Pat Cash clambered into the crowd following his win against Ivan Lendl at Wimbledon in 1987

Wimbledon 2014: New staircase puts stop to winners' traditional scramble up the stands

It is the hurdle that a Wimbledon champion must negotiate between hitting the winner in the final and raising the trophy: picking their way through the crowd, scrambling over the roof of the commentary box and embracing their family and friends.

Dylan with his owner, Sergeant Martin Proctor, who both retired at Wimbledon

Wimbledon 2014: Dylan the bomb-sniffing labrador bows out after eight years

He's one of the longest-serving police dogs at Wimbledon, and has 27 offspring in the family trade

South Africa's Kevin Anderson

Wimbledon 2014: Combustible Fabio Fognini fails to set up date with Andy Murray

The Italian was beaten by South Africa's Kevin Anderson who is now the man that lies in wait for the defending champion

Novak Djokovic tumbles during his victory over Gilles Simon

Wimbledon 2014: Novak Djokovic survives scare after Boris Becker roll backfires

The Serb beat Gilles Simon in straight sets despite an injury scare after taking a tumble

Andy Murray walks out to start a practice session on day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray v Roberto Bautista Agut match preview

A look ahead to the third round match in the men’s singles

Protection racket: When Djokovic steps out in front of the crowd he is stony-faced

Wimbledon 2014: Novak Djokovic v Gilles Simon match preview

A look ahead to the third round match in the men's singles

Naomi Broady during day one of the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon

Wimbledon women forced to play without bras following all-white clampdown

Some female players had been introducing colour to outfits with bright underwear

Andy Murray

Wimbledon 2014: Order of play for Friday 27 June - Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray in Centre Court action as third round gets underway

Djokovic faces a difficult tie against Gilles Simon before Murray takes centre stage to face Roberto Bautista-Agut

A biopic about Seve Ballesteros is to recieve backing from Andy Murray

Wimbledon 2014 Diary: Andy Murray gets into the movies by backing new biopic on Seve Ballesteros

The tennis player and hotelier Andy Murray has added another business string to his bow – movie mogul. Of sorts. Murray has “invested” in the new film about the life of Seve Ballesteros which is released Friday.

Jonathan Marray won the men’s doubles title in 2012

Wimbledon 2014: Jonathan Marray gets back in the money on his return

The doubles champion of two years ago is through to the second round

Denis Istomin has mother Klaudiya in his corner – as a coach

Wimbledon 2014: Blazing trail with women coaches pays off for both Denis Istomin and Mikhail Kukushkin

The Uzbeki is coached by his mother, while the Kazakh is married to his coach

Gaël Monfils made another early Wimbledon exit, this time at the hands of Jiri Vesely

Wimbledon 2014: Gaël Monfils and Richard Gasquet fall but Jo-Wilfried Tsonga battles on

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.

Grigor Dimitrov has a tough battle ahead against Alexandr Dolgopolov but he was impressive in the last round against Luke Saville
Protection racket: When Djokovic steps out in front of the crowd he is stony-faced

Novak Djokovic says tennis lacks 'personalities' - so what happened to the great entertainers?

The world number two was commenting on the on-court antics of his opponent Radek Stepanek, as well as those of eccentric Frenchman Gaël Monfils

Roger Federer heads off Centre Court to await the roof to come over during his win over Gilles Muller

