Wimbledon Championships

July 04, 2019 - 8:16 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic was fined his full prize money of 45,000 pounds ($56,500) at Wimbledon on Thursday for not meeting "the required professional standards" in his first-round loss. Tomic, a quarterfinalist in 2011, lost to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-2, 6-1, 6...
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Staff monitor game data and work on match analysis at an operations room during the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday, July 3, 2019. The All England Club is adding technology enhancements at this year’s tournament aimed at eliminating bias from highlights that are chosen by computer artificial intelligence. (AP Photo/Kelvin Chan)
July 04, 2019 - 8:11 am
LONDON (AP) — Efforts to make artificial intelligence fairer now extend to Wimbledon's courts. The All England Club, which hosts the famed British tennis event, is adding technology enhancements at this year's tournament aimed at eliminating bias from computer-generated video highlights. The club...
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United States' Cori "Coco" Gauff celebrates after beating Slovakia's Magdalena Rybaikova in a Women's singles match during day three of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday, July 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
July 03, 2019 - 3:30 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 9:20 p.m. American teenager Coco Gauff just keeps winning at Wimbledon. After coming through qualifying and then upsetting five-time champion Venus Williams in the first round, the 15-year-old Gauff extended her stay at the All...
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United States' Reilly Opelka celebrates after beating Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka in a Men's singles match during day three of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday, July 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 03, 2019 - 2:37 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Reilly Opelka still is getting used to some aspects of visiting Britain. The bed frame where he stayed during a Wimbledon tuneup tournament that wasn't quite big enough for the 6-foot-11 (2.11-meter) American, for example. The lack of air conditioning compared to back home...
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United States' Cori "Coco" Gauff reacts after beating United States's Venus Williams in a Women's singles match during day one of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Monday, July 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 03, 2019 - 2:46 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — American teenager Coco Gauff will try to follow up her upset win over Venus Williams with another victory in the second round at Wimbledon. The 15-year-old Gauff will face Magdalena Rybarikova on No. 2 Court at the All England Club on Wednesday. Gauff would break inside...
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The roof on Court number one closes for the Women's singles match between United States' Alison Riske and Croatia's Donna Vekic during day two of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Tuesday, July 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 02, 2019 - 3:30 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 9:25 p.m. The new roof over Wimbledon's No. 1 Court is being used for the first time during a match. With the light fading, organizers decided to close the roof to allow Donna Vekic and Alison Riske to complete their first-round...
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Serena Williams of USA and her coach Patrick Mouratoglou walk on after a training session at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, on Friday, June 28, 2019. The Wimbledon Tennis Championships 2019 will be held in London from July 1 to July 14. (Peter Klaunzer/Keystone via AP)
July 02, 2019 - 1:59 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Serena Williams renews her bid for her 24th Grand Slam title and eighth at Wimbledon with a Centre Court match against Giulia Gatto-Monticone of Italy. Williams lost in the final at the All England Club to Angelique Kerber last year. Kerber opens Tuesday's first-round...
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July 01, 2019 - 5:01 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — A quick look at Wimbledon: LOOKAHEAD TO TUESDAY Ash Barty will play her first match as the women's No. 1 when the French Open champion takes on Zheng Saisai of China in the first round at Wimbledon. Barty enters a Grand Slam tournament as the No. 1 seed for the first time...
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United States' Cori "Coco" Gauff, right, greets the United States's Venus Williams at the net after winning their Women's singles match during day one of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Monday, July 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 01, 2019 - 4:57 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Coco Gauff grew up admiring the Williams sisters. Picked up a tennis racket as a little girl because of them. And on Monday at Wimbledon, still just 15, Gauff beat one of them. Gauff, the youngest competitor to qualify at the All England Club in the professional era,...
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United States' Cori "Coco" Gauff, right, greets the United States's Venus Williams at the net after winning their Women's singles match during day one of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Monday, July 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 01, 2019 - 2:14 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 7:20 p.m. In a matchup of youth vs. experience, the youngest woman in the draw beat the oldest at Wimbledon. Fifteen-year-old Coco Gauff beat five-time champion Venus Williams 6-4, 6-4 in a first-round meeting between two players...
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