Men’s 26th seed Benoit Paire moved in to the second round after he beat Croatia’s Franko Skugor 3-6 7-6(2) 2-6 6-3 10-8 in only under four hrs.
Stepanek might coach me eventually, Kyrgios states
Play was suspended on all courts because of rain.
1305 KYRGIOS OVERCOMES STEPANEK
1520 BERDYCH In CONTROL
Taylor Fritz (U.S.) v 4-Stan Wawrinka (Europe)
ORDER OF PLAY (PREFIX DENOTES SEEDING)
Juan Martin Del Potro, the 2013 Wimbledon semi-finalist, eased past Stephane Robert of France 6-1 7-5 6-.
1030 PLAY Starts ON Primary SHOWCOURTS
France’s twelfth seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga guaranteed an appropriate straight-sets victory 6-4 7-6(5) 6-4 against Spain’s Inigo Cervantes to maneuver in to the second round.
Spain’s Fernando Verdasco pressed the 19th seed Bernard Tomic to some determining fifth set, after winning the 4th set 6-3. The Australian was leading 4-6 6-3 6-3.
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1515 VINCI EDGES PAST BATTLING RISKE
Men’s 15th seed Nick Kyrgios transformed a lapse of concentration to conquer Radek Stepanek 6-4 6-3 6-7(9) 6-1 to maneuver in to the second round.
Serena toils to scrappy opening victory
Men’s 31st seed Joao Sousa beat Russia’s Dmitry Tursunov inside a a unrelenting five-setter 3-6 7-6(2) 4-6 6-3 7-5 to maneuver in to the second round.
Play starts around the primary showcourts on the partially cloudy day using the temperature at 20 levels Celsius (68°F). Rain is anticipated afterwards within the mid-day.
1304 GASQUET EASES TO STRAIGHT-SETS VICTORY
1540 PLAY SUSPENDED
Women’s number 1 Serena Williams eased past Switzerland’s Amra Sadikovic 6-2 6-4 to maneuver in to the next round. The American protecting champion is thinking of getting Steffi Graf’s professional era record of twenty-two grand slam game titles.
1245 TSONGA MARCHES INTO SECOND ROUND
1325 SERENA MOVES INTO SECOND ROUND
1640 KUZNETSOVA TAKES FIRST SET
1510 BAUTISTA AGUT SEES OFF AUSTRALIA’S THOMPSON
1530 VERDASCO WINS 4th SET TO Pressure DECIDER
No sentiment as Murray beats fellow Brit Broady
3-Agnieszka Radwanska (Belgium) v Kateryna Kozlova (Ukrain)
Briton Louise Watson’s match against German Annika Beck, that was scheduled to occur on Court Two, was one of many matches cancelled because of the weather.
1250 CIBULKOVA DOWNS LUCIC-BARONI
Performer Brown activates the design and style
10-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) v Sorana Cirstea (Romania)
1442 PAIRE WINS FIVE-SET THRILLER
Women’s 19th seed Dominika Cibulkova, one fourth-finalist at Wimbledon this year, beat Croatia’s Mirjana Lucic-Baroni 7-5 6-3 to maneuver in to the second round.
1435 DEL POTRO MARCHES INTO SECOND ROUND
Women’s sixth seed Roberta Vinci increased to defeat American Alison Riske 6-2 7-5 6-3 after shedding the 2nd set.
Liam Broady (Britain) v 2-Andy Murray (Britain)
Fernando Verdasco (The country) v 19-Bernard Tomic (Australia)
15-Nick Kyrgios (Australia) v Radek Stepanek (Czech Republic)
1-Serena Williams (U.S.) v Amra Sadikovic (Europe)
Men’s seventh seed Richard Gasquet of France completed a 6-3 6-4 6-3 victory over Britain’s Aljaz Bedene.
Men’s second seed Andy Murray beat fellow Briton Liam Broady 6-2 6-3 6-4 inside a solid begin to his bid for any second Wimbledon title.
Men’s tenth seed Tomas Berdych battled back after losing the 2nd set 7-5 against Croatia’s Ivan Dodig to win the 3rd set and lead 7-6(5) 5-7 6-1.
Men’s 22nd seed Feliciano Lopez reserved his passage towards the second round, beating American Rajeev Ram 7-6(5) 6-4 6-4.
Women’s 16th seed Johanna Konta placed her authority at the start of the match to accept first set 6-1 against Puerto Rico’s Monica Puig.
1440 LOPEZ DOWNS RAM To Maneuver INTO SECOND ROUND
Louise Watson (Britain) v Annika Beck (Germany) (Put together by Nivedita Shankar and Simon Jennings in Bengaluru, editing by Erectile dysfunction Osmond)
France’s Gasquet, Tsonga win with one eye on Euros
Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova, the women’s twelfth seed, held off Caroline Wozniacki to accept first set 7-5 within closed roof on Center Court.
Men’s 25th seed Viktor Troicki beat France’s Tristan Lamasine 6-4 6-2 6-2 to advance in to the next round.
Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut, the men’s 14th seed, eased to some 6-3 6-3 6-3 victory over Australian Jordan Thompson.
1215 TROICKI MOVES INTO SECOND ROUND
Men’s 4th seed Stanislas Wawrinka retrieved from the shaky third set to conquer American kid Taylor Fritz 7-6(4) 6-1 6-7(2) 6-4 to advance in to the second round.
Court Two (Play starts at 1030 GMT)
1525 MURRAY MAKES SHORT WORK OF BROADY
1440 WAWRINKA OVERCOMES Teen FRITZ
Monica Puig (Puerto Rico) v 16-Johanna Konta (Britain)
Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) v 13-Svetlana Kuznetsova(Russia)
1630 WATSON’S CLASH WITH BECK CANCELLED
1358 SOUSA OVERCOMES TURSUNOV IN FIVE SETS
Serena set on protecting Olympic title she loves
1530 KONTA MAKES CONFIDENT START
Erratic Wawrinka sees off teen Fritz
Kyrgios overcomes gritty Czech veteran Stepanek