Wimbledon 2014: Roger Federer makes it past the second round this time around

The seven-time champion beat Gilles Muller in straight sets

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Usain Bolt of Jamaica smiles and shakes hands with a competitor after Jamaica won their first heat in the men's 4x100m relay
Commonwealth GamesNever has the build-up to a heat of the 4x100m been so anticipated
Sport
Jamaica’s Usain Bolt in action
They love a pantomime in Glasgow
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Scotland’s Lynsey Sharp celebrates after winning a silver medal in the 800m at Hampden Park last night
'I haven’t slept at all. I was throwing up all night. I had a drip in my arm'
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Claudia Fragapane on her way to an impressive gymnastics gold in the floor yesterday
The ‘Pocket Rocket’ was a convincing winner in the floor
Sport
Jack Laugher and Chris Mears on their way to gold in the three-metres springboard yesterday
Laugher and Mears are in perfect harmony for gold
Sport
Belfast’s Michael Conlan bravely fights on despite suffering a painful cut to his face against Wales’ Sean McGoldrick in their bantamweight semi-final in Glasgow
But Belfast boxer will have to pass a medical first before competing in Saturday's final
Sport
Eilidh Child embarks on a lap of honour after coming second in the 400m hurdles
There was no 'Liz McColgan moment' but Child did not let the occasion get the better of her
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Nijel Amos (right) celebrates with bronze medallist Andre Olivier, who is also his training partner
The king is not dead, just temporarily felled. The world record-holder will be back
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Alex Dowsett of England goes past the Tolbooth in Glasgow on his way to victory in the men’s individual time trial yesterday
Time-trial win for the man who missed out on the Tour de France
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Usain Bolt confirms he will run in both the heats and the finals of the men's relay at the Commonwealth Games
Sprinter labelled claims 'nonsense' but The Times remains adamant that Bolt criticised the Glasgow Games
Sport
England bowler James Anderson
CricketEngland bowler cleared by ICC over Ravindra Jadeja altercation
Sport
Jimmy Anderson and Ravindra Jadeja in action during this ill-tempered series
Comment: If the players want to annoy each other they might do it without resorting to litigation
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England’s Moeen Ali wears wristbands supporting Gaza and Palestine on Tuesday
Sport
Bernie Ecclestone was accused of paying a £26m bribe for the sale of Formula One to a private equity firm
Motor racingFormula One chief is charged with bribery of a German banker
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Kat Merchant showed some quick feet to score England’s first two tries in the win over Samoa
rugby unionGame turns when Samoa’s full-back Pulumu is red-carded
Sport
Dustin Johnson in action during the Open Championship
GOLF Rose believes Johnson’s absence will hamper US at the Ryder Cup
Sport
NFL team the Washington Redskins are facing having to change their name
NFLFEATUREOpposition is growing to the Washington Redskins name
Sport
Rory McIlroy hits from the 16th fairway on the way to his first round score of 69 yesterday
golfWGC-Bridgestone Invitational: The Open champion shots a first round of 69 on his return to action
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Ireland’s Kieren Fallon rides the Godolphin-trained horse Cavalryman to victory in the Goodwood Cup yesterday
racingGoodwood Festival: A second crack at this year’s Melbourne Cup is a thrilling prospect for the eight-year-old
Sport
Gee Atherton, a one-time world champion downhill mountain biker, in action
Mountain bikingINTERVIEWWorld Cup: The Atherton siblings, a family united in rivalry, talk to Tim Rich
Sport
Rafael Nadal has been forced to miss two tournaments in the run-up to the US Open
tennisLittle has gone right for Spaniard since he won the French Open for a record ninth time last month
Sport
James Doyle returns in triumph aboard Kingman after the Sussex Stakes
racingGoodwood Festival: Three-year-old colt overcomes rivals' go-slow tactics to prove he is the best miler
Sport
Vincenzo Nibali on the final stage of the Tour de France
CyclingANALYSIS Tour de France: Nibali becomes the first Italian winner since Marco Pantani in 1998
Sport
Geraint Thomas has crashed in the last three stages but claims that is fairly normal
The British rider impressed at this year's Tour de France and has been rewarded with a new contract until the end of 2016
Sport
athletics'If the leaders don’t ask us to change it, what are we supposed to do?' asks stadium official
Sport
England bowler James Anderson
CricketEngland bowler cleared by ICC over Ravindra Jadeja altercation
Sport
Jimmy Anderson and Ravindra Jadeja in action during this ill-tempered series
Comment: If the players want to annoy each other they might do it without resorting to litigation
Sport
England’s Moeen Ali wears wristbands supporting Gaza and Palestine on Tuesday
Sport
Bernie Ecclestone was accused of paying a £26m bribe for the sale of Formula One to a private equity firm
Motor racingFormula One chief is charged with bribery of a German banker
Sport
Kat Merchant showed some quick feet to score England’s first two tries in the win over Samoa
rugby unionGame turns when Samoa’s full-back Pulumu is red-carded
Sport
Dustin Johnson in action during the Open Championship
GOLF Rose believes Johnson’s absence will hamper US at the Ryder Cup
Sport
NFL team the Washington Redskins are facing having to change their name
NFLFEATUREOpposition is growing to the Washington Redskins name
Sport
Rory McIlroy hits from the 16th fairway on the way to his first round score of 69 yesterday
golfWGC-Bridgestone Invitational: The Open champion shots a first round of 69 on his return to action
Sport
Ireland’s Kieren Fallon rides the Godolphin-trained horse Cavalryman to victory in the Goodwood Cup yesterday
racingGoodwood Festival: A second crack at this year’s Melbourne Cup is a thrilling prospect for the eight-year-old
Sport
Gee Atherton, a one-time world champion downhill mountain biker, in action
Mountain bikingINTERVIEWWorld Cup: The Atherton siblings, a family united in rivalry, talk to Tim Rich
Sport
Rafael Nadal has been forced to miss two tournaments in the run-up to the US Open
tennisLittle has gone right for Spaniard since he won the French Open for a record ninth time last month
Sport
James Doyle returns in triumph aboard Kingman after the Sussex Stakes
racingGoodwood Festival: Three-year-old colt overcomes rivals' go-slow tactics to prove he is the best miler
Sport
Vincenzo Nibali on the final stage of the Tour de France
CyclingANALYSIS Tour de France: Nibali becomes the first Italian winner since Marco Pantani in 1998
Sport
Geraint Thomas has crashed in the last three stages but claims that is fairly normal
The British rider impressed at this year's Tour de France and has been rewarded with a new contract until the end of 2016
Sport
athletics'If the leaders don’t ask us to change it, what are we supposed to do?' asks stadium official
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Martha Stewart has flying robot

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