World No. 2 Rafael Nadal has admitted Aussie James Duckworth's unique style of play had him stumped throughout his straight-sets first round rout of the journeyman.
Sharapova has served up double bagels at least five times on tour, including two in a row at the 2013 Australian Open against fellow Russian Olga Puchkova and Misaki Doi of Japan in the first two rounds of the tournament.
"Not easy to come back after a lot of months, especially against a player playing super aggressive on every point", said the 2009 Australian champion, who showed no sign of any injury worries.
Although she had two break points in the third game of the second set, Watson failed to take advantage and ended up losing in just over an hour.
Second seed Angelique Kerber, the 2016 champion, has an opening match against Slovakia's Polona Hercog, while Petra Kvitova, fresh from winning the Sydney International on Saturday, plays Magdalena Rybarikova.
"I mean, there is no time for that, I'm sorry to say ... when you're playing the first round of a Grand Slam", she said.
Maria Sharapova has the second-best record among active women's players in first-round matches at the majors, and she gave an illustration of why that's the case with a ruthless 6-0, 6-0 win over Harriet Dart.
Heather Watson did not fare much better than her countrywoman.
"I'm still working through some painful days".
"And, you know, trust that that's going to pay dividends for me in the future".
Gdansk mayor dies after stabbed on stage at charity event The assassination of Adamowicz, a six-term mayor who often mingled freely with citizens of his city, sent Poland into shock. Gdansk Archbishop Leszek Slawoj Glodz, who was at the hospital during the surgery, said he was praying for a "miracle".
But Germany's 14th seed Julia Goerges, who won the recent Auckland Classic, crashed out, as did former French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko.
Isner went up a break in the fourth set and served to force a fifth while ahead 5-4.
It seemed Boulter wasn't told, fist-pumping and walking to the net at 7/4 before being reminded of the new rule.
Boulter beat Ekaterina Makarova 6-0, 4-6, 7-6 (6), including 10-6 in the tiebreaker.
Roger Federer and Caroline Wozniacki open their Australian Open title defences Monday as Andy Murray takes to the court for what could be his farewell match at Melbourne Park and potentially his last ever.
Berdych was the 2010 runner-up at Wimbledon and he twice has been a semifinalist at the Australian Open.
The Swiss has been drawn in the second half of the men's singles draw along with Nadal.
Reilly Opelka, ranked just 97th, earned his first victory in a main-draw match at a major by edging Isner in four tiebreakers 7-6 (4), 7-6 (6), 6-7 (4), 7-6 (5) on Monday in the first round at Melbourne Park.
With Samsung's Unpacked event now just about 5 weeks away, it's a safe bet that more Galaxy S10 leaks are right around the corner. Even the competition is increasing with Huawei and other Chinese companies planning to launch foldable smartphones in 2019.
Then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was present at that Hamburg meeting , which occurred at the G-20 summit. Trump said he believed the Russian president, contradicting the conclusions of the US intelligence community.
He added that the recorder had "obvious scratches on it", but that it was unclear what damage it had suffered. It has been expanding aggressively in Southeast Asia, a fast-growing region of more than 600 million people.
Just a day prior, U.S. news media reported that Chris helped Katherine move out of her Santa Monica, California home. He was previously best known for his supporting role in the hit television show Parks and Recreation .
He continues to be an bad representation of the YouTube community & shows he truly has learned NOTHING over the a year ago . Just when you thought Logan Paul was coming to his senses, he finds a new demographic with sensory language.
The premiere date was unveiled in a new teaser trailer , which aired prior to tonight's season three debut of True Detective . And Sansa's statue isn't too bad a likeness either, even if the sculptor has failed to feature her always on point brows.
SpaceX announces layoffs due to 'difficult challenges ahead'
However, the launch and satellite initiatives the company is pursuing will each require several billion dollars to complete. SpaceX is also developing a constellation of satellites that could one day beam high-speed internet down to the Earth.
Dead After Military Cargo Plane Crashes In Iran
The incident occurred close to Fath airport west of the capital, Tehran, on Monday, the semi-official news agency said. The army's statement came after some confusion over who owned the plane.
Maroon 5, Travis Scott, Big Boi to perform at Super Bowl 2019
Artists including Rihanna, Adele, Jay-Z, Pink and Cardi B all reportedly turned down the spot, citing the Kaepernick situation. Listen to Newsbeat live at 12:45 and 17:45 every weekday on BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra - if you miss us you can listen back here.