Kei Nishikori

Wimbledon glance: Zverev brothers both in 3rd-round action

A quick look at Wimbledon :


For the first time in 33 years, a pair of brothers will both be competing in the third round of Wimbledon. Back in 1984, it was Tim and Tom Gullickson. This time, it's 10th-seeded Alexander Zverev and his older sibling, 27th-seeded Mischa. Seems fair to say Mischa has the tougher path to reach the fourth round: He plays seven-time champion Roger Federer on Centre Court. Federer is 4-0 in their previous matchups, taking all nine sets, including a 6-0, 6-0 victory on grass at Halle, Germany, in 2013. While Federer has won a record 18 Grand Slam titles, Mischa has one quarterfinal appearance at a major on his resume — at the...