Milos Raonic became the first Canadian man to reach a Grand Slam final at Wimbledon on Friday when he stunned punch drunk seven-time champion Roger Federer in a titanic five-set struggle.
Angelique Kerber has revealed advice from Steffi Graf has inspired her challenge to become the first German woman to win Wimbledon for 20 years.
Roger Federer admitted he was surprised to be still standing at Wimbledon after sealing a place in a record-equaling 11th semi-final with an epic 6-7 (4/7), 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (11/9), 6-3 victory over Marin Cilic on Wednesday.
His lead slipping away, Andy Murray needed a little something extra to keep him going in the fifth set.
Roger Federer and Andy Murray are closing in on another Wimbledon final. Federer, a seven-time champion from Switzerland, is 34 and still looking to make history at the All England Club by winning a record eighth title.
Cruising into the quarterfinals without the loss of a set, Roger Federer is making it look easy as he chases a record eighth Wimbledon title. Serena Williams, meanwhile, is picking up momentum as she goes for a seventh championship at the All England Club.
Serena Williams earned a decent day's rest on the middle Sunday at Wimbledon, while Jo-Wilfried Tsonga had to work overtime --19-17 in the fifth set -- in another marathon involving John Isner.
Two-time defending champion Novak Djokovic was sent crashing out of Wimbledon by big-serving Sam Querrey on Saturday, shattering his dreams of securing the first calendar Grand Slam in 47 years.
Down a break in the final set and one point away from falling behind 3-0, Serena Williams refused to buckle on Center Court.
Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer can take a step closer to a Wimbledon semifinal duel when they battle for places in the last-16 Friday.