Steve Tongue is a Football Correspondent for The Independent.
02 July 2014 01:38 PM
Last year's finalist started the game well but then fell apart
Wimbledon 2014: Maria Sharapova fails to take advantage of big name exits like she did at Roland Garros last month
01 July 2014 04:30 PM
The Russian was defeated by Angelique Kerber
01 July 2014 03:22 PM
The American was barely able to bounce the ball before she and her sister retired from their doubles match
30 June 2014 09:20 PM
The number 11 seed beat Leonardo Mayer in straight sets
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.
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
- 1 Jeremy Clarkson 'sees no problem' with his racist language on Top Gear, says BBC
- 2 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 3 London restaurant 34 creates champagne glass modelled on Kate Moss’ left breast
- 4 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 5 James Foley beheading: Fox news presenter Megyn Kelly annoyed by Ferguson update during broadcast about murdered journalist