Tennis-Wimbledon day one


Tennis - Wimbledon - All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain - June 27, 2022 Court staff adjust the height of the net before the start of play REUTERS/Toby Melville

LONDON (Reuters) - Highlights on day one of the Wimbledon tennis championships on Monday (all times GMT):

1633 DAVIDOVICH FOKINA SENDS HURKACZ PACKING

Alejandro Davidovich Fokina stunned seventh seed Hubert Hurkacz, a semi-finalist last year, 7-6(4) 6-4 5-7 2-6 7-6(8) to secure his first win at Wimbledon on his second appearance.

Joining the Spaniard in the next round was third seed Casper Ruud, who beat Albert Ramos-Vinolas 7-6(1) 7-6(9) 6-2.

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Rusty Djokovic sees off Korean Kwon to advance

Jabeur crushes Bjorklund to reach Wimbledon second round

Medvedev still swinging on grass in golf game with Schweinsteiger

Confident Jabeur sets sights on top ranking

Britain's Norrie eases through after rain delay

Britain's Burrage plays Wimbledon Good Samaritan before early exit

Fit-again Murray full of belief ahead of Wimbledon.

Tsitsipas says he proved doubters wrong with first grasscourt crown

Wimbledon favourite Swiatek says still figuring out grass.

Wimbledon doesn't care what looks cool, says Kyrgios on strict dress code

Nadal missing old sparring partner Federer on Wimbledon return

Wimbledon order of play on Monday

1510 HOLDER DJOKOVIC GETS PAST KWON

Defending champion Novak Djokovic beat South Korea's Kwon Soon-woo 6-3 3-6 6-3 6-4 on Centre Court for his 80th match win at Wimbledon, which made the Serb the first player to record 80 singles victories at all four Grand Slams.

Briton Cameron Norrie, the ninth seed, beat Pablo Andujar 6-0 7-6(3) 6-3.

1355 RAIN HALTS PLAY ON OUTSIDE COURTS AGAIN

Play was suspended on the outside courts due to rain as action continued under the closed roofs on Centre Court and Court One.

1303 JABEUR SAILS INTO SECOND ROUND

Third seed Ons Jabeur powered past Mirjam Bjorklund 6-1 6-3. The Tunisian, a quarter-finalist last year, showed no signs of being hampered by the knee injury that forced her out of the Eastbourne tune-up event.

1212 PLAY RESUMES AFTER RAIN DELAY

Play got underway again following a suspension due to rain.

1008 PLAY UNDERWAY

Play began under cloudy skies at Wimbledon, with the temperature hovering around 19 degrees Celsius (66.2 degrees Fahrenheit).

(Reporting by Hritika Sharma and Shrivathsa Sridhar in Bengaluru, Editing by Ed Osmond)

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