Roger Federer celebrates winning his men's singles quarter-final match against Stanislas Wawrinka

Wimbledon 2014: Roger Federer remains on course for eighth title after victory over compatriot Stan Wawrinka

The seven-time champion beat his fellow Swiss 3-6, 7-6, 6-4, 6-4 to reach the semi-finals

Andy Murray lost in straight sets

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray in muttering mystery as he crashes out to Grigor Dimitrov

Straight sets defeat ends reigning champion's title defence

Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after winning his Gentlemen's Singles quarter-final match against Marin Cilic
Andy Murray pictured during his defeat to Gregor Dimitrov

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray backed to return strongly by Tim Henman

The defending champion lost in straight sets to Grigor Dimitrov

Andy Murray pictured during his defeat to Gregor Dimitrov

Wimbledon 2014: 'I just played badly and I don’t know why,' says Andy Murray after SW19 exit

Defending champion crushed by Grigor Dimitrov as his game deserts him amid a multitude of errors

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge watch Andy Murray lose at Wimbledon

Wimbledon 2014: Prince William reacts to Andy Murray defeat

The second in line to the throne was in attendance to watch the defending champion's exit

Andy Murray pictured during his quarter-final defeat

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray Wimbledon defence broken by Gregor Dimitrov who wins in straight sets

Defending champion simply could not get going against Grigor Dimitrov

Canada's Eugenie Bouchard celebrates winning her women's singles quarter-final match against Germany's Angelique Kerber

Wimbledon 2014: Eugenie Bouchard marches on with victory over Angelique Kerber

Kerber had less time to recover after playing Maria Sharapova yesterday

Sabine Lisicki during her defeat to Simona Halep of Romania

Wimbledon 2014: Sabine Lisicki suffers incredible collapse against Simona Halep

Last year's finalist started the game well but then fell apart

Andy Murray faces Grigor Dimitrov in the quarter-finals

Andy Murray v Grigor Dimitrov live: The latest news and updates from Wimbledon 2014

Follow the latest news and updates from Centre Court as Andy Murray faces Grigor Dimitrov for a place in the semi-finals

Wimbledon 2014 Video: Andy Murray meets Gregor Dimitrov, all-Swiss clash between Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka

Video: Paul Newman and Chris Jones look ahead to day nine at Wimbledon 2014, discussing the matches of Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer

Grigor Dimitrov and Andy Murray will meet in the Wimbledon quarter-finals

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray v Grigor Dimitrov match preview

A look ahead to the quarter-final match in the men's singles

Australia's Nick Kyrgios celebrates winning a game against Spain's Rafael Nadal

Wimbledon 2014: Australian starlet Nick Kyrgios targeting 'dream' semi-final against Roger Federer, but will have to overcome Milos Raonic first

Kyrgios shocked the tennis world by knocking out Rafael Nadal on Tuesday, and he's already targeting a maiden Wimbledon crown

Grigor Dimitrov and Andy Murray will meet in the Wimbledon quarter-finals

Wimbledon 2014 order of play for 2 July: Andy Murray meets Gregor Dimitrov while Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka collide

Novak Djokovic and Eugenie Bouchard headline Court 1 action where Nick Kyrgios will also be in action after knocking out Rafael Nadal

Andy Murray and his coach Amélie Mauresmo share a laugh during practice at Wimbledon

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray faces serious challenge from friend Grigor Dimitrov after banter

The winner will take on Novak Djokovic or Marin Cilic in the semi-finals

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England skipper Alastair Cook had another miserable day with the bat, scoring just five runs
CRICKETREPORT India 457 all out, England 43/1 at stumps on day two
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Manchester United Marouane Fellaini allegedly cut his hair
FOOTBALLImage of the Manchester United without his long locks has gone viral
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Pablo Zabaleta celebrates Argentina's World Cup semi-final victory
WORLD CUP Argentinian right-back left bloodied and bruised after accidental clash with Dirk Kuyt
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A frosty Lewis Hamilton (left) and Nico Rosberg after the Monaco Grand Prix
F1Nico Rosberg has hit back at his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton following his jibe about the German's upbringing
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Rory McIlroy tees off in Aberdeen yesterday
GOLFScottish Open: McIlroy hit 64, including a 436-yard drive at the par-four 13th
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Richie Porte (right) has taken over as Sky leader from Chris Froome
CYCLING“It’s his big chance and Richie has got nothing to lose,” says Team Sky director Yates
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Germany's Andre Greipel crosses the finish line to win the sixth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 194 kilometers (120.5 miles) with start in Arras and finish in Reims, France
Tour de France: Twenty-four hours after losing Chris Froome to one crash, Team Sky’s lost another rider in Xabi Zandio
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Murali Vijay raises his bat after reaching his century at Trent Bridge
MORE CRICKETIn no time, Vijay had reached 25 and after that he was composed and elegant
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Chris Froome suffers a crash on stage 5, his second accident in two days
CYCLING Tour de France: The defending champion came off his bike twice on the testing fifth stage, just a day after falling
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Bradley Wiggins’ absence will be more keenly felt than ever after Chris Froome’s departure
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Siobhan-Marie O’Connor competed at the London Olympics but is now in her medal-winning prime
SWIMMING Siobhan-Marie O’Connor is 18 and a veteran of the London Olympics where she marvelled at the achievements of 15-year-olds
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Sprinters Yohan Blake and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce fly the Jamaica flag in Glasgow yesterday
AHLETICSThe passage for athletics’ big stars to get to Glasgow has been far from smooth
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Mark Stoneman’s fine rearguard action with Michael Richardson helped Durham force an unlikely draw with Yorkshire
COUNTY CRICKETYorkshire skipper admitted an opportunity had been lost
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A still from a video showing Great Britain's yacht flipping in a tornado during the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race
SAILINGvideo A dramatic video showing the moment a tornado flips a yacht onto its side in the ocean has emerged online
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Katy McLean of England in action during the Women's Six Nations match between England and Wales at Twickenham Stoop on March 7, 2014 in London, England
Ruby UnionWomen's Rugby World Cup 2014: England name 12 players in squad with World Cup experience for campaign in Paris
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WORLD CUPPLAYER RATINGSAnd who was the worst of the lot for Brazil?
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Brazil's head coach Luiz Felipe Scolari leads player Oscar off the pitch after the FIFA World Cup 2014 semi final match between Brazil and Germany at the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte, Brazil
REACTIONOne newspaper didn't even bother to write a headline
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Fans burn a Neymar shirt on the streets of Brazil following the 7-1 defeat to Germany
REACTION He wasn't even playing!
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David Luiz pictured during the 7-1 defeat to Germany
ANALYSISHas any team been so humiliated as Brazil are right now?
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Second round: George Groves bows to the crowd after his defeat to Carl Froch in November. This time many believe the younger man will gain his revenge
BOXINGLondon boxer will make his first appearance sine being knocked out by Carl Froch against the Frenchman at Wembley Arena
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Novak Djokovic practises with coach Boris Becker at the All England Club
WIMBLEDON 2014Toilet breaks to become as established as Hawk-Eye challenges and celebrity coaches
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REVIEWPaul Newman casts a fond eye back over the highlights that made Wimbledon 2014 a sporting fortnight to remember
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Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer pose with their trophies after the final
EXCLUSIVE COLUMNIt was no classic, but Djokovic did enough to provide some drama
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