Dan Evans out of Nottingham Open with loss to Pablo Cuevas

Dan Evans
Dan Evans was part of the Great Britain team that won the 2015 Davis Cup

British number four Dan Evans is out of the Nottingham Open after losing 6-7 (4-7) 7-6 (7-5) 6-4 to Uruguayan world number 25 Pablo Cuevas.

Evans, 26, who has beaten a player inside the world's top 25 only once, was two points away from his first-ever ATP quarter-final on grass.

Second seed Cuevas will face Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis in the last eight.

Baghdatis saved two match points against America's Sam Querrey on his way to a 1-6 7-6 (10-8) 6-4 victory.

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