The 30-year-old Scot and world number one -- who suffered a shock first round defeat at the hands of journeyman Australian Jordan Thompson at last week's Queen's tournament -- will not face any of his fellow members of the 'Big Four' until the semi-finals.
Roger Federer returns to Wimbledon as favourite to capture a record-breaking eighth title and become the tournament's oldest champion.
It was in the eighth game of the second set that the 22-year-old served an ace to finish the match.
Serena Williams, whose 23 Grand Slam singles title are the most in the Open era (since 1968), didn't take kindly to the comments made by John McEnroe in an interview National Public Radio's Lulu Garcia-Navarro.
John McEnroe, 58, told Jimmy Kimmel two years ago that he believed he could still beat Serena Williams.
Federer, who is aiming for an eighth Wimbledon crown, won 6-1, 6-3 in just 53 minutes.
The former coach of Novak Djokovic is declared bankrupt by a court in London after failing to pay substantial long-standing debt.
The winner of the Play-off tie will be promoted to the elite World Group in 2018.
Roger Federer lost in three sets to 39-year-old Haas on making a return to the Tour after almost three months.
After the French Open mixed doubles title, Rohan Bopanna has set his eyes on Wimbledon.
The Swiss 18-time Major champion wants to shed the 'practice world champion' tag and will be seen playing in Stuttgart this week.
The filmmaker is no stranger to controversies.
Nadal beats Stan Wawrinka in straight sets to win the men's singles title at Roland Garros for the 10th time.
Jelena Ostapenko, 20 is the first unseeded player to lift the Roland Garros title and the first Latvian major champion in history.
US Open champion Stan Wawrinka, 32, triumphed in a pulsating four hour 34 minute battle of shot-making and endurance and will target a fourth Slam title on Sunday.
The birthday girl from Latvia, who became the first unseeded player to reach the final since 1983, will play Romanian third seed Halep in the summit clash.
The Indo-Canadian pair of Rohan Bopanna and Gabriela Dabrowski beat the Columbian-German pair of Robert Farah and Anna-Lena Gronefeld 2-6, 6-2, 12-10 to win the mixed doubles French Open title.
Simona Halep produced an incredible escape act to reach the French Open semi-finals on Wednesday.