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Wimbledon 2021: Britain's Katie Swan into final qualifying round

Wimbledon 2021: Britain's Katie Swan into final qualifying round

Venue: All England Club Dates: 28 June-11 July
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Britain’s Katie Swan is one win away from the Wimbledon main draw after coming from behind to beat American Caty McNally in the second round of qualifying.

She plays Australian Arina Rodionova on Friday for a spot in the grass-court Grand Slam, which starts on Monday.

Swan is the sole Briton left in women’s qualifying after Naiktha Bains lost.

Bains, 23, was beaten 6-1 6-2 by Bulgarian eighth seed Tsvetana Pironkova, a former Wimbledon semi-finalist.

Later on Thursday, Britons Arthur Fery, 18, and Anton Matusevich, 20, play their final matches in men’s qualifying.

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