The Latest: Rain prompts Wimbledon to tweak doubles schedule

The Latest on Wimbledon (all times local): 5:40 p.m. Because of a backlog in singles matches due to rain, Wimbledon will schedule no doubles matches Wednesday.

In addition, men’s doubles in the first two rounds will be reduced to best-of-three so play can progress more quickly. Some 39 singles matches have been postponed because of rain in the tournament’s first two days.

4:40 p.m.

Eighteen singles matches at Wimbledon have been postponed because of rain, including one between No. 5-seeded Bianca Andreescu and Alize Cornet.

The match involving No. 12 Victoria Azarenka and Kateryna Kozlova was also pushed back to Wednesday, as were 10 other . . .

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