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Zheng, Nishikori impress despite defeats

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Zheng Jie put up an "unbelievable" fight against Serena Williams, the four-time Wimbledon champion admitted, but was just edged out in a final set thriller on Saturday. 

China's Zheng Jie plays a forehand shot during her third round women's singles match against US player Serena Williams on day six of the 2012 Wimbledon Championships tennis tournament in London. The Chinese 25th seed lost 6-7 (7/5), 6-2, 9-7.

The Chinese 25th seed lost 6-7 (7/5), 6-2, 9-7 in a third round battle on Centre Court and gave Williams plenty to think about with an impressive display of grasscourt tennis.

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