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Nick Kyrgios shows Wimbledon was no fluke with great display against Tommy Robredo at the US Open

Lee Gaskin Nick Kyrgios loses no admirers in bowing out to world No 18 Tommy Robredo in four sets in the third round of the US Open.

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Lleyton Hewitt prevails in four to enter second round at Wimbledon

Lleyton Hewitt plays a forehand against Michal Przysiezny of Poland.

Linda Pearce The last of the survivors from 1999 remains an accomplished - a passionate - grasscourter in 2014, and Tuesday's first-round win at the All England Club was his 13th.

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Wimbledon: Nick Kyrgios becomes sixth Australian in second round

Nick Kyrgios plays a backhand against Stephane Robert.

Linda Pearce The youngest man left in the Wimbledon men's draw celebrated his All England Club debut with a place in the second round.

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Luke Saville's first round Wimbledon breakthrough

Luke Saville.

Linda Pearce If there is to be a turning point for Saville, it may be this one: winning his first match at tour level in the biggest tournament of all.

Wimbledon spectators served up 28 tonnes of strawberries, 7000 litres of cream

Sweet spot: a spectator feasts on strawberries and cream at this year's Wimbledon.

Melanie Kembrey More than twice as many punnets of strawberries will be consumed than tennis balls used during this year's Wimbledon Championships.

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Rafael Nadal survives fright on parade of champions at Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova led a parade of former champions into the Wimbledon second round on Tuesdayafter Marion Bartoli briefly lit up Centre Court without swinging her racket.

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John Fitzgerald backs Nick Kyrgios to one day give Wimbledon ''a real shake''

Nick Kyrgios in action during his round one win at Wimbledon.

Jon Tuxworth John Fitzgerald believes Nick Kyrgios has the game capable of one day giving Wimbledon ''a real shake''.

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Lleyton Hewitt and the Australian renaissance at Wimbledon

Lleyton Hewitt

Linda Pearce Pat Cash, Hewitt’s Australian predecessor as Wimbledon champion, believes Hewitt is still as keen as he is capable.

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Victoria Azarenka knocked out of Wimbledon

Victoria Azarenka's run ended in the second round

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka has been knocked out of Wimbledon, losing 6-3 3-6 7-5 to Serb world No.45 Bojana Jovanovski.

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Novak Djokovic survives Wimbledon friendly fire

Novak Djokovic.

Top seed Novak Djokovic has survived a testing centre court examination at the hands of close friend and veteran serve-and-volleyer Radek Stepanek to reach the Wimbledon third round.

Brew-ha-ha over Wimbledon tea flask ban

There's a storm in a teacup brewing at Wimbledon: British tennis-lovers have been told not to bring thermos flasks of tea to the All England Club.

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Australia's Wimbledon Black Wednesday revisited

Bernard Tomic was beaten in four sets.

Linda Pearce It was all going so well, seven Australians having won singles matches at the All England Club for the first time since 1999. But Wednesday was a wipeout.

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Bleak Wimbledon day for Australia

Marinko Matosevic suffered over five long and crazy-emotional sets.

Linda Pearce So much for that, then. The grim green-and-gold-themed sequel to what the tennis world 12 months ago dubbed Wimbledon’s “Black Wednesday’’ dimmed the lights on the first five...

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Casey Dellacqua bows out of Wimbledon's second round

Casey Dellacqua put in a good show, but just not good enough to beat Agnieszka Radwanska

Linda Pearce One of five Australians in action on day three, Dellacqua started a nervously, and lost with pride.

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Nick Kyrgios pulls off incredible Wimbledon win

Nick Kyrgios of Australia reacts during his men's singles tennis match against Richard Gasquet of France at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London June 26, 2014.                        REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett (BRITAIN  - Tags: SPORT TENNIS)

Linda Pearce The Canberran teenager has easily the biggest win of his career, coming back from two sets down to upset French 13th seed Richard Gasquet at Wimbledon.

Another marathon for John Isner at Wimbledon

Marathon specialist: John Isner served 32 aces.

Howard Fendrich After winning a tiebreaker 19-17 on the way to reaching Wimbledon's third round for the first time, John Isner put it succinctly: "I'm no stranger to matches like this."

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Bernard Tomic in rankings slide after losing to Tomas Berdych at Wimbledon

Tomic

Linda Pearce Not so long after Bernard Tomic’s sights were set on the world’s top 10, his post-Wimbledon reality will be a sobering retreat to triple figures.

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Lleyton Hewitt, interrupted, at Wimbledon

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Linda Pearce Lleyton Hewitt clinging to the hope of reaching a 10th, perhaps last, Wimbledon third round, when play was suspended by drizzling rain.

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Nadal fights back to deny his Wimbledon nemesis

Victorious: Rafael Nadal.

Simon Briggs Lukas Rosol threw another scare into Rafael Nadal's Wimbledon campaign.