Sam Querrey defeats Tennys Sandgren in Wimbledon fourth round

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Sam Querrey is through to the Wimbledon quarter-final after defeating Tennys Sandgren in four sets.

The American won two tie-breaks to prevail 6-4 6-7 (7-9) 7-6 (7-3) 7-6 (7-5) and will play Rafael Nadal in the quarter-final.

Querrey had to save four break points in the opening set before breaking at 5-4 to take the lead.

The remaining sets all went to serve with two Querrey tie-break wins proving to be the difference. Sandgren did win the second set though after taking three points in a row to prevail in the tie-break 9-7.

Querrey took the third-set tie break 7-3 and had established a 6-3 lead, and three match points in the fourth-set breaker. Sandgren twice saved match point but Querrey took the match at the third attempt.

Cover Photo: Carine06 from UK [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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