Dan Evans, James Ward given wildcards for AEGON Championships

James Ward of Great Britain celebrates match point after his five set victory against Sam Querrey of the United States during day one of the Davis Cup World Group first round between the U.S. and Great Britain at PETCO Park on January 31, 2014
© Getty Images
British duo Dan Evans and James Ward are granted wildcards for the AEGON Championships at Queen's Club.

British duo Dan Evans and James Ward have been handed wildcards for the upcoming AEGON Championships at Queen's Club.

Evans, 23, is currently second in the British rankings, while 27-year-old Ward occupies third place.

Meanwhile, Cyprus's world number 134 Marcos Baghdatis has also been granted a wildcard for the tournament in West London.

"Marcos, Dan and James are all excellent additions to the lineup," tournament director Ross Hutchins is quoted as saying by Sky Sports News.

The AEGON Championships are due to get underway on June 9.

Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates a point in his fourth round match against Stephane Robert of France during day eight of the 2014 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 20, 2014
Read Next:
Murray 'falls ill ahead of Davis Cup clash'
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole



ATP RankingsPoints
1Scotland flag Andy Murray7,750
2Spain Rafael Nadal7,555
3Switzerland Roger Federer7,145
4Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka5,780
5Serbia Novak Djokovic5,325
6Croatia Marin Cilic5,155
7Alexander Zverev4,470
8Austria Dominic Thiem4,030
9Japan Kei Nishikori3,285
10Canada Milos Raonic3,230
11Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov3,070
12France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga2,770
13Belgium David Goffin2,560
14Spain Roberto Bautista Agut2,425
15Czech Republic Tomas Berdych2,390
16United States Jack Sock2,335
17Pablo Carreno Busta2,305
18Lucas Pouille2,220
19United States John Isner2,110
20United States Sam Querrey2,060
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand