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Australian Open seeded players fared
Associated Press
2014-01-16 11:42 PM

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- How seeded players fared Thursday at the Australian Open at Melbourne Park (number in parentheses denotes seeding):

Men
Second Round

Rafael Nadal (1), Spain, def. Thanasi Kokkinakis, Australia, 6-2, 6-4, 6-2.

Andy Murray (4), Britain, def. Vincent Millot, France, 6-2, 6-2, 7-5.

Juan Martin del Potro (5), Argentina, lost to Roberto Bautista Agut, Spain, 4-6, 6-3, 5-7, 6-4, 7-5.

Roger Federer (6), Switzerland, def. Blaz Kavcic, Slovenia, 6-2, 6-1, 7-6 (4).

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (10), France, def. Thomaz Bellucci, Brazil, 7-6 (6), 6-4, 6-4.

Milos Raonic (11), Canada, def. Victor Hanescu, Romania, 7-6 (9), 6-4, 6-4.

Kei Nishikori (16), Japan, def. Dusan Lajovic, Serbia, 6-1, 6-1, 7-6 (3).

Gilles Simon (18), France, def. Marin Cilic, Croatia, 4-6, 7-6 (3), 6-7 (5), 6-1, 6-2.

Grigor Dimitrov (22), Bulgaria, def. Yen-hsun Lu, Taiwan, 6-3, 6-3, 7-6 (11).

Andreas Seppi (24), Italy, lost to Donald Young, United States, 6-4, 2-6, 6-3, 4-6, 7-5.

Gael Monfils (25), France, def. Jack Sock, United States, 7-6 (2), 7-5, 6-2.

Feliciano Lopez (26), Spain, def. Michael Berrer, Germany, 6-4, 7-6 (6), 6-4.

Benoit Paire (27), France, def. Nick Kyrgios, Australia, 6-7 (5), 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-2, 6-2.

Fernando Verdasco (31), Spain, lost to Teymuraz Gabashvili, Russia, 7-6 (1), 3-6, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4.

Women
Second Round

Victoria Azarenka (2), Belarus, def. Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, Czech Republic, 6-1, 6-4.

Maria Sharapova (3), Russia, def. Karin Knapp, Italy, 6-3, 4-6, 10-8.

Agnieszka Radwanska (5), Poland, def. Olga Govortsova, Belarus, 6-0, 7-5.

Jelena Jankovic (8), Serbia, def. Ayumi Morita, Japan, 6-2, 6-0.

Caroline Wozniacki (10), Denmark, def. Christina McHale, United States, 6-0, 1-6, 6-2.

Simona Halep (11), Romania, def. Varvara Lepchenko, United States, 4-6, 6-0, 6-1.

Sloane Stephens (13), United States, def. Ajla Tomljanovic, Croatia, 3-6, 6-2, 7-5.

Carla Suarez Navarro (16), Spain, def. Galina Voskoboeva, Kazakhstan, 7-6 (2), 3-6, 8-6.

Dominika Cibulkova (20), Slovakia, def. Stefanie Voegele, Switzerland, 6-0, 6-1.

Alize Cornet (25), France, def. Camila Giorgi, Italy, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4.

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (29), Russia, def. Mandy Minella, Luxembourg, 6-2, 6-2.

Magdalena Rybarikova (32), Slovakia, lost to Kurumi Nara, Japan, 6-4, 6-3.

Bojana Jovanovski (33), Serbia, lost to Yvonne Meusburger, Austria, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2.

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