Wimbledon Gallery: The First Week Wraps Up
Zheng Jie pushed Serena Williams to the limits as the second week line-up was set.
Published July 01, 2012 12:00
Serena Williams took the court for a third round rematch of her 2008 semifinal with Zheng Jie.
Unlike that one it didn't end in straight sets - Serena Williams pulled out a 67(5) 62 97 victory.
Zheng Jie won the hearts of the Centre Court crowd and continues to rise back towards the Top 20.
Petra Kvitova's win over Varvara Lepchenko was anything but nail-biting - she cruised, 61 60.
Julia Goerges was trying to reach her first Wimbledon second week but fell to Ana Ivanovic, 36 63 64.
Ana Ivanovic hasn't reached the quarterfinals of any Grand Slam since winning the 2008 French Open.
Victoria Azarenka continued to move quietly through the draw with a 63 63 win over Jana Cepelova.
Victoria Azarenka won her first 26 matches of the season but hasn't won a title since Indian Wells.
Tamira Paszek extended her grass court winning streak to eight matches by defeating Yanina Wickmayer.
Yanina Wickmayer served for the match in the third set but fell to Tamira Paszek, 26 76(4) 75.
Kim Clijsters and Laura Robson took part in a kids clinic on a day off from matches on Saturday.
Kim Clijsters is playing her last Wimbledon - it's the only Grand Slam she hasn't made the final of.