2016 wimbledon semi finals

Venus Williams has advanced to the semi-finals at Wimbledon for the ninth time. Wimbledon 2016: Milos Raonic stuns Roger Federer in epic semi-final. One prominent British oddsmaker circulated a press release listing odds of Federer retiring within seconds of match point. And he saves the break point by pounding a forehand winner into the corner just out of the 6ft 5in Raonic’s reach! Federer responds with a forehand volley winner and a 122mph ace to move it to 40-30. @BryanAGraham "That’s Federer: give him an inch and he’ll take a mile" Yet he can't convert four setpoints?? Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut won the title, defeating Julien Benneteau and Édouard Roger-Vasselin in the final, 6–4, 7–6, 6–3. Another winner off the forehand side earns him a second set point, but Federer comes back with a forehand winner and an ace to stake a game point of his own. Fourth set: Raonic 1-0 Federer* (*denotes next server). Two quick points for Raonic. Then Federer rips a forehand winner and all of a sudden he’ll have a pair of break-point chances at 15-40. Euro 2016 Semi-Final: Germany 0-2 France – Five Talking Points We have the final two at Wimbledon. No yips here. In the first semi-finals, No. If it’s Murray, that will mean an unfamiliar foil for the Scot. Fourth set: *Raonic 1-1 Federer (*denotes next server). Federer answers Raonic’s hold at love with one of his own as the match passes the two-hour mark. Third set: *Raonic 3-5 Federer (*denotes next server). If Andy Murray wins today and faces Milos Raonic in the #Wimbledon final, it will be something of a change for him: pic.twitter.com/e6fGJAdm0G, “I was struggling there through the third in fourth set,” an animated Raonic says. Third set: *Raonic 2-2 Federer (*denotes next server). Fifth set: *Raonic 3-1 Federer (*denotes next server). Fourth set: *Raonic 3-3 Federer (*denotes next server). Raonic advances to face either Andy Murray or Tomas Berdych, who face off in today’s second semi-final. ... Wimbledon 2016 Wimbledon 2016 RECAP: Andy Murray beats Tomas Berdych to book place against Milos Raonic in Sunday's final as Roger Federer crashes out in SW19. 8 Michigan State Spartans [How To Watch], [How To Watch] No. Wimbledon 2016: Winners and Losers from the All-England Club 0 of 12 Serena Williams shows off trophies she received for winning the women's singles and doubles titles at Wimbledon 2016. Fifth set: *Raonic 5-3 Federer (*denotes next server). Venue: All England Club Dates: 27 June-10 July. 3 Roger Federer was beaten 6-3 6-7 (3) 4-6 7-5 6-3 by No. This one is not wasted as Raonic crushes a backhand winner down the line past an approaching Federer to break the seven-times Wimbledon champion and force a fifth and deciding set. 8 Illinois Crushed NC A&T, 122-60, Dolphins Added Christian Wilkins, Kyle Van Noy To COVID-19 List, View all posts by Brittney Berreth | Staff Writer →, Highlights – Pittsburgh Steelers Hold Off Baltimore Ravens, 19-14 Improved To 11-0, NBA Announces Live TV Schedule For Opening Night, Christmas Day, Ways To Watch No. Third set: *Raonic 1-1 Federer (*denotes next server). Federer pushes Raonic to 40-30 from 30-love down but the Canadian closes out the hold with a 141mph thunderbolt of an ace. As Serena Williams … This was the first-ever all-French men's doubles final at Wimbledon. Fifth set: *Raonic 4-2 Federer (*denotes next server). 6 Duke Blue Devils vs No. Raonic now within three games of his first major final. [Highlights] Indiana Hoosiers Beat Providence Friars In Camping World Maui Invitational, 2017-18 College Football Bowl Schedule, Live TV Channels, College Football Championship Week Final Results. Meanwhile, Murray, the 2013 champion beat Czech 10th seed Tomas Berdych in straight sets to reach the final and he will start as the favourite. Milos Raonic became the first Canadian man to reach a grand slam final after coming through a draining semi-final against Roger Federer, Fri 8 Jul 2016 17.07 BST But the Swiss rattles off four straight points including a cracking forehand winner – his 18th, compared to 36 for Raonic – to scratch out the hold. But Federer earns the hold with a service winner followed by a forehand winner. But a Federer error followed by a 123mph second-serve service winner by Raonic bring it to 40-30. It appears it will be a brisk service game for Federer, who moves ahead 40-love on a backhand winner. Fourth set: Raonic 6-5 Federer* (*denotes next server). But Federer nets a forehand on the next point for 30-all and the crowd buzzes. He’s also the first non-European male finalist at Wimbledon since Andy Roddick in 2009. How ironic that one of Raonic’s