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Canada's Bouchard through to Wimbledon quarter-finals
Bouchard, the 13th seed from Westmount, Que., advanced to the semifinals at the Australian Open and French Open earlier this year.
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Canada's Eugenie Bouchard is through to the quarter-finals of Wimbledon after defeating France's Alize Cornet 7-6 (5), 7-5.
    
Bouchard trailed Cornet 4-2 and 5-3 in the second set, but battled and won four straight games back to keep her string of Grand Slam quarter-final appearances intact.
    
Bouchard, the 13th seed from Westmount, Que., advanced to the semifinals at the Australian Open and French Open earlier this year.
    
Cornet advanced to the fourth-round match after upsetting top seed Serena Williams on the weekend.
    
Bouchard is the first Canadian in the Open era to advance to the quarter-finals. She will next face the winner of a match between Maria Sharapova and Angelique Kerber.
    
Sharapova defeated Bouchard in the French Open semis.

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Canada's Eugenie Bouchard is through to the quarter-finals of Wimbledon after defeating France's Alize Cornet 7-6 (5), 7-5.
    
Bouchard trailed Cornet 4-2 and 5-3 in the second set, but battled and won four straight games back to keep her string of Grand Slam quarter-final appearances intact.
    
Bouchard, the 13th seed from Westmount, Que., advanced to the semifinals at the Australian Open and French Open earlier this year.
    
Cornet advanced to the fourth-round match after upsetting top seed Serena Williams on the weekend.
    
Bouchard is the first Canadian in the Open era to advance to the quarter-finals. She will next face the winner of a match between Maria Sharapova and Angelique Kerber.
    
Sharapova defeated Bouchard in the French Open semis.

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