Wimbledon day one highlights: Federer through as Stephens crashes out – video

Top seed and defending champion Roger Federer began his quest for a record-extending ninth Wimbledon title with a convincing win over Serbian Dusan Lajovic on Monday. Three-time grand slam winner Stan Wawrinka returned to the All England Club in style, ousting sixth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov. In the women’s draw, seven-times champion Serena Williams marked her return to Wimbledon with a 7-5 6-3 first-round win over Arantxa Rus. Meanwhile, US Open champion Sloane Stephens was dumped out by Donna Vekic 6-1 6-3.

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