Rafael Nadal came back to win his opening round in the ATP 500 tournament in Beijing, China. The Spaniard beat native Di Wu 6-4, 6-4, but risked a lot, especially in the second set, in which Wu was up by a break. He was still able to recover three break in the second set and closed out the match, despite an unconvincing performance.
Novak Djokovic was super in his debut! The Serbian won in straight sets, 6-1, 6-1 against the Italian Simone Bolelli. Djokovic seems unstoppable and is showing an impressive continuity of results and shape. It was a resounding defeat for Tommy Robredo, who lost his match againstJames Millman, despite that he was was leading by a set.
In the other two matches, Yen-Hsun Lu beat Frenchman Adrian Mannarino in straight sets, with the final score of 6-3 6-2 in an easy match. Vasek Pospisil meanwhile, won a hard battle against Victor Estrella Burgos, needing three sets to win his match.
Another victory for David Ferrer, who beat Thomaz Bellucci in straight sets with a final score of 6-4 6-3. John Isner won against Dominic Thiem by 7/5 6/1. ATP 500 BEIJING 2015 - FIRST ROUND RESULTS: 6-John Isner (U.S.) beat Dominic Thiem (Austria) 7-5 6-1
4-David Ferrer (Spain) beat Thomaz Bellucci (Brazil) 6-4 6-3
John Millman (Australia) beat Tommy Robredo (Spain) 4-6 6-1 6-0
1-Novak Djokovic (Serbia) beat Simone Bolelli (Italy) 6-1 6-1
3-Rafa Nadal (Spain) beat Wu Di (China) 6-4 6-4
Vasek Pospisil (Canada) beat Victor Estrella (Dominican Republic) 4-6 7-5 6-0
Lu Yen-Hsun (Taiwan) beat Adrian Mannarino (France) 6-3 6-2