Wimbledon at a glance
LONDON (AP) — A look at Wimbledon on Thursday:
Weather: Partly cloudy with sunny spells. High of 73 degrees (23 Celsius).
Women’s semifinals results: No. 15 Marion Bartoli, France, def. No. 20 Kirsten Flipkens, Belgium, 6-1, 6-2; No. 23 Sabine Lisicki, Germany, def. No. 4 Agnieszka Radwanska, Poland, 6-4, 2-6, 9-7.
Stat of the Day: 2 — Saturday’s final between Bartoli and Lisicki will be the second at Wimbledon in the 45-year Open era between two women who have never won a Grand Slam title.
Quote of the Day: “I always believed in it. Always. No matter what happened. I can still remember when the doctor told me that I have to be on crutches the next six weeks.” Sabine Lisicki, reflecting on the left ankle injury that forced her to miss seven months of action in 2010 and nearly ruined her career.
Men’s semifinals Friday: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. No. 8 Juan Martin del Potro; No. 2 Andy Murray vs. No. 24 Jerzy Janowicz
Friday’s Forecast: Partly cloudy. High of 79 degrees (26 Celsius)
Women’s final Saturday: No. 15 Marion Bartoli vs. No. 23 Sabine Lisicki.