Maria Sharapova lost her second- round match at Wimbledon as men’s sixth seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and women’s No. 2 seed Victoria Azarenka were among a record seven players who dropped out of the grass-court tournament today.
Roger Federer advanced to his eighth straight semifinal at the Australian Open, where he’ll play Novak Djokovic . Women’s top seed Caroline Wozniacki fought back to reach the final four in Melbourne for the first time.
Maria Sharapova once described herself on clay courts as a “cow on ice.” She’s mastered the surface well enough at the French Open this year to be one win from the final and a chance to complete the career Grand Slam.