Pre-tournament favourite Rafael Nadal eased past America's Ryan Harrison 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 to record his 16th win on hard courts this year.
Defending champion Serena Williams crushed Italian veteran Francesca Schiavone, 6-0, 6-1. Her sister Venus, champion in 2000 and 2001, fought past Belgian 12th seed Kirsten Flipkens 6-1, 6-2.
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.
Sunil Verma's parents couldn't afford to bring him up but he took 8 wickets in his maiden cricket match.
He hates losing matches, especially when he's leading India, says Yuvraj Singh.
Former cricketer compares himself with Harvey Specter, who plays with women's emotions in a TV show called Suits.
VVS Laxman could be present at the Atletico de Kolkata versus Kerala Blasters match.
Real Madrid and Barcelona matches have showcased exceptional talent and ugly controversies.
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