Plucky Jamie Baker loses to Andy Roddick

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ANDY Roddick snuffed out Jamie Baker’s Wimbledon dreams as the American finished off the plucky Scot in three sets.

Resuming a set and a break up after a rain delay from Tuesday, Roddick clinched the second set of this first-round match with ease before edging a nervy third to run out a 7-6 (7/1) 6-4 7-5 winner.

Britain’s Heather Watson fared better, though, as the 20-year-old from Guernsey became the first British woman to reach the Wimbledon third round since 2002 after beating Jamie Lee Hampton of the United States 6-1 6-4.

British number one Andy Murray, meanwhile, locks horns with Ivo Karlovic, the 6ft 10in Croatian who reached the quarter-finals at the All England Club in 2009, this afternoon.