Second seed Sabalenka into Wimbledon last 16 for first time

By: AFP      Published: 07:16 PM, 2 Jul, 2021
Second seed Sabalenka into Wimbledon last 16 for first time

Second seed Aryna Sabalenka reached the Wimbledon fourth round for the first time on Friday with a 6-0, 6-3 win over Colombian qualifier Maria Camila Osorio Serrano.

World number four Sabalenka will face either Elena Rybakina of Kazakhstan or Shelby Rogers of the United States for a place in the quarter-finals.

Wimbledon results - 1st update

Results from day 5 of Wimbledon on Friday (x denotes seeded player):

Men

3rd rd

Andrey Rublev (RUS x5) bt Fabio Fognini (ITA x26) 6-3, 5-7, 6-4, 6-2

Karen Khachanov (RUS x25) bt Frances Tiafoe (USA) 6-3, 6-4, 6-4

Women

3rd rd

Karolina Pliskova (CZE x8) bt Tereza Martincova (CZE) 6-3, 6-3

Iga Swiatek (POL x7) bt Irina-Camelia Begu (ROM) 6-1, 6-0

Elena Rybakina (KAZ x18) bt Shelby Rogers (USA) 6-1, 6-4

Aryna Sabalenka (BLR x2) bt Maria Camila Osorio Serrano (COL) 6-0, 6-3

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