Serena Williams Defeats Shvedova to Reach Wimbledon Quarterfinal

Four-time Wimbledon singles champion Serena Williams got past Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan to reach the quarterfinals of the grass court tennis tournament in London.

The 30-year-old American won 6-1, 2-6, 7-5. The pair continued even after most other matches were suspended because of a steady rain.

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