Spain’s Rafael Nadal celebrates winning his second round match against USA’s Donald Young. REUTERS/Tony O'Brien
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Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal and Venus Williams breezed into the third round at Wimbledon Wednesday, while fellow former champion Petra Kvitova tumbled out.Dustin Brown, the dreadlocked German with Jamaican roots, knocked out Nadal in the second round two years ago at the All England Club.However, world No. 1 Murray was not caught out by his extrovert drop shots, racing to a ruthless 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 victory on Centre Court.Next up for Murray is a clash with the colorful Italian 28th seed Fabio Fognini.Williams next faces Japan's Naomi Osaka, who ousted Czech 22nd seed Barbora Strycova.With Konta, Watson, Murray and Aljaz Bedene's wins, four British players have reached the Wimbledon third round for the first time since 1997 .Nishikori dug deep to keep his Wimbledon hopes alive as the Japanese ninth seed ground out a 6-4, 6-7 (7), 6-1, 7-6 (6) win over Ukrainian qualifier Sergiy Stakhovsky.
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