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Australian Open 2016: Djokovic, Nadal and Raonic are standing on

Australian Open-2016: Джокович, Надаль и Раонич уверенно шагают дальшеIn the Open championship of Australia on tennis in the men’s singles completed matches of the first round.

Reigning champion Novak Djokovic the title defense began with a crushing victory over the experienced Spaniard Fernando Verdasco, who last week in Doha forced the Serb to win the five match-balls. This time, Verdasco was only enough for one set, during which Djokovic twice had to do a back break.

Such troubles are not allowed Rafael Nadal – king of clay in two hours figured out Florian Mayer. The Spaniard in each set is made one break, and his serve never let the opponent to break points.

Third-seeded Milos Raonic have not met serious resistance from the entertaining German Dustin brown. Canadian made four breaks and played three break points.

The owner of the best serve in tennis by Ivo Karlovic, more than five hours were cut by Argentine Horacio Sabulosum. In the deciding set, the players played 42 games. One of the toughest wins in his career Karlovic came through 75 aces.

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The only loss of the day among was seeded Spaniard Feliciano Lopez, who on his 60th major in a row were defeated by Fabio Fognini.

The results of matches of seeded players:

Dustin Brown (Germany) – Milos Raonic (Canada, 3) — 3:6, 4:6, 2:6

Alexander Zverev (Germany, 24) – Robin Haase (Netherlands) — 6:2, 3:6, 5:7, 6:3, 6:2

Gilles Simon (France, 25) – Michael MMOs (USA) — 6:1, 6:3, 6:3

Nikoloz Basilashvili (Georgia) – Philipp Kohlschreiber (Germany, 32) — 4:6, 6:3, 6:7, 4:6

Florian Mayer (Germany) – Raphael Nadal (Spain, 9) – 3:6, 4:6, 4:6

Fernando Verdasco (Spain) – Novak Djokovic (Serbia, 2) – 1:6, 6:7, 2:6

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Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria, 15) – Christopher O’connell (Australia) – 7:6, 6:3, 6:3

Omar Asika (Australia) – David Ferrer (Spain, 21) – 3:6, 0:6, 2:6

Reilly Opelka (USA) – David Goffin (Belgium, 11) – 4:6, 6:4, 2:6, 6:4, 4:6

Dominique Tim (Austria, 8) – Jan-Lennard, Struff (Germany) – 4:6, 6:4, 6:4, 6:3

Gael Monfis (France, 6) – Jiri Vesely (Czech Republic) – 6:2, 6:3, 6:2

Roberto Bautista-Agut (Spain, 13) – Guido Pella (Argentina) – 6:3, 6:1, 6:1

Blake Mott (Australia) – Richard Gasquet (France, 18) – 4:6, 4:6, 2:6

Pablo Carreno Busta (Spain, 30) – Peter Polansky (Canada) – 6:0, 3:6, 3:6, 6:2, 3:0, failure Polanski

Iwo Karlovich (Croatia, 20) – Horacio Zeballos (Argentina) – 6:7, 3:6, 7:5, 6:2, 22:20

Fabio Fonini (Italy) – Feliciano Lopez (Spain, 28) – 7:5, 6:3, 7:5

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