• After rain interrupted play on day seven, the skies over the All England Club looked rather more promising on Tuesday
  • Improved conditions meant 2004 champion Maria Sharapova could catch up on her fourth round match...
  • ...With German ninth seed Angelique Kerber on Centre Court
  • It was Keber who booked her place in the last 8 to set up a clash against Canadian Eugenie Bouchard, thanks to a 7-6(4) 4-6 6-4 success
  • Following his last 16 victory over Kevin Anderson on Monday evening, reigning champion Andy Murray was back on the practice courts
  • Murray has played 12 sets and won 12 sets and new coach Amelie Mauresmo was all smiles as the perfect defence continues
  • Meanwhile, Andy's mum Judy was watching his brother Jamie Murray in doubles action
  • Third seed Simona Halep dropped just three games on her way to the quarter finals
  • The Romanian dispatched Kazakhstan's Zarina Diyas 6-3 6-0 to book her place in the last eight
  • Halep will face German 19th seed Sabine Lisicki in the quarter finals...
  • ...After she beat Kazakhstan's Yaroslava Shvedova 6-3 3-6 6-4
  • With Tommy Rodredo and Rafael Nadal both in action on Tuesday, this Spanish fan had plenty to keep his eyes on
  • Rain earlier in the week meant the men's draw was also playing catch-up on Tuesday, with fourth seed Roger Federer in flying form
  • Federer wasted little time despatching Tommy Robredo, the Swiss legend securing an impressive 6-1 6-4 6-4 success
  • Feliciano Lopez and Stan Wawrinka then battled it out to earn the right to play Federer in the quarters
  • It was Wawrinka who set up a quarter-final match against his compatriot following a 7-6 (7-5) 7-6 (9-7) 6-3 victory
  • Lucie Safarova became the first player to book a semi-final spot as she beat Ekaterina Makarova 6-3 6-1
  • There were worrying scenes on Court One as a disoriented Serena Williams pulled out of her women's doubles match
  • There was a huge shock on Centre Court as world No 144 Nick Kyrgios (L) knocked out two-time champion Rafael Nadal
  • Kyrgios booked a spot in the quarter-finals thanks to the upset

Wimbledon - Day Eight

After rain interrupted play on day seven, the skies over the All England Club looked rather more promising on Tuesday