Sony Ericsson Open: Djokovic, Federer in round three

Miami: World number one Novak Djokovic of Serbia defeated Marcos Baghdatis of Cypriot 6-4, 6-4 in the second round matchup of Sony Ericsson Open played here on Saturday.

The 24-year-old top seeded Djokovic had with two aces, one double fault and won 80 percent of his first-serve points in the match that lasted for 91 minutes He record for the current is now15-2.

Djokovic would now face off against compatriot Troicki beat qualifier Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 in the third round.

Meanwhile former World number Roger Federer from Switzerland beat Ryan Harris of USA to set up a third round clash with local lad Andy Roddick who beat Luxembourg’s Gilles Muller. Federer defeated Harris 6-2 7-6, while Roddick thrashed Muller 6-3 6-2..

By Indian Sports News Network