Maria Sharapova overcame a scare to advance to the third round of the Wimbledon tennis tournament while another former champion, Serena Williams, also won. Fourth-seeded Andy Murray got past Croatia’s Ivo Karlovic.
Andy Murray defeated Croatia’s Ivo Karlovic in a second-round match at the Wimbledon tennis tournament.
James Blake said he’ll focus on the positives from his 14-year professional tennis career rather than the U.S. Open loss that sent him into retirement.
Roger Federer was eliminated in the second round at Wimbledon by Sergiy Stakhovsky, the earliest defeat since 2002 for the seven-time champion at the grass-court Grand Slam tournament.
John Isner and Nicolas Mahut are playing the longest tennis match in history at Wimbledon.
Brothers Mike and Bob Bryan were eliminated in the first round of men’s doubles at the U.S. Open today, their earliest exit from a Grand Slam tournament in 10 years.
At first, John Isner thought it was a joke, and not a particularly funny one.
The sequel rarely matches the original, and John Isner’s not upset about that.