It’s been said the black woman in American society has two strikes against her: being born a woman and being born black.
Novak Djokovic pummelled Roger Federer with a never-ending series of brilliant groundstrokes to retain his Wimbledon crown in four sets.
Swearing on court has glorious precedent and livens up Wimbledon's otherwise bland image.
The world’s most famous tennis tournament has culminated in new title holders, with some new rising stars making a name for themselves along the way.
Three-times champion John McEnroe believes Andy Murray will find it easier defending Wimbledon than winning it the first time.
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has been voted the BBC's 60th Sports Personality of the Year.
Marion Bartoli has made a shock retirement announcement, ending her tennis career at the top of her game just six weeks after winning Wimbledon.
British newspapers have been in raptures following Andy Murray's Wimbledon win, with several calling for him to be knighted.
Andy Murray has ended Britain's 77-year wait for a Wimbledon men's singles champion with a win over world No. 1 Novak Djokovic.
Marion Bartoli overwhelmed an out of sorts Sabine Lisicki 6-1 6-4 on a sun-drenched Centre Court to win her first Wimbledon title on Saturday.
Andy Murray pulled off a dramatic comeback from two sets down to beat Fernando Verdasco in the Wimbledon quarterfinals.
Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron has ignored growing speculation about the "Curse of Cameron" by tweeting a message of support to Andy Murray.
Germany's Sabine Lisicki followed-up her shock defeat of Serena Williams with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Kaia Kanepi to reach her second Wimbledon semifinal.
After a stinging defeat to Tomas Berdych at the All England Club last year, Novak Djokovic will face him for a spot in the Wimbledon semifinals.
Few players handle defeat with the dignity or perspective Rafael Nadal brings to that morale-crushing experience.
Maria Sharapova has led the criticism of the condition of the Wimbledon courts, after she slipped and then fell out of the tournament altogether.
Roger Federer has insisted he will play on for many more years to come, despite crashing out of Wimbledon in a shock defeat.
Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova have endured second-round losses to opponents outside the world top 100 in a dramatic "Wednesday Wipeout".