Wimbledon: Marcus Willis beats world number 99 Yuichi Sugita in qualifying
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British world number 775 Marcus Willis beat Japan's 99th-ranked Yuichi Sugita in their Wimbledon qualifying opener.
Warwickshire's Willis, 25, beat Sugita, seeded fourth in the Roehampton tournament, 1-6 6-4 6-1.
The British number 23 needs to win another two matches - starting with Russian teenager Andrey Rublev - to secure his main-draw place.
Compatriot Joe Salisbury, ranked 706th in the world, caused another upset, beating Italian Alessandro Giannessi.
Britain's Katie Boulter, Edward Corrie and Gabriella Taylor also won their first-round matches, but Daniel Smethurst is out after a 6-3 7-6 (8-6) defeat by France's Calvin Hemery and Maia Lumsden lost to Czech Tereza Smitkova 2-6 6-2 6-2.