The remarkable comeback of Taylor Dent continued today, when he defeated Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay 6-3, 7-5, 6-7, 6-3 in a Wimbledon qualifier to earn a spot in the main draw.
After years of back problems that included spinal fusion surgery, Dent, a Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy student, continues to get closer to his top form.
"After my back injuries I am not back yet, but I am on the right path," Dent told Wimbledon.com. "I take it one step at a time."
Check out this story in Tennis Week on Dent's qualifiying for the Wimbledon main draw.