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The Latest: Thiem advances to 4th round at Wimbledon

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

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8:20 p.m.

Dominic Thiem has now reached the fourth round in a fourth consecutive Grand Slam tournament, defeating Jared Donaldson of the United States 7-5, 6-4, 6-2 at Wimbledon.

The eighth-seeded Thiem won despite trailing by two games in each of the first two sets.

Thiem won the first four games of the third set, then won at love in the last game, finishing Donaldson off with a forehand volley at the net.

The 23-year-old Austrian reached the semifinals of the French Open last month, losing to eventual champion Rafael Nadal, and the fourth round of the Australian Open in January.

He had not advanced beyond the third round in three previous appearances at the All England Club.

Donaldson, ranked No. 67, was making his first appearance in the main draw at Wimbledon.

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8:15 p.m.

Roger Federer took care of one Zverev brother, and the other one could be in his Wimbledon future.

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