Wimbledon at a glance

The Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- A look at Wimbledon on Thursday:

Weather: Partly cloudy, rain in the evening. High of 66 degrees (19 Celsius).

Men's Seeded Winners: No. 2 Rafael Nadal, No. 4 Roger Federer, No. 5 Stan Wawrinka, No. 8 Milos Raonic, No. 9 John Isner, No. 10 Kei Nishikori, No. 14 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, No. 23 Tommy Robredo.

Men's Seeded Losers: No. 13 Richard Gasquet, No 22 Philipp Kohlschreiber, No. 24 Gael Monfils.

Women's Seeded Winners: No. 1 Serena Williams, No. 5 Maria Sharapova, No. 9 Angelique Kerber, No. 11 Ana Ivanovic, No 13. Eugenie Bouchard, No. 19 Sabine Lisicki, No. 20 Andrea Petkovic, No. 24 Kirsten Flipkens, No. 25 Alize Cornet.

Women's Seeded Losers: No. 15 Carla Suarez Navarro, No. 31, Klara Koukalova.

Stat of the Day: 44, 5 - winners, unforced errors for Roger Federer in his 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 victory over Gilles Muller.

Quote of the Day: ''I was devastated. But there's always paper, rock, scissors to break a tie. That's how I always break ties.'' - Serena Williams, on her feelings after the US soccer team's 2-2 draw with Portugal at the World Cup.

On Court Friday: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. Gilles Simon, No. 3 Andy Murray vs. Roberto Bautista Agut, No. 6 Tomas Berdych vs. Marin Cilic; No. 2 Li Na vs. Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, No. 3 Simona Halep vs. Lesia Tsurenko, No. 4 Agnieszka Radwanska vs. Michelle Larcher De Brito.

Friday's Forecast: Cloudy with outbreaks of heavy rain, with a high of 64 degrees (18 Celsius).


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