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The Latest: Stephens wins 1st-round match at Wimbledon

The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 9 p.m. Sloane Stephens won a Wimbledon match for the first time in two years. The 37th-ranked American knocked off a seeded player, too, easily eliminating No. 27 Barbora Strycova of the Czech Republic 6-4, 6-2 in a first-round match moved to Centre Court. A year ago at the All England Club, Stephens bowed out in the first round. In 2013, she made it to the quarterfinals. ___ 8:30 p.m. French Open runner-up Lucie Safarova overcame Alison Riske of the United States 3-6, 7-5, 6-3 to reach the second round at Wimbledon. The sixth-seeded Czech, who was coming off a first-round loss at the grass-court warmup at Eastbourne, was down a set...

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