Wimbledon 2022: Any way he gets cut off with the forehand, he’s back and can frustrate Serena Williams

LONDON — Serena Williams, last week, was preparing to face Harmony Tan in her singles comeback after a year away from Wimbledon — she was ready for just about anything: the pressure of the occasion, the physical battle, the mental test. . I wasn’t ready for the forehand cut. “I think he could have played … Read more

Simona Halep reaches the Wimbledon quarterfinals; Amanda Anisimova ends Harmony Tan’s streak

Simona Halep lives up to her status as the only former Grand Slam champion left in this year’s women’s draw. The Romanian beat fourth-seeded Paula Badosa 6-1, 6-2 on Center Court on Monday to return to the Wimbledon quarterfinals and extend her winning streak at the All England Club to 11 matches. Halep will next … Read more

Wimbledon 2022 – Coco Gauff’s first Grand Slam title will have to wait… but how much longer?

LONDON — It could have been a devastating day for Coco Gauff. He had come to Wimbledon brimming with confidence and coming off his first major final at the French Open last month. Considered one of the favorites in this tournament, many believed that this could be the Grand Slam in which Gauff made the … Read more

Ons Jabeur reaches Wimbledon quarterfinals; Jelena Ostapenko annoyed by Tatjana Maria

Third-seeded Ons Jabeur saved five set points in the first-set tiebreak on Sunday before beating Elise Mertens 7-6(9), 6-4 to reach her second straight Wimbledon quarterfinal. Jabeur rallied from a 6-3 deficit in the tiebreak and then broke 24th-seeded Mertens in the final game of the second set when his opponent double-faulted on match point … Read more

Wimbledon 2022 – ‘A very millennial shot’

LONDON — It was late Monday night on Center Court when Andy Murray tried something for the second time in his professional career. The first round match was set for a single set – he was serving after breaking James Duckworth in the third and leading 2-1. Murray, already 0-15 for good, looked up to … Read more

Serena Williams loses Wimbledon first round match to Harmony Tan

WIMBLEDON, England – Serena Williams, playing her first competitive singles match in 364 days, received another devastating early exit at Wimbledon with a 7-5, 1-6, 7-6 (10-7) loss to Harmony Tan on Tuesday. . that took more than three hours and a 10-point third-set tiebreak to decide. “Today I gave everything I could do, you … Read more

Wimbledon 2022 – Where is Ash Barty in the world?

LONDON — Much of Wimbledon is synonymous with tradition. There are the usual sounds of popping champagne corks, dress codes, sunburned customers, strawberries and cream, and excessive amounts of Pimm’s No. 1 being consumed. Then there are other traditions: The defending men’s champion opens the game on Center Court on Monday, while the reigning women’s … Read more