Nine Grand Slam champions line-up on Wimbledon`s manic Monday with places in the quarter-finals at stake and most interest centred on the latest chapter in the three-decade long Williams sisters story.
With her heart racing as she stood two points from defeat in her third round match at Wimbledon, Serena Williams looked in serious danger of missing out on a 26th on-court date with older sister Venus.
Leander Paes and Martina Hingis eased into the mixed doubles pre-quarterfinals of the Wimbledon championships but it was curtains for Rohan Bopanna and his Spanish partner Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez, here.
Serena and Venus Williams will clash at Wimbledon for the first time in six years on Monday, but the sisters` ferocious appetite for success suggests it might be premature to bill it as an emotional final fling.
Tennis titans Serena and Venus Williams clash in the Wimbledon last 16 on Monday, while Maria Sharapova and Caroline Wozniacki will fancy their title chances as two of the four top 10 players still standing.