Nadal stunned by Rosol

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Updated: June 29, 2012

Czech Lukas Rosol beat second seed Rafael Nadal 6-7 6-4 6-4 2-6 6-4 in the Wimbledon second round to complete one of the biggest ever upsets on Thursday.

The world number 100, making his Wimbledon debut, overpowered the Spanish second seed who was seeking his third title at the All England Club with an inspired display on Centre Court.

Britain’s Andy Murray faced an all-out assault from massive-serving Croat Ivo Karlovic before booking his place in the third round with a 7-5 6-7 6-2 7-6 win.

Andy Roddick, a three-time runner-up, went through to the last 32 with a 6-3, 7-6 (7/1), 6-3 win over Germany’s Bjorn Phau and will face Spanish seventh seed David Ferrer who put out France’s Kenny De Schepper 7-6 (7/1), 6-2, 6-4.

Japan’s Kei Nishikori and Belgian wildcard David Goffin showed that size doesn’t matter as two of the men’s tour’s brightest prospects advanced impressively to the third round.

Top seed Maria Sharapova overcame a second-set wobble to beat Tsvetana Pironkova 7-6 6-7 6-0 and reach the Wimbledon third round on Thursday.