Serbian Novak Djokovic (2) – Defending champion – is a good start in Melbourne and scored his second win of the week this time over Argentina’s Leonardo Mayer in straight sets. Meanwhile the Alicante David Ferrer (3) needed four sets to beat Frenchman Adrian Mannarino. Pablo Andujar lost the Polish Jerzy Janowicz (20).
Others who have achieved their pass Wednesday are the Czech Tomas Berdych (7), Frenchman Richard Gasquet (9), the German Florian Mayer surprised the Russian Mikhail Youzhy (14) and the young Bosnian Damir Dzumhur.
Djokovic began with all its power by applying a bagel in the first set against Mayer, besides only Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro was left alive in the box. The correntino managed to give more fight in the following sets but ‘Nole’ fulfilled the duties 6-0 6-4 6-4. In summary, Djokovic fired 12 aces and did not face a single break ball. Read more »