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Wimbledon day five: Norrie and Watson look to continue British progress

Cameron Norrie and Heather Watson will look to keep the British the momentum continues on day five as they attempt to take steps into the unknown.

Ninth seed Norrie will be last on center court against Steve Johnson while Watson will open Court One with a clash against Kaja Juvan.

The British duo will each aim to secure a first fourth-round appearance in a grand slam between Novak Djokovic’s latest challenge en route to defending their All England Club title.

Here, the PA news agency looks at Friday’s action.

order of play

British watch

UK singles players at Wimbledon in 2022 (PA Graphics)

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Murray x Williams II

Andy Murray’s doubles partnership with Serena Williams captured the imagination at 2019 Wimbledon and while they made it through week two, an exit in the round of 16 was no huge surprise.

Three years later, their respective siblings are about to bond. Jamie Murray and Venus Williams have joined forces for the mixed doubles competition and are set to start their campaign Friday night against Alicja Rosolska and Michael Venus.

Game of the day

There is a 17 year age difference between Jannik Sinner and John Isnerwho will meet on Friday for a place in the fourth round.

Both have the potential to go deep at Wimbledon and could produce a cracker on Court Two.

Earlier today, former SW19 champion Angelique Kerber will take on 24th seed Elise Mertens in another intriguing encounter.

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Wimbledon day five: Norrie and Watson look to continue British progress

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