semi-finals over the weekend.
Jul 18, 12:41
Kyle Edmund in action against Nikoloz Basilashvili on day two of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 23, 2016
Great Britain captain Leon Smith hails "special" victory for Kyle Edmund
Great Britain's Davis Cup captain Leon Smith believes that Kyle Edmund's emphatic win over Janko Tipsarevic is proof that the youngster is getting "better and better".
Jul 17, 17:32
Tomas Berdych returns the ball to David Ferrer at the French Open on June 1, 2016
Tomas Berdych withdraws from Olympics over Zika concerns
Tomas Berdych joins Simona Halep and Milos Raonic in pulling out of Rio 2016 because of concerns over mosquito-borne virus Zika.
Jul 16, 20:43
Kyle Edmund celebrates winning a point during his first-round match against Gilles Simon at Queen's on June 15, 2016
Kyle Edmund delighted to win first rubber in Davis Cup
Kyle Edmund acknowledges that he played arguably one of the best matches of his career in trouncing Janko Tipsarevic to give Great Britain a lead over Serbia.
Jul 16, 09:43
Kyle Edmund celebrates winning a point during his first-round match against Gilles Simon at Queen's on June 15, 2016
Dom Inglot, Colin Fleming, Kyle Edmund added to Team GB tennis squad
Dom Inglot, Colin Fleming and Kyle Edmund are all added to Great Britain's tennis squad for this summer's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Jul 15, 22:46
Simona Halep of Romania celebrates winning a point against Falvia Pennetta of Italy during their season-ending tennis WTA Final in Singapore on October 25, 2015
Simona Halep withdraws from Rio Olympics
World number five Simona Halep withdraws from the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro due to concerns over the Zika virus.
Jul 15, 20:42
Milos Raonic return a shot against Tim Smyczek of the United States during their Men's Singles First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Milos Raonic pulls out of Olympics due to Zika concern
Wimbledon runner-up and world number seven Milos Raonic pulls out of the Olympics due to concerns over the Zika virus.
Jul 15, 19:38
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray focused on defending Olympic title
Three-time Major winner Andy Murray says that he is looking forward to trying to defend his Olympic title in Rio de Janeiro next month.
Jul 12, 09:42
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray eyes world number one spot
New Wimbledon champion Andy Murray sets his sights on usurping Novak Djokovic as the number one tennis player in the world.
Jul 11, 15:52
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory in his match against Bernard Tomic of Australia during Day Three of the Davis Cup Semi Final match between Great Britain and Australia at Emirates Arena on September 20, 2015
Andy Murray "unlikely" to play in Great Britain's Davis Cup quarter-final
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray says that it is "unlikely" that he will play for Great Britain in this week's Davis Cup quarter-final against Serbia in Belgrade.
Jul 11, 10:46
Maria Sharapova at a press conference on March 7, 2016
Maria Sharapova's appeal case over two-year ban postponed until September
The Court of Arbitration for Sport delays Maria Sharapova's appeal over a two-year doping ban until September.
Jul 11, 10:01
Andy Murray goes for a forehand during the quarter-final match against Kyle Edmund at Queen's on June 17, 2016
Tim Henman: 'Andy Murray stamped his authority on Wimbledon final'
Tim Henman suggests that Andy Murray "delivered in every aspect" during his straight-sets victory over Milos Raonic in the Wimbledon final.
Jul 10, 21:17
Andy Murray serves during his second-round match against Aljaz Bedene on day four of the Aegon Championships on June 16, 2016
Boris Becker: 'Andy Murray at peak of his career'
Boris Becker predicts further Grand Slam success for Andy Murray after winning his second Wimbledon title.
Jul 10, 20:59
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Lleyton Hewitt: 'Andy Murray will be relieved with Wimbledon'
Lleyton Hewitt claims that Andy Murray will be relieved after ending a losing run in Grand Slam finals with victory at Wimbledon.
Jul 10, 19:04
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray: 'Wimbledon win extra special after previous defeats'
Andy Murray reflects on his "extra special" victory against Milos Raonic in the Wimbledon final.
Jul 10, 17:51
US player Serena Williams celebrates with the winner's trophy, the Venus Rosewater Dish, after her women's singles final victory over Spain's Garbine Muguruza on day twelve of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, s
Serena Williams "greedy" for more Grand Slam titles
Serena Williams admits that she is "greedy" for more Grand Slam titles after equalling Steffi Graf's Open Era record with victory over Angelique Kerber.
Jul 10, 14:35
Serena Williams of The United States reacts during the Ladies Singles first round match against Amra Sadikovic of Switzerland on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in London,
Billie Jean King: 'Serena Williams is the greatest female player ever'
Billie Jean King declares Serena Williams as the greatest female tennis player of all time following her Wimbledon triumph over Angelique Kerber.
Jul 10, 13:51
Serena Williams of The United States reacts during the Ladies Singles first round match against Amra Sadikovic of Switzerland on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in London,
Steffi Graf hails "incredible" Serena Williams
Steffi Graf pays tribute to Serena Williams after the American equalled her tally of 22 Grand Slam titles with victory over Angelique Kerber.
Jul 10, 12:17
Heather Watson of Great Britain celebrates a point during her Ladies Singles Second Round match against Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia during day three of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 1, 2
Britain's Heather Watson into mixed doubles final at Wimbledon
Heather Watson and Henri Kontinen reach the mixed doubles final at Wimbledon with a straight-sets win over Jelena Ostapenko and Oliver Marach.
