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Wimbledon 2022: What Djokovic, Kyrgios and Nadal could show us in second week

Wimbledon 2022: What Djokovic, Kyrgios and Nadal could show us in second week WIMBLEDON, England—After the first round of Wimbledon 2022, neither Venus nor Serena Williams could be found in the women’s singles draw. For the first time since the 1990s, Roger Federer was not in the men’s draw. The world’s no. 1 and no. …

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Roger Federer, out of tennis action for the past year, says he hopes to play Wimbledon again

Roger Federer, out of tennis action for the past year, says he hopes to play Wimbledon again LONDON — Roger Federer said he hopes for one more chance to win Wimbledon, addressing his future once again as he spoke Sunday as part of the Center Court 100-year celebration. Asked by John McEnroe and Sue Barker, …

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The US Open just destroyed an unsuspecting Seahawks fan on Twitter

The US Open just destroyed an unsuspecting Seahawks fan on Twitter A Seattle Seahawks fan learned the hard way not to mess with the US Open’s Twitter account. 2 Related It all started with one of the cheekiest plays you’ll ever see in a professional tennis match. Nick Kyrgios was facing off against Stefanos Tsitsipas …

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John McEnroe wants Emma Raducanu to ‘back up the hype’

John McEnroe wants Emma Raducanu to ‘back up the hype’ John McEnroe is not mincing words with Emma Raducanu. After winning last year’s US Open in stunning fashion as an 19-year-old, Raducanu has wallowed in tournaments since; that stretch includes a second-round upset at Wimbledon on Wednesday. In the process, the world no. 10 has …

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Nick Kyrgios topples No. 4 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in wild, outburst-filled Wimbledon match

Nick Kyrgios topples No. 4 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in wild, outburst-filled Wimbledon match WIMBLEDON, England — Stefanos Tsitsipas labeled Nick Kyrgios as a “bully” after he was beaten by the Australian in a volatile “circus” of a third-round match at Wimbledon on Saturday. Kyrgios won 6-7 (2), 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (7) to reach the fourth …

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Nick Kyrgios topples No. 4 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in wild, outburst-filled Wimbledon match

Nick Kyrgios topples No. 4 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in wild, outburst-filled Wimbledon match WIMBLEDON, England — Nick Kyrgios cursed at the Wimbledon chair umpire and asked, “Are you dumb?” He demanded to see a Grand Slam supervisor after questioning why his opponent, Stefanos Tsitsipas, didn’t forfeit their ever-contentious, never-boring match for angrily hitting a ball …

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Wimbledon 2022 — Takeaways from Iga Swiatek’s shocking loss to Alize Cornet

Wimbledon 2022 — Takeaways from Iga Swiatek’s shocking loss to Alize Cornet LONDON — For the first time since February, Iga Swiatek experienced defeat, beaten 6-4, 6-2 by France’s Alize Cornet in the third round at Wimbledon on Saturday. The result ended Swiatek’s run of 37 straight wins and six straight titles, including a second …

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World No. 1 Iga Swiatek loses at Wimbledon to end win streak at 37 matches

World No. 1 Iga Swiatek loses at Wimbledon to end win streak at 37 matches WIMBLEDON, England — The women’s draw at Wimbledon was torn apart Saturday as world No 1 Iga Swiatek was bounced 6-4, 6-2 by Alize Cornet of France in the third round, ending her 37-match winning streak. Swiatek had won six …

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