Roger Federer began his campaign with a 6-1 6-3 6-3 win over Damiz Dzumhur. It took Federer only 67 minutes to breeze into the second round. Rafa Nadal too won his encounter in straight sets. He defeated Thomas Bellucci 6-4 6-2 6-4. Up next for Nadal is a stiff challenge against Dustin Brown.
Andy Murray survived a minor scare and won 6-4 7-6 6-4 against Mikhail Kukushkin.