Nick Kyrgios books Australian Open third-round clash with Tomas Berdych

  • Kyrgios beats Uruguayan Pablo Cuevas 6-4, 7-5, 7-6 (7-2)
  • Australian No2 to play sixth seed Berdych for place in last 16

It took two hours, three sets and one major fashion disaster, but Nick Kyrgios is through to the third round of the Australian Open after overcoming world No41 Pablo Cuevas 6-4, 7-5, 7-6 (7-2) at Hisense Arena.

This win was not without its obstacles for the Australian and he was squabbling with the chair umpire as early as the mid-way point of his first service game, but he settled to claim an early break before taking out the first set in 35 minutes.

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