- Associated Press - Friday, June 27, 2014

LONDON (AP) - A look at Wimbledon on Friday:

Weather: Partly cloudy, morning rain which delayed the start of play by 30 minutes. High of 70 degrees Fahrenheit (21 Celsius).

Men’s Seeded Winners: No. 1 Novak Djokovic, No. 3 Andy Murray, No. 14 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, No. 15 Jerzy Janowicz, No. 19 Feliciano Lopez, No. 20 Kevin Anderson, No. 26 Marin Cilic.

Men’s Seeded Losers: No. 6 Tomas Berdych, No. 16 Fabio Fognini, No. 30 Marcel Granollers.

Women’s Seeded Winners: No. 3 Simona Halep, No. 4 Agnieszka Radwanska, No. 6 Petra Kvitova, No. 16 Caroline Wozniacki, No. 22 Ekaterina Makarova, No. 23 Lucie Safarova.

Women’s Seeded Losers: No. 2 Li Na, No. 10 Dominika Cibulkova, No. 30 Venus Williams.

Stat of the Day: 42 - the Open era record of five-set matches played by Lleyton Hewitt at Grand Slam tournaments, breaking the mark of 41 he had shared with Andre Agassi.

Quote of the Day: “I talked with (coach) Boris (Becker). We obviously need to work on my diving volleys … I’m not very skillful in that” - Novak Djokovic sees a lighter side to his nasty fall.

On Court Saturday: No. 2 Rafael Nadal vs. Mikhail Kukushkin, No. 4 Roger Federer vs. Santiago Giraldo, No. 5 Stan Wawrinka vs. Denis Istomin, No. 8 Milos Raonic vs. Lukasz Kubot; No. 1 Serena Williams vs. No. 25 Alize Cornet, No. 5 Maria Sharapova vs. Alison Riske, No. 20 Andrea Petkovic vs. No. 13 Eugenie Bouchard.

Saturday’s Forecast: Cloudy with chance of rain, high of 68 F (20 C)

Online: https://www.wimbledon.org



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