Friday, September 24

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Djokovic, Federer and teenage hope top Wimbledon bill on ‘Manic Monday’

Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer headline “Manic Monday” at Wimbledon with the two Grand Slam heavyweights looking to edge closer to a dream title showdown. World number one Djokovic, chasing a sixth Wimbledon title and record-equalling 20th major, is already halfway to becoming just the third man to complete a calendar Grand Slam. The Serb faces Cristian Garin of Chile while eight-time champion Federer takes on Italy's Lorenzo Sonego. Chilean 17th seed Cristian Garin had never previously won a main draw match at the tournament before this year. However, the 25-year-old from Santiago is in the last 16 of a major for the second consecutive Grand Slam. "It feels amazing. I didn't play a grass tournament before Wimbledon, so I was a bit out of rhythm and without any matches on...