Former Wimbeldon finalist David Nalbandian announced his retirement from tennis because of injury problems.
David Nalbandian injured a line judge’s leg, the first time a tennis player bloodied an official during a tournament on the professional circuit. Police are investigating the incident.
Top-seed Novak Djokovic defeated Tomas Berdych in straight sets to set up a semifinal against Juan Martin Del Potro at the Wimbledon tennis championships.
Defending champion Rafael Nadal advanced to the fourth round of the U.S. Open with a straight- sets victory over David Nalbandian.
Before the final game of his tennis career, Andy Roddick took a long look up at the half-filled stands and sighed. His wife, Brooklyn Decker, wiped away tears as the crowd chanted “Let’s Go, Andy.”
Argentina won yesterday’s doubles match to take a 2-1 lead over France in the Davis Cup quarterfinals, as Kazakhstan avoided elimination against defending champion Czech Republic.
Argentina’s David Nalbandian and Eduardo Schwank defeated Feliciano Lopez and Fernando Verdasco in Davis Cup doubles to prevent Spain from retaining the trophy.
Serbia was among three teams to qualify for the Davis Cup quarterfinals as defending champion Czech Republic beat Switzerland in the longest match in the competition’s history.
Men’s top seed Novak Djokovic of Serbia begins his title defense at Wimbledon against former Grand Slam champion Juan Carlos Ferrero of Spain.
Three-time champion Kim Clijsters ended her tennis career today with an upset loss to England’s Laura Robson in the second round of the U.S. Open.
"I'm very sorry, I'm very sorry to do that."
- David Nalbandian on Jun 18, 2012