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Konta beats world number one Kerber despite nasty fall – report & video

Konta beats world number one Kerber despite nasty fall – report & video

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Media playback is not supported on this device Eastbourne 2017Venue: Devonshire Park, Eastbourne Date: 26 June-1 JulyCoverage: Live across BBC Two, Red Button, Connected TVs and online.Johanna Konta showed her Wimbledon credentials with a dramatic win over world number one Angelique Kerber after recovering from a heavy fall on match point in the Eastbourne quarter-final.The British number one, 26, won 6-3 6-4 against Germany's Kerber to reach the Aegon International semi-finals.Konta took her fourth match point after a stoppage of almost 10 minutes as she needed treatment following the fall.Compatriot Heather Watson is also through after beating Barbora Strycova.Both Konta and British number three Watson reached the semi-finals by winnin...