Tennis Writer Neil Harman Is Guilty Of Weapons-Grade Plagiarism

Earlier today, we told you about tennis writer Neil Harman admitting that at least some portion of the official Wimbledon yearbook he publishes every year was plagiarized. The full breadth of The Times of London's chief tennis correspondent's plagiarism is now beginning to come into focus, thanks to our friends over… » 7/23/14 5:29pm 7/23/14 5:29pm

Novak Djokovic Holds Off Roger Federer For His Second Wimbledon Title

Novak Djokovic outlasted a rejuvenated Roger Federer to close out the men's Wimbledon championship in a thrilling final, 6-7, 6-4, 7-6, 5-7, 6-4. » 7/06/14 1:30pm 7/06/14 1:30pm

Petra Kvitova Wins Wimbledon In Straight Sets

Petra Kvitova won her second Wimbledon and it didn't even take an hour. Kvitova demolished Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0 today in Bouchard's—and Canada's—first appearance in a Wimbledon final. The point you see above is not match point, but representative of the Czech's dominance. Even when Bouchard seemingly had her on… » 7/05/14 11:40am 7/05/14 11:40am

Maria Sharapova Managed To Piss Off About A Billion Cricket Fans

It was an especially star-studded Royal Box at Wimbledon on Saturday, including recently retired cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, very likely the greatest batsman of all time. For some reason, Maria Sharapova was asked about him: » 7/03/14 10:33am 7/03/14 10:33am

Andy Murray Will Not Win Wimbledon This Year

Wimbledon defending champion and Britain's great hope Andy Murray was defeated by Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets Wednesday. A nation sneers. » 7/02/14 11:08am 7/02/14 11:08am

This 19-Year-Old Just Kicked Rafael Nadal Out Of Wimbledon

Nick Kyrgios, a wild card entry to Wimbledon, just won against world number one and number two seed Rafael Nadal. Who the fuck is this guy? » 7/01/14 3:23pm 7/01/14 3:23pm

Dazed And Uncoordinated Serena Williams Retires From Doubles Match

Something really weird was going on with Serena Williams at Wimbledon today. Two games into her and her sister's doubles match against Kristina Barrois and Stefanie Vogele, Serena suddenly became very disoriented and physically unable to hold onto the ball or hit a serve. It was scary to watch. » 7/01/14 12:22pm 7/01/14 12:22pm

Watch Novak Djokovic Celebrate Winning A Match He Hadn’t Won Yet

During Wimbledon Monday, Novak Djokovic thought he'd won a spirited match against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets. But as he headed up to the net to kiss opponent Jo-Wilfried Tsonga goodbye/start celebrating, Tsonga was less than ready to give up: Djokovic's winning point had actually been called out. » 6/30/14 5:23pm 6/30/14 5:23pm

Novak Djokovic Gives Point To His Opponent Instead Of Replaying It

There was a rare moment of sportsmanship in today's match between Novak Djokovic and Radek Stepanek. Even in a tight fourth set, Djokovic was nice enough to concede a point to his opponent. » 6/25/14 3:06pm 6/25/14 3:06pm

History Is Why We Respect Women's Tennis

Quartz has posited an interesting, if incomplete, theory: money is why we pay attention to women's tennis, and why you should care about women's tennis. Actually, history is why we pay attention to women's tennis, and why you do care about women's tennis. » 6/24/14 12:20pm 6/24/14 12:20pm

Bradley Cooper And Gerard Butler Enjoyed Their Time At Wimbledon

Cooper and, particularly, Butler really lose themselves in their roles on the set of Wimblebros, the sequel to the critically acclaimed Laker Bros. » 7/07/13 3:05pm 7/07/13 3:05pm

Andy Murray Wins Wimbledon

Andy Murray ended a 77-year drought at Wimbledon, becoming the first British man to win the tournament since Fred Perry in 1936, with a straight-set victory over Novak Djokovic. » 7/07/13 12:48pm 7/07/13 12:48pm

BBC Apologizes For Shitty Thing It Said About Bartoli And Her Dad

Today, gentlemen, we were reminded why we lug our reputations as troglodytes well into the 21st century. A woman named Marion Bartoli proved athletic enough to win a singles title at Wimbledon and was thereupon described to BBC Radio 5 listeners as something other than "a looker." Because, you see, it is not enough to… » 7/06/13 4:22pm 7/06/13 4:22pm

Marion Bartoli Wins Wimbledon Women's Championship

Frenchwoman Marion Bartoli defeated German Sabine Lisicki this morning in straight sets, 6-1, 6-4, to win Wimbledon. In a wild tournament that saw every single favorite get knocked out, Bartoli was consistent and overwhelmed each opponent she faced without dropping a single set throughout the tournament. The victory… » 7/06/13 12:20pm 7/06/13 12:20pm

It took coming back from a first-set tiebreak loss and a roof-closing delay, but Andy Murray is advancing to the Wimbledon final yet again after defeating Jerzy Janowicz 6-7, 6-4, 6-4, 6-3. » 7/05/13 4:37pm 7/05/13 4:37pm

Novak Djokovic Gets To His Second Wimbledon Final After A Grueling Semi

After the longest men's semi in Wimbledon history—four hours, 43 minutes—top seed Novak Djokovic beat eight-seeded Juan Martin Del Potro 7-5, 4-6, 7-6, 6-7, 6-3 for a chance at his second Wimbledon trophy. » 7/05/13 1:33pm 7/05/13 1:33pm

Jerzy Janowicz Winning His Wimbledon Quarterfinal: An Awesome Moment

One thing was certain before today's Wimbledon quarterfinal between Jerzy Janowicz and Lukasz Kubot: Poland would have its first ever men's Grand Slam semifinalist. Janowicz claimed the spot with a straight sets win over his fellow countryman, and his ensuing reaction is everything we love about sports. » 7/03/13 1:45pm 7/03/13 1:45pm