Independence Day woe for Pegula as American dumped out by Wang at Wimbledon

Jessica Pegula of the U.S. reacts during her second round match against China’s Xinyu Wang competing at Wimbledon at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Clubin London, Britain. (REUTERS/Hannah Mckay)

The U.S. Stars and Stripes fluttered feebly for Jessica Pegula at Wimbledon on Thursday as the fifth seed was ousted in the second round by China’s Wang Xinyu 6-4 6-7(9) 6-1 on American Independence Day.