New calls to restrict Wimbledon’s plastic bottles – despite Nadal’s ritual | Plastics

The former junior Wimbledon champion Laura Robson has joined calls for Wimbledon to limit the use of plastic bottles. The 28-year-old added that Wimbledon should ban single-use bottles altogether or limit players to just one, adding that fines for breaching the rules were “maybe something that needs to happen”. But the Olympic silver medallist acknowledged … Read more

Nick Kyrgios admits THROWING matches because his basketball team lost as early retirement looms

By Charlotte Daly for MailOnline  Slating the music at the Australian Open in 2016 The 2016 Australian Open was a bit of a disaster for Kyrgios. He complained about the music, swore excessively and threw his racket across the court during his loss to Tomas Berdych.  Berdych took the first set in 35 minutes, with Kyrgios appearing to complain … Read more

Who Is Harmony Tan, Who Beat Serena Williams at Wimbledon?

The matchup seemed lopsided on paper. Serena Williams, possibly the greatest tennis player ever and the winner of the most Grand Slam singles titles in the Open Era, matched up with Harmony Tan, No. 115 in the world, in the first round of Wimbledon. Tan, playing in her first Wimbledon, had not advanced further than … Read more

Nick Kyrgios posts cryptic Instagram story featuring number 74 and a padlock as he cops huge fine

Nick Kyrgios posts cryptic Instagram story featuring the number 74 and a padlock to remember family tragedy that’s motivating him at Wimbledon – as he cops MASSIVE fine for spitting scandal Aussie tennis star Nick Kyrgios, 27, has uploaded a heartfelt post to Instagram  Was a moving tribute to Kyrgios’ grandmother Julianah Foster, who died … Read more