Raonic loses to 698th-ranked Kokkinakis at Queen's

Raonic stunned by world no. 698 Kokkinakis in straight sets

Raonic stunned by world no. 698 Kokkinakis in straight sets

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Thanasi Kokkinakis of Australia celebrates winning the first set against Milos Raonic of Canada during day two of the Queen's Club tennis tournament in London, Tuesday, June 20, 2017.

Milos Raonic of Canada plays a return to Thanasi Kokkinakis of Australia during day two of the Queen's Club tennis tournament in London, Tuesday, June 20, 2017.

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The second-seeded Wawrinka was beaten by big-serving Feliciano Lopez 7-6 (5), 7-5, with the Spanish player sealing victory off a net cord from a sliced backhand return.

Milos Raonic has crashed out of the Aegon Championships at Queen's after a shock defeat to world No. 698 Thanasi Kokkinakis.

The South Australian, in just his fifth match in nearly a year, following shoulder surgery and groin, abdominal and pec injuries, saved eight break points in the opening set before pinching a vital point on the Canadian's serve in the tiebreak. "Obviously it would have been a lot easier scheduling everything if I was to be here and have many more matches ahead of me".

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It was the 21-year-old's fifth match of 2017 after he missed 18 weeks with an abdominal strain.

"It's everything. This match was huge for me.to be out of the game so long. first top ten win and to do it on a court like this", a visibly emotional Kokkinakis told the BBC.

The 2016 finalist at both Queen's and Wimbledon got off to a miserable start on grass with the surprise loss against the Australian.

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Lopez is only ranked 32nd but the canny left-hander reached the Queen's final three years ago and he out-smarted Wawrinka with a grass-court masterclass that left the three-time Grand Slam champion unable to respond.

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