Posts Tagged Men’s tennis

Wimbledon Lookahead: Querrey faces Federer on Centre Court

Sam Querrey of the United States throws a towel to a ball boy during the men's singles first round match against Igor Sijsling of the Netherlands at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Tuesday June 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

LONDON (AP) — Sam Querrey faces a daunting task at Wimbledon on Thursday, when he plays seven-time champion Roger Federer.

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Djokovic reaches 3rd round of Wimbledon after early scare

Venus Williams of the United States returns a shot to Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan  during their singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Wednesday July 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

LONDON (AP) — Venus Williams is no longer the player she once was, on account of the passage of time and the day-to-day ups and downs of an energy-sapping condition.

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The Latest: Warm temperatures expected again at Wimbledon

Spectators sit on Centre Court as they watch the singles match between Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Jarkko Nieminen of Finland, at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Wednesday July 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):

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Record heat at Wimbledon causes issues for ball boy, players

Anna-Lena Friedsam of Germany keeps cool under a towel during a break in a singles match Belinda Bencic of Switzerland  at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Wednesday July 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

LONDON (AP) — The heat at Wimbledon on Wednesday caused a ball boy to collapse, a player to feel “dizzy” and thermometers to rise to record levels for the tournament.

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Nishikori pulls out of Wimbledon with calf injury

Kei Nishikori of Japan waits to greet Simone Bolelli of Italy at the net after defeating him in the men's singles first round match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Monday June 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

LONDON (AP) — After fighting through a calf injury in the first round at Wimbledon, Kei Nishikori couldn’t even step onto Centre Court for his second match.

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