3rd seed David Ferrer of Spain didn’t waste too much time on his way to victory over the Serbian wild card holder Filip Krajinovic as he dismissed him 6-0 6-3.
Ferrer will now play his countryman Albert Montanes, who defeated Australian Bernard Tomic 6-0 5-7 7-5.
Feliciano Lopez joined Ferrer in round 3 after he beat Italy’s Flavio Cipolla in straight sets 6-4 6-3.
Next up for Lopez will be the Finn Jarkko Nieminen, who overcame the Australian lucky loser Eduardo Schwank 6-3 6-7 (4) 6-4.
Also through to the third round is the 6th seed Spaniard Nicolas Almagro after eliminating Edouard Roger Vasselin of France 7-5 7-6 (3), Milos Raonic of Canada, who ousted Russian Igor Andreev 6-4 6-1 and Kevin Anderson of South Africa after defeating the Argentine qualifier Federico Delbonis 7-6 (5) 7-6 (5).