By Mike Dickson for the Daily Mail
Published: 22:31 BST, 1 July 2019 | Updated: 22:37 BST, 1 July 2019
There were only two Brits on parade on day one of Wimbledon, but both won comfortably — Kyle Edmund and Heather Watson both cruising through to the second round with straight-sets victories.
That means there are still 10 homegrown players left.
Sportsmail assesses the chances of the eight remaining Brits in first-round action...
Kyle Edmund and Heather Watson both comfortably won their first matches at Wimbledon
They were the first two of 10 homegrown players taking part in the first round of Wimbledon
Dan Evans v Federico Delbonis
The 28-year-old Argentine, ranked 75, has not won a main draw singles match in four Wimbledon appearances, so given Evans’s ease on the surface and stack of recent grass court victories, this is an excellent chance for him.
Paul Jubb v Joao Sousa
A best-ever victory for the Hull teenager is going to be required to beat seasoned Portuguese battler Sousa, who is not at his best on grass but is a strong competitor and recently won three rounds at the ATP event in Halle.