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Konta ‘didn’t want to watch’ Wimbledon after Covid-enforced withdrawal

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Johanna Konta has opened up about her torrid, Covid-19-affected summer, during which she was withdrawn from Wimbledon on the eve of the tournament as a close contact of an infected team member. The British No 1 then c...

Emma Raducanu ‘zoning out on the road’ after her eye-catching Wimbledon

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No matter how monumental a victory is or how much one run can change a life, one of the great challenges in tennis is what follows away from the spotlight as a player looks to build a career to last. In the wake of he...

Novak Djokovic wins sixth Wimbledon title after battle with Matteo Berrettini

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Novak Djokovic has never been afraid to speak out his ambitions for the world to hear. That was true when he was a novice on the tour and to many his self-confidence was misplaced, and it has maintained deep into his ...

Ashleigh Barty battles past Karolina Pliskova to clinch first Wimbledon title

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Ashleigh Barty has won the Wimbledon women’s singles title, beating Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 6-7(4), 6-3 to cap a hugely impressive display at the tournament. A helter-skelter first set saw Barty lose her own service ga...

Wimbledon day six: Raducanu into fourth round, Federer wins, and Kyrgios retires – video highlights

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The 18-year-old British wildcard Emma Raducanu, who gets her A-level results next month, beat Cirstea 6-3, 7-5. Raducanu is now just one step away from the quarter-finals. Roger Federer overcame a tough match against ...

BBC contract to broadcast Wimbledon extended until 2027

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The longest partnership in sports broadcasting history is to reach a century after the BBC announced it is to extend its contract to broadcast Wimbledon until 2027. The agreement will mean the broadcaster marking 100 ...

‘Touch and go’: injury had threatened Ash Barty’s Wimbledon dream

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Ash Barty, on a high after reaching her first Wimbledon final, has revealed how close she was to missing out on her dream at the All England Club because of injury. And Australia’s first women’s finalist since her men...

Novak Djokovic stands alone and above other Wimbledon semi-finalists

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Three of the men’s semi-finalists on Friday have one main problem. The fourth man. Novak Djokovic. In the past 10 years at Wimbledon, three men have beaten him in completed matches: Roger Federer in the semis in 2012,...

Morning mail: Sydney Covid crackdown, Barty reaches Wimbledon final, Haiti reels

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Good morning. Western Sydney residents say they are being “scapegoated” as New South Wales police announced a major compliance crackdown, including 100 extra officers and mounted police. Cumberland City councillor Kun...

Ashleigh Barty outplays Angelique Kerber to reach first Wimbledon final

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The first thing to know about Ashleigh Barty is that she loves grass. She won the girls’ title here as a 15-year-old a decade ago, she has a game that is perfectly suited to the fast, low bounce and has frequently sai...

Morning mail: Sydney’s south-west on Covid alert, crisis in Haiti, Federer out of Wimbledon

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Good morning. Covid concerns spread to western Sydney, Haiti is thrown into political crisis and Roger Federer’s dream of a ninth Wimbledon title appears over. Those stories and more this Thursday, in Guardian Austral...

Hubert Hurkacz humbles Roger Federer to make Wimbledon semi-finals

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The dream is over. If it was always unlikely that Roger Federer might somehow manage to win a record ninth title at Wimbledon at the age of 39, the events of the first week or so had turned many doubters into believer...

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