Gallery: The story in pictures from day eight at Wimbledon 2018

Serena Williams centre court

Day eight delivered thrills as per, and here are the best snaps to prove it. 

It was a rest day for the men…

Except Juan Martin del Potro, who had unfinished business from Monday – which he took care of to reach the quarters.

Serena Williams starred in the women’s championship, reaching her 11th Wimbledon semi-final.

Where she will meet Julia Goerges…

Angelique Kerber, the highest remaining seed, is in the semi-finals.

But Jelena Ostapenko will not be a pushover, as she proved today.

But maybe the real stars were in the sky on day eight…