Wimbledon

Defending Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic had little trouble in Monday’s first round, dispatching Juan Carlos Ferrero 6-3, 6-3, 6-1. Enlarge photo

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Defending Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic had little trouble in Monday’s first round, dispatching Juan Carlos Ferrero 6-3, 6-3, 6-1.

WIMBLEDON, England – A look at Wimbledon on Monday:

Weather: Partly cloudy. High of 72 degrees (22 C).

Men’s Seeded Winners: No. 1 Novak Djokovic, No. 3 Roger Federer, No. 8 Janko Tipsarevic, No. 13 Gilles Simon, No. 15 Juan Monaco, No. 17 Fernando Verdasco, No. 18 Richard Gasquet, No. 26 Mikhail Youzhny, No. 28 Radek Stepanek, No. 29 Julien Benneteau, No. 31 Florian Mayer.

Men’s Seeded Losers: No. 6 Tomas Berdych, No. 11 John Isner, No. 23 Andreas Seppi, No. 24 Marcel Granollers.

Women’s Seeded Winners: No. 1 Maria Sharapova, No. 3 Agnieszka Radwanska, No. 5 Sam Stosur, No. 8 Angelique Kerber, No. 11 Li Na, No. 15 Sabine Lisicki, No. 17 Maria Kirilenko, No. 20 Nadia Petrova, No. 23 Petra Cetkovska, No. 30 Peng Shuai.

Women’s Seeded Losers: No. 16 Flavia Pennetta, No. 18 Jelena Jankovic, No. 27 Daniela Hantuchova, No. 29 Monica Niculescu.

Stat of the Day: 1997 – The only other time Williams lost in the first round at Wimbledon. She was beaten 6-1, 6-3 by Elena Vesnina on Monday.

Quote of the Day: “She was like, ‘Mama, do I have to wear white, too?’” – Kim Clijsters, who beat Jankovic in straight sets, talking about her 4-year-old daughter’s concern over Wimbledon’s dress code for players.

On Court Today: No. 2 Rafael Nadal vs. Thomaz Bellucci, No. 4 Andy Murray vs. Nikolay Davydenko, No. 5 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga vs. Lleyton Hewitt, No. 30 Andy Roddick vs. Jamie Baker; No. 2 Victoria Azarenka vs. Irina Falconi, No. 4 Petra Kvitova vs. Akgul Amanmuradova, No. 6 Serena Williams vs. Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, No. 7 Caroline Wozniacki vs. Tamira Paszek.

Tuesday’s Forecast: Cloudy, with a chance of rain. High of 64 degrees (18 C).

Associated Press