6/25, 11:34 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Wimbledon draw: Djokovic, Federer can't meet before final

The draw for this year's edition of Wimbledon was completed on Friday with top seed and defending champion Novak Djokovic set to face wild card Jack Draper in the first round.

Meanwhile, Roger Federer, who is seeded sixth, will play France's Adrian Mannarino in his opening match and cannot meet Djokovic before the final. Second seed Daniil Medvedev will play Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff in the first round.

On the women's side, defending champions Simona Halep announced she has pulled out from the event because of a calf injury. Meanwhile, first seed Ashleigh Barty will meet Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro in her opening match at the Championships.

The main draw at Wimbledon will be played between Monday, June 28 and Sunday, July 12. In 2020, the tournament did not take place at all due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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