Okagbare Revved Up For World Championships

Blessing Okagbare -Ighoteguonor BY ABAYOMI JOHNSON Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor on Sunday warmed up for next month’s World Championships with a third place finish in the 100m at an IAAF Diamond League meeting and Anniversary Games in London. Elaine Thompson of Jamaica won the race, but Okagbare-Ighoteguonor ran her fastest face of the year (10.99s) as she

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Kvitova: I reached My Goal At Wimbledon

Petra Kvitova blows kisses at her fans after her ouster from Wimbledon.BY ABAYOMI JOHNSON Petra Kvitova believes she reached her goal at 2017 Wimbledon despite exiting the tournament sooner than expected. The world number 11 stated this on her Instagram page on Friday after her remarkable return to the event ended with 6-3, 1-6, 6-2

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2017 Wimbledon Day 1 Wrap

MurrayMurray Opens Defence In Style Defending champions, Andy Murray opens his title defence with a straightforward 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 win over Alexander Bublik. Venus under way with win over Mertens Five-time champion Venus Williams came through a tricky first-round test against Belgian Elise Mertens on Monday emerging with a 7-6(7) 6-4 victory. The 37-year-old American

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Pliskova Fires Wimbledon Warning With Eastbourne Win

Pliskova Fires Wimbledon Warning With Eastbourne WinEastbourne, Britain – July 1, 2017 Czech Republic’s Karolina Pliskova celebrates with trophy after winning in the Final against Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki Action Images via Reuters/Matthew Childs Karolina Pliskova gave herself the perfect pre-Wimbledon tonic by lifting the Aegon International title on the grass at Eastbourne, defeating Caroline Wozniacki

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