Steve Tongue is a Football Correspondent for The Independent.
Wimbledon 2014: Stanislas Wawrinka gets testing run of five matches in seven days off to a comfortable start
30 June 2014 12:02 PM
The Australian Open champion saw off the challenge of Denis Istomin 6-3 6-3 6-4
28 June 2014 08:17 PM
Five-time champion suffers shock 1-6 6-3 6-4 defeat
27 June 2014 11:02 PM
If there was an extra touch of emotion in the standing ovation accorded to Venus Williams as she exited Centre Court and the women’s singles, it was surely tinged by the notion that there may possibly be no more days in the sun there – or even under the roof. For two and a half hours, the five-time Wimbledon singles winner had gone head to head while conceding 10 years to the sixth seed Petra Kvitova, who emerged from the fiercest of contests triumphant by 5-7, 7-6, 7-5.
27 June 2014 04:12 PM
The Italian was beaten by South Africa's Kevin Anderson who is now the man that lies in wait for the defending champion
Wimbledon 2014: Blazing trail with women coaches pays off for both Denis Istomin and Mikhail Kukushkin
26 June 2014 10:05 PM
The Uzbeki is coached by his mother, while the Kazakh is married to his coach
26 June 2014 10:01 PM
It was a bad day for the French here as Richard Gasquet and Gaël Monfils, seeded 13 and 24 respectively, went out to two of tennis’s bright young things before Jo-Wilfried Tsonga restored some Gallic pride. All three matches were five-set epics, Tsonga’s having been held over from the previous night, just as his first-round encounter had been.
25 June 2014 11:35 PM
There will be a meeting of former champions tomorrow after Venus Williams came through a rollercoaster second-round match to earn a tie against the sixth seed and 2011 winner Petra Kvitova.
25 June 2014 11:35 PM
Wimbledon 2014: Li Na displays her unerring ability to find the corners and overcome Yvonne Meusburger in straight-sets
25 June 2014 01:27 PM
Na overcame the Austrian 6-2 6-2 in the first round
24 June 2014 11:42 PM
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Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Vladimir Putin is given 'one last chance' to end hostilities in Ukraine
The 'scroungers’ fight back: The welfare claimants battling to alter stereotypes
The truth about conspiracy theories is that some require considering
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Ukrainian military jet was flying close to passenger plane before it was shot down, says Russian officer
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Massive rise in sale of British arms to Russia
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