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Maria Sharapova, the 2004 Wimbledon winner, is the favorite to regain the Wimbledon trophy after former champions Serena and Venus Williams were upset in the fourth round.
Serena’s title defense ended with a 6-3, 7-6 (8-6) defeat to France’s Marion Bartoli on Court 1 yesterday. Her sister and five-time champion Venus then lost on Centre Court to Bulgaria’s Tsvetana Pironkova 6-2, 6-3.
For the first time since 2006, there won’t be a Williams sister in the Wimbledon quarterfinals. The Americans have dominated on the Wimbledon grass courts for a decade, taking nine of the past 11 singles titles.
"I'm in the quarters here for the first time since 2006. It's only going to get tougher from here," said Sharapova, who beat Peng 6-4 6-2. "Last year I …Read more >
After going nearly a year without playing in a Grand Slam tournament, Serena Williams has signalled that she's finally ready to give it her all, defeating the unseeded Aravane Rezaï 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 in the first round at Wimbledon. Williams may not have won the title yet, but the victory is an excellent first step towards reestablishing her tennis prowess after a series of serious health problems.
What started as a pair of operations to repair a torn tendon in her right foot led to blood cuts in both of her lungs and a hematoma. Despite genuine fears from the star herself that she wouldn't survive, Serena has not only rebounded, but is back to playing tennis again just as powerful and dominant as ever.
Source: NY Times, Wimbledon Player Statist…Read more >
Hola fellow sports fans. Wikia is currently sponsoring a giveaway for the charity Child's Play. You may be asking yourself, what does a gaming charity have to do with sports? Good question. But Child's Play is putting on their first ever golf tournament.
So if you dream of being the next Tiger Woods, Michelle Wie, Fred Couples, or any other golfer this may be the giveaway for you. Perhaps you just want to put on some wacky clothes and go golfing? That's perfectly alright also. Or maybe you just want to play some golf with some gamers and help out this charity.
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Hello all tennis fanatics, as you may or may have not noticed this site is very much a work in progress and is extremely lacking a lot of quality information that would help make this place more viable.
This wiki is in need of someone whom is looking to take up the responsibilities of being an admin and working actively on improving this wiki, if you believe that you are this person, please leave a comment or contact me on my user page to tell me why you should be the admin.Read more >