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Wimbledon at a glance

LONDON – A look at Wimbledon yesterday:

Weather: Sunny. High of 73 degrees

Men’s Quarterfinals: No. 1 Novak Djokovic beat No. 26 Marin Cilic, 6-1, 3-6, 6-7 (4), 6-2, 6-2; No. 4 Roger Federer beat No. 5 Stan Wawrinka, 3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4, 6-4; No. 8 Milos Raonic beat Nick Kyrgios, 6-7 (4), 6-2, 6-4, 7-6 (4); No. 11 Grigor Dimitrov beat No. 3 Andy Murray, 6-1, 7-6 (4), 6-2

Women’s Quarterfinals: No. 3 Simona Halep beat No. 19 Sabine Lisicki, 6-4, 6-0; No. 13 Eugenie Bouchard beat No. 9 Angelique Kerber, 6-3, 6-4

Stat of the Day: 37 – Unforced errors by 2013 champion Murray, more than twice as many as Dimitrov’s 18

Quote of the Day: “You got to be patient. You got to wait. You don’t know when, but hard work always pays off. Don’t ever look for that shortcut.” – Raonic, the first Canadian man to reach a Grand Slam semifinal since 1923

Today’s Women’s Semifinals: Halep vs. Bouchard; No. 6 Petra Kvitova vs. No. 23 Lucie Safarova

Tomorrow’s Men’s Semifinals: Djokovic vs. Dimitrov, Federer vs. Raonic

Today’s Forecast: Sunny, high of 79 degrees


No Wimbledon repeat for Murray

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

LONDON – The silence at Centre Court made abundantly clear that Andy Murray’s time as Wimbledon champion was coming to a close. Out of sorts from the start of his quarterfinal against up-and-coming Grigor Dimitrov yesterday, Murray – who in 2013 ended Britain’s 77-year wait for one of its own to win the men’s title at the All England Club …

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