On Day 4 of the All England Championships, the second-round matches for Rafael Nadal, a 22-time Slam champion, Coco Gauff, and 2021 runner-up Karolina Pliskova are scheduled to begin on the Centre Court. The number one seed Iga Swiatek will also play on Thursday.
The day's first match will be played on the main court, featuring sixth-seeded Pliskova taking on Katie Boulter of Great Britain.
second-seeded male Lithuanian Ricardas Berankis will compete against Nadal. As the year's most recent Grand Slam champion, the Spaniard will undoubtedly have his eyes on the trophy at the All England Club. Nadal has won two Wimbledon championships. He won his first grasscourt slam in 2008 by defeating Roger Federer in the final, and he added to his trophy case in 2010 by defeating Thomas Berdych.
Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu will compete against women's 11th seed Gauff. The 18-year-old lost in the French Open final earlier this month after succumbing to the in-form Pole Swiatek's impressive display at Roland Garros.
Swiatek, the 36-match winning streak-holder and Roland Garros champion, will compete against Lesley Pattinama Kerkhove of the Netherlands. They'll compete in Court No. 1.
France's Alize Cornet will compete against America's Claire Liu, while Spain's Paula Badosa will face off against Romania's Irina Bara.
The matchup between Sara Sorribes Tormo of Spain and Harmony Tan of France, who forced Serena Williams to leave the tournament upon her return, is scheduled.
In the second round of SW19, Simona Halep of Romania, the 16th seed, will play unseeded Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium.
Ana Bogdan will be the opponent for Petra Kvitova, and eighth-seeded Jessica Pegula will face off against Brit Harriet Dart.
Greek male tennis player Stefanos Tsitsipas, the fourth seed, will face Australian Jordan Thompson in the second round and will be hoping to keep up his strong run of success.
Canadian Denis Shapalov, the 13th seed, will play American Brandon Nakashima, and experienced Frenchman Richard Gasquet will play American Mackenzie McDonald.
Taylor Fritz, the 11th seed, and Diego Schwartzman, the 12th seed, will compete against Alastair Gray and Liam Brody.
Nick Kyrgios, a talented Australian, will face off against Filip Krajinovic for a spot in the tournament's third round on grass.