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Kontaveit drops out of Wimbledon as Djokovic heads to class for second season – SABC News

Estonian women’s Anett Kontaveit has withdrawn from the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in the second round. World number 97 Jule Niemeier of Germany promoted Kontaveit in straight sets, 6-4 and 6-love in a matter of hours.

Currently, the third seed of Casper Ruud of Norway is the most lethal on the third day, and goes out in round two. Ruud, this year’s French Open runner-up Frenchman Ugo Humbert donated only one hundred and twelve in the world.

The Norwegian was a bold addition after finishing work with Roland Garros and took the first set well. But Humbert, who reached the 16th round of his debut at Wimbledon in 2019, fought a tough fight in the first round.

Finding his size, he snatched the game from his opponent in the third and fourth shots with 53 wins and Ruud’s 21 to win 3-6, 6-2, 7-5, and 6-4. .

Top seed and winner, Novak Djokovic handed the grass court class in its second round against Thanasi Kokkinakis of Australia. The Serbs needed just two hours to send the Australians hard, 6-1, 6-4, and 6-2.

Twelve seed Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia defeated Yanina Wickmayer in the third round. Ostapenko, who scored in the semi-finals in 2018 and runner-up in Eastbourne last week, recorded a 6-2, 6-2 victory in the Belgian tournament.

Kontaveit drops out of Wimbledon as Djokovic heads to class for second season – SABC News

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