Maria Sharapova started slowly against the American Alison Riske but ran out a 6-3, 6-0 winner

Wimbledon 2014 order of play for 1 July: Maria Sharapova faces Angelique Kerber after delay, while Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are also in action

Maria Sharapova plays a day later than expected, and Rafa Nadal is also in action

Wimbledon 2014 Video: Preview of day eight with Nadal, Federer and Wawrinka all in action

Video: Paul Newman and Chris Jones look ahead to day eight at Wimbledon 2014, discussing the matches of Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka

Kei Nishikori is through to the fourth round for the first time. He will take on Milos Raonic of Canada

Wimbledon 2014: Kei Nishikori holds his nerve and sees off Simone Bolelli after tense time getting back on

Kei Nishikori marked the best year of his career with another significant breakthrough here yesterday. The 24-year-old Japanese, who climbed into the world’s top 10 for the first time two months ago and has already won two titles this year, is through to the fourth round at Wimbledon for the first time in six attempts.

Andy Murray celebrates after beating South African Kevin Anderson in straight sets in their fourth-round match

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray on march as Stanislas Wawrinka hits out at officials over scheduling

Wawrinka was unhappy that his third-round match never got on court on Saturday, when rain interrupted the programme for more than four hours

Rafael Nadal takes on Nick Kyrgios

Wimbledon 2014: Rafael Nadal v Nick Kyrgios match preview

A look ahead to the fourth-round match in the men's singles

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria celebrates after winning his Gentlemen's Singles fourth round match against Leonardo Mayer

Wimbledon 2014: Next up for Andy Murray it’s the Bulgarian standard-bearer Grigor Dimitrov

The number 11 seed beat Leonardo Mayer in straight sets

Novak Djokovic celebrates his win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Wimbledon 2014: Novak Djokovic powers past Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

The number one seed won 6-3, 6-4, 7-6

Sir Alex Ferguson watches Andy Murray in action

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray reveals Sir Alex Ferguson has been offering advice

The defending Wimbledon champion also took time to chat about the World Cup with the former Manchester United manager

Nick Kyrgios earned new admirers following his gritty, five-set victory over Richard Gasquet
Andy Murray after his victory over Kevin Anderson

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray home and dry in last eight with another straight-sets victory over Kevin Anderson - as rivals are left to wait

Giant Anderson felled in three sets by poised display and Centre Court roof

Japan's Kei Nishikori signs autographs after winning his men's singles third round match against Italy's Simon Bolelli

Wimbledon 2014: Kei Nishikori reaping benefits of his own 'celebrity' coach

The Japanese player has seen much improvement since appointing Michael Chang

Eugenie Bouchard receives support on Centre Court

Wimbledon 2014: Is this Eugenie Bouchard's year?

Canadian beat Serena Williams' conquerer Alize Cornet today

Eugenie Bouchard of Canada celebrates after winning her Ladies' Singles fourth round match against Alize Cornet

Wimbledon 2014: 'Princess' Eugenie Bouchard has eyes on seizing the throne after beating Serena Williams conquerer Alize Cornet

The Canadian remains on course for her third successive grand slam semi-final

Hawk-Eye is also trialling robotic cameras that track players’ every move on Wimbledon’s outer courts. The data can tell them things such as how far they ran and where they spent the most time around the court

Wimbledon 2014: Hawk-Eye says umpireless tournaments are on their way

Entire tennis tournaments could soon be played without umpires, a member of the team behind Wimbledon’s Hawk-Eye line calling system has said.

Andy Murray in action during his victory over Roberto Bautista

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Lewis Hamilton pictured ahead of Nico Rosberg
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