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Sharapova out, Serena suffers health scare

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Maria Sharapova suffered more Wimbledon heartache as the French Open champion crashed to a shock 7-6 (7/4), 4-6, 6-4 defeat against Germany's Angelique Kerber in the fourth round, while Serena Williams quit her doubles match after a health scare. 

Russia's Maria Sharapova returns to Germany's Angelique Kerber during their fourth round match at the 2014 Wimbledon Championships in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 1, 2014

Sharapova famously won Wimbledon aged 17 in 2004, but she has struggled to emulate that feat for much of the last decade and this was another dispiriting experience for the Russian as the ninth seed sealed a stunning Centre Court triumph on her seventh match point.

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