Americans Doing Damage At Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON, Great Britain More Seeds Fell [4] Kiki Bertens (NED) succumbed to the pressure of expectation and lost to [54] Barbora Strycova (CZE). Strycova is no stranger to grass, in fact, she had her best major showing at Wimbledon (2014 quarterfinalist). After a competitive first set, Strycova took control of the match in set two,…

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What A Day At Wimbledon!

WIMBLEDON, Great Britain Americans left in the draw The fairytale story of [313] Cori Gauff continues. Pushed almost to the brink of elimination by [60] Polona Hercog (SLO), Gauff fought off two match points to win 3-6, 7-6(7), 7-5. [34] Danielle Collins could not pull off another comeback; she forced it to a third set,…

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4th of July Surprises at Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON, Great Britain Defending champion, [5] Angelique Kerber (GER), was stunned by American [95] Lauren Davis. Davis, right shoulder and left knee heavily taped, somehow found a way to fight back and take the three-set victory, 2-6, 6-2, 6-1. [9] John Isner (USA) lost in five sets to the crafty veteran, [58] Mikhail Kukushkin (KAZ),…

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Gauff Remains The Talk of Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON, Great Britain So often a player gets a big victory, only to fall flat in the next round. Fifteen-year-old American Coco Gauff did not fall flat in round two; she backed up her first round victory with another impressive win in round two. American Winners [313] Coco Gauff defeated [139] Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) 6-3,…

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Coco Gauff Steals The Show

WIMBLEDON, Great Britain DAY ONE SEEDED UPSETS [2] Naomi Osaka (JPN) lost to her nemesis for the third consecutive time in straight sets. Although Osaka went up an early break in the first set, she never seemed quite comfortable with the lead and [46] Yulia Putintseva (KAZ) gradually worked her way back into the match…

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