Tennis: Perfect seven as Seppi downs Nishikori

Italian 23rd seed Andreas Seppi reached the Wimbledon fourth round for the first time on Saturday by recording his seventh successive five-set victory of 2013.

Seppi, 29, reached the landmark by knocking out Japan's 12th seed Kei Nishikori, 3-6, 6-2, 6-7 (4/7), 6-1, 6-4.