Ana Konjuh & Marin Čilić Storm into Wimbledon 3rd Round – Pavić & Vekić Hoping to Join Them
- by croatiaweek
- in Sport
Ante Pavić will be hoping to overcome 19th seed Feliciano Lopez of Spain, whilst Donna Vekić faces Russian Vera Zvonareva today in the second round at Wimbledon….
If the pair can manage victories, then they will join fellow Croatians Marin Čilić and teenage sensation Ana Konjuh in the 3rd round of the seasons third Grand Slam at the All England Club. 16-year-old Konjuh, playing in just her second Grand Slam, caused another upset yesterday, beating Belgian Yanina Wickmayer convincingly 4:6, 6:2, 6:2. The Dubrovnik-born teen now faces the tough Caroline Wozniacki in the 3rd round.
Meanwhile, Čilić has beaten Austrian Andreas Haider-Maurer 3:6, 6:1, 6:4, 6:4, and will meet Jan Berdych in the third round.