The final week of Wimbledon 2016 is underway and the quaterfinal spots for the single’s competitions have been filled up. Andy Murray had a surprisingly easy outing against Australian Nick Kyrgios, defeating him 7-5 6-1 6-4 and moving into his 9th Wimbledon quarter-final. Milos Raonic produced one of his best performances, as he came back from two sets down and beat David Goffin 4-6 3-6 6-4 6-4 6-4.
Roger Federer moved into the quarter-finals after beating Steve Johnson in straight sets 6-2 6-3 7-5. Sam Querrey, who beat Novak Djokovic in the previous round, continued his form and got past Nicolas Mahut 6-4 7-6 6-4. Richard Gasquet and Kei Nishikori retired from their respective matches, resulting in Marin Cilic and Jo-Wilfred Tsonga advancing to the quarters.
Serena Williams eased past Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-5 6-0 to set up a quarter-final clash with Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, who beat Coco Vandeweghe 6-3 6-3. Venus Williams had a tough outing against Spaniard Carla Suárez Navarro, but went on to win 7-6 6-4. Simona Halep, from being a set down, defeated Madison Keys 6-7 6-4 6-3.
The Indian Competitors
Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis continued the march to retain their Wimbledon crown, getting past the pair of Christina McHale and Jeļena Ostapenko 6-1 6-0. Later in the day, Hingis with Leander Paes won in straight sets against Artem Sitak and Laura Siegemund 6-4 6-4, after being down 0-4 in the second set.
Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea lost a fiercely fought men’s doubles third round 6-2 3-6 4-6 7-6 6-8 to 10th seeds Henri Kontinen and John Peers. Bopanna had a better result in his mixed-doubles match with Anastasia Rodionova against the pair of Treat Huey and Alicja Rosolska, winning the match 6-3 7-5.
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