The defending champion and five-time Wimbledon
winner Serena Williams failed to close out her fourth round match after
leading 3-1, 40-15 in the decider. After losing the first set 2-6
Serena came back strongly to bread stick
the German in the second. However she failed to close out the match
despite the 3-1 40-15 lead. Lisicki will play Kaia Kanepi next, who beat
Laura Robson in straight sets.
Li Na also reached the last eight, beating Robreta Vinci 6-2,6-0.