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Meet the Australian who plotted Ash Barty's Wimbledon downfall

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Serena Williams has praised the game of world number one Ash Barty

She delivered 12 aces in the victory.

Ashleigh Barty hits a ball during the ladies singles fourth round.

US player Cori Gauff reacts after a point against Romania's Simona Halep during their women's singles fourth round match on the seventh day of the 2019 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 8, 2019. "That's my personality. Of course I still I want it or else I wouldn't be here".

"No regrets. We planned our days and prepared as best as we can and today wasn't my day", she said.

"Today wasn't my day".

Australia's Ashleigh Barty had won 15 matches in a row. It's not the end of the world.

"I feel like I've been there in every moment, looking to impose myself". But that's not the case. "Disappointed right now and obviously it's a tough pill to swallow but in the same breath it's been an incredible few months".

Humbert, the world number 66, had never played a match on grass before this season and was defeated in just one hour and 42 minutes.

"The sun will come up tomorrow". Alison took charge in set number two, finding the range behind the initial shot and breaking at 15 in game four after a well-constructed attack.

"We've done absolutely everything".

An upset looked remote when Barty fired down four aces to start the match before taking the opening set in 32 minutes.

Halep unlike Gauff's previous opponents did not let a partisan crowd nor some audacious strokeplay by the American unnerve her and always had the upper hand.

"I played really good, solid tennis", said Svitolina after her victory on Court Three. The 26-year-old joined Shenhua for a transfer fee of EUR16 million, the Italian Serie A club said on Monday. (Chairman) Phil Brook, from the first time I came to Wimbledon, he's remembered my name.

The seven-time Wimbledon champion crushed Carla Suarez Navarro, 6-2, 6-2, in her fourth-round match on No. 1 Court and pronounced herself fit for a week two run toward history.

"I'm here to battle", Riske said.

"Also proud of the fact what we've been able to do over the last eight weeks".

The issue had been a talking point all tournament, with many believing she had been snubbed for other matches on Centre Court.

"Go and rest and recover with the family back home, then switch focus back to the hard courts".

"I have an incredible team of people around me who love me and support me and are with me through this journey".

"I'm a really pumped player".

With Pliskova's loss, Barty will retain her World No. 1 ranking.

"It's out of my control", the Queenslander said.

Not to mention anyone who played her.

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