Wimbledon at a glance
A brief look at Wimbledon on Wednesday:
Weather: — Cloudy with afternoon showers, three rain delays and a high of 72 degrees.
Attendance: — 33,703. Last year: 35,911.
Men’s Quarterfinals: — No. 1 Roger Federer beat No. 7 Lleyton Hewitt; No. 2 Andy Roddick beat No. 12 Sjeng Schalken; Mario Ancic beat No. 5 Tim Henman; No. 10 Sebastien Grosjean beat Florian Mayer.
Women’s Quarterfinals: — No. 1 Serena Williams beat No. 7 Jennifer Capriati; No. 4 Amelie Mauresmo beat No. 9 Paola Suarez.
Stat of the Day: — 70 for 70. Roger Federer’s success holding serve in the tournament until he was broken in the fourth set of his victory over Lleyton Hewitt.
Quote of the Day: — “I don’t know what’s in the water in Croatia, but it seems like every player is over 7 feet tall.”
— Andy Roddick’s slight exaggeration about his next opponent and Goran Ivanisevic’s protege, 6-foot-5 Mario Ancic.
Today’s TV: ESPN, 8 a.m.-noon EDT; NBC, noon to 5 p.m., all time zones.