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Photos of the 15 greatest moments in Wimbledon history

Photos of the 15 greatest moments in Wimbledon history


PHOTOS: Djokovic beats Federer to win Wimbledon Men’s Singles

Photos from the 2014 Wimbledon Championships where Serbia’s Novak Djokovic beat Switzerland’s Roger Federer in the men’s singles finals at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 6, 2014.


PHOTOS: Wimbledon Men’s Singles Semifinals – July 4, 2014

The men’s semifinal matches on day eleven of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 4, 2014.


PHOTOS: Wimbledon Women’s Singles Semifinals – July 3, 2014

Photos from the women’s semifinal matches on day ten of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 3, 2014.


PHOTOS: Serena Williams drops out of Wimbledon during doubles match

Diagnosed with what the tournament said was a viral illness, Serena Williams pulled out of her Wimbledon doubles match with sister Venus after only three games Tuesday. Serena, who lost in the third round of singles Saturday, looked out of sorts from the moment the pre-match warmup began. It was an odd scene, as the [...]


Photos: Pete Sampras, Venus Williams highlight former Connecticut Open participants

Originally called the Volvo International tennis tournament when it moved to New Haven in 1990, it will now be labeled the Connecticut Open.


Photos: French Open — Serena and Venus Williams both out in second round

Instead of playing each other this week at the French Open, Serena and Venus Williams will both be heading home early. The American sisters both lost in the second round on Wednesday, May 28, 2014, each being outplayed by little-known opponents at Roland Garros Stadium in Paris, France.


PHOTOS of Tennis for New Haven Public Schools at NH Open tennis clinic

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) The 13th annual New Haven Open Free Lesson Thursday, May, 15, 2014 at the Connecticut Tennis Center and Yale’s Cullman Center in New Haven featuring professional tennis player James Blake. The event centered on a free tennis lesson for some New Haven Public Schools children and emphasized [...]


Photos: On this day — May 13, 1973 — Tennis’ first ‘Battle of the Sexes’

In 1973, in tennis’ first so-called “Battle of the Sexes,” Bobby Riggs defeated Margaret Court 6-2, 6-1 in Ramona, California.


Photos: High school tennis ‘big guns’ battle it out.

Amity High’s Jason Seidman battles it out with Foran High’s Bradley Orban during the no.1 singles match at Foran. Seidman won the match in 3-sets, giving Orban his first career regular season loss. Photos by Peter Casolino pcasolino@newhavenregister.com


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