The conditions on Centre Court reduced the effectiveness of Jelena Ostapenko's hard-hitting approach, according to the Latvian.
Serena Williams will feature in the Wimbledon final for the 10th time in her career, but her latest campaign is far from ordinary.
For the 10th time in her career Serena Williams will contest the Wimbledon final after beating Julia Goerges in straight sets.
Failing to go past round four of a major or win a WTA title in 2017 heightened Angelique Kerber's joy at reaching the Wimbledon final
Jelena Ostapenko hit 36 unforced errors as Angelique Kerber reached the Wimbledon final for the second time in three years.
After outlasting Juan Martin del Potro, Rafael Nadal is expecting another epic battle when he faces Novak Djokovic on Friday.
John Isner has had to wait until the age of 33 to play his first major semi-final and says he is not finished yet at Wimbledon.
A remarkable comeback against Roger Federer saw Kevin Anderson into the Wimbledon semi-final, but he would have been happy in defeat.
Rafael Nadal was a set away from following Roger Federer out of Wimbledon, but fought back to reach the last four.
Milos Raonic's hopes of a second Wimbledon final in three years were dashed as John Isner reached a first grand slam semi-final.