Roger Federer reeled off some of his best tennis to claim a commanding straight-sets win over Slovenia's Blaz Kavcic and reach the third round of the Australian Open.
Top seed Rafael Nadal eased past Thanasi Kokkinakis and was kept on the Rod Laver Arena for just one hour and 53 minutes.
Maria Sharapova hits out at confusion over the heat policy at the Open after her greulling 6-3, 4-6, 10-8 victory over Karin Knapp.
Defending champion Victoria Azarenka blew kisses at the crowd after a routine win over Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.
The talk of the day was the Extreme Heat Policy enforced by the organisers, suspending play on outside courts with matches only played on courts with roofs.
Fans found varied ways to keep themselves cool from the scorching heat.
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