2018 Wimbledon

Four Thoughts From Four Quarterfinals: Rafa-Djokovic to Meet, Federer Upset

9 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Roger Federer blew a two-set lead for just the third time in his career, while Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will meet in a Grand Slam once again.
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Roger Federer fell, but he can get back up

9 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarker

Roger Federer was a point away from a tidy, straight-set victory over Kevin Anderson in the Wimbledon quarterfinals. Then everything came apart.
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Nadal has got more than other players, says Del Potro

Nadal has got more than other players, says Del Potro

9 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Juan Martin del Potro claimed Wednesday that Wimbledon conqueror Rafael Nadal has more weapons at his disposal than any other player after losing a five-set Wimbledon quarter-final epic. World number one Nadal saw off Del Potro 7-5, 6-7 , 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 after four hours and 48 minutes on Centre
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Rafael Nadal keeps dream alive for third Wimbledon title after emotional victory over Juan Martin del Potro

9 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Around 90 minutes after Roger Federer had made his dramatic exit from Wimbledon, Rafael Nadal found himself circling the same plughole. He had botched four set points in the second-set tie-break, the third of them in the most disastrous style as he dumped both his serves into the net. He seemed to be
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Wimbledon 2018 Results: Wednesday Winners, Scores, Stats, Singles Draw Update

9 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Roger Federer 's title defence at Wimbledon 2018 ended on Wednesday after Kevin Anderson edged the defending champion 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11 and moved into the semi-finals after a five-set tug of war...
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Wimbledon 2018: Results, Highlights, Wednesday Scores Recap from London

9 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Roger Federer blew a two-set lead to be sent packing from 2018 Wimbledon by Kevin Anderson on Wednesday. Anderson will face John Isner, who reached the semi-final by besting Milos Raonic on No...
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Federer shocked at Wimbledon as Nadal and Djokovic set-up semi-final date

Federer shocked at Wimbledon as Nadal and Djokovic set-up semi-final date

9 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Eight-time champion Roger Federer was sensationally knocked out of Wimbledon on Wednesday by South African giant Kevin Anderson while Rafael Nadal edged Juan Martin del Potro in a Centre Court epic and will meet Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals. Defending champion Federer lost a Court One thriller,
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Anderson stuns Federer with comeback in Wimbledon quarters

9 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

Defending champion Roger Federer has been knocked out of Wimbledon after wasting a match point during a 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11 defeat to Kevin Anderson of South Africa. Having saved Federer's only break point of a 90-minute fifth set at 3-4, Anderson took his first chance at 11-11 and then served out for victory. The 2017 U.S. Open runner-up triumphed in 4 hours and 14 minutes. Federer had a match point at 5-4 in the third set, but struck a backhand into the net before the eighth-seeded Anderson broke in the following game and held serve. Anderson hit 13 winners and just four...
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As Anderson rises, Federer falls in all-too-human performance

As Anderson rises, Federer falls in all-too-human performance

9 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

Everything was going according to script for Roger Federer and Kevin Anderson in their Wimbledon quarterfinal on Wednesday. Federer won the first set in just 26 minutes while dropping just one point on his serve. He had a bit more trouble in the second, getting broken for the first time in the tournament early on, but he recovered the break and eventually won the set in a tiebreaker. The two traded holds in the third until Federer earned a match point on Anderson's serve in the 10th game, and if it hadn't already, the outcome of the match at that point very much seemed like a foregone...
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Nadal outlasts Del Potro in epic 5-set match

9 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

Top-ranked Rafael Nadal outlasted Juan Martin del Potro in a crowd-pleasing five-set duel to reach his first Wimbledon semifinal since 2011. In a match filled with entertaining rallies between two of the biggest hitters in the game, Nadal came from a set down to win 7-5, 6-7 (7), 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 in 4 hours, 48 minutes - the longest match of this year's tournament. Del Potro finished with 77 winners to Nadal's 67 but failed to convert any of his five break points in the fifth set. Instead it was the Spaniard who earned the only break of the decider and he closed out the win on his first match...
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Anderson proved right as it turns out to be his day

9 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

By Martyn Herman LONDON - Kevin Anderson ended Roger Federer's streak of service game holds at Wimbledon on 85, then halted his 34-set roll at the All England Club, but the South African was not content with that. Walking out on a sunlit Court One for their Wimbledon quarter-final he
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Kevin Anderson shocks top-ranked Roger Federer in Wimbledon quarter-finals

Kevin Anderson shocks top-ranked Roger Federer in Wimbledon quarter-finals

9 monthes ago   |   By TORONTO STAR

Djokovic also powered past Nishikori into the Wimbledon semifinals, the first time for the Serbian star in a Grand Slam event since 2016.
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Wimbledon 2018 results: Roger Federer stunned; Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic set for semis

9 monthes ago   |   By CBSSports

Kevin Anderson will face American John Isner in one semifinal while Nadal and Djokovic meet again
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Anderson stuns Federer in 5; Nadal survives

9 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarker

Kevin Anderson stunned top seed Roger Federer, rallying from two sets down to reach the semifinals at Wimbledon. Rafael Nadal also survived to win in five sets.
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Kevin Anderson surges from two sets down to stun Roger Federer in marathon Wimbledon quarter-final

Kevin Anderson surges from two sets down to stun Roger Federer in marathon Wimbledon quarter-final

9 monthes ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - Defending champion Roger Federer has been knocked out of Wimbledon after wasting a match point during a 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11 defeat to Kevin Anderson of South Africa on Wednesday.
Having saved Federer's only break point of a 90-minute fifth set at 3-4, Anderson took his first chance at 11-11 and then served out for victory. The 2017 U.S. Open runner-up triumphed in four hours and 14 minutes.
Federer had a match point at 5-4 in the third set, but struck a backhand into the net before the eighth-seeded Anderson broke in the following game and held serve.
Roger Federer walks...
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MLB suspends Keller for five games, Anderson and Renteria one each

MLB suspends Keller for five games, Anderson and Renteria one each

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Former football coach R.C. Slocum named interim Texas A&M athletics director

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Adrian Granados looks for signature win against Danny Garcia after past...

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PSU's injury-plagued QB Stevens plans to transfer

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