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Petra Kvitova, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal advance at Wimbledon

Petra Kvitova, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal advance at Wimbledon

It looked all too easy for the champions at the All England Club. Defending women's champion Petra Kvitova and former men's winners Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal all won their first-round matches at Wimbledon on Tuesday in straight sets and in rapid-fire fashion. Of the three, only Nadal lost serve and the big names imposed themselves with ease on Day 2 of the grass-court Grand Slam as London basked in warm, sunny conditions. In keeping with Wimbledon tradition, Kvitova had the honor of playing the first match on Centre Court on the second day as the reigning women's champion. The second-seeded Czech wasted no time in reasserting her dominance on her favorite court,...

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