Result: Milos Raonic through at Wimbledon in straight-sets victory

Milos Raonic defeats Lukasz Kubot in straight sets to progress through to the last 16 at Wimbledon.

Milos Raonic has seen off Lukasz Kubot in straight sets to advance through to the last 16 at Wimbledon.

Lukasz Kubot of Poland during his Gentlemen's Singles third round match against Milos Raonic on June 28, 2014© Getty Images

The match required two tie-breaks to separate the pair, but Raonic eventually prevailed 7-6 7-4 6-2.

The first set went by way of serve, before Kubot lost out three times in the tie to give his Canadian opponent first blood.

Both players held serve once more in the second set, and it was Raonic who held his nerve again to take a two-set lead.

The world number nine made lighter work of the final set by capitalising on Kubot's two losses of serve to secure his spot in the next round.

Canada's Milos Raonic returns against Australia's Matthew Ebden during their men's first round match on day two of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 24, 2014
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