TENNIS

Wimbledon 2022: What Djokovic, Kyrgios and Nadal could show us in week two

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WIMBLEDON, England — After the first round of Wimbledon 2022, neither Venus nor Serena Williams could be found in the women’s singles draw. For the first time since the 1990s, Roger Federer was not in the men’s draw.

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The world’s No.1 and No.2 ranked players, Daniil Medvedev and Alexander Zverev aren’t there either. (The latter is injured. The former is from Russia, a nation not well received at these championships due to the country’s invasion of Ukraine, which led to the ATP and WTA tours taking ranking points away from the event. Top-ranked Iga Swiatek didn’t last the week as her 37-game winning streak was snapped in the third round. Coco Gauff and Emma Raducanu also missed out.

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