Result: Alexandr Dolgopolov comes from behind to edge past Benjamin Becker

Alexandr Dolgopolov comes from behind to beat Benajmin Becker 6-7(4) 7-6(0) 6-3 6-4 in the second round of Wimbledon.

Alexandr Dolgopolov was forced to come from a set down to beat Benjamin Becker 6-7(4) 7-6(0) 6-3 6-4 in the second round of Wimbledon on Wednesday.

 Alexandr Dolgopolov of Ukraine plays a backhand shot during his Gentlemen's Singles second round match against Benjamin Becker of Germany on day three of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon© Getty Images

In the tightest of first sets, there was just one break point on offer for either player, but with Dolgopolov leading 5-4 he was unable to find the point necessary to take the lead. Becker took full advantage in the tie-break by winning the first set with a 7-4 success over the 21st seed in the deciding exchange.

The second set once again proved how evenly matched the two rivals were on the day as another set passed without a break of serve, meaning that Dolgopolov was forced to rely on an emphatic 7-0 success in the tie-break to level the scores.

Dolgopolov grew in confidence to convert the first break point early in the third set, before holding off the challenge from Becker to take a 2-1 lead.

Both players traded breaks midway through the fourth set, but it was a couple of mistakes from Becker in the ninth game which handed the advantage to his Ukrainian opponent.

Dolgopolov was able to wrap up a 6-4 win with a comfortable service game on his way to the third round.

Alexandr Dolgopolov of the Ukraine celebrates his victory over Fabio Fognini of Italy during the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells Tennis Garden on March 12, 2014
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