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2006-06-28 13:14:56

By Pritha Sarkar LONDON (Reuters) - Three-times defending champion Roger Federer ripped Tim Henman's Wimbledon dreams to shreds with a majestic 6-4 6-0 6-2 win in the second round on Wednesday.

2006-06-12 15:23:30

By Pritha Sarkar LONDON (Reuters) - After sacrificing the claycourt season to keep his aging body in shape for possibly a last stab at the Wimbledon title, Andre Agassi was not too optimistic about his chances of winning a ninth grand slam title.

2006-04-04 18:19:12

By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pete Sampras insists he is not contemplating a serious comeback and that an exhibition match scheduled for Thursday is simply for fun.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.