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Maybe some Irish athletes can take a leaf from Rory’s book, and think more about what they need to do to get results on the big stage. Photo: Getty Images

There’s not much that goes on behind the scenes anymore that we don’t know about, not much that happens without being recorded or published in some fo(...)

Germany’s Angelique Kerber reacts after winning a point against Romania’s Simona Halep during their quarter-final match at Wimbledon. Photograph: Getty Images

Players always see what they want to see, Venus Williams will look at Angelique Kerber’s last match and see how she lost her serve six times. Kerber w(...)

USA’s Venus Williams in action against Kazakhstan’s Yaroslava Shvedova. Photograph: Tony O’Brien/Reuters

It took Venus Williams six minutes to hold her first service game against Kazakhstan’s Yaroslava Shvedova. She looked rickety and uncontrolled. A 36-y(...)

Canada’s Milos Raonic: A win over Sam Querrey would put him in a head-to-head with either Roger Federer or Marin Cilic for a place in Sunday’s final. Photograph: Adam Pretty/Getty Images

Milos Raonic is hoping his first Wimbledon title will come to him with the help of three-time winner John McEnroe. The commentator and seven-time Gra(...)

Andy Murray stretches to return against Australia’s Nick Kyrgios, who said after the first set “the rest of the match was pretty pathetic”. Photograph: PA.

Framed as the first serious test of Andy Murray, Australian Nick Kyrgios, playing on Centre Court with no full-time coach behind him because he doesn’(...)

Britain’s Marcus Willis celebrates winning his first game of the match in the second set against Switzerland’s Roger Federer at Wimbledon. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

He played the crowd for what it was worth. Why wouldn’t he? Boozy and boisterous, they were ready for the evening show after a dirty day in London. M(...)

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from Wimbledon due to a wrist injury, the world number four has announced. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA

Rafael Nadal will not play at Wimbledon because of the wrist injury that forced him out of the French Open. The 14-time grand slam champion initially(...)

Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates beating Switzerland’s Roger Federer in the men’s singles final at Wimbledon. Photograph: EPA.

The one crushing disappointment about Wimbledon this year is that it ended, other than that it was a fortnight that bordered on the positively perfect(...)

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(...)

Williams has played in 251 Grand Slam matches to Muguruza’s 20. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

Any concept of a fairytale ending for Garbiñe Muguruza will be as welcome in Serena Williams’ camp as Maria Sharapova and Grigor Dimitrov turning up a(...)

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