Jul 9, 17:13
Angelique Kerber of Germany celebrates during her Women's Singles Second Round match against against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia during day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 2, 2
Angelique Kerber: 'Serena Williams deserves Wimbledon title'
Angelique Kerber says that Serena Williams 'deserves' the Wimbledon crown after beating her German opponent in the final on Saturday.
Jul 9, 16:55
Serena Williams of the United States celebrates winning a point in the Final Of The Ladies' Singles against Garbine Muguruza of Spain during day twelve of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 11,
Serena Williams admits Wimbledon "feels like home" after winning seventh title
Serena Williams admits that Wimbledon "feels like home" after winning her seventh title with a win over Angelique Kerber in the final.
Jul 9, 16:20
Roger Federer serves in his second-round match against Alexandr Dolgopolov during day three of the 2016 Australian Open on January 20, 2016
Roger Federer cools talk of retirement after Wimbledon defeat
Roger Federer stresses that he was not bidding farewell to Wimbledon when saluting fans following defeat to Milos Raonic.
Jul 8, 20:37
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray wary of Milos Raonic threat in Wimbledon final
Andy Murray compliments the performance of Milos Raonic to overcome Roger Federer and admits that he faces a tough test in Sunday's Wimbledon final.
Jul 8, 20:27
Angelique Kerber of Germany celebrates during her Women's Singles Second Round match against against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia during day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 2, 2
Angelique Kerber: 'I'm playing my best tennis'
Angelique Kerber says that she is playing the best tennis of her career after reaching the Wimbledon final without losing a set.
Jul 7, 16:29
Wimbledon Ladies champion Serena Williams (right) of the USA poses with the winning trophy with runner-up and sister Venus Williams of the USA at the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championship held at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, Lon
Serena Williams: 'I want Venus Williams in Wimbledon final'
Serena Williams admits that she wants to face sister Venus Williams in the final of Wimbledon having cruised past Elena Vesnina in the last four.
Jul 7, 14:45
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray expecting "tough" semi-final against Tomas Berdych
World number two Andy Murray is expecting a "tough" match against Tomas Berdych when they meet in the semi-finals of Wimbledon.
Jul 7, 14:14
Switzerland's Roger Federer reacts after winning the second set against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their men's singles final match on Centre Court on day thirteen of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwe
Roger Federer 'relieved' by Novak Djokovic exit
Seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer admits that he was relieved when Novak Djokovic crashed out of the competition in the third round at the hands of Sam Querrey.
Jul 5, 18:44
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray wary of Jo-Wilfried Tsonga threat
Andy Murray warns that he will need to be at his best if he is to beat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon.
Jul 5, 17:17
Nick Kyrgios in action at the French Open on May 27, 2016
Nick Kyrgios admits lack of effort against Andy Murray
Nick Kyrgios admits that his performance against Andy Murray at Wimbledon was lacking.
Jul 4, 22:45
Tomas Berdych returns the ball to David Ferrer at the French Open on June 1, 2016
Tomas Berdych vs. Jiri Vesely suspended due to poor lighting
Play is suspended in the Wimbledon clash between Tomas Berdych and Jiri Vesely due to poor lighting.
Jul 4, 22:00
France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga celebrates match point during his men's singles first round match against Austria's Jurgen Melzer, a day after the game was suspended due to rain, on day two of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga: 'I can beat Andy Murray'
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga insists that he is capable of knocking home favourite Andy Murray out of Wimbledon.
Jul 4, 20:09
Andy Murray hits a backhand during his semi-final match against Marin Cilic at Queen's on June 18, 2016
Andy Murray: 'Nick Kyrgios lost focus after first set'
Andy Murray says that Nick Kyrgios lost focus during his win over the Australian.
Jul 4, 19:30
Nick Kyrgios of Australia celebrates during his Gentlemen's Singles fourth round match against Rafael Nadal of Spain on day eight of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 1, 2014
Nick Kyrgios: 'It was love at first sight with Andy Murray'
Nick Kyrgios jokes that it was "love at first sight" when he met Wimbledon rival Andy Murray.
Jul 4, 11:07
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray: 'Novak Djokovic's Wimbledon exit guarantees nothing'
British number one Andy Murray is refusing to get carried away about his Wimbledon hopes, claiming that Novak Djokovic's exit from the competition means little at this point.
Jul 3, 10:25
Dan Evans of Great Britain plays a backhand during a practice session at Emirates Arena on September 17, 2015
Dan Evans: 'Playing Roger Federer was a bit surreal'
British number four Dan Evans admits that playing Roger Federer on Centre Court at Wimbledon was "a bit surreal".
Jul 2, 12:38
Dan Evans during his men's singles match against Ricardas Berankis during day two of the ATP Aegon Open Nottingham on June 21, 2016
Dan Evans: 'Playing Roger Federer will be a great experience'
British number four Dan Evans admits that he will try to "enjoy every minute" of his clash with Roger Federer at Wimbledon on Friday.
Jul 1, 10:55
A general view of the Wimbledon logo on day one of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 23, 2014
Marcus Willis vows to keep playing after losing to Roger Federer at Wimbledon
World number 772 Marcus Willis says that he is determined to carry on playing tennis after losing to Roger Federer in the second round at Wimbledon.
Jun 29, 18:56