only service missteps of the day – the double fault at 3-all in the breaker – is why they’re level on sets. Milos Raonic beats Roger Federer in five sets to reach Wimbledon final – as it happened Milos Raonic became the first Canadian man to reach a grand slam final after coming through a … July 7, 2016 Serena Williams Wimbledon 2016 Semi-Finals Place Sealed With Pavlyuchenkova Win. Your email address will not be published. In the day’s second semi-final on the same court, British number one and tournament second seed Andy Murray defeated Tomas Berdych in straight sets to punch his ticket to final as well. pic.twitter.com/X7b6BRcalQ. However, the seven-time champion was unable to see off the match – losing the last two sets, including the fourth, where Raonic battled back to clinch a 7-5 win. The women's semifinals were the highlight of Wimbledon on Thursday, as a pair of sisters, the 2016 Australian Open champion and the Cinderella … Due to inclement weather, all first and second round matches were … Feels like this could be the match, but Raonic erases it with a 139mph service winner followed by a 131mph service winner to give him game point. Fifth set: *Raonic 1-1 Federer (*denotes next server). Published: 08:31 EST, 26 June 2016 | Updated: 13:57 EST, 10 July 2016 . Fourth set: Raonic 2-1 Federer* (*denotes next server). A hold at love for Federer. He was runner-up in 2014 and 2015. The Canadian lost to Federer in straight sets in the 2014 semi-finals but with the help of John McEnroe is plotting a route to his first grand slam final. “But I saw a little, little opening and it was enough.”, Adds Raonic: “I’m by no means done what I’m here to do.”. Federer saves it when Raonic misses a backhand, but Federer misses a forehand to return it to give Raonic another break-point chance. Friday’s five-set defeat was Federer’s first loss in 11 trips in Wimbledon semi-finals, as he was unable to outlast the Canadian in the closing sets. Raonic saves the first on a service winner, then the second when Federer nets a running forehand from the baseline. At 15-all, Raonic dumps a slice backhand into the net. In the first semi-finals, No. 7 Kansas (1-1) – Preview. Federer’s serve, iffy earlier on, is dialed in now. Federer backs up the break the best way possible: a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it hold at love. Fourth set: *Raonic 2-2 Federer (*denotes next server). © 2020 Guardian News & Media Limited or its affiliated companies. Serena Williams beats Angelique Kerber 7-5 6-3 in Wimbledon final Serena Williams wins 6-2, 6-0! 20 Kentucky (1-1) vs. No. He nets a volley for deuce, but a pair of errors by Raonic give him the hold. The 2016 Wimbledon Championships was a Grand Slam tennis tournament which took place at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom. Five-alarm danger zone, this. Another breezy service game for Raonic. Raonic with a deftly struck forehand on the approach that Federer can’t return inside the lines to make it 30-all, but a forehand error by the Canadian gives Federer a look at a break point at 30-40. Raonic with a sniff of a break after hitting a backhand winner for 15-30 on Federer’s serve. Federer holds at love. LONDON, Sporting Alert – Semi-final results from men’s singles at Wimbledon 2016 on Day 12, Friday, July 8. Five-time Wimbledon champion Venus defeated Yaroslava Shvedova by dominating her quarter-final contest 7-6 (5), 6-2, booking a semi-final clash with … Raonic follows up a double fault with a 139mph ace down the T then a 140mph service winner for 30-15. Fifth set: Raonic 2-1 Federer* (*denotes next server). All rights reserved. Covers basketball, soccer, but has good eyes and energy for sports. New balls for this next game. Venus Williams v Angelique Kerber: Wimbledon 2016 semi-final – live! 9.00am EDT 09:00. Raonic cruises ahead 40-love on a service winner and consecutive aces. Learn how your comment data is processed. Raonic returns it to deuce with a backhand winner and a missed forehand past the baseline by Federer earns him a third set point. Third set: Raonic 3-4 Federer* (*denotes next server). Fifth set: Raonic 1-0 Federer* (*denotes next server). Germany's Angelique Kerber returns to US player Venus Williams during their women's semi-final match on the eleventh day of the 2016 Wimbledon Championships Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images 28/110 A superb comeback from Roger Federer against Marin Cilic was the highlight of a brilliant day at Wimbledon on Wednesday, as Andy Murray, Tomas Berdych and Milos Raonic … He’s just held at love to close out the third set, punctuating the game with a 122mph ace down the middle that Raonic scarcely attempted to return. Raonic closes in style, holding at love, with Federer sending a running backhand astray on triple match point. Here’s our Owen Gibson’s match report from Wimbledon: That didn’t take long. An easy hold at love for Raonic. 