Federer qualifies for Wimbledon quarter-finals without dropping a set
11 July, 2018, 08:12 | Author: Drew Briggs
When Novak Djokovic came off No 1 Court after a quick, nearly angry three-set win over the young Russian Karen Khachanov on Monday evening, he made it clear he was sick of being parked outside the tournament'sshowpiece arena, having also tested the grass of No 2 Court in the second round, after just one match on Centre Court, against Kyle Edmund.
Federer, who plays Kevin Anderson in the quarter-final of the Wimbledon is on course for a ninth title at the iconic All England Club was invited by Tendulkar to exchange notes about cricket after he wins his ninth crown.
Meanwhile, seventh seed Karolina Pliskova crashed out at the hands of Kiki Bertens, leaving no top-10 seeds remaining in the women's draw. Alternatively, you can fearless the famous Wimbledon Queue!
Wimbledon appeared to make their decision on the scheduling after Djokovic requested to play on Centre Court.
Nadal, who plays at a slower, more deliberate pace, had no trouble with 93rd-ranked Jiri Vesely either, dismissing him, 6-3, 6-3, 6-4, in less than two hours. "It's going to help my volleys when I'm at the net stay a little bit lower, these kind of things".
Roger Federer beat Adrian Mannarino on Monday to progress to his 16th quarter-final at SW19. The victory allowed Anderson to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the first time in his professional career.
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Brazil versus Belgium is shaping up to be the game of the quarterfinals considering the depth and quality of both squads. Wrote another, "I'm sure he can triple that amount in the remaining games". "Neymar does not need it".
For Kevin Anderson it was a day of firsts on Monday.
The Argentine, who leads the stubborn baseliner 4-3 in previous encounters, levelled on his second break point and it went to 5-5, but Simon broke again to take the first set off Del Potro in the tournament so far.
The 32-year-old, seeded eighth in this grass-court Grand Slam event, will now take on top-seeded Roger Federer in the round of 8. "After she was complaining, they were talking in Chinese, whatever language". But from what I've seen from him in the last couple of days, he looks like he's playing really, really well.
"I'm very proud to be in the same time as them".
In her third Wimbledon quarterfinal, Cibulkova faces former French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko. "I probably won't have another 6-0 set this week, so I'll enjoy this one".
Two-time Grand Slam champion Angelique Kerber is taking on Russian Daria Kasatkina on Centre Court.
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