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Wimbledon day 9 recap: withdrawals and Federer

Wimbledon day 9 recap: withdrawals and Federer

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by Lorenzo Ciotti

Roger Federer is the last Fab Four remaining at Wimbledon 2017. Andy Murray was defeated in five sets by Sam Querrey, while Novak Djokovic withdrew in the second set of the match against Tomas Berdych, for an arm problem.

The last semi-finalist is Marin Cilic. Karolina Pliskova is the new women's world no. 1. Here are her first statements: "Being the number one is a great responsibility for me. I am aware of this and I promise I will do my best to not disappoint.

I hope I will be successful, and I would like to thank my family once again. My team and the people closest to me. Without you I would not be where I am." Toni Nadal against Wimbledon: "Wimbledon wants to be the best tournament in the world, but sometimes it does like a little tournaments, favoring other tennis players more than it can.

At Roland Garros for example, Nadal is almost always the favorite but he does not always play on the Central Court. But this is not an excuse and is not the right time to talk about it." Justine Henin talked about Serena Williams: "We could have so many surprises when Serena comes back after having a son, of course, it will not be easy, but when she wants something, she usually does it.

I'm very curious, I can not wait to see her. It can certainly be done, maybe she is the only one that can do it. " Tomorrow the two semi-finals of women's singles. ALSO READ: Wimbledon Day 8 recap: rain, number one and - - .

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