Sabine Lisicki avoids letdown to gain Wimbledon semifinal
Naila Jean Meyers, The New York Times

Sabine Lisicki avoids letdown to gain Wimbledon semifinal

Others who have pulled off big upsets at this tournament were not able to follow up those victories. Steve Darcis, who defeated Rafael Nadal in the first round, withdrew from his second-round match because of a shoulder injury he sustained against Nadal. Sergiy Stakhovsky, who beat Roger Federer in the second round, lost in the next round, sayi...

Wimbledon: Maria Sharapova stunned by Michelle Larcher de Brito of Portugal
Associated Press

Wimbledon: Maria Sharapova stunned by Michelle Larcher de Brito of Portugal

The third-seeded Sharapova, the Wimbledon champion in 2004 champion, lost 6-3, 6-4 to Michelle Larcher de Brito of Portugal in the second round at the All England Club.

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