28 seed Sam Querrey. 04.00 EST Wimbledon 2016: Williams sisters victorious on day eight She has become so fed up of the question that she has begun to refuse to answer it. Murray, who became the tournament favourite the moment defending champion and world number one Novak Djokovic was beaten by Sam Querrey in the early rounds, secured a 6-3 6-3 6-3 victory on Friday to reach his third Wimbledon final. A whopping 51 winners against 28 unforced errors as he’s really given it his all. Milos Raonic becomes the first Canadian man in history to reach a grand slam final. Raonic then misfires off the backhand side but follows up with a forehand winner to return it to deuce. Raonic will serve to become the first Canadian man ever to reach a grand slam final. At 15-all, Raonic sends a running forehand long and Federer has a half-chance at 15-30. It is going to be Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber in the ladies singles final on Saturday. Your email address will not be published. Tennis. Federer falls behind love-30, a golden chance for Raonic to sneak an early break. Venus Williams, whose last major title was the 2008 Wimbledon gong, is into the semi-finals at the All England Club with a potential final showdown with sister Serena still very much on the cards. Two unforced errors in the game by Raonic, who will serve to stay in the third set. Slight work. The dream Williams sister final is one step closer to becoming a reality. The defeat ended Federer’s quest to win an eighth Wimbledon title. Closes it out with an ace. Raonic misfires on a forehand volley but takes the game on a missed backhand by Federer, who will now serve for the third set. – then a service winner to earn the hold from 15-40 down. Roger Federer vs. Milos Raonic. Clinical service game for Federer, who holds at love. A final, triumphant ace … Wimbledon top seed Serena Williams beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia in straight sets 6-4, 6-4 to progress to the semi-finals at the Championships on Centre Court today. Fourth set: *Raonic 5-5 Federer (*denotes next server). Brittney Berreth – A member on board who brings a lot of energy and fun within the work environment. Closes it out with a thudding ace out wide. But it’s not the only reason I play tennis,” said Federer. Raonic hits a sharply angled volley winner to earn another game point – how those volleys have seemed to improve since the addition of McEnroe! Federer falls behind love-15 and 15-30, but Raonic misses a forehand and then Federer dials in an ace to move it to 40-30. Federer somehow returns a preposterous Raonic serve but he closes on the net and puts away a deft volley winner. Federer nets an attempted passing shot to give Raonic game point, but brings it back to deuce on a winner. In Sunday's final, Raonic will face 2013 champion Andy Murray, who swept Tomas Berdych 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 in less than two hours to reach the championship match for the third time at Wimbledon … Fifth set: Raonic 4-1 Federer* (*denotes next server). 3 Roger Federer was beaten 6-3 6-7(3) 4-6 7-5 6-3 by No. Having stared defeat in the face and decided he didn’t much fancy it, Roger Federer is through to his 11th Wimbledon semi-final. He saves the first with a 122mph service winner, but Raonic frames a backhand from the baseline on the next point to give Federer the break. 1 Gonzaga v No. Serena Williams is to progress to the semi-final round of the Wimbledon tournament after a decisive win over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova on Tuesday. Wimbledon 2016: Roger Federer 'lucky' to beat Marin Cilic. At 15-all, Federer hits a gorgeous forehand volley winner just inside the line to bring it to 15-30. Federer saves it with a clean forehand winner and a pair of Raonic errors give Federer the hard-won hold. That’s all for our live coverage. Third set: Raonic 4-5 Federer* (*denotes next server). Serving at 40-15, Federer makes an error off the backhand side and then double faults. His career record in five-setters is 24-19, compared to 7-5 for Raonic. Five thoughts from women’s quarterfinal day at Wimbledon 2016, where Serena and Venus Williams, Elena Vesnina and Angelique Kerber advanced to the semifinals. Rob Fletcher. Serena Williams and Angelique Kerber play for the title. Andy Murray won his third major and second Wimbledon title defeating Milos Raonic in the