Nishikori hails `perfect` start at Wimbledon

Kei Nishikori admitted he had made a perfect start to his Wimbledon campaign as the Japanese 10th seed moved into the third round with a 6-3, 6-2, 6-1 thrashing of American qualifier Denis Kudla on Thursday.

Lu books Memphis quarter-final

Fourth-seeded Lu Yen-Hsun of Taiwan rallied for a three-set victory over US qualifier Denis Kudla on Thursday to reach the quarter-finals of the US National Indoor Tennis Championships.

Somdev bows out of US Challenger event

Somdev Devvarman`s run at the ATP Challenger tournament came to an end after a tame quarter-final defeat against American eighth seed Denis Kudla, here.

Gritty Roddick rallies past Kudla in San Jose

Andy Roddick shook off some early rust before ensuring experience triumphed over 19-year-old American compatriot Denis Kudla.