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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
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.