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Wimbledon 2021: Harriet Dart and Joe Salisbury in the third round of mixed doubles

Britain’s Harriet Dart and Joe Salisbury in the third round of mixed doubles
Place: all england dates: June 28 – July 11
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Britons Harriet Dart and Joe Salisbury beat Wesley Kollhoff and Demi Shores 6-2, 1-6, 6-4 to reach the third round of the mixed doubles at Wimbledon.

The game was all tied in one set when rain ended it on Monday, and Dart and Salisbury knocked out the third-seeded in the decider on Tuesday.

Dart and Salisbury broke the Dutch duo in the third game and were able to hold serve until the end of the match.

They now face Austrian Oliver Marach and Lyudmila Kitchinok of Ukraine.

Britain’s Arthur Ferry and Tara Moore also booked their places in the third round on a largely windy day due to the weather on the outdoor courts.

The pair were 6-3 5-3 ahead of France’s Fabrice Martin and Alexa Garracci of Chile on Monday before play was suspended due to rain.

Ferry and Moore won the only match they needed to win and will next face compatriot Neil Skopsky and American partner Desira Krausek.

Top seed through, Gauff and McNally out

In the men’s doubles, top seed Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic fought from two late sets to reach the semi-finals.

The Croatian duo beat Poland’s Lucas Kubot and Brazilian Marcelo Melo 3-6, 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7-4) 6-4 in an exciting five-set match.

He will play against British Salisbury and American Rajiv Ram or Colombian duo Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah in the round of four.

American duo Coco Gauff and Katie McNally were eliminated from the women’s doubles competition in the third round after losing 7-6 (7-0), 4-6, 6-3 to Russian Veronika Kodermtova and Elena Vesnina.

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