All England Club Braces for Busy Day of Tennis at Wimbledon

Czech Republic's Tomas Berdych casts a shadow as he serves to Austria's Dominic Thiem during their Men's Singles Match on day seven at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Monday, July 10, 2017. Photo: AP/Alastair Grant
Czech Republic's Tomas Berdych casts a shadow as he serves to Austria's Dominic Thiem during their Men's Singles Match on day seven at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Monday, July 10, 2017.

July 10, 2017 11:58 AM

The second Monday at Wimbledon is, arguably, the busiest day in tennis.

All 16 fourth-round matches at the All England Club are played on the same day, a schedule that will produce all eight male and all eight female quarterfinalists.

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Venus Williams, a five-time Wimbledon champion playing for the 20th time at the grass-court major, will be first on Centre Court against 19-year-old Ana Konjuh.

Andy Murray will be second in the main stadium, followed by Roger Federer.

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On No. 1 Court, Johanna Konta will be up first, followed by Rafael Nadal. Novak Djokovic is third.

The remaining fourth-round matches will be played on the other show courts at the All England Club.

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