Federer Has "Dream" To Visit Wimbledon Fans In Queue

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Roger Federer might've cruised through to the third round of Wimbledon with a straight sets victory against Lukas Lacko, but the legend was entirely a happy man.

Next up for Federer is a third round tie against German world number 64 Jan-Lennard Struff who came back from two sets down to defeat 39-year-old Ivo Karlovic 13-11 in the final set.

The 36-year-old Swiss did not face a single break point and struck 48 winners as he extended his winning streak to 26 successive sets at the All England Club.

Eight-time champion Federer barely broke sweat in a 6-4, 6-4, 6-1 success over world number 73 Lukas Lacko of Slovakia in the third Grand Slam of the year.

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"Also I was excited to wear Uniqlo today".

Former finalist Agnieszka Radwanska lost 7-5, 6-4 to Czech world number 66 Lucie Safarova.

Meanwhile late on Tuesday, Maria Sharapova suffered her first opening round Wimbledon defeat and earliest Grand Slam exit in eight years when she was shocked by fellow Russian Vitalia Diatchenko, the World No. 132.

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"It's a wonderful feeling walking out there, I take every match one at a time, I try to put on a good match, try hard every time, and will never underestimate anybody - that keeps me in check".

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"I played very well again, I felt good out there, less nerves than in the first round, which is normal", Federer added.

A key tactical shift is that Federer is mixing things up very well in comparison to Halle and Stuttgart, where he was more prone to hitting flat or topspin shots.

"I'm happy if they say whatever they say, as long as it is "game" and my name somewhere, and not "game" and the other name". Williams won the match 6-1, 6-4. Novak, ranked 171, converted six out of 11 break points en route to victory in almost three hours.

Five-time champion Venus was a 4-6, 6-0, 6-1 victor against Alexandra Dulgheru while seven-time winner Serena defeated Viktoriya Tomova 6-1, 6-4.

The American has made short work of her first two opponents and, although she will not admit it, the steady trickle of seeds going out has made the prospect of an eighth title a genuine one, less than 10 months after giving birth to her daughter. Romanian 29th seed Mihaela Buzarnescu thrashed British teenager Katie Swan, 6-0, 6-3 to extend her remarkable renaissance.

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