There were a little aches and pains here and there but Friday was measured more in terms of victories and losses than the volume of screams. Confused? Click on. (AFP and AP images)
The giants of the sport were back to doing what they do best, winning. Roger Federer beat Ivo Karlovic 7-6, 7-5, 6-3.
Rafael Nadal too was his skillful best as he downed Lukas Lacko 6-4, 6-2, 6-4.
Aussie Teenager seems to only win when pushed to the limits. He again won a five-setter, to set-up a fourth round clash against Federer.
In the women's division, Clijsters powered past Daniela Hantuchova 6-3, 6-2.
Victoria Azarenka too hardly broke a sweat as she made Mona Barthel taste defeat worth 6-2, 6-4.
Li Na won her match after her opponent in Anabel Medina Garrigues of Spain retired. She hurt her ankle. Injuries and sprains were common as most players could be seen asking for message more frequently than what is usual.
Alexandr Dolgopolov is seen here getting some assistance. He lost his match against Tomic.