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Thursday 31 July  

Arantxa Rus knocked out of Wimbledon

Published on 29 June 2012 - 7:14pm
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Dutch Tennis star Arantxa Rus has been knocked out of the lawn tennis competition at Wimbledon. The 21-year-old Dutch player lost to Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai: 1-6 2-6.

It’s the first time in her career that Ms Rus reached the third round of Wimbledon. She beat Japanese player Misaki Doi and the Australian Samanta Stosur, who is ranked the world’s number five. Ms Rus was the last Dutch participant in the famous competition.

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