We take a look at the British stars still competing in men’s and women’s singles at Wimbledon 2022.
We are now approaching the end of business for the men’s and women’s singles tournaments at Wimbledon.
In the men’s category, many hopefuls are still fighting for the Grand Slam title, including favorite Novak Djokovic.
But we’ve seen a string of upsets and high-profile exits, with both Emma Raducanu and Andy Murray succumbing to defeats earlier this week.
A number of outsiders are still in contention at this point, including rivals flying the flag for Great Britain.
With that in mind, we’ve compiled the current state of play as we wait for the Wimbledon 2022 winner to be announced.
The rest of the men’s players
Cameron Norrie is the last Brit to advance to the round of 16 at Wimbledon 2022.
The South African-born left-hander defeated Pablo Andújar in the first round and Jaume Munar in the second before meeting American Steve Johnson in round three.
After suffering a scare against Munar, he returned to his best form to win over Johnson in straight sets 6-4, 6-1, 6-0 for a dominant win.
He now meets number 30 seed Tommy Paul in the round of 16.
Defending champion Novak Djokovic is also through and meets Tim van Rijthoven, while Rafael Nadal meets Botic van de Zandschulp.
Round of 16 Men’s Matchups
Here are all the round of 16 matches in the men’s singles tournament:
- D Goffin vs F Tiafoe
- C. Norrie vs. T. Paul
- J.Sinner vs. C.Alcaraz Garfia
- N Djokovic vs T van Rijthoven
- B. van de Zandschulp vs. R. Nadal
- C. Garin vs. A. de Minaur
- J. Kübler vs. T. Fritz
- B. Nakashima vs. N. Kyrgios
The rest of the players
As with the men, there is only one Brit among the women and that is Heather Watson.
The 30-year-old made it to the round of 16, losing just one set.
She beat Tamara Korpatsch in the first round and Wang Qiang in the second before facing Kaja Juvan in the third round.
Watson triumphed 7-6, 6-2 in that match to set up her next game against Germany’s Jule Niemeier.
One of the biggest shocks of the tournament came on Saturday when women’s No. 1 Iga Świątek was eliminated by Alizé Cornet.
This means that third-seeded Ons Jabeur is the top-ranked remaining player in the women’s section and will face Elise Mertens in her round of 16.
Fourth seeded Paula Badosa is also still in contention and meets Simona Halep.
Matchups in the women’s round of 16
Here are all the round of 16 matches in the women’s singles tournament:
- M. Bouzkova vs. C. Garcia
- T. Maria vs. J. Ostapenko
- H. Watson vs. J. Niemeier
- E. Mertens vs. O. Jabeur
- A. Anisimova v H. Tan
- P. Bardosa v S. Halep
- A. Cornet vs. A. Tomljanovic
- E. Rybakina vs. P. Martic
How can I watch Wimbledon 2022?
For those without a ticket, the BBC will broadcast extensive coverage of all the action throughout Wimbledon week.
Viewers can watch the Championships daily from 11am on BBC One, BBC Two and via BBC iPlayer.
There are also up to 18 seats to choose from on BBC iPlayer and the BBC Sport website and app.
BBC Radio 5 Live, meanwhile, has live commentary and expert analysis every day, as well as a new Wimbledon Daily podcast.