Bethanie Mattek-Sands is comforted by her husband, Justin Sands, on court as she receives attention from medics after suffering a knee injury at Wimbledon. Photo: AFPduring her women's singles second round match against Romania's Sorana Cirstea on the fourth day of the 2017 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 6, 2017. America's Bethanie Mattek-Sands suffered a horror knee injury at Wimbledon on Thursday which left her screaming and crying in pain in the middle of the court. The 32-year-old collapsed to the ground after damaging her right knee as she approached the net in the first game of the deciding set against Romania's Sorana Cirstea on Court 17. / AFP PHOTO / Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE

Please help me! Mattek-Sands suffers horror knee injury as response time questioned at Wimbledon

American is stricken on court but All England Club says qualified ambulance technician arrived within one minute

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Bethanie Mattek-Sands is comforted by her husband, Justin Sands, on court as she receives attention from medics after suffering a knee injury at Wimbledon. Photo: AFPduring her women's singles second round match against Romania's Sorana Cirstea on the fourth day of the 2017 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 6, 2017. America's Bethanie Mattek-Sands suffered a horror knee injury at Wimbledon on Thursday which left her screaming and crying in pain in the middle of the court. The 32-year-old collapsed to the ground after damaging her right knee as she approached the net in the first game of the deciding set against Romania's Sorana Cirstea on Court 17. / AFP PHOTO / Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE
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