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Wimbledon Semifinal Predictions Including Novak Djokovic vs Denis Shapovalov
Steen Kirby - Jul 7, 2021

The Wimbledon semifinals are set and only Novak Djokovic is a former Slam champion of the remaining four. Djokovic faces Canada’s Denis Shapovalov, while big servers Matteo Berrettini of Italy and Hubert Hurkacz of Poland will face off in the other semifinal. Our panelists have all your predictions for the highly anticipated semifinal matches. Novak […]

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