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January 28, 2015

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Serena Williams advances to Wimbledon finals

Posted 4 years, 7 months ago.

In a Wimbledon of shocking upsets, normal service has been temporarily resumed after today’s semifinals: there will at least be a Williams sister in Saturday’s Ladies Final Day. With sister Venus Williams tumbling out of the tournament after a brave performance by the unseeded Bulgarian Tsvetana Pronkova in the quarterfinals, it was left to Serena Williams to keep it in the family. It’s hard to believe what these two have ...

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Federer upset in Wimbledon quarterfinals

Posted 4 years, 7 months ago.

LONDON — There was a big shock on Centre Court Wednesday at Wimbledon. Six-time champion Roger Federer, the winner here last year, was defeated in the quarterfinals by Tomas Berdych, 6-4 3-6 6-1 6-4. Berdych ended Federer’s hopes of reaching his 26th Grand Slam semifinal to match the record of Andre Agassi. Only Ivan Lendl (28) and Jimmy Connors (31) have surpassed this figure. Federer’s struggle for consistency today was ...

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