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Tennis: Federer to miss rest of season

Tennis: Federer to miss rest of season

Roger Federer has pulled out of the Rio Olympics and will miss the rest of the season, including the US Open, because he needs "more extensive rehabilitation" to prolong his career after knee surgery earlier this year.

Murray claims second Wimbledon crown

Murray claims second Wimbledon crown

Britain's Andy Murray put the finishing touch to an almost faultless fortnight to claim a second Wimbledon title with a 6-4 7-6(3) 7-6(2) defeat of big-serving Canadian Milos Raonic in the Centre Court sunshine at Wimbledon.

Tennis: Williams equals Graf in grand slams

Tennis: Williams equals Graf in grand slams

It was third time lucky for American Serena Williams as she finally matched Steffi Graf's professional era record of 22 grand slam singles titles by beating Angelique Kerber to claim a seventh Wimbledon crown.

Tennis: Double glory at Wimbledon

Tennis: Double glory at Wimbledon

Serena Williams put the icing on the cake of another magnificent Wimbledon campaign by teaming up with sister Venus for a sixth doubles crown at the All England Club.

Tennis: Murray to face Raonic in final

Tennis: Murray to face Raonic in final

Canadian Milos Raonic won't be the only man experiencing something new on Wimbledon's Centre Court on Sunday - for the first time Britain's Andy Murray will start a grand slam final as favourite after crushing Tomas Berdych in the semis.

Tennis: Youngster looking up ranks

Tennis: Youngster looking up ranks

Ilana Goossens is quickly getting used to going up against higher-ranked players.

Tennis: Kerber confident for final

Tennis: Kerber confident for final

Germany's Angelique Kerber said she felt confident about facing Serena Williams in the Wimbledon final after beating the world No 1 in Australia earlier this year, and warned: I'm even more dangerous on grass.

Tennis: Vesnina can't escape Serena

Tennis: Vesnina can't escape Serena

After a 48-minute battering at the hands of Serena Williams on Wimbledon's Centre Court, the last words Elena Vesnina probably wanted to hear were "see you later".

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