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Rafael Nadal wins after slow start

Updated: June 28, 2014, 7:50 PM ET
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LONDON -- Same start, same finish, for Rafael Nadal on a rainy Saturday at Wimbledon.

Nadal once again lost the first set of a match here this year but came back to win the next three, beating Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan 6-7 (4), 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 to reach the fourth round.

Under the closed roof on Centre Court, while play everywhere else was suspended due to the inclement weather, Nadal turned the match around by winning eight consecutive games and 14 of 15.

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