Play starts on Day 3 at Wimbledon

Sweden's king and Switzerland's tennis king

"I was really able to enjoy the match out there because I got off to a good start".

Serena's sister Venus also progressed into the third round, but was forced to fight back from a set down to beat Romanian qualifier Alexandra Dulgheru 4-6 6-0 6-1. She promptly reeled off 12 of the next 13 games to wrap up a 4-6, 6-0, 6-1 victory.

The women's draw suffered another seed shock as No. 2 Caroline Wozniacki fell in three sets to Russian Ekaterina Makarova 6-4, 1-6, 7-5.

Kiki Bertens grabbed a decisive break in the 18th game to beat ninth-seeded Venus Williams 6-2 6-7 (5) 8-6 and reach the fourth round at Wimbledon for the first time. After 66 minutes, Williams won 6-1, 6-4.

The Czech seventh seed was a dominant, nearly unstoppable force on Centre Court as she dispatched Azarenka 6-3, 6-3 in 72 minutes.

Milos Raonic, seeded 13th, was made to work hard against Australia's John Millman before prevailing 7-6 7-6 7-6 in two hours 38 minutes on Court Two.

The 2016 runner-up won 7-6 (4), 7-6 (4), 7-6 (4) in a match that only featured one break of serve for each player in the second set.

Roger Federer leans into his trademark backhand at Wimbledon. Federer said that he hoped to get his famous "RF" logo back from Nike "sooner than later".

The Swiss defending champion has now won 26 consecutive sets at the All England Club.

"I mean, it just gives even more props to her, honestly", said Keys, the U.S. Open runner-up past year and a French Open semifinalist last month.

"I felt good, less nervous than in the first round", Federer said.

"Then you're like, "No, maybe not". From a commercial perspective, that's his business". Only No. 1 Simona Halep, who plays her third-round match Saturday, and No. 7 Karolina Pliskova, a 3-6, 7-6 (3), 6-1 victor against No. 29 Mihaela Buzarnescu - are still around from the top 10.

When she arrived at Wimbledon this year, Williams took her 10-month-old baby onto the Centre Court. Swan, ranked 204th, was given a wild-card entry to the tournament. It's been a lot of change in the last 15 years, no doubt about it.

Day 3 at Wimbledon was prematurely ended by rain.

With the draw opening up in her favour, Williams is widely expected to make history with a first Grand Slam title since the birth of her daughter Olympia in Sept previous year.

No.10 Madison Keys vs.

Commenting after the victory, Federer admitted to the BBC that he "played very well".

It is not quite the end for Roger Federer and Serena Williams on the lawns of Wimbledon - how could it be when both remain pre-eminent? - but there is this year the sense of an ending. He now faces Jan-Lennard Struff in a rematch of their 2nd round meeting in the Australian Open this year.



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