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Digital friendly package as Federer, Nadal and Serena into second round

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Published on July 3, 2019 - Duration: 02:56s

Digital friendly package as Federer, Nadal and Serena into second round

Defending champion Angelique Kerber eases into the second round of Wimbledon as does Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams

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Digital friendly package as Federer, Nadal and Serena into second round

SHOWS: LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (JULY 2, 2019) (AELTC - SEE RESTRICTIONS BEFORE USE) 1.

VARIOUS CENTRE COURT 2.

FLOWERS 3.

VARIOUS OF FANS QUEUING 4.

NADAL/FEDERER TRAINING 5.

VARIOUS ANGELIQUE KERBER BEATING TATJANA MARIA 6.

(SOUNDBITE) (English) ANGELIQUE KERBER SAYING: "Every round is tough, so for me, it's just trying to continue how I played the last week and last year here." 7.

VARIOUS NICK KYRGIOS BEATING JORDAN THOMPSON 8.

AMERICAN TEENAGER CORI GAUFF 9.

DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE 10.

VARIOUS OF WORLD NUMBER ASHLEIGH BARTY BEATING ZHENG SAISAI 11.

(SOUNDBITE) (English) ASHLEIGH BARTY SAYING: "The first round, there always very tough and I think it took a little bit of time to get used to the conditions, get used to that beautiful court under the beautiful new roof.

It took some time to adjust, but I loved every minute." 12.

ROGER FEDERER 13.

FEDERER BEATING LLOYD HARRIS 14.

(SOUNDBITE) (English) ROGER FEDERER SAYING: "You know, it's so nice to be out here.

This court has produced so many nice memories or me and that was sweet." 15.

MARIA SHARAPOVA RETIRING AGAINST PAULINE PARMENTIER 16.

PAULINE PARMENTIER DANCING 17.

FLOWERS 18.

VARIOUS OF BRITISH NUMBER ONE JOHANNA KONTA (WATCHED BY DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE) 19.

VARIOUS OF RAFAEL NADAL BEATING YUICHI SUGITA 20.

VARIOUS OF SERENA WILLIAMS BEATING 21.

(SOUNDBITE) (English) SERENA WILLIAMS SAYING: "What I really appreciate is that she never gave up and it is really good for me to play matches like this.

I haven't had a ton of matches this year so this was really good for me." 22.

WIMBLEDON LOGO STORY: Wimbledon defending champion Angelique Kerber also proved too strong for German compatriot Tatjana Maria, winning 6-4 6-3 on the second day of the championships on Tuesday (July 2).

Nick Kyrgios, the 2014 quarter-finalist, defeated Australian compatriot Jordan Thompson 7-6(4) 3-6 7-6(10) 0-6 6-1.

French Open champion Ash Barty wasted little time getting into top gear as she powered past China's Zheng Saisai 6-4 6-2.

Roger Federer began his bid for a ninth Wimbledon title with a 3-6 6-1 6-2 6-2 victory over tournament debutant Lloyd Harris of South Africa.

It was Federer's 96th victory at Wimbledon as he reached the second round for a 17th consecutive year.

Britain's Johanna Konta produced a solid performance to defeat Ana Bogdan 7-5 6-2 and set up a second-round encounter with Katerina Siniakova.

Former champion Maria Sharapova went out in the first round after she was forced to quit her match against France's Pauline Parmentier due to an injury.

The Russian trailed 4-6 7-6(4) 5-0 before she conceded the contest.

Spain's Rafa Nadal, bidding to claim the French Open and Wimbledon in the same year for a third time, beat qualifier Yuichi Sugita 6-3 6-1 6-3.

He meets Nick Kyrgios next.

Serena Williams staved off a late comeback attempt by Italian Giulia Gatto-Monticone, making her Wimbledon debut at the age of 31 after 17 years on the women's tour, to prevail 6-2 7-5 and remain unbeaten in first-round matches at the All England Club.

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