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Tennis HOF entry fuels China's Li Na to continue inspiring

As the first athlete from Asia to be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame, Li Na is hopeful she can inspire more Chinese players to follow her path to succeed on the world stage.

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Li Na discusses her road to the Hall of Fame

Li Na speaks with Peter Bodo about her upcoming induction into the Tennis Hall of Fame, including early challenges and the highlight of her career in 2011.


Pierce, Li and Kafelnikov enter Hall of Fame

Li Na, Mary Pierce and Yevgeny Kafelnikov are the newest members of the International Tennis Hall of Fame.

Wimbledon Takeaways

What we learned in London

Djokovic rules, Serena falls short: What we learned at Wimbledon

The Big Three remains, well, big (especially Novak Djokovic), but is Serena Williams running out of Grand Slam title chances? We look back at an eventful Wimbledon.

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Will Djokovic set the new mark for most Grand Slams all time?

John and Patrick McEnroe discuss Novak Djokovic's place among the best to play the game and examine his chances of finishing with the most majors.


Was this Serena's best chance at winning major No. 24?

ESPN's Pam Shriver says "it's going to be tough" for Serena Williams to match Margaret Court's 24 Grand Slams after her third consecutive defeat in a major final.


Top Headlines

Novak Djokovic

Wimbledon men's champ

Why we should no longer doubt Novak Djokovic's place among tennis' GOATs

For as long as he can remember, Novak Djokovic has been trying to catch his two main rivals. After a career-defining win over Roger Federer at Wimbledon, Djokovic is chasing them no more.

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How Djokovic held off Federer to win the Wimbledon title

The longest men's final in Wimbledon history was settled by its first-ever fifth-set tiebreaker. Here's how Novak Djokovic secured his fifth crown in London.

Djokovic: Federer has inspired me to continue chasing history

Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic says as long as he has his family's support and good health, he'll continue to chase history and compete in majors.


Will Djokovic set the new mark for most Grand Slams all time?

John and Patrick McEnroe discuss Novak Djokovic's place among the best to play the game and examine his chances of finishing with the most majors.


Djokovic on his 16th major: I'll remember this match forever

Novak Djokovic calls the 2019 Wimbledon men's final "one of the most exciting matches he's been a part of," following his five-set win over Roger Federer.


Djokovic: When the crowd chanted 'Roger,' I heard 'Novak'

2019 Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic outlines how he phased out the All England Club crowd's heavy support for his opponent, Roger Federer.


Instant Classic

Drama, history at Wimbledon

Djokovic-Federer tiebreaker creates drama, confusion and debate

Wimbledon's new tiebreaker rule at 12-all in the final set came into play in the most dramatic way possible as Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer battled to the end.

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Djokovic beats Federer in epic Wimbledon final: How the sports world reacted

An epic matchup. A historic result. The Wimbledon final between Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic didn't disappoint. And fans were on the edge of their seats.

Djokovic fends off Federer to win fifth Wimbledon title

Novak Djokovic needs five sets to defeat Roger Federer and win his 16th grand slam title.


Djokovic lifts the Wimbledon trophy on the winners' balcony

Novak Djokovic is greeted by members of the royal family and shows off the Gentlemen's Singles Trophy on the winners' balcony.


Djokovic celebrates with a taste of Centre Court grass

Novak Djokovic celebrates his championship victory over Roger Federer by eating some grass from the Wimbledon surface.


Djokovic tops Federer in epic fifth set to win Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic outlasts Roger Federer in a marathon fifth set to win his fifth Wimbledon title and 16th Grand Slam.


Federer fights back to take fourth set

Roger Federer convincingly wins the fourth set to even his match against Novak Djokovic.


Djokovic takes third set in tiebreaker

Novak Djokovic wins the third set to take a 2-1 lead over Roger Federer.


Federer breezes through second set

Roger Federer gets two break points early and wins the second set 6-1 to even his match with Novak Djokovic.


Djokovic wins epic first set in tiebreaker

Novak Djokovic fights off multiple break points to take the first set over Roger Federer in a tiebreaker.


Roger Federer

Heartbreaking Wimbledon loss

'For now, it hurts': Federer falls short of storybook ending at Wimbledon

In a heartbreaking, instant-classic Wimbledon final, 37-year-old Roger Federer couldn't quite close the deal against rival Novak Djokovic to win his 21st Grand Slam title.

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Federer regrets missed chances on match point

Wimbledon runner-up Roger Federer looks back on his chances to win the match and compares the 2019 final to his 2008 defeat against Rafael Nadal.


Halep Wins Wimbledon

Straight-set victory over Serena

With all eyes on Serena, Halep keeps her composure to win Wimbledon

Simona Halep didn't think about the score, her opponent or the stakes. That mindset helped her beat Serena Williams in the Wimbledon final.

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How Simona Halep dominated Serena Williams to win Wimbledon

The Romanian put in an unstoppable performance to win her second Grand Slam title. Here is where the match was won and lost.

Halep says 'focus and self-belief' keys to Wimbledon win

Wimbledon champion Simona Halep joins ESPN's panel of experts to reflect on her victory over Serena Williams to secure her second major title.


Halep's upset over Serena tops Day 12 of Wimbledon

Simona Halep's dominant performance over Serena Williams tops Day 12's highlights from Wimbledon.


How Halep's gone from final failure to 'undisputed Hall of Famer'

ESPN's Jason Goodall, Mary Joe Fernandez and Pam Shriver examine how Simona Halep has elevated her game to become a two-time major champion.


Halep excited to learn she'll be meeting royal family

Simona Halep shares what it was like to win at Wimbledon with its storied history and expresses her excitement to have played in front of the Duchess of Cambridge.


Halep: I played my best tennis ever

Newly-minted Wimbledon champion Simona Halep explains how her mindset was the key to her victory in straight sets against Serena Williams.


Halep dominates Serena to win Wimbledon title

Simona Halep wins her second Grand Slam title by cruising past Serena Williams 6-2, 6-2 at the Wimbledon final.


Halep hoists Wimbledon trophy on the winners' balcony

Simona Halep presented the Venus Rosewater Dish on the winners' balcony, receiving praise from Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, on her way there.


Halep hoists Wimbledon trophy in the air

Serena Williams is award Wimbledon's runner-up trophy while Simona Halep raises the first place Venus Rosewater Dish after her Wimbledon win.


Coco Gauff

Wimbledon run ends

Where will we see Coco Gauff next? It's complicated

The spotlight is shining bright on Coco Gauff after her Wimbledon run, but don't expect to see her regularly on the WTA Tour. Here's why.

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Fans pack watch party at sports bar owned by Coco's dad

Shelley Smith spends time with Corey Gauff at his packed sports bar in Delray Beach to watch his daughter compete in the round of 16 at Wimbledon.


Gauff excited to be a role model

Coco Gauff talks with Chris McKendry and Mary Joe Fernandez about her new status as an idol and the media attention surrounding her Wimbledon run.


Halep ends Gauff's Wimbledon run

Simona Halep knocks off Coco Gauff in straight sets to advance to the quarterfinals at Wimbledon.


Gauff seeks medical attention in second set

Coco Gauff appears to have trouble with her stomach, asking the chair umpire for a trainer and then taking a medication before returning to the grass.


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