Wimbledon

Wozniacki turns things round for 4th round spot

2017-07-08 19:36
Caroline Wozniacki (Getty)

London - Caroline Wozniacki dug herself out of trouble to get through the third round at Wimbledon on Saturday when she was pushed to the brink by Anett Kontaveit.

The Danish fifth seed beat the world number 38 from Estonia 3-6, 7-6 (7/3), 6-2.

"She was playing really well and I wasn't playing my best tennis," Wozniacki said.

"It just wasn't going my way. I didn't feel myself out there. I just went for it, I had nothing to lose and I got a little lucky."

The former world number one faces US 24th seed Coco Vandeweghe in the fourth round on Monday for a place in the quarter-finals.

Results:

Men

3rd rd

Sam Querrey (USA) bt Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (7/5), 1-6, 7-5

Milos Raonic (CAN x6) bt Albert Ramos (ESP x25) 7-6 (7/3), 6-4, 7-5

Alexander Zverev (GER x10) bt Sebastian Ofner (AUT) 6-4, 6-4, 6-2

Grigor Dimitrov (BUL x13) bt Dudi Sela (ISR) 6-1, 6-1 -- retired

Tomas Berdych (CZE x11) bt David Ferrer (ESP) 6-3, 6-4, 6-3

Adrian Mannarino (FRA) bt Gael Monfils (FRA x15) 7-6 (7/3), 4-6, 5-7, 6-3, 6-2

Novak Djokovic (SRB x2) bt Ernests Gulbis (LAT) 6-4, 6-1, 7-6 (7/2)

Women

3rd rd

Angelique Kerber (GER x1) bt Shelby Rogers (USA) 4-6, 7-6 (7/2), 6-4

Garbie Muguruza (ESP x14) bt Sorana Cirstea (ROM) 6-2, 6-2

Agnieszka Radwanska (POL x9) bt Timea Bacsinszky (SUI x19) 3-6, 6-4, 6-1

Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS x7) bt Polona Hercog (SLO) 6-4, 6-0

Magdalna Rybrikov (SVK) bt Lesya Tsurenko (UKR) 6-2, 6-1

Petra Martic (CRO) bt Zarina Diyas (KAZ) 7-6 (8/6), 6-1

Coco Vandeweghe (USA) bt Alison Riske (USA) 6-2, 6-4

Caroline Wozniacki (DEN x5) bt Anett Kontaveit (EST) 3-6, 7-6 (7/3), 6-2

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