Juan Martin del Potro powered through to only his second Wimbledon quarter-final after beating Gilles Simon.
Del Potro was forced to finish his last-16 match against Gilles Simon on Tuesday because of fading light on Monday, but said afterwards he felt he would be in a "good condition".
But that third-round fixture was a natural, with a three-time champion playing the British No 1. I served well when I needed to.
World No. 130 Gulbis came through qualifying and shocked 4th seeded German Alexander Zverev in the 3rd round.
"I guess there are other factors that play in".
Del Potro went on to the semi-finals at Wimbledon five years ago and it took Novak Djokovic to halt him in a five-set epic played out over four and a half hours.
So, with two quarter-finals being played on Centre Court and two on Court One, something has got to give.
Elsewhere, Milos Raonic beat Mackenzie McDonald in four sets to reach the quarter-finals for the third year in a row. So, too, is 19-year-old Denis Shapovalov of Canada.
The Wimbledon defending champion overhit a backhand during his rather one-sided win in the fourth round over Adrian Mannarino.
Asked if it was a flawless display, Serena admitted she is never satisfied.
"It's always like a big war for me", said Nishikori on facing Djokovic.
"This is only my fourth tournament back", Williams said.
Garbine Muguruza, Maria Sharapova, Simona Halep, Petra Kvitova, Venus Williams, Caroline Wozniacki and Sloane Stephens have all been eliminated already.
The second seed defeated Jiri Vesely 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 on Centre Court.
Rafael Nadal is in the quarterfinals at Wimbledon for the first time since 2011.
Bertens, who was contemplating retirement previous year after losing her enthusiasm for the sport, is the first Dutch woman to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals since Michaella Krajicek in 2007.
Jelena Ostapenko became the first Latvian woman to reach a Wimbledon semifinal with a 7-5, 6-4 victory over Dominika Cibulkova.
So it's no wonder that Tsisipas, now 19 and one of the game's emerging stars, made a point of rewatching Federer's 2001 match against Sampras last week, the night before making his debut in Wimbledon's main draw.
"I will try to hold my service games most of the time".
"It was ridiculous what happened there".
"I'm more concerned the World Cup final will have issues because the Wimbledon final is going on", said the eight-time champion after seeing off France's Adrian Mannarino in straight sets on Monday. "After she was complaining, they were talking in Chinese, whatever language". "I can only take positives out of this Grand Slam".
"Like past year, I received the information that they can't reschedule my match on the other court because of the tickets that are presold. I probably won't have another 6-0 set this week, so I'll enjoy this one".
As the CDU and CSU parties hunkered down in Berlin and Munich, leaders on both sides sought to clarify what was a stake. To save her coalition, Merkel agreed to build transit camps for refugees trying to cross into Germany from Austria .
Always one to pride himself on efficiency, James shot 54.2 percent from the field and 36.7 percent from three-point range. According to ESPN , James declined a $35.6 million player option for the 2018-19 season to test the open market.
Rondo averaged 8.3 points and 8.2 assists in helping lead the Pelicans to the Western Conference semifinals last season. However, with a minimum of effort, the Lakers could have a max deal available to lure top-tier free agents next summer.
It didn't seem to rattle the team, though, as Spain outplayed Portugal but ended in a 3-3 draw because of Ronaldo's hat trick. Neither team is expected to play expansive soccer, and Morocco likely will bunker in for large parts of the game.
Assad aims to recapture Syria's entire southwest including the frontiers with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and Jordan. Tens of thousands of Syrians have fled the fighting in the region toward Jordan's border.
The nine-track album " Everything Is Love " dropped Saturday on the Tidal music streaming service that Jay-Z partially owns. Blue Ivy ends the song "BOSS" with a shout-out to her 1-year-old brother and sister, Rumi and Sir.
Anthony Kennedy's retirement next month will give Trump an opportunity to shift the balance of the Supreme Court to the right. Trump was asked Friday if he plans to ask potential nominees their views on abortion rights and Roe v.
President Donald Trump pumps his fist as he leaves a meeting Monday in the East Room of the White House in Washington. China doesn't import enough goods from the U.S.to match the scale of Trump's proposal but could adopt other methods.
She has also rejected her minister's threat in a bid to reaffirm that she holds the reins when it comes to government policies. It threatens to topple the government and potentially end the political career of Chancellor Angela Merkel .
It’s on: US, China tariffs take effect in new trade war
Gao said China would not bow to threats or blackmail and would have to fight back if the USA went ahead and imposed the tariffs . Part of his plan is to radically change how United States trade deals work and to focus on protecting the domestic economy.
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Indeed, Argentinian journalist Fernando Niembro has even accused the captain of taking over squad selection duties from Sampaoli. Modric has been one of the tournament's most outstanding players and was sublime in Croatia's 3-0 win over Argentina.
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The 20-year-old guard averaged 12.9 points, 4.8 assists and 2.7 steals per game this year in France's LNB Pro A league. The Dallas Mavericks looked all the way to Slovenia for the player they hope can be their next European superstar.
German, French leaders propose Eurozone budget
Rome's government said the Lifeline disobeyed Italian coast guard orders to let the Libyan coast guard to rescue the migrants. The issue of migration was thrust to the forefront of the European Union agenda after Italy turned away the Aquarius.
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Xhaka curled the ball through traffic to tie the game at 1-1, and Ivanovic suddenly became a very unpopular man on social media. One sub-plot to watch out for could be the Serbian fans' treatment of Switzerland's three players with links to Kosovo.