David Goffin reaches Wimbledon quarter-finals

David Goffin reaches Wimbledon quarter-finals
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Belgian tennis player David Goffin has advanced to the Wimbledon quarter-finals, where he will face the British number 1 ranked player, Cameron Norrie.

The 39th-ranked Goffin defeated Frances Tiafoe in a mammoth 4-hour and 35-minute match to reach his second Wimbledon quarter-final.

After the game, he jokingly apologised to the players who had to follow him on the court, saying that "they probably had to warm up more than once."

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His match against Cameron Norrie will be the Belgian number one's fourth Grand Slam quarter-final appearance, having reached the French Open quarter-final in 2016, the Australian Open quarter-final in 2017, and the Wimbledon quarter-final in 2019.

Cameron Norrie, his future opponent, advanced to his first Grand Slam quarter-final by defeating Tommy Paul.

The winner will face either Italian Jannik Sinner or 6-time Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic, with Goffin able to avenge his 2019 loss against the Serb.


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