Wimbledon Championships

Iga Swiatek of Poland holds up the trophy after defeating Leonie Kung of Switzerland in their girls' singles final at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 14, 2018 - 5:33 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 10:30 p.m. Iga Swiatek defeated Leonie Kung 6-4, 6-2 to win the Wimbledon girls' title. Swiatek, a 17-year-old from Poland, hit 33 winners to 13 unforced errors as she overcame Swiss qualifier Kung. Swiatek, who missed seven months of 2017...
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Angelique Kerber of Germany celebrates defeating Serena Williams of the US in the women's singles final match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018. (Nic Bothma, Pool via AP)
July 14, 2018 - 3:22 pm
LONDON (AP) — Angelique Kerber was not about to be overwhelmed by the setting or the stakes in this Wimbledon final. She knew exactly what to expect — and what to do — against Serena Williams. Two years after losing to Williams with a title on the line at Centre Court , Kerber came through. So...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic gestures after winning a point during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 14, 2018 - 10:38 am
LONDON (AP) — Novak Djokovic sent the strongest signal yet that he is back at full strength by reaching his fifth Wimbledon final with a 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (9), 3-6, 10-8 victory over rival Rafael Nadal on Saturday in a match suspended overnight. Djokovic is bidding for a fourth championship at the All...
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Belgium's Thomas Meunier, left, scores his side's opening goal against England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford as England's Danny Rose tries to defend during the third place match between England and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
July 14, 2018 - 10:11 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Saturday at the World Cup (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Thomas Meunier has given Belgium a 1-0 lead over England in the World Cup third-place playoff. A quick and direct Belgian attack in the fourth minute ended with Nacer Chadli crossing from the left wing to Meunier,...
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Rafael Nadal of Spain leaves the court after play was suspended in his men's singles semifinals match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2018 - 7:23 pm
LONDON (AP) — It was the kind of tennis that Wimbledon's Centre Court crowd would gladly have watched all night long. The show being put on by Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal was so good it could have been an instant classic had they been able to finish their semifinal before the tournament's 11 p...
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Spectators applaud as the scoreboard displays the final score in the men's singles semifinals match in which John Isner of the United States was defeated by South Africa's Kevin Anderson, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Friday July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2018 - 6:44 pm
LONDON (AP) — To say that Kevin Anderson won this interminable Wimbledon semifinal, and that John Isner lost it, didn't really seem fair. To Anderson, anyway. They had played on and on, through 6 1/2 hours of ho-hum hold after ho-hum hold, during the second-longest match in the history of a...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic challenges a call during his men's singles semifinals match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Friday July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2018 - 4:32 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 9:20 p.m. The juniors have been doing their best impression of the pros at Wimbledon. As Kevin Anderson and John Isner were playing out the second longest match in Wimbledon history on Centre Court, Jack Draper of Britain and Nicolas Mejia...
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Serena Williams of the US serves to Julia Goerges of Germany during their women's semifinal match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday July 12, 2018. (Neil Hall/Pool via AP)
July 13, 2018 - 7:41 am
LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams has been saying it over and over and over: Wimbledon is only her fourth tournament since returning to the tour after having a baby. "Every time I go out there, I want to, I guess, take a giant step forward," she said. "Keep taking giant steps, but keep improving."...
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Serena Williams of the United States returns the ball to Germany's Julia Gorges during their women's singles semifinals match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Thursday July 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 12, 2018 - 1:54 pm
LONDON (AP) — Yes, this will be Serena Williams' 10th Wimbledon final. Yes, it's her 30th title match at any major. And, well, sure, she's widely regarded as not just the best of her era, but any era. Let others shrug at this latest accomplishment, as if all it signified were merely another chance...
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Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex wave to members of the public at Trinity college, Dublin, Ireland, Wednesday, July 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 12, 2018 - 1:25 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 6:20 p.m. In her 10th Wimbledon final, Serena Williams is likely to have the support of the royal box. Just hours after seven-time champion Williams booked her place in Saturday's final, Kensington Palace confirmed via Twitter the Duchess...
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