Venus Williams Loses Wimbledon Match and Appeal
Venus Williams Loses Again at Wimbledon Venus Williams once again disappointed at Wimbledon as she was ousted in the Round of 16 by Tsvetana Pironkova 6-2, 6-3. It was another poor showing by Venus, who is attempting to claim her sixth Wimbledon Championship. While Serena has the excuse of returning from career- and life-threatening injuries and illness, her sister simply has none. She is …
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Sharapova towers over Cibulkova to make Wimbledon semis
LONDON (Reuters) – Fifth seed Maria Sharapova, the last giant left in the women’s draw, powered into the Wimbledon semi-finals after being head and shoulders above diminutive Slovak Dominika Cibulkova in a 6-1 6-1 demolition on Tuesday.
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Rory McIlroy mentions girlfriend as huge U.S. Open influence
For more golf news, check us out on Twitter at @shanebacon . It seemed Rory McIlroy had taken all of our “awwws” away over the last two weeks. He declined a limo ride so he could hop in an Irish-born police officer’s squad car, and even Skyped with the man’s sister and nephew back in Dublin. He told his dad “Happy Father’s Day” the moment the last putt dropped as they embraced on the 18th green …
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Djokovic powers to the top of the world after downing fighting Tsonga
NOVAK Djokovic powered into his first Wimbledon final yesterday with a four-set defeat of France’s Jo-Wilfried Tsonga which ensured he will take over the world number one ranking.
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