- Associated Press - Monday, July 4, 2016

A look at Day 8 of Wimbledon on Monday:

Weather: Brief rain. High of 70 degrees (21 Celsius).

Men’s fourth-round results: No. 2 Andy Murray beat No. 15 Nick Kyrgios, No. 3 Roger Federer beat Steve Johnson, No. 6 Milos Raonic beat David Goffin, No. 12 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beat No. 7 Richard Gasquet (retired), No. 9 Marin Cilic beat No. 5 Kei Nishikori (retired), No. 28 Sam Querrey beat Nicolas Mahut, No. 32 Lucas Pouille beat No. 19 Bernard Tomic. No. 10 Tomas Berdych’s match against Jiri Vesely was suspended because of darkness, tied at two sets apiece.

Women’s fourth-round results: No. 1 Serena Williams beat No. 13 Svetlana Kuznetsova, No. 19 Dominika Cibulkova beat No. 3 Agnieszka Radwanska, No. 4 Angelique Kerber beat Misaki Doi, No. 5 Simona Halep beat No. 9 Madison Keys, No. 8 Venus Williams beat No. 12 Carla Suarez Navarro, No. 21 Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova beat No. 27 CoCo Vandeweghe, Yaroslava Shvedova beat No. 28 Lucie Safarova, Elena Vesnina beat Ekaterina Makarova.

Stat of the Day: 6 - Years since Venus Williams last reached the quarterfinals at the All England Club, where she is a five-time champion.

Quote of the day: “It was a good first set. The rest of the match was pretty pathetic.” - Nick Kyrgios, after his 7-5, 6-1, 6-4 loss to Andy Murray.

Women’s quarterfinals Tuesday: No. 1 Serena Williams vs. No. 21 Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, No. 4 Angelique Kerber vs. No. 5 Simona Halep, No. 8 Venus Williams vs. Yaroslava Shvedova, No. 19 Dominika Cibulkova vs. Elena Vesnina.

Men’s fourth-round match Tuesday: Resumption of No. 10 Tomas Berdych vs. Jiri Vesely.

Men’s quarterfinals Wednesday: No. 2 Andy Murray vs. No. 12 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, No. 3 Roger Federer vs. No. 9 Marin Cilic, No. 6 Milos Raonic vs. No. 28 Sam Querrey, No. 32 Lucas Pouille vs. No. 10 Thomas Berdych or Jiri Vesely.

Tuesday’s forecast: Cloudy. High of 68 (20 Celsius).

Online: https://www.wimbledon.org

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