Wimbledon at a glance
LONDON (AP) — A look at Wimbledon on Thursday:
Weather: Rainy. High of 64 degrees.
Men’s Seeded Winners: No. 1 Novak Djokovic; No. 7 Tomas Berdych; No.8 Juan Martin del Potro; No. 9 Richard Gasquet; No. 12 Kei Nishikori; No. 23 Andreas Seppi; No. 27 Kevin Anderson.
Men’s Seeded Losers: No. 17 Milos Raonic.
Women’s Seeded Winners: No. 1 Serena Williams; No.4 Agnieszka Radwanska; No. 6 Li Na; No. 11 Roberta Vinci; No. 14 Sam Stosur; No. 18 Dominika Cibulkova; No. 23 Sabine Lisicki; No.32 Klara Zakopalova.
Women’s Seeded Losers: No. 24 Peng Shuai; No. 30 Mona Barthel.
Rain-affected matches: Eight singles matches that were scheduled Thursday have either been postponed or suspended because of the rain.
Stat of the Day: 101 — This is the worst Wimbledon for American men in 101 years. None of the 11 American men in the tournament advanced past the second round, the first time that’s happened since 1912. There were no American men in the tournament that year, although none reached the third round in 1911 either.
Quote of the Day: “I think the fact that the top players lost in the last few days gives enough reason for all of us to not underestimate any opponent and not look that far.” No. 1 Novak Djokovic, reflecting on the mass exodus of high-seeded players and favorites at this year’s tournament.
On Court Friday: No. 2 Andy Murray vs. No. 32 Tommy Robredo; No. 4 David Ferrer vs. Roberto Bautista Agut; No. 7 Angelique Kerber vs. Kaia Kanepi; No. 8 Petra Kvitova vs. No 25 Ekaterina Makarova; No. 15 Nicolas Almagro vs. No. 24 Jerzy Janowicz; No. 15 Marion Bartoli vs. Camila Giorgi; No. 17 Sloane Stephens vs. Petra Cetkovska; N. 20 Mikhail Youzhny vs. Viktor Troicki; No. 29 Grigor Dimitrov vs. Grega Zemlja, comp. of suspended match.
Friday’s Forecast: Cloudy with showers. High of 70 degrees.