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Tennis-Wolf-man Djokovic downs Kudla to reach last 16

Jul 02 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -Novak Djokovic roared into the fourth round at Wimbledon, raising his game, and occasionally the decibel levels, on Court One to dispatch plucky American qualifier Denis Kudla 6-4 6-3 7-6(7) on Friday.

Tennis-Wolf-man Djokovic downs Kudla to reach last 16

Jul 02 2021

LONDON, July 2 Novak Djokovic roared into the fourth round at Wimbledon, raising his game, and occasionally the decibel levels, on Court One to dispatch plucky American qualifier Denis Kudla 6-4 6-3 7-6(7) on Friday.

Tennis-Sabalenka crushes Serrano to storm into last 16

Jul 02 2021

LONDON Second seed Aryna Sabalenka crushed Colombian teenager Maria Camila Osorio Serrano to reach the fourth round at Wimbledon on Friday although a late stutter took the sheen off what had been an otherwise ruthless 6-0 6-3 display.

Tennis-Swiatek eyes dream double after crushing Begu at Wimbledon

Jul 02 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -Only four women have won Wimbledon having also clinched the junior title, but Iga Swiatek is looking an increasingly good bet to add her name to that list after storming into the fourth round with a 6-1 6-0 demolition of Irina-Camelia Begu on Friday.

Tennis-Swiatek crushes Begu to reach Wimbledon last 16

Jul 02 2021

LONDON, July 2 Former French Open champion Iga Swiatek stormed into the Wimbledon fourth round on Friday as her relentless pressure proved too much for Romanian Irina-Camelia Begu, who managed a solitary mark on the scoreboard in a 6-1 6-0 demolition.

Tennis-Kyrgios delights in Mager victory at Wimbledon

Jul 01 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -Nick Kyrgios has not always found the spotlight easy to handle but the Australian maverick showed he remains one of the game's great entertainers as he breezed into the Wimbledon third round with a 7-6(7) 6-4 6-4 win over Gianluca Mager on Thursday.

Tennis-Medvedev crushes teenager Alcaraz to reach third round

Jul 01 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -Second seed Daniil Medvedev subdued some early fight from Spain's Carlos Alcaraz before brutally dispatching the talented teenager 6-4 6-1 6-2 to reach the third round at Wimbledon on Thursday.

Tennis-Kyrgios delights in Mager victory at Wimbledon

Jul 01 2021

LONDON, July 1 Maverick showman Nick Kyrgios breezed into the third round at Wimbledon with his usual mixture of exuberant shot-making and near constant chatter as he made light work of Italian Gianluca Mager to progress 7-6(7) 6-4 6-4 on Thursday.

Tennis-Barty ready to get back to work after Blinkova test

Jul 01 2021

LONDON If winning when you are not playing well is a quality shared by sport's most hardened competitors then Ash Barty showed she can mix it with the best of them in her victory over Anna Blinkova at Wimbledon on Thursday.

Tennis-Medvedev crushes teenager Alcaraz to reach third round

Jul 01 2021

LONDON, July 1 Second seed Daniil Medvedev subdued some early fight from Spain's Carlos Alcaraz before brutally dispatching the talented teenager 6-4 6-1 6-2 to reach the third round at Wimbledon on Thursday.

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