Wimbledon glance


Wimbledon

The Associated Press

A look at Wimbledon on Friday:

• Weather: Mostly sunny. High of 79 degrees.

• Men’s semifinals results: No. 1 Novak Djokovic beat No. 8 Juan Martin del Potro, 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-7 (6), 6-3; No. 2 Andy Murray beat No. 24 Jerzy Janowicz, 6-7 (2), 6-4, 6-4, 6-3.

Stat of the Day: 4 hours, 43 minutes — Length of the Djokovic-del Potro semifinal, the longest semifinal in Wimbledon history.

• Quote of the Day: “I don’t know if the rest of the players can play like us today.” — Del Potro on the high level of play in his marathon loss to Djokovic.

• Women’s final today: No. 15 Marion Bartoli vs. No. 23 Sabine Lisicki.

Saturday’s Forecast: Partly cloudy. High of 81 degrees.

• Men’s final Sunday: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. No. 2 Andy Murray.

Online: http://www.wimbledon.com

 

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