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Roger Federer received 37 of 40 first-serve factors and stretched his Wimbledon successful streak to 29 units in a 6-3, 7-5, 6-2 third-round victory over 64th-ranked Jan-Lennard Struff of Germany.

A 12 months in the past, Federer grew to become the primary man since Bjorn Borg in 1976 to win the title with out dropping a set.

Federer’s greatest run on the All England Club is 35 consecutive units, from 2005 to 2006.

The eight-time champion and No. 1 seed subsequent faces 22nd-seeded Adrian Mannarino of France, who beat Daniil Medvedev 6-4, 6-3, 4-6, 5-7, 6-3.

Ninth-seeded John Isner of the U.S. reached Wimbledon’s fourth spherical for the primary time, beating 98th-ranked Radu Albot of Moldova 6-3, 6-3, 6-4.

Isner hit 21 aces and by no means confronted a break level.

This is his 10th look on the All England Club; he had reached the third spherical three different occasions and misplaced at that stage.

Isner will face No. 31 Stefanos Tsitsipas for a quarterfinal berth.

Canadian Milos Raonic is at present in motion in opposition to World No. 171 Dennis Novak. They are tied 5-5 within the first set.

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