/The Latest: Courts at Wimbledon are just fine, club says

The Latest: Courts at Wimbledon are just fine, club says

LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):


4:50 p.m.

CoCo Vandeweghe advanced to the fourth round at Wimbledon for the third consecutive year with a 6-2, 6-4 victory over Alison Riske.

The No. 24-seeded Vandeweghe had 23 winners, compared to Riske’s five.

The 25-year-old Vandeweghe reached the semifinals of the Australian Open, where she lost to runner-up Venus Williams. She lost in the opening round of the French Open.

Riske, who is 27, reached the third round for the third time in her seven appearances in the main draw.


4:45 p.m.

Neil Stubley, the head of courts and horticulture at the All England Club, says measurements taken throughout Wimbledon’s first week show the grass courts are as healthy as they have been in recent years.

A number of players have been concerned about the court condition over the opening week, including Kristina Mladenovic of France and Alison Riske of the United States, who each…

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