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Roger Federer posts first-round win as childhood idol Michael Jordan looks on

...major tournament, the 20-year-old made history: the first Canadian to reach a Grand Slam final.But in the Wimbledon title match, she was swept away by Petra Kvitova 6-3, 6-0, and things didn't go much better in her three hard-court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-26/roger-federer-posts-
Serena Williams learns to embrace Grand Slam record chase

...always struggled at Flushing Meadows <0x2014> never even reaching the quarterfinals. After her first Wimbledon title in 2011, she promptly lost in the first round at the U.S. Open.And Victoria Azarenka, the runner-up to Williams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-24/serena-williams-lear
Roger Federer riding high entering U.S. Open

...the night session.The unknown with Djokovic is whether he can flip the switch to rediscover his focus after the Wimbledon title followed shortly by his wedding."It was a very emotional period," Djokovic said Saturday. "I just felt a little...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-23/roger-federer-riding
Novak Djokovic defeats Roger Federer in Wimbledon men's finals

...hallowed tennis court in the world, plucked a blade of grass and shoved it in his mouth, just as he did after his 2011 Wimbledon title. He dedicated this victory to his pregnant fiancee "and our future baby," and to Jelena Gencic, his first tennis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-06/novak-djokovic-defea
Kvitova wins women's Wimbledon

LONDON - Petra Kvitova beats Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0 to win second Wimbledon title.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-05/kvitova-wins-womens-wimbledo
Petra Kvitova dominant en route to second Wimbledon title

LONDON - In one of the most dominant performances in a women's final at Wimbledon, the sixth-seeded Kvitova overpowered and overwhelmed 13th-seeded Eugenie Bouchard on Saturday to add to her 2011 title at the grass-court Grand Slam.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-05/petra-kvitova-domina
Wimbledon women's finalists could be wave of the future

...Women's Tennis Association more than 40 years ago.The 24-year-old Kvitova of the Czech Republic won the 2011 Wimbledon title. She'll face the 20-year-old Bouchard, who will play in her ? and Canada's ? first Grand Slam final today...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-04/wimbledon-womens-finalists-could-
Novak Djokovic survives injury scare at Wimbledon

...6-4 win over Gilles Simon on Friday, sending him into the fourth round and keeping alive his bid for a second Wimbledon title and seventh Grand Slam championship."Luckily there is nothing damaged," Djokovic said. "I just came from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-27/novak-djokovic-survi
Rafael Nadal scrambles to pull out victory in first round at Wimbledon

...lost here in the second round last year to Portuguese qualifier Michelle Larcher de Brito, is bidding for her second Wimbledon title - a decade after winning her first as a 17-year-old.No. 13 Eugenie Bouchard, a semifinalist in the last two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-24/rafael-nadal-scrambl
Murray begins Wimbledon defense with easy win

LONDON - Andy Murray came onto Centre Court to a standing ovation and walked off to another as he began his Wimbledon title defense Monday with a straight-set victory against David Goffin.In keeping with tradition, Murray had the honor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-23/murray-begins-wimbledon-defe