Wimbledon 2018: Feliciano Lopez still gets his kicks after 66
04 July, 2018, 02:03 | Author: Alyssa Little
In the women's draw five-time champion Venus Williams advanced to the second round at Wimbledon with a 6-7 (3), 6-2, 6-1 victory over Johanna Larsson.
In real life, Williams won her first Wimbledon match as a mother on Monday, beating Arantxa Rus 7-5, 6-3 and extending her All England Club winning streak to 15.
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The top seed's new sponsor only got one hour 19 minutes of airtime as Federer began in stunning fashion - dashing off the first set in 20 minutes - and never looking remotely troubled as he sauntered into the second round.
Wawrinka, who has twice reached the quarterfinals at the All England Club, will next face Thomas Fabbiano of Italy.
Out on Court One, Serena, seeded 25 this year despite a ranking of 181, had too much power for Rus, the world 107 who made the third round in 2012 but failed to get out of qualifying on her last three visits.
Feliciano Lopez set a new record for consecutive Grand Slam appearances on Tuesday when he started his 66th major in a row at Wimbledon, attributing the landmark to playing in an era of "monsters and animals".
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Federer is the overwhelming favourite to lift a ninth title and 21st career major especially with old rival Rafael Nadal, fresh from an 11th French Open, not having played a grass court warm-up event.
Edmund would have been British number one even if Andy Murray had played but the Scot's withdrawal focused the zoom lenses on the 23-year-old, who is seeded here for the first time. I also think it's healthy in a way for me to do what I need to do, be that working mom, then go back home and be the mom.
The 2014 semi-finalist was stunned by three-time Slam victor Stan Wawrinka 1-6, 7-6 (7/3), 7-6 (7/5), 6-4.
Sam Querrey, who lost to Cilic in the semifinals past year, had a similarly comfortable start as he beat Jordan Thompson of Australia 6-2, 6-4, 6-3.
Milos Raonic of Thornhill, Ont., opened with a 7-5, 6-0, 6-1 victory over Britain's Liam Broady while Peter Polansky, also of Thornhill, dropped his first-round match to Austria's Dennis Novak.
The former world number one missed the 2016 event as she served a doping ban and was injured previous year when she was planning to appear in the qualifying event. There was first-round loses for Borna Coric and Petra Martic.
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As a result, children were separated from their families and held first in "processing centers", then in shelters. Eleanor was one of thousands who marched across Brooklyn Bridge, where many drivers honked in support.
James can also sign a short-term deal with Cleveland, something he has done each year since returning in 2014. McGee and the Lakers reached agreement on a one-year deal worth the minimum, league sources told ESPN .
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One of the bodies was found lying on the floor and the others hanging from a railing attached to the ceiling, media reports said. Indian TV channels broadcast interviews with neighbours who said the family did not have any discord among themselves.
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Sweden beat Mexico 3-0, winning the group. "A World Cup is only comes around every four years, and we expected so much more". Mats Hummels headed over the top when unmarked six yards out in the closing stages, before South Korea's two late goals.
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European champions Portugal , however, finished second in their section to set up a clash with Uruguay in the last 16. Tabarez, who has coached Uruguay since 2006, has never hidden his admiration for his captain.