The seventh racket of the world, Japanese Kei Nishikori, took over American Steve Johnson, occupying the 71st line of the ATP rating, with a score of 6/4, 6/3, 6/2 in the third round of Wimbledon.
The meeting lasted 1 hour and 50 minutes. During this time, 29-year-old Nishikori completed two aces, twice made a mistake in filing and sold five break points, and his US peer from the US filed six times, made five double mistakes and made one break. Previously, the score in personal meetings was 4-0 in favor of the Japanese.
In the fourth round, Wimbledon Nishikori will cross the rackets with the German Jan-Lennard Struff or the representative of Kazakhstan, Mikhail Kukushkin.