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Wimbledon Lookahead: Zverev tries to join exclusive group

Alexander Zverev in action during his match with Novak Djokovic during day four of The Boodles at Stoke Park, near Stoke Poges, England, Friday June 26, 2015. (Mike Egerton/PA via AP)  UNITED KINGDOM OUT  NO SALES  NO ARCHIVE

LONDON (AP) — Since 2006, only five teenagers have managed to reach the men’s third round at Wimbledon — and three of them went on to become Grand Slam champions: Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Marin Cilic.

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Goosen qualifies for British Open

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Two-time U.S. Open champion Retief Goosen made birdie on the first playoff hole to qualify for the British Open.

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The Latest: NHL star Henrik Lundqvist gets Royal Box invite

Sam Querrey of the United States returns a ball to Igor Sijsling of the Netherlands during the men's singles first round match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Tuesday June 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

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

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Kvitova opens Wimbledon defense with 6-1, 6-0 win

Eugenie Bouchard of Canada leaves the court after losing to Ying-Ying Duan of China in the singles first round match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Tuesday June 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

LONDON (AP) — A year ago at Wimbledon, Eugenie Bouchard and Simona Halep met in a semifinal showcasing two of tennis’ up-and-coming stars.

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Williams sisters pull out of doubles at Wimbledon

Serena Williams of the United States plays a return to Margarita Gasparyan of Russia during their women's singles first round match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Monday June 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

LONDON (AP) — Serena and Venus Williams have pulled out of women’s doubles at Wimbledon.

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