8/7/12 7:13 PM | Kelli DeMario
American Sam Querrey made a strong start at the Masters 1000 Canada, taking out former world No. 8 Jurgen Melzer in straight sets. He is joined in round two by Kazakhstan's Mikhail Kukushkin, who took out wildcard Frank Dancevic.
Sam Querrey def. Jurgen Melzer 6-3, 6-2
World No. 35 Sam Querrey advanced to the second round by virtue of his straight-set ousting of Austrian veteran Jurgen Melzer. The 24-year-old American tallied 11 aces and a trio of service breaks en route to a 6-3, 6-2 victory in just 59 minutes. Querrey held Melzer to just nine points on the return.
He will take on 13th seed Kei Nishikori for a place in the round of 16.
Mikhail Kukushkin def. (WC) Frank Dancevic 6-3, 7-5
World No. 69 Mikhail Kukushkin won his first tour-level match since the French Open, upending Canadian wildcard Frank Dancevic early Tuesday. The 24-year-old held 11 of 11 service games without facing a break point. Kukushkin completed the 86-minute effort with 30 of 34 first-service points captured.
He is slated to meet 14th seed Richard Gasquet in the second round.
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