Federer wins rain-delayed match

Federer wins rain-delayed match

Roger Federer (SUI) during his second round match against Federico Delbonis (not pictured) in the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Federer and Delbonis resumed their match Sunday, with Federer prevailing, 6-3 7-6.

The match was suspended due to rain at 2230 local time poised with the second set tied at 2-2, and no further play was possible.

"I think I came out playing a little more aggressive than in the other two sets", Daniel said afterwards.

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He extended his 2018 win streak to 13 matches and has only dropped three sets from 34 played this year.

In the tiebreaker, Federer took a 5-2 lead but Delbonis battled back to win a long rally and tie it 5-5.

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Daniel, who is ranked 109th in the world, advanced to the third round where he will face Gael Monfils of France who outlasted American John Isner 6-7 (5/7), 7-6 (7/3), 7-5.

Djokovic has been hampered by injury over the past couple of months and bowed out of the tournament he has won five times 7-6 (3) 4-6 6-1.

Third seed Grigor Dimitrov and Novak Djokovic have also suffered shock early exits.

"For me it felt like first match I ever played on the tour".

And the 36-year-old responded by saying that the pair just talk about "normal things" when they are together and not the world No 1 ranking.

Djokovic was makings his first appearance since being stunned by Hyeon Chung at the Australian Open.

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