Wimbledon live in the ticker: Angelique Kerber fights for the round of 16, Oscar Otte in a duel with Carlos Alcaraz

In a duel with his compatriot, Djokovic wants to take the next step on the way to his seventh title at Wimbledon. The 35-year-old is still considered a top favourite. After the duel between Diane Parry and Ons Jabeur (from 2:30 p.m.), Djokovic intervened.

In the other places, the focus is on the German professionals. Kerber and Otte heat up Court No. 1 in their duels.

Around the same time as Kerber, Tatjana Maria starts the third round (from around 3:30 p.m.). In the second game on court no. 2, the 34-year-old meets Maria Sakkari, fifth in the world rankings.


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For Jule Niemeier, on the other hand, the Wimbledon fairy tale continues. The 22-year-old defeated the Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko in three sets 6: 4, 3: 6, 6: 3 on Friday. The day before she reached the second round in doubles together with Andrea Petkovic. accompanies the fifth day of competition in Wimbledon in the live ticker.

The most important matches of the day:

  • Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) – Jule Niemeier (GER) 6:4, 3:6, 6:3 | To the report
  • Angelique Kerber (GER/15) – Elise Mertens (BEL/24)
  • Oscar Otte (GER/32) – Carlos Alcaraz (ESP/5)
  • Novak Djokovic (SRB / 19 – Miomir Kecmanovic (SRB / 25)
  • Maria Sakkari (GRE / 5)- Tatjana Maria (GER)
  • Jannik Sinner (ITA/10) – John Isner (USA)

Wimbledon live: The wait for Kerber and Co. begins

In the meantime, the game is also running on Court No. 1, Heather Watson serves against Kaja Juvan. After the game, Angelique Kerber intervened. Tatjana Maria starts earlier on Court No. 2. Frances Tiafoe defeated Alexander Bublik 3: 6, 7: 6 (7.1), 7: 6 (7: 3), 6: 4. In the next game, Maria meets Maria Sakkari, fifth in the world rankings (from around 3:30 p.m.). The match is live scoring here.

INFO – Niemeier wrestles Tsurenko down

With a work victory in the round of 16: Wimbledon debutant Jule Niemeier mastered the next hurdle in the All England Club after her surprise success on Wednesday. Not everything went according to plan in the 6: 4, 3: 6, 6: 3 against the tough Lesia Tsurenko from Ukraine, but Niemeier fought his way into the match and after 2:04 hours into the next round. Here is the match report.

INFO – Niemeier makes the second sentence

0: 3 behind, catching up to 3: 3 – and then Niemeier gives the sentence. It’s the game of breaks, both Tsurenko and Niemeier give away too many service games. The 22-year-old is too error-prone today, especially on the first serve. In total, the German has already made nine double mistakes. Tsurenko takes the chance and equalizes to make it 1-1 in sets.

INFO – ups and downs for Niemeier

The beginning of the second set is strongly reminiscent of the initial phase of the match. Significant is the point at 0:40, when Niemeier puts the ball out to the right without pressure from the opponent. A double mistake by the 22-year-old ends the game and seals the next break for Tsurenko – 1-0 in the second set for the Ukrainian.

INFO – How changed: Niemeier cools Tsurenko

What a turning point! Niemeier gets three breaks in a row, leaving Tsurenko no room to breathe. The German became more and more courageous and set the tone at times. Although she also had to give up a service game and fend off another breakball against herself – in the end there was a deserved 6: 4 after the first set.

INFO – Poor start for Niemeier

Niemeier hasn’t really been able to gain a foothold against Tsurenko so far, and she also relinquishes her first two service games directly to the Ukrainian. But the 22-year-old remembers her strengths (possibly also with her coup against Anett Kontaveit in mind) and manages the rebreak to 1: 3 in the meantime. Afterwards she gets through her third service without errors and shortens to 2:3.

INFO – Welcome

On the fifth day of Wimbledon competition, follows the action on the sacred lawn of London in the live ticker. From around 3 p.m. we start with the game between Angelique Kerber and Elise Mertens. Previously, Jule Niemeier faced the Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko. Of course we will keep you up to date with updates on the most important matches of the day. Christoph Niederkofler is there for you live at the keys. Have fun!

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