US Open Day 1: Nadal sweeps into Round 2; Serena and Venus shine
The first day saw business as usual among the women but the men lost 11th seed Kei Nishikori.
The first day saw business as usual among the women but the men lost two good prospects in Kei Nishikori and Bernard Tomic. (AP and AFP Photos)
Li Na reached the second round with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Olga Govortsova of Belarus.
Agnieszka Radwanska eased past Silvia Soler-Espinosa 6-1, 6-2.
Laura Robson won nine games in succession to beat Spanish veteran Lourdes Dominguez Lino, 7-5, 6-0.
Daniel Evans, making his debut after coming through qualifying, swept past Japanese 11th seed Kei Nishikori, 6-4, 6-4, 6-2.