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Rafael Nadal "deserves to be No.1" says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic says Rafael Nadal is the best tennis player in the world, despite his victory over the Spaniard in the Wimbledon semifinals.<p>The …

Tennis

Research: We Take More Risks When We Compete Against Rivals

Rivalry is everywhere. We see rivalries in sports, business, school, and basically any arena where there is competition. Whether it is rivalry between people (Bill Gates versus Steve Jobs; Roger Federer versus Rafael Nadal), between organizations (e.g., Ford versus GM), or between nations (e.g., …

Management

US Open Offers Record $53 Million Prize Money - Tennis Now

By Alberto Amalfi | Tuesday, July 17, 2018<p>Sloane Stephens earned a $3.7 million champion's check for winning the 2017 US Open.<p>Photo credit: US Open …

Tennis

What’s Next for Wimbledon? New Roof, and Maybe 5th-Set Tiebreakers

WIMBLEDON, England — Despite stiff competition from a certain soccer tournament in Russia, it was a memorable Wimbledon.<p>There were upsets galore, superstar comebacks, marathon fifth sets and poignant scenes of parenthood. There was even a throwback dance involving the men’s champion, Novak …

Tennis

Heartbreaks, triumphs and sexism at Russia

Though the football on display was exhilarating, some of the unsavoury incidents off the pitch left a bad taste

Business (India)

Former Finalist Verdasco Advances In Bastad

Fernando Verdasco notched his 20th victory at the SkiStar Swedish Open on Tuesday, defeating Italian Lorenzo Sonego 6-4, 3-6, 6-1.Both men entered …

Tennis

Sports digest: Warner might replace Esiason, who is leaving, in ‘MNF’ radio booth

Warner might replace Esiason in ‘MNF’ radio booth<p>Boomer Esiason, who has been the lead analyst on the national “Monday Night Football” radio …

NFL

The TENNIS.com Podcast: Inside Tennis — Wimbledon 2018

<i>What’s it like to play on Centre Court against Angelique Kerber? Why aren’t there more grass events? Are children the key to longevity? How do</i> …

Tennis

Baseline: Anderson's dog shows off adorable Instagram page

The sun is shining in SW19 oh ya and my dad is in the @wimbledon final tomorrow ????<p>A post shared by Lady Kady Anderson (@ladykadyanderson) on Jul …

Tennis

Tennis Podcast, Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic is back, but can he catch Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal?

Novak Djokovic has been through some dark times over the past couple of years, but his 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 win over Kevin Anderson in the Wimbledon final proved that he is very much back in the big time.<p>Afterwards, Tennis Podcast presenter David Law was joined by Charlie Eccleshare of the Telegraph to …

Tennis

Netflix Releases First Picture of Olivia Colman as Queen Elizabeth II in The Crown

Ever since Netflix first announced it would be replacing the cast of <i>The Crown</i> to age up the characters, fans have been dying to see what the new Queen Elizabeth II and the rest of her royal court would look like. On Monday, they finally got their answer.<p>At 3 a.m. Eastern Time, Netflix tweeted the …

Queen Elizabeth II

Mike Bryan 'staying sharp' by winning doubles title at Wimbledon

The Bryans have spent their career setting doubles records together, but with his victory alongside Jack Sock at Wimbledon, Mike Bryan now finds …

Tennis

Prince William reveals struggle to get Prince George and Princess Charlotte interested in this sport

<p><b>Prince William</b> has revealed how he and his <b>wife Kate</b> are introducing their children <b>Prince George</b> and <b>Princess Charlotte</b> to sport from a young age. The …

Celebrity (UK)

Monday racing tips: Andy Ayres picks out his best bet for today's racing while updating us on all the latest news from the tracks this week

<b>SO we may have to enjoy Glorious Goodwood and the King George without Frankie Dettori.</b><p>Racing’s greatest commercial asset copped a 10-day ban after …

Horse Racing

What a shot! 40 amazing sports photos

Take a look at 40 amazing sports photos from July 8 through July 15.

