Kukushkin claims straight sets win in Memphis

There was plenty of action on day two of the US National Indoor Tennis Championships as all the big names made it through to the third round.

Kazakhstan's Mikhail Kukushkin plays

The eighth-seeded Mikhail Kukushkin won his meeting with Teymuraz Gabashvili in straight sets, while Ivo Karlovic saw off Matt Ebden 7-5 6-4.

Benjamin Becker was a 6-3 6-2 victor against Lukas Lacko, Marcos Baghdatis saw off Rajeev Ram 6-3 6-4 and Jack Sock was too good for Adrian Mannarino over three sets.

Ryan Harrison was also a winner, getting the better of Bjorn Phau 6-3 6-4.

American Tim Smyczek came from a set down to beat Australian qualifier Nick Kyrgios 6-7 (5/7) 6-4 6-3.

In the final match of the day, Alex Bogomolov of Russia rallied to see off number six seed Sam Querrey 2-6 6-4 7-6 (9/7).

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