Women's tennis

Frances Tiafoe of the US falls during the men's singles match against Karen Khachanov of Russia on the sixth day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday July 7, 2018. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 07, 2018 - 4:24 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 9:20 p.m. Frances Tiafoe blamed stomach problems for derailing his bid to become the youngest U.S. man in Wimbledon's fourth round since 1990. The 20-year-old Tiafoe said he started feeling badly late in the third set after taking the...
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Milos Raonic of Canada falls during the men's singles match against Dennis Novak of Austria on the fifth day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Friday July 6, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 06, 2018 - 4:10 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 9 p.m. The third-round match between 13th-seeded Milos Raonic, the 2016 Wimbledon runner-up, and 171st-ranked qualifier Dennis Novak has been suspended because of fading light. Play was halted with Raonic ahead 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-5. Novak will...
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Madison Keys of the US returns a ball to Evgeniya Rodina of Russia during their women's singles match on the fifth day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Friday July 6, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 06, 2018 - 2:14 pm
LONDON (AP) — Madison Keys started thinking ahead to facing Serena Williams at Wimbledon. Here's the problem: Keys was playing someone else at the time. And so Keys, the U.S. Open runner-up and French Open semifinalist who was seeded 10th at the All England Club, went from a big lead to a real...
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Spain's Garbine Muguruza leaves the court after losing her women's singles match against Alison Van Uytvanck of Belgium, on the fourth day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 06, 2018 - 6:17 am
LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer and Serena Williams will try to avoid further upsets at Wimbledon as the third round begins on Friday. Federer was set to play Jan-Lennard Struff of Germany and Williams faced Kristina Mladenovic of France as they continue their quests for a ninth and eighth Wimbledon...
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Spain's Garbine Muguruza falls trying to return the ball to Alison Van Uytvanck of Belgium, during their women's singles match, on the fourth day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 05, 2018 - 5:50 pm
LONDON (AP) — Garbine Muguruza insisted she wasn't thinking about attempting to collect a second consecutive Wimbledon championship. She was adamant that she was not focusing on defending her title. "It doesn't really matter," she would say, "what happened in 2017." Well, it seems safe to say she'...
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Spain's Garbine Muguruza gestures after losing a point to Alison Van Uytvanck of Belgium, during their women's singles match, on the fourth day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 05, 2018 - 4:14 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 9:10 p.m. Defending champion Garbine Muguruza is out of Wimbledon in the second round. Muguruza, the No. 3 seed, was stunned 5-7, 6-2, 6-1 by 47th-ranked Alison Van Uytvanck of Belgium. The surprise means only two of the top eight seeded...
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Serena Williams of the United States returns the ball to Bulgaria's Viktoriya Tomova during their women's singles match, on the third day of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday July 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 04, 2018 - 4:39 pm
LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams' recent marriage has shined a spotlight on one of Wimbledon's many quirky traditions. Suddenly "Miss Williams" has become "Mrs. Williams" in the words of chair umpires — a small change that has led to bigger-picture questions about whether the All England Club is too...
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Kristina Mladenovic, of France, celebrates defeating Germany's Tatjana Maria during their women's singles match, on the third day of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday July 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 04, 2018 - 2:58 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 7:55 p.m. Kristina Mladenovic advanced to a Wimbledon third-round meeting with Serena Williams after defeating Tatjana Maria 6-2, 6-2. The 62nd-ranked Mladenovic was only slowed by a 30-minute rain delay as she cruised to victory without...
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A person sleeps by their tent before joining the entrance queue in Wimbledon Park on day three at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday July 4, 2018. (Philip Toscano/PA via AP)
July 04, 2018 - 5:41 am
LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer and Serena Williams are both back on Centre Court at Wimbledon on Wednesday as they look to advance to the third round. Federer will play Lukas Lacko of Slovakia as he continues his quest for a record-extending ninth title at the All England Club. Williams then faces...
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Maria Sharapova of Russia serves to Vitalia Diatchenko of Russia during their women's singles match on the second day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Tuesday July 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 03, 2018 - 5:43 pm
LONDON (AP) — These are not the sorts of matches Maria Sharapova is supposed to lose, letting lead after lead slip away Tuesday against a qualifier ranked 132nd — and in the first round of Wimbledon, no less. Then again, at this edition of The Championships, as they prefer to call the event around...
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