final, 6–4, 7–6 (7–3), 7–6 (7–2), to win the Gentlemen's Singles tennis title at the 2016 Wimbledon Championships.. Novak Djokovic was the two-time defending champion, and top seed, but was defeated in the third round by the No. Continued semi-final coverage of Serena Williams vs. Elena Vesnina, followed by Angelique Kerber vs. Venus Williams and Pierre-Hugues Herbert/Nicolas Mahut vs. Now he’s going the distance for the second time in as many matches. Now, they could meet in the final. [VIDEO] Should Cavani Start Over Martial Now For Manchester United? Then Raonic double faults – his ninth of the match – for deuce. Raonic with a running forehand winner to end an extraordinary, hyperkinetic 14-stroke rally and earn a break-point chance. A missed forehand brings it back to deuce, but Raonic wins the next two points and Federer will serve to stay in the fourth set. 6 Duke, 75-69 In Champions Classic, College Football Playoff Latest Rankings Week 2 — Dec. 1, No. Federer will now serve to force a fourth-set tiebreaker. He’s off to his chair now to be looked at by the trainer, but within less than a minute he’s up and returned to his position behind the baseline. He’s now one set from reaching a record-extending 28th grand slam final. At 15-all, Raonic double faults. The 36-year-old offered glimpses of her … 11 West Virginia – Jimmy V Classic, Highlights: No. ), within touching distance of the finish line. Read more Facebook Twitter. Fourth set: Raonic 4-3 Federer* (*denotes next server). This semifinal comes with storylines that are working at cross-purposes. Wimbledon ladies final 2016 RECAP: Serena Williams faces Angelique Kerber in bid to win seventh SW19 title. Here’s a telling stat: Federer’s first-serve percentage is up to 81% in the fourth set from 61% in the third, 54% in the second and 55% in the first. Serena Williams was the defending champion and successfully defended her title, defeating Angelique Kerber in the final, 7–5, 6–3 to win the Ladies' Singles tennis title at the 2016 Wimbledon Championships. This has 14-12 written all over it. This was also the first time two women contested two major finals against one another in a single season since Amélie Mauresmo and Justine Henin-Hardenne met in the 2006 Australian Open and Wimble… Federer, who was playing in his 18th championships, last won the Wimbledon title in 2012. Fourth set: Raonic 5-4 Federer* (*denotes next server). REPORTING BY: Brittney Berreth | Staff Writer, Watch Liverpool v Tranmere Live Pre-Season, Tranmere v Liverpool Live; Team News: Pre-Season Fixture. 6 Milos Raonic in a battling contest on Centre Court. ... Raonic, who lost to Federer in the 2014 Wimbledon semi-finals, said it was "exciting" and "humbling" to have reached the last four. Raonic makes the most of this one, crushing a forehand winner for the crucial break. WIMBLEDON 2016: All the results from the men's and women's singles. Fourth set: Raonic 3-2 Federer* (*denotes next server). Third set: *Raonic 3-3 Federer (*denotes next server). Federer nets a backhand to make it 40-15, then Raonic dials in another service winner to back up the break. WTA Wimbledon 2016 results page on FlashScore.com offers results, WTA Wimbledon 2016 draws/standings and match details. “It’s my dream to win an 8th title here. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Venus Williams has stormed into the semi-finals of Wimbledon after crushing Yaroslava Shvedova in straight sets. ... and her foe was back in the final … Third set: Raonic 2-1 Federer* (*denotes next server). First published on Fri 8 Jul 2016 12.15 BST. Federer took a tumble while lunging for the winning point and appeared to injure his left ankle. Third set: Raonic 3-2 Federer* (*denotes next server). This was the Williams sisters' sixth doubles titles at the Wimbledon Championships. At 15-all, Federer can’t handle a deep forehand to the baseline and it’s 15-30, but he rattles off three quick points to level it at five games apiece. That’s Federer: give him an inch and he’ll take a mile. Wimbledon 2016 women singles results from the semi-finals on Day 11 on Thursday. The variety of spin and placement is making Federer guess. Deuce. But Raonic claws back with three straight points – including a gorgeously struck volley winner and a 143mph service winner – and takes the game when Federer nets a backhand from the baseline. Another quick hold for Raonic, who is serving so well today. Within seconds of match point, one prominent UK oddsmaker sent out a press release listing odds of Federer retiring. Yet it’s Federer, with 28 winners and only seven unforced errors (seven!

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