Wimbledon 2015: Stan Wawrinka into quarter-finals again

Stan Wawrinka
Stan Wawrinka won the Australian Open in 2014 and the French Open earlier this year
Wimbledon 2015
Dates: Until Sunday 12 July
Play: Outside courts 11:30 BST; Centre Court and Court One 13:00 BST
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Stan Wawrinka reached the Wimbledon quarter-finals for a second consecutive year by beating David Goffin.

The Swiss fourth seed and French Open champion won 7-6 (7-3) 7-6 (9-7) 6-4 to set up a last-eight tie with Richard Gasquet.

World number six Tomas Berdych was knocked out, however, losing in straight sets to France's Gilles Simon.

Meanwhile, Canadian Vasek Pospisil fought back to beat Viktor Troicki of Serbia 4-6 6-7 (4-7) 6-4 6-3 6-3.

Stan marches on

Despite the straight-set scoreline, Wawrinka was put to the test by the diminutive Belgian throughout the match on Court One.

The world number four hit 44 winners and made 41 unforced errors in a fourth-round encounter that lasted more than two hours.

Wawrinka is bidding to become just the fifth man in the Open Era to win Roland Garros and Wimbledon in the same year.

Stunning comeback from Pospisil

Vasek Pospisil
Vasek Pospisil will face Britain's Andy Murray for a place in the Wimbledon semi-finals

Pospisil dropped to his knees after beating 22nd seed Troicki to reach the quarter-finals of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time.

The world number 56, who has already played three five-set matches in Wimbledon this year, hit a total of 52 winners.

Pospisil, who saw off British hope James Ward in the third round, will face Andy Murray in the quarter-finals on Wednesday.

Berdych outplayed by Simon

Czech Berdych was outclassed by Simon as he lost 6-3 6-3 6-2 to the Frenchman in just under two hours.

Tomas Berdych
Tomas Berdych reached the final of Wimbledon in 2010

Simon, who beat Gael Monfils in a five-set match in the third round, will face Roger Federer after the Swiss second seed overcame Roberto Bautista Agut 6-2 6-2 6-3.

World number 13 Simon has made it to the quarter-finals of Wimbledon for the first time.

Cilic comes through in four sets

Cilic's fantastic reaction winner

Marin Cilic, 26, needed four sets to beat unseeded American Denis Kudla 6-4 4-6 6-3 7-5.

The big-serving Croat, ranked ninth in the world, lost momentum in the second set before regaining it to win the next two and finish off the match in less than three hours.

Cilic, a quarter-finalist at Wimbledon in 2014, will play either holder and world number one Novak Djokovic or 14th seed Kevin Anderson in the next round.

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