ATP AEGON International: Milos Raonic suffers Eastbourne loss to Ivan Dodig
Milos Raonic suffers a surprise defeat second-round defeat to Ivan Dodig at the Aegon International in Eastbourne.
Last Updated: 19/06/13 4:16pm
Canadian top seed Raonic lost in straight sets to Croat Dodig, ranked 39 places below him at 54th in the world, going down 6-2 7-6 (9-7).
Raonic struggled from the start, dropping his serve in the opening game and then again to fall behind 5-2 to Dodig.
He then failed to convert a break point as Dodig served for the set.
The second set went with serve and when Raonic failed to convert a set point in the tiebreaker, Dodig was able to clinch the match.
In the quarter-finals, Dodig will next face Fernando Verdasco, who beat fellow Spaniard Albert Ramos 6-4 6-0 in the second round.