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LONDON | Green grass, tennis whites and big red strawberries. It can only be Wimbledon — even though nobody really seems to know how the seasonal fruit became ubiquitous at the All England Club.
The annual tennis tournament, considered to be among the most traditional of sporting events, certainly has its customs and peculiarities. And strawberries — with or without a layer of milky cream — are one of them.


MELBOURNE, Australia | Novak Djokovic was still walking around Melbourne Park with his trophy, celebrating his record sixth Australian title, when five-time runner-up Andy Murray was heading for the airport in a rush to reunite with his pregnant wife. Top-ranked Djokovic maintained his perfect streak in six Australian Open finals with a 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 (3) […]