It's mum v mum as Serena makes Wimbledon last 16

The Swiss ace needed just over an hour and a half to book a fourth-round spot by beating the big-serving German 6-3 7-5 6-2.

"Just ran out of time in the end", Venus said.

Nadal will be up against the promising Alex de Minaur, who beat Pierre Hugues Herbert 6-2, 6-7 (8), 7-5, 6-3.

Compatriot Joe Salisbury is also through to round three with his partner Frederik Nielsen after their opponents Rohan Bopanna and Edouard Roger-Vasselin retired two sets and 3-2 down in the third.

"It's more hard for me to understand what's going on".

Heather Watson and her partner Tatjana Maria also ensured they had a place in the third round of the women's doubles with a routine 6-3 6-1 win over Raquel Atawo and Anna-Lena Gronefeld.

John Isner served the third-highest number of aces by a player in a single match in Wimbledon history, 64, en route to his 6-1 6-4 6-7 (6/8) 6-7 (3/7) 7-5 win over Ruben Bemelmans. "So it will be great to play against her".

Trump’s Judicial Adviser Names Four Potential Supreme Court Nominees
Trump said Friday he had narrowed his search to about five finalists, including two women, and will announce his pick on July 9. The four that have been one a smaller shortlist than the one Trump used to select Neil Gorsuch to the apex court earlier.

Kirsten Gillibrand Becomes FIRST SENATOR to Call for Abolishment of ICE
The president has twice visited that region to discuss the dangers of criminal immigrants, whom he has called "animals". Trump signed an executive order to end those separations, but many children still remain apart from their parents.

Blindfolded bodies found hanging in New Delhi house
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal visited the crime spot and told the reporters that the investigation is underway. It also said that the house belongs to a businessman who ran a plywood shop and dairy.

Nick Kyrgios eased past Robin Haase 6-3 6-4 7-5, to book a third-round clash with Kei Nishikori, who accounted for Bernard Tomic 2-6 6-3 7-6 (9/7) 7-5.

The American player won five games in a row to level and then broke back to make it 4-4 in the third set, but Rodina earned another break to secure victory.

The 52nd-ranked Giorgi produced a backhand victor at 4-5, 30-40 in the second set, then won a tiebreaker to force a deciding set.

Keys, who was the US Open runner-up a year ago, crashed out 7-5 5-7 6-4 to the Russian on a baking hot Court Three.

The Israeli tennis star Dudi Sela was beaten Tuesday by world number one Rafael Nadal in the first round of the Wimbledon Grand Slam tournament, in his third loss to the Spaniard in three career matches.

Monfils is another fourth round debutant after he knocked out last year's semi-finalist Sam Querrey 5-7 6-4 6-4 6-2.

The Frenchman reached the semifinals at the 2008 French Open and the 2016 US Open.

(Copyright © 2015. All Rights Reserved.)
 
Recommended

Why Trump Will Appoint a Woman to the Supreme Court
Casey's own stand on the abortion issue has become a hot topic in his reelection campaign, with Republican challenger Rep. Lou Barletta accusing him of being a starkly different lawmaker than his notably pro-life Democrat father, Gov.

Current Laker, Former LeBron Teammate On Instagram: ‘He’s Def Coming To LA’
James, 33 will enter free agency on July 1, and negotiate deals with National Basketball Association teams. James also said he always felt like he would come back to Cleveland to finish his career where it began.

Amazon eyeing small businesses to deliver packages
Amazon is also offering qualifying military veterans $10,000 in reimbursements to get their own delivery business started. Clark said he expects the companies to join the program with 20 to 40 trucks will employ about 100 drivers.

Millions of private Gmail messages read by third parties
The Journal highlights two companies that it says engages in this practice. Tim is the editor of Fairfax's technology sections. Edison said it has since stopped this practice.

Sokratis Papastathopoulos: 'Joining Arsenal is a lovely moment'
The hugely-experienced defender lists Werder Bremen, AC Milan , Genoa and AEK Athens among his previous clubs. The Greece worldwide becomes the latest player to join the new era under manager Unai Emery.

Angelina Jolie attends Royal event in classy 'Duchess' style- See picture
For the event, Angelina wore a silvery grey toned custom Ralph & Russo midi dress with a cowl bateau neckline and gold brooch. Ever since Meghan officially became a royal, she's been wearing more conservative and sophisticated outfits.

Lionel Messi Stuns Reporter With Incredible Heartwarming 'Good Luck Charm' Gesture
Indeed, Argentinian journalist Fernando Niembro has even accused the captain of taking over squad selection duties from Sampaoli.

Saudi cabinet says ready to use spare oil capacity as needed
US crude futures CLc1 were up 19 cents at $74.33 a barrel, within sight of Tuesday's 3-1/2-year high above $75 a barrel. Some key countries are reliant on Iranian oil imports, including India and Turkey.

Belgium defeat England 1-0 as stars watch from bench
Russia's no-show against Uruguay, the first decent side it faced, made clear it wasn't unexpected world beaters. Equally, they had one big chance and they took it.

El Chiringuito: Cristiano Ronaldo will leave Real Madrid
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo will leave the club this summer, according to an exclusive report on El Chiringuito . Now that Portugal have crashed out of the footballing extravaganza, all eyes seem to be back on Ronaldo and his future.

Serena makes winning return to Wimbledon
It was at Wimbledon two years ago that Williams last one a grand slam. "I didn't serve, actually, 'til I got here, to be honest". On this evidence she will be feared by the top seeds, with second seed Caroline Wozniacki her likely quarter-final opponent.

Uruguay 2 Portugal 1 - It's more than just Cavani and Suarez
Uruguay: Muslera 7, Gimenez 8, Godin 8, Laxalt 7, Caceres 6, Bentancur 6, Nandez 6, Torreira 6, Vecino 6, Suarez 8, Cavani 9. Sebastian Coates had started in his place and, had he started, Ronaldo would have relished the chance to play against him.

Africa's 'step Back' In Worst World Cup Since 1982
Senegal became the first team in World Cup history to be eliminated due to their disciplinary record in Russian Federation . The fair play tiebreaker is based on the number of yellow and red cards a team has been given throughout the tournament.

Pickford replies Courtois comment with a stunning save
That defeat at home was treated nearly as a national trauma, as was the penalty loss to Argentina two years later. But he has rapidly become part of Gareth Southgate's new generation of English talent.

Left-wing president elected in Mexico
The winning candidate said he will make that proposal in a meeting Tuesday with current President Enrique Pena Nieto . It was falsely reported by right-wing media that AMLO called for a massive migration to the U.S.


More News

News
More News