David Ferrer survives in five sets

Updated: June 29, 2013, 5:49 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

LONDON -- On a day Novak Djokovic advanced easily in three sets, fourth-seeded David Ferrer came from a set down twice to reach the fourth round at Wimbledon, wearing down Alexandr Dolgopolov of Ukraine 6-7 (6), 7-6 (2), 2-6, 6-1, 6-2 on Saturday.

In a back-and-forth match on Court 1, Ferrer needed treatment for blisters on his foot but still managed to outlast the 26th-seeded Dolgopolov and reach the last 16 for the fourth year in a row.

He reached the ...

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