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Kirsten Flipkens reaches first Grand Slam semifinal at Wimbledon - SI.com

Kirsten Flipkens reaches first Grand Slam semifinal at Wimbledon - SI.com | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
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Kirsten Flipkens reaches first Grand Slam semifinal at Wimbledon
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"I think winning or losing a tennis match doesn't make a big difference. I mean, if you lose, you have a next tournament next week, so ...
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Twitter / Wimbledon: #Djokovic repels the advancing ...

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#Djokovic repels the advancing #Haas 6-1 6-4 7-6. Through to #Wimbledon QF v Berdych. #ManicMonday http://t.co/NTT3auzh7u
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Oh no, has deadly Dave just cursed Murray? Jinxed PM sends good look message to Andy for Wimbledon clash

Oh no, has deadly Dave just cursed Murray? Jinxed PM sends good look message to Andy for Wimbledon clash | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Andy Murray will have to withstand the 'Curse of Cameron' as well as the threat of Spanish dangerman Fernando Verdasco to reach the Wimbledon semi-finals. (Wimbledon 2013: Has David Cameron cursed Andy Murray after jinxed PM sends good look message?
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Fingers crossed for Andy
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David Ferrer v Juan Martin Del Potro - Ferrer and Del Potro set for Wimbledon quarter-final showdown - Live-Tennis.com

David Ferrer v Juan Martin Del Potro - Ferrer and Del Potro set for Wimbledon quarter-final showdown - Live-Tennis.com | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Ferrer and Del Potro will do battle in the Wimbledon quarter-finals on Wednesday. This could be a great match! (RT @livetennis: Juan Martin Del Potro is competing in his 1st Wimbledon QF today! Can he beat David Ferrer?
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Wimbledon-Inspired Gear for Tennis Fans: Self.com

Wimbledon-Inspired Gear for Tennis Fans: Self.com | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
And all of this tennis is putting us in the mood to play -- or, if nothing else, look good playing the game. So we rounded up some of the best new apparel and accessories inspired by the oldest tennis tournament in the world, ...
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Wimbledon 2013: John McEnroe finally plays the good guy to bring the house down on Court No 1 - Telegraph

Wimbledon 2013: John McEnroe finally plays the good guy to bring the house down on Court No 1 - Telegraph | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Any down-on-their-luck comedian, struggling to squeeze a murmur out of audiences on the club circuit, would kill for a crowd like that assembled at Wimbledon.
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Can pilates make you nicer? It can if you're Andy Murray! The tennis star credits the stretching exercise with making him a better person

Can pilates make you nicer? It can if you're Andy Murray! The tennis star credits the stretching exercise with making him a better person | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Andy Murray just can't stop smiling. But the dramatic improvement in his general demeanour may have little to do with tennis.

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The tennis star credits the stretching exercise with making him a better person...

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Wimbledon 2013: Andy Murray keeps it low-key in quest to win - BBC Sport

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... racquets in the back, and was almost cut up by an enthusiastic fellow motorist.
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Tennis: The Twitter Connection [INFOGRAPHIC] - AllTwitter

Tennis: The Twitter Connection [INFOGRAPHIC] - AllTwitter | Wimbledon | Scoop.it

The 2013 Wimbledon Championships started yesterday, and with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova and home favourite Andy Murray all in action, it wasn’t long because tennis was dominating Twitter’s Trends.

Indeed, many of the game’s top players are active Twitter users, with tens of millions of followers combined, but what can the micro-blogging social network reveal about them?

This infographic from Unibet take a closer look at tennis and the Twitter connection.


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'Venus Vs.': The Fight for Equal Pay in Tennis | PopMatters

'Venus Vs.': The Fight for Equal Pay in Tennis | PopMatters | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Speaking now, Venus Williams looks confident and self-aware, a woman who knows how to use the camera, and yet another version of the tennis player who turned professional at age 14.
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American Sloane Stephens ousted at Wimbledon by Marion Bartoli - Washington Post

American Sloane Stephens ousted at Wimbledon by Marion Bartoli - Washington Post | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
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American Sloane Stephens ousted at Wimbledon by Marion Bartoli
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And from that moment on, Stephens's Wimbledon campaign took an unfortunate turn.
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Wimbledon 2013 results and scores: Sabine Lisicki upsets top ...

