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Men's Round-Up: Norrie out after Nishikori defeat

Men's Round-Up: Norrie out after Nishikori defeat

04/07/2019 at 15:16Updated 04/07/2019 at 22:29

Kei Nishikori qualified for the third round of Wimbledonn with a straight sets victory over Briton Cameron Norrie.

The eighth-seeded Japanese player battled for two 6-4 set wins before cruising to 6-0 in the third.

Elsewhere, Steve Johnson pulled off an upset when he needed five sets to defeat Australian 25th seed Alex de Minaur 3-6 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 3-6 6-3, while fellow American Sam Querrey needed just three sets in his 6-3 6-2 6-3 victory over Russian player Andrey Rublev. C

Tennys Sandgren pulled off something of an upset when he defeated French 20th seed Gilles Simon 6-2 6-3 4-6 3-6 8-6, but a fourth American, ninth seed John Isner, was defeated by Mikhail Kukushkin over five sets 6-4 6-7 (3-7) 4-6 6-1 6-4.

Jo-Wilried Tsonga defeated Ricardas Berankis from Lithuania 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 6-3 and Marin Cilic suffered an upset when Joao Sousa beat him 6-4 6-4 6-4.

Men’s Singles Second Round Results Thursday

  • Sam Querrey (USA) beat Andrey Rublev (RUS) 6-3 6-2 6-3
  • John Millman (AUS) beat 31-Laslo Djere (SRB) 6-3 6-2 6-1
  • Tennys Sandgren (USA) beat 20-Gilles Simon (FRA) 6-2 6-3 4-6 3-6 8-6
  • 12-Fabio Fognini (ITA) beat Marton Fucsovics (HUN) 6-7(6) 6-4 7-6(3) 2-6 6-3
  • Joao Sousa (POR) beat 13-Marin Cilic (CRO) 6-4 6-4 6-4
  • Daniel Evans (GBR) beat 18-Nikoloz Basilashvili (GEO) 6-3 6-2 7-6(2)
  • Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) beat Ricardas Berankis (LTU) 7-6(4) 6-3 6-3
  • 3-Rafael Nadal (ESP) beat Nick Kyrgios (AUS) 6-3 3-6 7-6(5) 7-6(3)
  • 8-Kei Nishikori (JPN) beat Cameron Norrie (GBR) 6-4 6-4 6-0
  • Steve Johnson (USA) beat 25-Alex De Minaur (AUS) 3-6 7-6(4) 6-3 3-6 6-3
  • 33-Jan-Lennard Struff (GER) beat Taylor Fritz (USA) 6-4 6-3 5-7 7-6(2)
  • Mikhail Kukushkin (KAZ) beat 9-John Isner (USA) 6-4 6-7(3) 4-6 6-1 6-4
  • 17-Matteo Berrettini (ITA) beat Marcos Baghdatis (CYP) 6-1 7-6(4) 6-3
  • 24-Diego Schwartzman (ARG) beat Dominik Koepfer (GER) 6-0 6-3 7-5
  • 27-Lucas Pouille (FRA) beat Gregoire Barrere (FRA) 6-1 7-6(0) 6-4
  • 2-Roger Federer (SUI) beat Jay Clarke (GBR) 6-1 7-6(3) 6-2
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