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Jelena Jankovic can console herself with Wimbledon mixed doubles crown

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Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'zsjq765uQe1K82mScLRCNg',sig:'y1uDUb9qbOgZ7kNtD64ejTW9feBjuYD1aQ9lwoS2ft4=',w:'594px',h:'502px',items:'75274856',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); Jelena Jankovic was stunned by Marion Bartoli’s fantastic performance at Wimbledon; the Serb was helpless in the fourth round match against the determined Frenchwoman (the eventual surprising...

Venus Williams lowest seeded Wimbledon champion, again!

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About two weeks ago I have written an article on women’s tennis Wimbledon history and records, and among the players mentioned was Venus Williams who was the lowest seeded Wimbledon champion, winning the title...

Maria Sharapova withdraws from Fed Cup semifinal, Svetlana Kuznetsova might accompany her

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World number two Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the Russian team for Fed Cup semi-final against the United States, which will take place this weekend in Vermont. The reason is her shoulder injury which...

Cara Black and Liezel Huber win Wimbledon women’s doubles title

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Zimbabwe's Cara Black and South African Liezel Huber defeated Katarina Srebotnik and Ai Sugiyama 3-6 6-3 6-2 to take the trophy at Wimbledon 2007. The second seeded winners were too strong for a relatively...

Jelena Jankovic and Jamie Murray reach mixed doubles final at Wimbledon

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Jelena Jankovic and Jamie Murray have proved to be a successful partnership, reaching Wimbledon mixed doubles final defeating Daniel Nestor and Elena Likhovtseva 6-4 4-6 6-4. Murray wanted Jankovic to be his partner, and she...

Female winners of Wimbledon

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Here’s a list of Wimbledon women's singles champions since 1922: 2007 Venus Williams (U.S.) beat Marion Bartoli (France) 6-4 6-1 2006 Amelie Mauresmo (France) beat Justine Henin (Belgium) 2-6 6-3 6-4 2005 Venus Williams beat Lindsay Davenport (U.S.)...

Venus Williams clinches her fourth title at Wimbledon, Marion Bartoli leaves an impression

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Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'l68H3TApQ55QXReaFBHf6w',sig:'jxZMh-suLwtAKSU0QOLudaG8Eb27bh2NWPrXh0d7rgA=',w:'594px',h:'418px',items:'75260028',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); Seed No.23 Venus Williams of the USA defeated seed No. 18 Marion Bartoli of France 6-4 6-1 in the final on Saturday. It was a decisive win...

Martina Hingis begins hardcourt season at the Acura Classic in San Diego

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World No. 11 Martina Hingis will play two warm-up events before the US Open, final Grand Slam of the year. The first hard-court tournament she’ll play will be the $1,340,000 Acura Classic in San Diego...

Fed Cup — Severine Bremond on France vs. Italy

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Italy, the defending champion, hosts France in the Fed Cup semifinals on July 14 and 15. I was listening to Severine Bremond’s interview in which she talks about her expectations for the Fed Cup and...

Italy leave out Flavia Pennetta for Fed Cup, France omit Marion Bartoli

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In the Fed Cup semi-final Italy and France will face each other at Castellaneta Marina on July 14 and 15 (surface: clay - outdoors). Corrado Barazzutti, captain of the defending champions Italy, chose Tathiana Garbin,...