Novak Djokovic completed his rehabilitation among tennis's true elite when he blew away Kevin Anderson to claim his fourth Wimbledon title.
In what was a straight sets men's final for the third year running – featuring a multiple champion against a first time finalist – the 31 year-old Serb defeated an
Angelique Kerber beat seven-time champion Serena Williams to win her first Wimbledon title and spoil the American’s dream comeback as a mum.
The German 11th seed, 30, beat the 23-time Grand Slam champion 6-3 6-3 to add this title to her 2016 Australian Open and US Open crowns.
Williams had been the
Novak Djokovic is one match away from a first Grand Slam title since 2016 after an epic five-set win over Rafael Nadal in their delayed Wimbledon semi-final.
Djokovic, who won 6-4 3-6 7-6 (11-9) 3-6 10-8 in five hours and 16 minutes, will face Kevin Anderson on Sunday.
The Serb led by
The anger was back and so too might be Novak Djokovic. For all the tantrums and warnings, he emerged victorious in one of the matches of the Championships so far to reach the Wimbledon semi-finals.
Credit to Kei Nishikori – the world No 28 from Japan played a superb match.
Roger Federer crashed out of Wimbledon after a marathon five-set shoot-out with big-serving Kevin Anderson in the quarter-finals.
The eight-time champion was two sets up and had a match point in the third, but almost three hours later he trudged off on the end of a seismic 2-6 6-7 (5/7) 7-5
Roger Federer beat Milos Raonic to win the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart, his first event for two and a half months.
The Swiss had not played since the Miami Open in March, after choosing to miss the clay-court season, but the win in Germany gives him a 98th Tour title.
Roger Federer has confirmed that his long-standing contract with Nike came to an end in March amid rumors the Swiss star is poised to agree a £22 million-a-year, decade-long deal with Japanese clothing firm Uniqlo.
The 36-year-old winner of a record 20 career Grand Slams has worn Nike his entire career and
Rafael Nadal clinch his 11th french Open title after defeating Austria's Dominic Thiem in straight sets at Roland Garros.
One thing that proves indestructible, however, is the aura of Rafael Nadal, which survives every challenge thrown at it, from the advancing years to unexpected attacks of cramp during French Open finals.
Novak Djokovic defeated by world no 72 Marco Cecchinato at the French Open semi-finals.
The Sicilian, ranked 72 in the world, became the first Italian man in 40 years to make the last four of a Grand Slam after a pulsating 6-3, 7-6, 1-6, 7-6 win over the former world number
Serena Williams may have styled herself as a superhero in her now famous catsuit, but it could not protect her from the advancing years and a shortage of matches coming into the French Open.
Her 36-year-old body protested at the strain being placed upon it, and the result was a hugely