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Roger Federer serves during his third round match against Germany’s Jan-Lennard Struff at Wimbledon. Photo: Peter Nicholls/Reuters

No one does a first-week demolition better than Roger Federer. The defending champion is into the fourth round again without dropping a set and just o(...)

Maria Sharapova and Eugenie Bouchard shake hands after the Canadian won their grudge match in Madrid. Photogrpah: Clive Rose/Getty)

Unintentionally, of course, Maria Sharapova and Novak Djokovic have injected the tennis scene with an overload of drama. When the Russian lost a grip(...)

If you still, now in your mid 30s, want to see yourself as a young product of the digital age, complete with all the latest gadgets and cultural references, then it seems you might just about get away with it.

It’s confusing to be caught between two different identities, two different generations – but that’s exactly where I find myself, betwixt and between,(...)

Roger Federer has parted ways with coach Stefan Edberg. Photograph: PA

Roger Federer has split from his coach Stefan Edberg, the pair announced on Tuesday night. The world number three has been working with Edberg for tw(...)

Novak Djokovic (R) beat Roger Federer in four sets in the men’s final of the Wimbledon Championships Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Few could resist being drawn to the immaculate Novak Djokovic, who yesterday turned a tight match his way to win his third Wimbledon title. But many o(...)

Roger Federer is through to the third round of the Austrlaian Open after beating Somione Bolelli in four sets. (Photograph: REUTERS/Thomas Peter)

Roger Federer was made to work for his place in the third round of the Australian Open on Wednesday after Maria Sharapova suffered a huge scare agains(...)

Roger Federer persists and endures, which testifies to an extraordinary individual but also to an extraordinary fundamental talent. Photograph: Getty Images

It is 18 months since yours truly advised Roger Federer to chuck in tennis: past-it and embarrassing himself was the thrust of the piece, maybe even t(...)

  Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Paris Saint Germain second best to Bjorn Borg in Swedish sports poll. Photograph: Yoan Valat / EPA

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has expressed disappointment at finishing second in a list of the 150 greatest Swedish sports stars. Former tennis ace Bjorn Borg,(...)

 Kei Nishikori of Japan returns a shot against Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their men’s singles semi-final  at the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center,  New York City. Photograph: Mike Stobe/Getty Images

There is no obvious tennis reason for Michael Chang to be advising Kei Nishikori, apart from their sharing winged feet, but helping him to the US Open(...)

Victoria Beckham and Samuel L Jackson: Wimbledon buddies. Photograph:  Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

Just when you reckoned there was no sporting life outside the World Cup, along comes Serbia v Switzerland at Wimbledon where, apparently, a tennis tou(...)

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