A Filipino will see action on Wimbledon’s Magic Monday, which organizers tout as a great day of tennis because of the stellar lineup of 4th Round matches featuring Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams, Justine Henin, Kim Clijsters, Venus Williams, Andy Roddick, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
While the world’s top tennis players will figure in Centre Court, No. 1 Court and Court 2, Francis Casey Alcantara will play on Court 9.
Alcantara will take on Gregoire Barrere of France in the 1st Round in Court 9’s third match.
The Cagayan de Oro pride is also entered in the Boys’ Doubles draw with Briton Oliver Golding. They will go against the No. 3 seeded pair from the United States, Denis Kudla and Filipino-American Raymond Sarmiento.