Wawrinka, Djokovic advance in Toronto

Toronto: Stan Wawrinka and Novak Djokovic reached the second round of the Toronto Masters on Tuesday, with both men polishing their pre-US Open form. Wawrinka put his comeback from knee surgery back on track with a 1-6, 7-5, 7-5 comeback win over Nick Kyrgios. Djokovic eased to victory, beating Mirza Basic 6-3, 7-6(3) after the Bosnian replaced orignal opponent Chung Hyeon, who withdrew due to injury.

A pair of Canadian teenagers advanced, with Denis Shapovalov dominating Jeremy Chardy 6-1, 6-4 while good friend Felix Auger-Aliassime thrilled his home fans as he beat Lucas Pouille 6-4, 6-3. -Agencies
Serbian eases to win, beats Bosnian Mirza Basic 6-3, 7-6(3) .

(With inputs from Agencies)