Somdev through to Wimbledon

Last Updated: Thursday, June 23, 2011 - 17:43

London: India`s Somdev Devvarman sailed into
the second round of the Wimbledon men`s singles event after
his German opponent Denis Gremelmayr retired hurt midway
through the first round match on Tuesday.

Somdev was leading 6-4, 4-2 when Gremelmayr conceded the
match to the Indian.

Somdev will next face 18th seed Mikhail Youzhny of
Russia, who defeated Argentine Juan Monaco 4-6, 6-2, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4
in the first round.

PTI



First Published: Thursday, June 23, 2011 - 17:43

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