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New balls please. . . the men’s main draw of the 71st edition of the Internazionali BNL d’Italia gets into full swing today.
Robin Hasse and Jeremy Chardy are playing on the Grandstand court with a second-round meeting with Roger Federer at stake.
Spaniard Pablo Andujar and Czech Radek Stepanek open centre-court with the prospect of playing Novak Djokovic in the next round.
No.9 seed John Isner follows them against Austrian Jurgen Melzer – who has been out for a number of months with a shoulder injury.
To close the day on centre-court Tommy Robredo will play Juan Monaco of Argentina.