World's primary participant and high seeded Rafael fighter airplane of Spain Nadal superior to the third spherical with a easy victory on Thursday, advancing the marketing campaign to win the primary yr's Grand Slam Australian Open for the second time in his profession. Nadal defeated the 76th ranked Argentine participant Federico Delbonis unilaterally 6–3, 7–6, 6–1 in two and a half hours. <! –
Nadal solely needed to attempt within the second set which pulled to the tie-breaker. Nadal received the tie-break 7-Four and gave the opposition participant an opportunity to win only one recreation within the third set.
Nadal, who has received 19 Grand Slam titles in his profession, received the Australian Open title solely as soon as in 2009, when he defeated Roger Federer within the closing. Since then, Nadal has misplaced within the title match of Melbourne 4 occasions. Nadal will face his nation's 27th seed participant Pablo Carreno Busta within the third spherical.
Among males, fourth seed was Denil Medvedev of Russia, fifth seed was Dominic Thiem of Austria, seventh seed was Germany's Alexander Zverev and in ladies second seed was Czech Republic's Carolina Plisskova, fourth seed Romania's Simona Halep and sixth seed Switzerland's Belinda Bencich within the third spherical Location has been created.