Williams only returned to the tour this year after spending a year out to give birth to her first child. The American was controversially stripped of her world No 1 title upon her return and was unseeded...

That is according to three-time Wimbledon champion John McEnroe. Federer opened proceedings on Centre Court and was in ruthless mood in the first set as he swept aside his Serbian opponent 6-1. The...

Nadal has played the 33-year-old twice before and won both meetings. The first time they faced off at the Australian Open in 2015, Sela lost 12 of the first 13 games before making a fist of it in a...

Federer, 36, breezed through to the second round by beating Dusan Lajovic in straight sets on day one. The Swiss legend is very much the SW19 fans’ favourite following Murray’s decision...

The British No3 was banned by the LTA and had her funding and coaching withdrawn after some risque pictures of her appeared on social media back in 2007, and since then she has refused to appear for...

Williams beat Arantxa Rus in her opening Wimbledon match this afternoon. The American is seeded for the first time since giving birth to her first child over 12 months ago. Williams and Federer are...

Raonic lost to Federer in the Stuttgart Open final last month and he was quizzed mostly on the Swiss star’s success rather than his own. The Canadian insists that he does not mind talking about the...

Temperatures are set to soar above 30 degrees at Wimbledon this week – but what will it take for the players to be taken off court? The Heat Rule was introduced in 1992 and is in use at all WTA...

The rule that players must wear white is imposed by the All-England Club, where the tournament is played.  It dates back to the 1800s where the sight of sweat through clothing was seen as unseemly,...

In what was the best year of her career in 2017, Konta exploded into the world’s top four and knocked out second seed Simona Halep here. She was Britain’s first women’s semi-finalist since Virginia...

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