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SERENA WILLIAMS leaps up in celebration during her 6-4 6-4 quarter-final win over Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.

QUOTE oF THE Day "The wins and the losses, they all lead to these big moments. You can't always have these big moments. If you're Serena Williams, I guess that happens a lot, but as Venus Williams this is an awesome day."

Five-time Wimbledon queen Venus Williams is thrilled to be in her first semi-final for seven years.

TWEET oF THE Day "My respect for @Venuseswilliams just keeps growing! So happy to see her in the Wimbledon semi-finals once again."

Retired former US Open champion Kim Clijsters offers her salute to the American after her 7-6 6-2 victory against Yaroslava Shvedova.

Royal BOX ACTRESS Sienna Miller enjoyed her day at the tennis, as did Sir Michael Parkinson. Jack Nicklaus enjoyed himself so much on Monday that he was back for more. Other former sports stars included Dame Kelly Holmes and tennis aces Mary Pierce, Michael Stich and Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario.

MATCH oF THE Day ROGER FEDERER was slain by the booming serves of Marin Cilic in the 2014 US Open semis. They do battle again on Centre Court on Wednesday and Federer is convinced Cilic cannot serve as well again. It promises to be some quarter-final, and may deliver more drama than Andy Murray's clash with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

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Publication:Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland)
Date:Jul 6, 2016
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