Angelique Kerber delighted by "unbelievable" win over Maria Sharapova

Germany's Angelique Kerber celebrates after winning her women's singles third round match against Belgium's Kirsten Flipkins on day six of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 28, 2014
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Angelique Kerber describes her win over Maria Sharapova in the fourth round of Wimbledon as "unbelievable".

Angelique Kerber has described her fourth-round win over Maria Sharapova at Wimbledon as "unbelievable".

The German, who is seeded ninth, stunned the former champion on Tuesday with a gruelling three-set triumph.

"It's unbelievable," Kerber told BBC Sport. "It was such a tough match, playing to a high level, and it was so close.

"I'm so happy. She's a great player on grass, but I was just focusing on myself and I'm so happy to be in the quarters."

Waiting for Kerber in the quarter-finals will be Canadian 13th seed Eugenie Bouchard.

Eugenie Bouchard of Canada celebrates after winning her Ladies' Singles fourth round match against Alize Cornet of France on day seven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 30, 2014
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