Wimbledon 2014, Day 4: Top matches to look out for on Thursday, 26th June

The Day Four of the Wimbledon Championships will see the top seeds yearning to advance in the next round of Wimbledon Championship. In the Men category, it will be the likes of Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Milos Raonic and John Isner who will fight out in order to surge ahead for the Wimbledon title. Whereas the Women category will see top-seed Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova, and Simona Halep among others playing on the lush green courts at the All-England Club on Day Four.

After securing wins in their first round match ups, players would ensure that they sail through in the next round. Complacency and some bad luck went against seventh seed David Ferrer on Day Three as he was defeated by a 23-year-old Russian Andrey Kuznetsov, who sailed through in the third round. Is there any upset on the cards, today?

Day 4 will also mark the beginning of Indian diaspora on Tennis’ grandest stage (Wimbledon). Leander Paes along with Czech partner Radek Stepanek will begin their Doubles stint in the tournament. The vibrant Indo-Pak duo of eighth seed Rohan Bopanna and Aisam Qureshi will also began their Wimbledon run today. Other big-name players who will also play in Men’s Double’s category are top-seed Bryan Brothers (USA). The Women category’s top seed duo of Su-Wei Hsieh and Shuai Peng will also have their matches today.

Take a look at some of the important matches scheduled for Day 4:

Men’s Singles Second Round

1. [2] Rafael Nadal (ESP) vs. Lukas Rosol (CZE) 5:30 pm

2. [4] Roger Federer (SUI) vs. Gilles Muller (LUX) 5:30 pm

3. [8] Milos Raonic (CAN) vs. Jack Sock (USA) 4:00 pm

4. [9] John Isner (USA) vs. Jarkko Nieminen (FIN) 4:00 pm

5. [14] Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) vs. Sam Querrey (USA) 4:00 pm – To Finish

Ladies’ Singles Second Round

1. [9] Angelique Kerber (GER) vs. Heather Watson (GBR) 5:30 pm

2. [1] Serena Williams (USA) vs. Chanelle Scheepers (RSA) 5:30 pm

3. [11] Ana Ivanovic (SRB) vs. Jie Zheng (CHN) 4:00 pm

4. [3] Simona Halep (ROU) vs. Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) 4:00 pm

Ladies’ Doubles First Round

1. [1] Su-Wei Hsieh (TPE), Shuai Peng (CHN) vs. Darija Jurak (CRO), Megan Moulton-Levy (USA) – 4:00 pm

Men’s Doubles First Round

1.      [1] Bryan Brothers (USA) vs. Matthew Ebden &Samuel Groth (AUS) – 4:00 pm

2.      [5] Leander Paes (IND), Radek Stepanek (CZE) vs. Mariusz Fyrstenberg (POL), Rajeev Ram (USA) – 4:00 pm

3.      [8] Rohan Bopanna (IND), Aisam Qureshi (PAK) [8] vs. Frantisek Cermak (CZE), Mikhail Elgin (RUS) – 4:00 pm

 

Complete Schedule for Wimbledon Championships 2014