Photojournalism

Wimbledon magic moments -- week 2

London (AFP) - Magic moments from the second week of Wimbledon:<p>Monday, July 9<p>Sweet 16 for Federer<p>-- Roger Federer needed just 16 minutes to win the …

Tennis

Three comebacks to remember: Novak Djokovic, Angelique Kerber and Serena Williams resurge at Wimbledon

LONDON — From champions Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber to runner-up Serena Williams, this edition of Wimbledon was all about comebacks of …

Tennis

Here's the biggest news you missed this weekend

France wins World Cup<p>France powered its way to the second World Cup title in its history on Sunday, storming past Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium in a dominant 4-2 triumph. An early own goal from Croatia’s Mario Mandzukic – the first ever in a World Cup final – set France on its way, with Antoine …

Tennis

Baseline: The Baseline Player of the Week: Novak Djokovic

After two years, Novak Djokovic has returned to the Grand Slam champion's podium. Since winning the French Open in 2016, the former world No. 1 …

Tennis

Andy Murray is now British No 23 and 839 in the world rankings

Andy Murray is now British No 23 and 839 in the world rankings alongside college players and part-timers as long injury lay-off takes its</b> …

Tennis

Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson calls for Grand Slam final set rethink after Novak Djokovic coasts final

Kevin Anderson has called for Grand Slams to consider fifth-set tie-breaks after a gruelling passage to the Wimbledon final left him a broken man as …

Tennis

The one accessory Meghan Markle brought with her from her pre-Duchess life

Meghan Markle brought her hat to Wimbledon but wasn't allowed to wear it in the Royal Box [Getty]<p>Meghan Markle, alongside Kate Middleton, is a style …

Accessories

South Africa’s first Wimbledon finalist in 97 years has become a matter of national pride

For the first time in 97 years, a South African has made it to the Wimbledon final.<p>South African Kevin Anderson will play Novak Djokovic at center court on July 15. At 32 and after a decade as a professional player, this is first time Anderson has reached a Wimbledon final. The match, however, has …

Tennis

ICYMI at Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic's son steals the show on men's final day

WIMBLEDON -- As he lifted the trophy up towards his player box, Novak Djokovic locked eyes with his 3-year-old son, Stefan, and all of the hearts …

Tennis

5 Things We Learned From Wimbledon | ATP World Tour | Tennis

<b>1. Novak Is Back</b> <br>Novak Djokovic is back. Back in the Grand Slam winners' circle, back playing with the same fire that saw him rule the tennis world …

Tennis

Serena Williams loses in straight sets to Angelique Kerber in Wimbledon final

WIMBLEDON queen Serena Williams was sensationally denied her eighth grass court crown in an incredible capitulation against German Angelique Kerber …

Tennis

COURT CIRCULAR: Meghan Markle consoles Serena Williams after Wimbledon final defeat

COURT CIRCULAR: Meghan Markle consoles friend Serena Williams after Wimbledon final defeat while butterflies invade Centre Court<p><b>Angelique Kerber beat</b> …

Tennis

How to Watch the 2018 Men's Wimbledon Final Online for Free

Keep up with everything tennis related and watch the men's finals for one of the biggest annual tennis events<p>The 2018 Wimbledon Finals are finally …

Tennis

Hello, Novak Djokovic! Tennis Missed You.

After injury and self-doubt, a comeback Wimbledon triumph for the Serbian champion<p>Welcome back, Novak Djokovic.<p>Tennis missed you. Like, really missed you.<p>Don’t get me wrong: the Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal revival in your absence has been giddy fun—a throwback geezer party spectacular, as those …

Tennis

Kate Middleton's best ever Wimbledon dresses

Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle attended Wimbledon together [Getty]<p>Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, returned to Wimbledon once again this …

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