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Marion Bartoli beats Sabine Lisicki to win Wimbledon title

Marion Bartoli collected her first Grand Slam title with a dominating win over Sabine Lisicki in the women’s singles final Saturday at Wimbledon. Bartoli, seeded 15th, dropped the match’s opening game but was in command from there in a 6-1, 6-4 win over Lisicki, the No. 23 seed. It was the first major tournament championship for Bartoli, whose only other Grand Slam final appearance ended in a loss to Venus Williams at the 2007 Wimbledon Championships. She’d only

Sabine Lisicki to face Marion Bartoli in final

Germany’s comeback queen has done it again. In the fourth round, No. 23 Sabine Lisicki came back from an 0-3 hole in the third set against Serena Williams to oust the top-seeded American. In the semifinals, she scored her second top five upset in the tournament by again climbing back from an 0-3 deficit in the deciding set to beat No. 4 Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4, 2-6, 9-7, in a highly

Serena Williams beaten by Sabine Lisicki at Wimbledon

Defending champion Serena Williams was knocked out in the fourth round of Wimbledon by Sabine Lisicki. Lisicki of Germany beat the top-seeded American, 6-2, 1-6, 6-4 on Centre Court at the All England Club in southwest London. It was the earliest defeat in a major for Williams since she lost in the opening round of the French Open last year. Since then, Williams had won Wimbledon, double Olympic gold, the U.S. Open and this month’s French Open. Today’s

Maria Sharapova tips hand about new boyfriend Grigor Dimitrov

Maria Sharapova, the epitome of grace and elegance on and off the court, has kept her private life rather private over the years, including her romance and subsequent engagement to former Laker Sasha Vujacic. Since the former No. 1 women’s tennis player in the world called off the wedding plans last year with Vujacic, there had been plenty of speculation as to budding romances. That has come to an end. During