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No 2 seed Medvedev rallies from two sets down to defeat former finalist Cilic

Russia’s Daniil Medvedev engineered a comeback from two sets down against Marin Cilic to book his place in Wimbledon’s fourth-round for the first time.

Daniil Medvedev, Wimbledon 2021 Daniil Medvedev, Wimbledon 2021
  • What happened:  Daniil Medvedev battled back from two sets down to take down former Wimbledon finalist Marin Cilic, 6-7(3), 3-6, 6-3, 6-3, 6-2.
  • History for Russia: For the first time in Wimbledon history, three Russian men have reached the round of 16. Medvedev is joined by Karen Khachanov and Andrey Rublev.
  • Key Stat: Medvedev completes his first ever comeback from two sets down and improves to 2-7 in five-setters over the course of his career.
  • Next opponent: The No.2 seed will face Poland’s Hubert Hurkacz in the round of 16.
  • To follow the matches live, see the men’s and women’s draws, we recommend that you visit the official tournament website.
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