Ons Jabeur in the semi-finals of a Grand Slam: “I’ve been hoping for this for a long time”

“How do you feel after qualifying for your first Grand Slam semi-final?I am very happy that my trip here continues and I am happy to have been able to play better in the second and third sets. I started to feel really better from the start of the second run. I became more aggressive and … Read more

Rafael Nadal dominates Botic van de Zandschulp at Wimbledon to advance to quarters

After having stuck with the master of the place at Roland-Garros, Botic van de Zandschulp hoped to hurt Rafael Nadal a little more at Wimbledon. But the 26-year-old Dutchman did not really hold up better on the London turf than on the Parisian ocher and lost, like a month earlier, in three sets on Monday … Read more

For Novak Djokovic, Wimbledon turns into an indoor tournament for the last matches of the day

“I don’t see why the matches wouldn’t start earlier, explained Djokovic. If you are scheduled last at Central, you will end up with a match under the roof, which changes the conditions, the style of play, the way you move on the court. It’s more slippery, there are lights to consider. When you are last … Read more

Novak Djokovic beats Tim Van Rijthoven to reach Wimbledon quarter-finals

Two sets given up in four matches: Novak Djokovic leaves only crumbs to his opponents at Wimbledon. In the round of 16, the world number 3 (but seeded 1 in the absence of Daniil Medvedev and Alexander Zverev) overcame the obstacle Tim van Rijthoven in four rounds. Winner at ‘s-Hertogenbsoch and sitting on a series … Read more

Nick Kyrgios dominates Stefanos Tsitsipas to advance to eighth at Wimbledon

You have to believe in the power of Nick Kyrgios at Wimbledon. Winner of a boxing and tennis match against Stefanos Tsitsipas, the Australian put an end to a series of seven defeats against members of the top 5. With the manner, the nerve, and the art of creating drama. Everything had gone pretty well … Read more

For her big comeback in singles, Serena Williams yields to Frenchwoman Harmony Tan in the first round of Wimbledon

Like the lioness she always was, she fought until the end. But like the exhausted and out of breath player she is a little more every day, Serena Williams finally gave in. Exhausted by more than three hours of combat (3h11), the American, her right cheek dressed in two black bandages, bowed to the French … Read more

Winner in five sets of Joao Sousa, Richard Gasquet joins the 2nd round of Wimbledon

It was long and very difficult at times, but Richard Gasquet finally pulled through. On court No. 15 at Wimbledon, the Frenchman won his place for the second round by dominating Joao Sousa on Tuesday (7-6 [7], 6-2, 4-6, 4-6, 6-3). The Frenchman owes his success, long compromised, to a service found in the last … Read more

Andy Murray through to Wimbledon second round

It was better not to miss. After deciding to skip the clay season (apart from an appearance in Madrid) to put the odds on his side for the grass, Andy Murray therefore appeared at the most important meeting of his season, Wimbledon. On Monday, he made a successful entry into the running by beating Australian … Read more

Marin Cilic positive for Covid and package for Wimbledon

Marin Cilic will not be able to take advantage of his good form for Wimbledon. Semi-finalist at Roland-Garros three weeks ago and in the last four of Queen’s for his only preparation tournament on grass, the Croatian must finally give up the third Grand Slam lifter of the season. The 17th player in the world … Read more