Novak Djokovic in action against Kevin Anderson during their resumed fourth round match at Wimbledon: the Serb was relieved to win. Photograph: Seán Dempsey/EPA

Not one for small gestures, Novak Djokovic hunkered down and with his fingers planted a kiss on the damp grass of number one court. He knew it, Kevin(...)

Roger Federer celebrates victory over Roberto Bautista Agut during day Seven of the Wimbledon Championships. Photo: Adam Davey/PA

Roger Federer made smooth progress through to a 13th Wimbledon quarter-final as he brushed aside the challenge of Roberto Bautista Agut. Spaniard Baut(...)

Serena and Venus Williams are to meet each other in the fourth round. Photograph: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

If a mindset can be borrowed from another player, Andy Murray could do worse than glancing at how Roger Federer defused an explosive Sam Groth. Even w(...)

Roger Federer is through to the fourth round at Wimbledon after beating Australia’s Sam Groth in four sets. Photograph: Afp

Pomp and circumstance launched Wimbledon’s sporting Saturday with a host of stars announced to adoring crowds, before Centre Court’s real king Roger F(...)

Nick Kyrgios of Australia hits a shot through his legs during his match against Milos Raonic of Canada at  Wimbledon. Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Novak Djokovic reminded everyone just why he is the defending Wimbledon champion with an utterly ruthless victory over Australia’s Bernard Tomic to mo(...)

Novak Djokovic celebrates winning the second set against Philipp Kohlschreiber during the first round men’s singles during day one of the Wimbledon Championships. Photo Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Novak Djokovic was far from his fluent best but the defending champion did enough to beat Germany’s Philipp Kohlschreiber in straights sets and mov(...)

Novak Djokovic of Serbia during a pratice session prior to the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

The Wimbledon winners this this year will get €2,650,820.96 each. Being equal opportunity employers, the prize money awarded to the men’s and women(...)

Andy Murray will play Kazakhstan’s Mikhail Kukushkin in the first round at Wimbledon and has also been drawn in the same quarter as Rafael Nadal. Photograph: PA

Andy Murray will play Kazakhstan’s Mikhail Kukushkin in the first round at Wimbledon and has also been drawn in the same quarter as Rafael Nadal. Kuk(...)

Bjorn Thompson, whose mother is from Limerick, was spotted playing in a tournament in Japan.

The names Bradenton, Florida and Nick Bollettieri have occupied the tennis world now for four decades. The very words kick up the names of past glorie(...)

Andy Murray is the number three seed for Wimbledon 2015. Photograph Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images

The Wimbledon seeding system is peculiar to the All England Club but few will be surprised to see Rafa Nadal placed at 10th when the tournament gets u(...)