Women's tennis

United States' Cori "Coco" Gauff celebrates after beating Slovenia's Polona Hercog in a Women's singles match during day five of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Friday, July 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 07, 2019 - 10:59 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — A look at Wimbledon: LOOKAHEAD TO MONDAY The start of Week 2 at Wimbledon is known as "Manic Monday," because it's the only Grand Slam tournament that traditionally takes the middle Sunday off and, therefore, the only one that schedules all 16 men's and women's fourth-...
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United States' Serena Williams, left, is watched by playing partner Andy Murray as she plays a shot during a mixed doubles match during day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 06, 2019 - 4:12 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Serena Williams walked into her news conference at Wimbledon holding her phone, a cold bottle of water and a statistics sheet that reinforced what was clear from watching her third-round singles victory Saturday: She is as close to being back to her best as she's been in a...
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United States' Serena Williams and Britain's Andy Murray celebrate winning the first set of a mixed doubles match against Alexa Guarachi and Andreas Mies during day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 06, 2019 - 3:40 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 8:30 p.m. The Serena Williams-Andy Murray partnership had a winning start at Wimbledon. The two former singles champions easily won their opening mixed doubles match, beating Andreas Mies and Alexa Guarchi 6-4, 6-1 on Centre Court...
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FILE - In this June 29, 2019, file photo, fans arrive before a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees, in London. Major League Baseball is trying to muscle in on a crowded marketplace in Britain dominated by soccer but also filled with cricket, rugby _ and this month Wimbledon. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland, File)
July 06, 2019 - 9:42 am
LONDON (AP) — Making the long walk from the Stratford train station through a mall and to Olympic Stadium, fans headed to the first Major League Baseball games in Europe passed retailers filled with gear from Premier League clubs. Next on the route was a tented pop-up outlet brimming with...
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United States' Cori "Coco" Gauff reacts after winning the second set against Slovenia's Polona Hercog in a Women's singles match during day five of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Friday, July 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 05, 2019 - 5:33 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — It was easy to forget that Coco Gauff is still just 15 as she stood on the grass of Centre Court, pounding her chest and shouting, "Let's go! Come on!" to celebrate a 32-stroke point that forced a third set in her match Friday evening at Wimbledon. Up in the stands, Mom...
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United States' Serena Williams serves to Slovenia's Kaja Juvan in a Women's singles match during day four of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday, July 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 05, 2019 - 5:02 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — A quick look at Wimbledon: LOOKAHEAD TO FRIDAY A year after Serena Williams played Julia Goerges on Centre Court in the Wimbledon semifinals, the seven-time champion will face the 18th-seeded German in the third round on No. 1 Court. Williams beat Goerges in straight sets...
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Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime returns to Ugo Humbert of France in a Men's singles match during day five of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Friday, July 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 05, 2019 - 4:07 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 9 p.m. Eighteen-year-old Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime lost in the third round at Wimbledon. The promising player who goes by the initials "FAA" lost to Ugo Humbert of France 6-4, 7-5, 6-3 on No. 1 Court. Auger-Aliassime had 11...
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United States' Lauren Davis returns to Germany's Angelique Kerber in a Women's singles match during day four of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday, July 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 04, 2019 - 6:05 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Lauren Davis wasn't even supposed to be playing in Wimbledon's main draw, let alone upsetting defending champion Angelique Kerber in the second round. It's been quite a week. The 95th-ranked Davis lost in the last round of qualifying and figured that was that. But then...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates after beating Australia's Nick Kyrgios in a Men's singles match during day four of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday, July 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 04, 2019 - 5:18 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Rafael Nadal was up near the Centre Court net when Nick Kyrgios smacked a booming forehand directly at the guy's midsection — right at him, on purpose — and earned a lengthy staredown in return. Kyrgios didn't apologize, at the time or at his news conference — for that or...
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July 04, 2019 - 4:59 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — A quick look at Wimbledon: LOOKAHEAD TO FRIDAY Coco Gauff is such a big draw at Wimbledon these days that she'll be the headline act on Centre Court. The 15-year-old American will play the last match of the day on the All England Club's biggest showcourt when she faces...
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