Petra Kvitova

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Kerber saw off four set points inside a marathon first set lasting over an hour or so to beat her 21-year-old opponent, rated 109th on the planet.

The Czech tenth seed lost 7-5 7-6 (7-5) against Russia’s Ekaterina Makarova.

The match restarted with Kvitova trailing with a set, after rain postponed the match from Friday, however the 2011 and 2014 champion couldn’t transform it around.

2014 runner-up Eugenie Bouchard, who beat British number 1 Johanna Konta in round two, lost 6-4 6-3 against Eastbourne champion and 19th seed Dominika Cibulkova.

Keys arrived at the 4th round by beating Alize Cornet of France 6-4 5-7 6-2 in a single hour and 55 minutes.

Swiss eleventh seed Timea Bacsinszky will face Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova within the third round following a 4-6 6-2 6-1 make an impression on Monica Niculescu.

Sloane Stephens, the American 18th seed, transformed a match point on Friday previous night coming back to achieve round three having a 3-6 7-6 (8-6) 8-6 over Mandy Minella and can face Svetlana Kuznetsova.

She brought 2- within the second set before a 2-hour rain delay, then the gamers came back just for fifteen minutes before another weather interruption.

Kerber wins all German fight

Angelique Kerber

Radwanska advanced into round four by beating Czech 20 year-old Katerina Siniakova 6-3 6-one in 63 minutes late on Friday evening on court three.

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova continues to be bumped out of Wimbledon within the second round.

Makarova, rated 35th on the planet, will face Barbora Strycova in round three and might have to experience Sunday, Monday and Tuesday due to the backlog of matches brought on by rain delays through the first week.

4th seed Kerber, who won her first Grand Slam in The month of january, beat fellow German Carina Witthoeft 7-6 (13-11) 6-1 on court two.

Radwanska marches on

Agineska Radwanska

Halep that has arrived at the 4th round for just the 2nd time, will face American ninth seed Madison Keys next.

The previous finalist broke serve within the sixth bet on the very first set to seize control, and cruised with the second set against a person rated 111 places below her.

The Pole made just seven unforced errors against Siniakova and can play Cibulkova within the 4th round.

Earlier Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber, third seed Agnieszka Radwanska and fifth seed Simona Halep all advanced in to the 4th round.

Halep ‘really excited’ to achieve round four

Simona Halep

There have been five breaks of serve within the opening set, which Halep won before racing right into a 4-1 second-set lead on the way to victory in 69 minutes on Center Court.

Kvitova hit 43 unforced errors as she was beaten in a single hour and 53 minutes, with what was the ultimate second-round match to become carried out the women’s draw.

She stated: “I am really excited that I’ll take part in the 4th round. It had been amazing today, I performed good tennis and I am happy I possibly could win in 2 sets.”

Venus and Serena Williams arrived at round three from the women’s doubles competition by beating Belgian pair Elise Mertens as well as an-Sophie Mestach 6-4 6-4.

Following the resumption, Kerber won two straight games to close the match and generate a 4th-round tie against Japan’s Misaki Doi.

Round two completed after rain

Timea Bacinszky

Radwanska’s 2012 Wimbledon runner-up result remains her only Grand Slam final appearance despite ending each year since 2008 within the world’s top 15 gamers.

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The Romanian, who had been a semi-finalist in 2014, beat 26th seed Nederlander player Kiki Bertens 6-4 6-3 on Center Court.

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