Wawrinka ends wretched run with solid start at Queen's


"You start all over again".

Cameron Norrie knows he was second best as he was given the runaround by Stan Wawrinka in the first round of the Fever-Tree Championships at Queen's Club.

Shapovalov was left to rue his failure to convert a set point in the opener as he bowed out against the man who ended Rafael Nadal's Wimbledon hopes a year ago.

"People might say, "oh, you've got it great" - which I'm aware that we do, and I'm very lucky I get to play tennis for a living".

"I'm pushing myself to get better and better every single match".

The Swiss No 2 is still on the mend after suffering a knee injury a year ago that required two surgeries.

Nishikori survives opening grass test in Halle Japan's Kei Nishikori had to fight through a tiebreaker to start his grass season with a win yesterday as he beat Matthias Bachinger in the ATP Halle tournament. Every day it's getting better, and in general, I'm happy with my level, with the way I'm doing on the court. The knee feels good, for sure. Rybarikova's versatility and shot-making fluidity enabled her to control the match nearly from start to finish.

'I need to be really patient with myself, to accept less in a way, because when you win Grand Slam and especially me, I always expect so much from myself and always push myself to the maximum and never really happy with what I'm doing, so when you be out on the tour so long, you need to a little bit put your expectation a little bit lower and accept that, because it takes time.

Sam Querrey eased past British wild card Jay Clarke 6-3, 6-3 but fellow American Jack Sock, the sixth seed, lost to Daniil Medvedev 7-5, 6-3.

The American's big-serving game is suited to the grass and he proved too good for the wildcard, winning 6-3 6-3.

Former US Open champion Cilic is bidding for a second Queen's title and a fourth appearance in the final after losing last year's title match against Feliciano Lopez.

Andy Murray, Kyle Edmund, Dan Evans, and Novak Djokovic, are all due in first round action on Tuesday.

Djokovic plays Australian qualifier John Millman and Murray will make his first appearance for 11 months after finally recovering from a hip injury that needed surgery in January.