first_imgSerena Williams defeated Julia Goerges at Wimbledon for the second year in a row.The seven-time champion overcame the 18th-seeded German 6-3, 6-4 on No. 1 Court. Williams beat Goerges in straight sets in the semifinals at the All England Club last year before losing to Angelique Kerber in the final.The 11th-seeded Williams will next play Carla Suarez Navarro on Monday in the fourth round.Top-seeded Ashleigh Barty also advanced, beating Harriet Dart 6-1, 6-1 on Centre Court. The Australian will next face another unseeded player on Monday, Alison Riske of the United States.Alison Riske of the United States earned a debut appearance in Wimbledon’s fourth round with a 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 victory over No. 13 seed Belinda Bencic of Switzerland.Two-time champion Petra Kvitova also advanced inot the second week of Wimbledon for the first time since 2014.The sixth-seeded Kvitova beat Magda Linette of Poland 6-3, 6-2 to reach the fourth round. It’s the first time she’s made it that far at the All England Club since winning her second title five years ago. She lost in the first round in 2018 and in the second round the previous two years.Also Read | Wimbledon 2019: Kei Nishikori earns 400th career winAlso Read | Wimbledon 2019: Novak Djokovic advances after dropping a set, Kevin Anderson crashes outAlso Seelast_img

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