Roddick advances to 4th round

Updated: 28 June 2009 10:54 IST

Andy Roddick has advanced to the fourth round at Wimbledon by beating good friend Jurgen Melzer, 7-6 (2), 7-6 (2), 4-6, 6-3.

England:

Andy Roddick has advanced to the fourth round at Wimbledon by beating good friend Jurgen Melzer, 7-6 (2), 7-6 (2), 4-6, 6-3.

Roddick hit 32 aces on Saturday, the final one on match point. He improved to 9-0 against Melzer, and he's 22-3 this year in tiebreakers.

The sixth-seeded Roddick was runner-up at Wimbledon to Roger Federer in 2004-05. His opponent on Monday will be No. 20 Tomas Berdych.

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