- Associated Press - Saturday, July 2, 2016

A look at Day 6 of Wimbledon on Saturday:

Weather: Rain. High of 68 degrees (20 Celsius).

Schedule: 4 men’s third-round matches suspended because of darkness.

Men’s result in the second round: No. 24 Alexander Zverev beat Mikhail Youzhny.

Men’s results in the third round: No. 28 Sam Querrey beat No. 1 Novak Djokovic, No. 2 Andy Murray beat John Millman, No. 5 Kei Nishikori beat Andrey Kuznetsov, No. 6 Milos Raonic beat No. 27 Jack Sock, No. 9 Marin Cilic beat Lukas Lacko, No. 11 David Goffin beat Denis Istomin, No. 19 Bernard Tomic beat No. 14 Roberto Bautista Agut.

Women’s results in the second round: Ekaterina Makarova beat No. 10 Petra Kvitova, No. 11 Timea Bacsinszky beat Monica Niculescu, No. 18 Sloane Stephens beat Mandy Minella.

Women’s results in the third round: No. 3 Agnieszka Radwanska beat Katerina Siniakova, No. 4 Angelique Kerber beat Carina Witthoeft, No. 5 Simona Halep beat No. 26 Kiki Bertens, No. 9 Madison Keys beat Alize Cornet, No. 19 Dominika Cibulkova beat Eugenie Bouchard, No. 28 Lucie Safarova beat Jana Cepelova.

Stat of the Day: 30 - Consecutive Grand Slam matches won by Novak Djokovic before his loss to Sam Querrey.

Quote of the day: “It didn’t look like he was ready to play a big match.” - Rod Laver, to the AP, about Djokovic. Laver was the last man to win a calendar-year Grand Slam, something Djokovic was halfway toward this year.

Middle Sunday: For first time since 2004, and only the fourth time in tournament history, matches are scheduled for the middle Sunday, traditionally a day off during Wimbledon.

On court Sunday: No. 12 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga vs. No. 18 John Isner (suspended in progress), No. 15 Nick Kyrgios vs. No. 22 Feliciano Lopez (suspended in progress), No. 24 Alexander Zverev vs. No. 10 Tomas Berdych; No. 1 Serena Williams vs. Annika Beck, No. 6 Roberta Vinci vs. No. 27 CoCo Vandeweghe, No. 13 Svetlana Kuznetsova vs. No. 18 Sloane Stephens.

Sunday’s forecast: Partly cloudy. High of 68 (20 Celsius).


Online: https://www.wimbledon.org

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