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Wimbledon at a glance

Wimbledon at a glance

A look at Wimbledon on Monday:
Weather: Brief rain, high of 87 degrees F (31 C).
Roof: The new retractable roof on Centre Court was closed during play for the first time in tournament history.
Attendance: 44,478, an increase of 3,526 from the second Monday in 2008.
Men's Fourth Round: No. 2 Roger Federer beat No. 13 Robin Soderling, No. 3 Andy Murray beat No. 19 Stanislas Wawrinka, No. 4 Novak Djokovic beat Dudi Sela, No. 6 Andy Roddick beat No. 20 Tomas Berdych, No. 22 Ivo Karlovic beat No. 7 Fernando Verdasco, No. 24 Tommy Haas beat No. 29 Igor Andreev, Juan Carlos Ferrero beat No. 8 Gilles Simon, Lleyton Hewitt beat No. 23 Radek Stepanek.
Women's Fourth Round: No. 1 Dinara Safina beat No. 17 Amelie Mauresmo, No. 2 Serena Williams beat Daniela Hantuchova, No. 3 Venus Williams beat No. 13 Ana Ivanovic (retired with an injury while trailing), No. 4 Elena Dementieva beat Elena Vesnina, No. 8 Victoria Azarenka beat No. 10 Nadia Petrova, Sabine Lisicki beat No. 9 Caroline Wozniacki, No. 11 Agnieszka Radwanska beat Melanie Oudin, Francesca Schiavone beat No. 26 Virginie Razzano.
Stat of the Day: 10:39 p.m. _ The time Murray's five-set victory over Wawrinka finished, more than an hour later than anyone ever had played on Centre Court.
Quote of the Day: "They have a pretty good little weather system forecast thingy down in the magic little office down there. ... If you have a roof, I think you use it. Otherwise, you're waiting around, and what's the roof for?" _ Roddick, asked whether the Centre Court roof was closed unnecessarily Monday.
On Court Tuesday: Safina vs. Lisicki, Serena Williams vs. Azarenka, Venus Williams vs. Radwanska, Dementieva vs. Schiavone in the women's quarterfinals.
Tuesday's Forecast: Sunny, with a high of 86 degrees (30 C).
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