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CITI OPEN TOURNAMENT TOP SEED TOMAS BERDYCH SECURES SEMIFINALS SPOT IN WIMBLEDON

CITI OPEN® TENNIS TOURNAMENT CURRENT TOP SEED TOMAS BERDYCH FORGES AHEAD TO WIMBLEDON SEMIFINALS

Quarterfinalist Querrey Set Sights On Washington Title Next

WASHINGTON (July 7, 2016) — Tomas Berdych, Citi Open® Tennis Tournament men’s top seed, continues his excellent run at Wimbledon, reaching the Grand Slam’s semifinals round. 

Currently ranked No. 9 in the world, Berdych will make his next tournament appearance in Washington, DC. The Citi Open will be held July 16-24 at the Rock Creek Park Tennis Center.

Another Citi Open competitor, Sam Querrey, also had a successful run at Wimbledon. He played in his first Grand Slam quarterfinal following a stunning win on Saturday against World No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the third round. 

Two juniors are also making their mark in England. Denis Shapovalov, 17, reached the semifinals of Wimbledon’s boys’ singles tournament and will receive a wild card into the main draw of the Citi Open. Ulises Blanch, 18, has also reached the Grand Slam’s boys’ singles semifinals, and will receive a wild card to the Citi Open’s qualifying rounds.