Greensboro native John Isner, the No. 9 seed and world No. 12, lost to Mikhail Kukushkin today in a second-round match at Wimbledon.
6-4, 6-7 (3), 4-6, 6-1, 6-4
Isner served 34 aces but committed 50 unforced errors. Kukushkin also managed four breaks against the Page High School alumnus.
Kukushkin advances to the third round to play Jan-Lennard Struff. Isner has announced plans to play in the BB&T Atlanta Open, where he is a five-time champion, beginning July 22 and to return to the Citi Open in Washington beginning July 29.