She is now two wins away from her eighth Wimbledon trophy and from tying Margaret Court for the most Grand Slam titles in history at 24. While it's obviously a monumental achievement and great moment for her career, Giorgi wasn't exactly in the friendliest of moods after the match. Maybe I'll tweet to him if I win on Wednesday. Nadal reached his first Wimbledon quarterfinal since 2011, winning in straight sets, and will have to beat Juan Martin del Potro or Gilles Simon to make the semifinals.
"I don't follow tennis", the Italian said when the subject of Williams' return came up before today's quarter-final. That's how important Wimbledon is to me and to us over here. 'Each of us, seeded or not, I'm not seeded, we're just here to do our best.
Rodina left the court for a few minutes at the end of the first set but when she returned Williams continued her domination with an early break in the second.
And she wasn't the only one to mastermind a comeback from a set down, either, as semi-final opponent Goerges also took the more hard route to ousting Bertens.
"Everything right now is a little bit of a surprise". I mean, I always say I plan on it, I would like to be there, have these goals. "But when it actually happens, it still is, like, 'Wow, this is really happening'".
It is the first time in Wimbledon history not one of the top 10 women's seeds have reached the quarter-finals. "But I realized everyone is different". She has yet to lose a set during her comeback run at the All England Club.
"Here is some good news".
During his news conference Monday, Federer was asked about potentially playing the final at the same time as the World Cup final.
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Waiting to take her on will be a certain Serena Williams - a player who knows what it takes to succeed at Wimbledon having already triumphed at the All England Club seven times.
In contrast, Goerges is in the Wimbledon semi-finals for the first time. The German had suffered five successive first-round defeats at Wimbledon before this year and had clocked up 42 grand slam appearances without progressing beyond the fourth round.
Yet Goerges insists she can cause an massive upset against Williams.
The 12th-seeded Ostapenko was aggressive throughout, hitting 28 winners - 13 coming off her backhand. For me, I can't even think that far.
Thursday's (Friday NZT) other semifinal will also feature a German, two-time grand slam champion Angelique Kerber, against 2017 French Open victor Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia. Probably because at the French Open a couple weeks ago I had so much pressure. "I went for it", Serena said. "I just felt calm".
In other play, Dominika Cibulkova overcame a delay caused by a controversial decision from the umpire to advance to the quarterfinals with a 6-4, 6-1 victory over Hsieh Su-wei.
"Because everybody plays the same way now, it's just whoever is better that day", Navratilova said.
The man who fell ill after he was exposed to the nerve agent novichok in Amesbury has made a "small but significant improvement". Police are working to establish whether the Britons were exposed to the same poison used in the attack on the Skripals.
The Information Commissioner's Office has issued the maximum fine allowed under the 1998 Data Protection Act, of £500,000. The decision was welcomed by former Cambridge Analytica employee and whistleblower Christopher Wylie.
George Clooney at the 46th AFI Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on June 7, 2018. A health official confirmed that he was taken to the hospital and treated for injuries that were "not serious".
Chris was forecasted to begin weakening by Thursday, and become a strong post-tropical cyclone by Thursday night or early Friday. This graphic from the National Hurricane Center (NHC) shows the projected path of Hurricane Chris on Tuesday, July 10, 2018.
Yesterday, Armstrong had posted an emotional tribute to Gradon. "I love you with all my heart my attractive angel", he wrote . According to police , there was no third-party involvement in the death, and a report is being prepared for the coroner.
They were taken by helicopter to a hospital about 70 km (45 miles) away to join their team mates in quarantine for the time being. A message posted on the English Premier League club's Twitter account said: "Our thoughts and prayers are with those affected".
On Sunday, officials waited until several hours after the rescued boys had been transported to hospitals to announce their rescue. Rescue mission chief Narongsak Osottanakorn said it had resumed, with divers re-entering the cave at 11am local time (4pm NZT).
South African Van Rooyen will take a four-shot lead into the final day of the £5.3million event at Ballyliffin. You sometimes get in a groove, when things just happen and you hit great shots and great putts.
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They have been nine extraordinary years. "At the time, there wasn't the jersey of Belgium, that's why we wore the one of France". Whilst Hazard also added that the performances of the precocious Mbappé could lead to a nomination for the Ballon d'Or.
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Trump announcing his SCOTUS nominee in prime time
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Harry and Meghan due in Dublin for two-day visit
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Because of his quick feet, change of direction and exquisite close control, he is hard to tackle and this often draws a foul. Marouane Fellaini, who has oft-partnered Pogba in the United midfield, will now be looking to stop the powerful Frenchman.