Top-seeded Rafael Nadal and men’s No. 4 Andy Murray moved into the third round at the Wimbledon tennis tournament with straight-set wins, while five-time champion Venus Williams needed three sets to advance.
No marathon this time, just a straight-set win for John Isner at Wimbledon on a day when Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams also moved into the second round at the Grand Slam tournament.
Defending champion Rafael Nadal was taken to five sets at Roland Garros for the first time today before beating John Isner of the U.S. in the opening round of the French Open. Kim Clijsters , Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova also won.
Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova dropped a combined five games to reach the third round of the Australian Open tennis tournament. Defending champion Novak Djokovic took just one game more to advance.