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The favorites do not fail in the second day of Wimbledon

Andy Murray, Serena Williams and Stan Wawrinka, three of the top favorites for the title at Wimbledon, did not fail on Tuesday in their London debut and fast-tracked to the second round.
Local idol Murray, seeded number two at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, kicked off his path to his second title with a clear win over compatriot Liam Broady, 235 in the world and guest of the organization.
The Dunblane player needed just one hour and 42 minutes to get rid of Broady 6-2, 6-3, 6-4, in the first British meeting at Wimbledon in 15 years.
Winner last Sunday for the fifth time of Queens’s, record of the tournament, Murray seeks to become the second Briton to triumph more than once in the British ‘major’, after Fred Perry, who won the title in the period 1934-36 .
“I think offensively I was very good, although perhaps I could have moved a little better. However, I was good at the service, I won many points with him, so, in general, I am satisfied, “said the Scotsman after the game.
Another of the favorite theorists who did not fail in his premiere in the British capital was the Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka, seeded number four.
Stan ‘The Man’ advanced to the second round after easily defeating the young American Taylor Fritz, just 18 years old, 7-6 (4), 6-1, 6-7 (2) and 6-4, in two hours and 23 minutes.
The Swiss tennis player, a quarter-finalist for the last two years in the British capital, will face off in the second round with Argentine Juan Martín Del Potro.
‘I don’t know what I can do this year at Wimbledon. At the moment, I am now facing Del Potro, who is a very good rival and it will be difficult. I only think about the present, not about what is to come, ”Wawrinka declared after the match.
The one from Tandil could not have had a better return to the All England Club tracks, of which he had been missing for three years, when he swept French Stephane Robert on Tuesday, 6-1, 7-5 and 6-0.
It took ‘Delpo’ just over 90 minutes to complete his return to the grassy Grand Slam, in which he was a semifinalist in 2013, against Serbian Novak Djokovic (7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6- 7 (6) and 6-3), when British Andy Murray later took the title.
This edition of Wimbledon marks the return of the Argentine player to the Grand Slam tournaments after having missed much of the last two seasons after undergoing three interventions on the left wrist.
Nor did the French Richard Gasquet (7) have too many problems against the British Aljaz Bedene, the also Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (12) with the Spanish Íñigo Cervantes, nor the Australian Nick Kyrgios (15) against the Czech Radek Stepanek.
In addition, others who reserved their ticket to the second round were the Serbian Viktor Troicki (25), the Argentine Juan Monaco and the Luxembourgian Gilles Muller.
In the women’s draw, the American Serena Williams, faithful to her condition of first favorite, did not give rise to surprise and got rid of the Swiss Amra Sadikovic, 6-2, 6-4 in 74 minutes, to start the defense of the title at Wimbledon.
The youngest of the Williamses has accumulated 80 victories in south-west London, where she has only lost ten times. In a big one he has only yielded once in the first round.
Sadikovic, 148 in the world, did not disturb the six-time champion, who won the title at La Central last year against the Spanish-Venezuelan Garbiñe Muguruza.
Serena will now face her compatriot Christina McHale, 65 of the world, who beat the Slovak Daniela Hantuchova, 7-5, 6-2.
The Italian Roberta Vinci (6), the Slovakian Domina Cibulkova (19) and the Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova (13) also advanced to the second round, who lost on the center court of Caroline Wozniaki. EFE

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