The Latest: Swiatek wins Wimbledon girls' title

LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):

10:30 p.m.

Iga Swiatek defeated Leonie Kung 6-4, 6-2 to win the Wimbledon girls’ title.

Swiatek, a 17-year-old from Poland, hit 33 winners to 13 unforced errors as she overcame Swiss qualifier Kung.

Swiatek, who missed seven months of 2017 following ankle surgery, made it to the French Open semifinals in June.

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10:10 p.m.

Angelique Kerber’s coach thought “frustration” led Serena Williams to try and hit the ball at his player during the Wimbledon final.

At 1-1 in the second set of Kerber’s 6-3, 6-3 victory, Williams fiercely struck a forehand drive volley in the German’s direction, but missed her opponent and the court as the ball went long.

“I haven’t spoken to her (Kerber) about it but I was a bit surprised that Serena really went for her,” Wim Fissette said. “Everyone can get a little frustrated in a match when things aren’t going well.”

It was one of many testing moments for Williams,…

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