Roger Federer survived an almighty scare against American Francis Tiafoe in the first round of the US Open, before sneaking through 4-6, 6-2,6-2, 1-6, 6-4 in five sets. The Swiss maestro had to dig deep to battle past the 19-year-old and ensure there were no upsets.
Top seed Rafael Nadal, meanwhile, beat Serbia's Dusan Lajovic 7-6, 6-2, 6-2. Women's top seed Karolina Pliskova, Madison Keys and Jelena Ostapenko all progressed to round two today.
There was an upset though as Angelique Kerber was upset by Naomi Osaka of Japan.
Here are the important results from day 2 so far:
🔰 Roger Federer (SUI) beats Frances Tiafoe (USA) 4-6, 6-2, 6-1, 1-6, 6-4 📹 http://v.duta.us/yD6RxAAA
🔰 Rafael Nadal (ESP) beat Dusan Lajovic (SRB) 7-6, 6-2, 6-2
🔰 Naomi Osaka (JPN) beat Angelique Kerber (GER) 6-3 6-1
🔰 Karolina Pliskova (CZE) beat Magda Linette (POL) 6-2 6-1
🔰 Madison Keys (USA) beat Elise Mertens (BEL) 6-3 7-6(6)
🔰 Jelena Ostapenko (LAT) beat Lara Arruabarrena Vecino (ESP) 6-2 1-6 6-1