Dustin Brown

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Defending champion Andy Murray could meet Rafael Nadal in the semi-finals of Wimbledon. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA

Andy Murray will begin his Wimbledon title defence against either a qualifier or lucky loser and has been drawn in the same half as French Open champi(...)

Jelena Jankovic of Serbia celebrates match point in her Ladies’ Singles third-round match against Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic during day six of Wimbledon on Saturday. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Dustin Brown proved to be Icarus in the first week, soared against Rafa Nadal but came crashing down to earth on Saturday, while Jelena Jankovic grew (...)

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(...)

 Australia’s Nick Kyrgios – he feeds off distraction and it seems to make him better. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Nick Kyrgios just nodded when it was pointed out that his win over Canadian Milos Raonic was symbolic of progress. A year ago at Wimbledon the play(...)

Heather Watson argues a line call on day one of Wimbledon. Druing the match, she drew a €2,500 fine for a verbal obscenity. Photograph: PA

When the temperatures soar and the shots land a little long, when the scoreboard is turning over for only one player and life’s ambitions are being se(...)

Germany’s Dustin Brown on his way to defeating Rafael Nadal of Spain in their second round match at Wimbledon yesterday. Photograph: EPA

Six foot five inches, dread locks almost to his waist, a couple of rings punched through his ears and a tongue stud, Dustin Brown looked the least lik(...)

Germany’s Dustin Brown celebrates winning a game against Spain’s Rafael Nadal during their men’s singles second round match at Wimbledon. Brown won the game 7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 6-3. Photograph:  Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

Rafael Nadal was knocked out of Wimbledon in the first week for the third time in four years, bamboozled by the wild but often brilliant game of quali(...)

Rafa Nadal trains with coach Toni Nadal during the Aegon Tennis Championships at the Queens Club in London, Britain, 15th June 2015. Photograph: EPA/Andy Rain

Toni Nadal, the coach and uncle of Rafael Nadal, believes it is impossible for a coach not to encourage and communicate generally with a player durin(...)

Andy Murray posing with Rufus the Hawk, a raptor that keeps unwanted birds from flapping around the courts.

A front page picture in a London newspaper yesterday had Andy Murray posing with Rufus the Hawk, a raptor that keeps unwanted birds from flapping arou(...)

 Andy Murray of Great Britain serves during his men’s singles match against Andrey Golubev of Kazakhstan on day three of the French Open at Roland Garrosin Paris, France. Photograph: Getty Images

Through wind, gloom and a little uncertainty Andy Murray moved on in his return to the French Open, from Andrey Golubev, a bookish Russian-born free-(...)