HIGHLIGHTS-Tennis-Day two at the Australian Open
MELBOURNE, Jan 17 Latest news from the second day of the Australian Open tennis championships on Tuesday (all times GMT):
Sept 24 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Malaysian Open Men's Singles Round 1 matches on Monday Michael Yani (U.S.) beat Brian Baker (U.S.) 6-3 7-6(4) Vasek Pospisil (Canada) beat 8-Jurgen Melzer (Austria) 6-4 2-0 (Melzer retired) Jimmy Wang (Taiwan) beat Riccardo Ghedin (Italy) 6-3 6-3 Igor Sijsling (Netherlands) beat Ariez Elyaas Deen Heshaam (Malaysia) 6-2 6-1
MELBOURNE, Jan 17 Two matches in four months, a dodgy knee and a sweltering day had doubts swirling around Serena Williams as she took centre court for her first round match against talented Swiss Belinda Bencic at the Australian Open on Tuesday.
MELBOURNE, Jan 17 Rafa Nadal easily avoided the embarrassment of a back-to-back first round exits at the Australian Open on Tuesday, ramping up his serve and rattling off 39 winners to beat Florian Mayer 6-3 6-4 6-4 on Rod Laver Arena.