Wimbledon 2013 results and scores: Sabine Lisicki upsets top ... | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
The top seed in the women's draw will have to change her plane reservation home after she was shocked by No. 23 Sabine Lisicki on Monday.
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Wimbledon quarter-finals as they happened

Wimbledon quarter-finals as they happened | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Quarter-final coverage as Kirsten Flipkens knocks out Petra Kvitova after wins for Marion Bartoli, Agnieszka Radwanska and Sabine Lisicki.
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Al Qaeda claims responsibility for tennis being on both ESPNs at same time

Al Qaeda claims responsibility for tennis being on both ESPNs at same time | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Fake Sports News and Funny Sports Photos; When the Going Gets Tough, JukeLeft (Al Qaeda claims responsibility for tennis being on both ESPNs at same time http://t.co/Kk6bKoaJXv)...
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Kitchen meets courts: Wimbledon inspires local chefs to get baking |

Kitchen meets courts: Wimbledon inspires local chefs to get baking | | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
.@HLCupcake Our blog has been taken over by Wimbledon themed baking this week, including your great ideas: http://t.co/Uvr8jv0wHr
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Video: Why Center Court at Wimbledon is so good

By Mohit Camma:- Watch this video of Center court at Wimbledon as we have never seen it before. It's all amazing when you watch this small clip of the court experiencing the whole day's activity.  ...
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Unseeded Mexican Beats 14th Seed in Wimbledon Juniors ...

Unseeded Mexican Beats 14th Seed in Wimbledon Juniors ... | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Lucas Gomez, 17, of Tijuana, Mexico, upset 14th-seeded Guillermo Núñez of Santiago, Chile, 6-4, 7-5, in the first round of the Wimbledon junior championships.
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Tennis is suddenly all the talk in Poland after unprecedented success at ... - Fox News

Tennis is suddenly all the talk in Poland after unprecedented success at ... - Fox News | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
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Tennis is suddenly all the talk in Poland after unprecedented success at ...
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That was back in 1980. Now, 33 years later, the country that loves soccer is talking about tennis.
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Wimbledon 2013: Lisicki and Radwanska will meet in semifinals ...

Wimbledon 2013: Lisicki and Radwanska will meet in semifinals ... | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Sabine Lisicki overcame both Kaia Kanepi and a post-upset letdown, while Aga Radwanska came through in a well-played fight with Li Na.
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Andy Murray: I dreamt I'd won Wimbledon

"There’s a lot riding on Wimbledon, but I’m better equipped to deal with the pressures and understand how I need to play matches"
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Ranking Wimbledon's top 10 upsets of all time - SI.com

Ranking Wimbledon's top 10 upsets of all time - SI.com | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
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Ranking Wimbledon's top 10 upsets of all time
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Sometimes those defeats are so stunning that they withstand decades of rationalization, taking their spot in history, right alongside the epic victories by tennis' greatest champions.
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Canadian pro tennis player arrested in Florida for attempting to have sex with 13-year-old girl

Canadian pro tennis player arrested in Florida for attempting to have sex with 13-year-old girl | Wimbledon | Scoop.it

BRADENTON, Fla. -- Manatee County deputies arrested Canadian professional tennis player Pierre-Ludovic Duclos-Lanier on Thursday night for attempting to have sex with a 13-year-old girl.

 

Authorities say Duclos, who as of Friday morning was ranked as the 610th best men's tennis player in the world, was talking with the girl on her cell phone.

 

Thursday a Manatee County detective assumed the identity of the girl using her phone. Investigators say the 27-year-old Duclos, better known as Pierre-Ludovic Duclos, continued to solicit the girl to engage in sex and sent a photo of his penis.

 

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Archie Rewis's curator insight, June 22, 2013 7:07 PM

Where wes thinking,see if i can myself in jail!

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Lisicki Avoids Letdown to Gain Wimbledon Semifinal - New York Times

Lisicki Avoids Letdown to Gain Wimbledon Semifinal - New York Times | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Lisicki Avoids Letdown to Gain Wimbledon Semifinal
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... been in the quarterfinals of Wimbledon two previous times helped her adjust for this match. By NAILA-JEAN MEYERS. Published: July 2, 2013.
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Wimbledon Favorite Serena Williams Is Defeated

Wimbledon Favorite Serena Williams Is Defeated | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Sabine Lisicki of Germany beat the seemingly unbeatable, sending Serena Williams out in the fourth round, 6-2, 1-6, 6-4.
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Serena Williams knocked out of Wimbledon - USA TODAY

Serena Williams knocked out of Wimbledon - USA TODAY | Wimbledon | Scoop.it
Serena Williams knocked out of Wimbledon
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WIMBLEDON, England — Sabine Lisicki ended Serena Williams' long winning streak, she ended her Grand Slam winning streak and she knocked the top seed, world No.
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