Found June 26, 2013 on Fox Sports:
Get ready for some unfamiliar names at Wimbledon. With Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal long gone, and Maria Sharapova out, too, after a wild Week 1 at the All England Club, Week 2 begins Monday with a schedule that includes participants such as Kenny de Schepper and Adrian Mannarino, Ivan Dodig and Jerzy Janowicz, Karin Knapp and Monica Puig. No one from that group has played in a fourth-round match at any Grand Slam tournament. Members of the usual cast of characters are still around, of course, such as Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray. No one from that trio has dropped so much as a single set yet and they're all expected to be around by next weekend. Still, Djokovic says: ''It's interesting ... to see new faces.''

Report: Roger Federer Told to Change Shoes for Wimbledon After All England Club Says Soles Too Colorful (Photos)

When the All England Club says all white, it means all white, no matter how pretty Roger Federer‘s orange-accented Wimbledon getup may be. The seven-time Wimbledon champ was chided by the host of the tennis major this week after he wore tennis shoes with orange soles, according to the Daily Mail. Federer has been told to change his shoes for his next match, which is Wednesday afternoon...

Maria Sharapova and Grigor Dimitrov Step Out To Lunch

Maria Sharapova and Grigor Dimitrov stepped away from the tennis courts at Wimbledon on Monday to share lunch together. With their high-profile romance blossoming, Sharapova and Dimitrov took no notice of the cameras as they laughed together and held hands. They may be the best looking sports couple (ever?) at the moment, but I have to give a big thumbs down to their outfits...

Wimbledon frowns on Federer's shoes

Apparently, what you see above is too colorful for Wimbledon. According to multiple reports, Roger Federer -- who probably should have a little clout at the All England Club after winning the title seven times -- was asked to change his orange-soled shoes after his first-round match against Victor Hanescu. Wimbledon is infamous for its strict dress code, calling for predominantly...

Sharapova takes in boyfriend's match

We were all rooting for Grigor Dimitrov on Friday, including Maria Sharapova. The tennis players are in a relationship, and even though Sharapova is out of Wimbledon, her boyfriend was still in. And so the four-time major champion stuck around for a front-row seat to watch him play: (Carl Court/AFP/Getty Images) Dimitrov was in action against Grega Zemlja in an epic five-setter...

Loss ends best Wimbledon storyline

Looks like Maria Sharapova won't be invited to the cool parties OR win Wimbledon. With a whole lot of yelling and screaming, poof, there went the fun we were expecting for two weeks at Wimbledon. Sharapova lost 6-3, 6-4 in the second round Wednesday to Michelle Larcher de Brito. They are two of the loudest grunters on tour. No more snickering comments back and forth with Serena...

Sharapova and Larcher de Brito provide loudest tennis point ever

Maria Sharapova and Michelle Larcher de Brito provided us with one of the louder screaming matches in tennis history during Wimbledon’s second round play on Wednesday. Here’s an example of the scream that were coming out of the mouths of Larcher and Sharapova during the match. The 131st ranked Larcher de Brito who got the better of the No.3 seed Sharapova, 6-3 6-4.

Nike Zoom Vapor 9 Tour LE

Stepping onto the court today in the NIKE ZOOM VAPOR 9 TOUR LE with a bright orange outsole, tennis icon Roger Federer redefines the game once again. Now pursuing his eighth title, Federer’s confident choice of footwear befits his status as one of the greatest athletes of all time. With Nike, he remains committed to pushing the boundaries of classic style through design. ...

Is Rafael Nadal's defeat a sign of the times?

Rafael Nadal's early disappearance at Wimbledon is something we might have to get used to.

Wimbledon: Federer, Sharapova upset

Seven-time champion Roger Federer was stunned by 116th-ranked Sergiy Stakhovsky in the second round of Wimbledon on Wednesday, his earliest loss in a Grand Slam tournament in 10 years.

Sharapova upset by qualifier

Maria Sharapova has been knocked out of Wimbledon by a 131st-ranked qualifier on a day when injuries forced the withdrawal or retirement of seven other players. The third-seeded Sharapova, the Wimbledon champion in 2004 champion, lost 6-3, 6-4 to Michelle Larcher de Brito of Portugal in the second round at the All England Club. It's the second significant upset of the tournament...

Azarenka, Isner injured at Wimbledon

Injuries have knocked two players out of Wimbledon - the Belgian who stunned Rafael Nadal in the first round and the American who won the longest match in tennis history here three years ago.

Wimbledon 2013: The Sexiest Female Tennis Players at the All England Club

Admittedly, we’re a little late to the party because Wimbledon 2013 has already started, but better late than never. Last week we highlighted the Serena Williams vs. Maria Sharapova feud. This week we’ll let you expand your tastes when it comes to women’s tennis players. I have to say something – Is Caroline Wozniacki not the most inconsistent hot athlete in the world. Look...

Live Updates: Sharapova, Isner, Azarenka Lead Player Injuries on an Unprecedented Day 3 at Wimbledon

(June 26, 2013) Players, fans, media members, Wimbledon trainers, and even my goldfish are all scratching their heads on this unprecedented injury-filled Wednesday. Within the first four hours of play, five players had already been forced to withdraw due to injuries sustained on the slippery grass, and more continue throughout the day. As Darren Cahill states, the grass is typically...
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