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Steve Darcis defeats Nadal in straight sets (results updated 20.40)

Belgium’s Steve Darcis caused a major upset by defeating fifth seed and current French Open champion Rafa Nadal in the first round of Wimbledon in straight sets.

The sets, 7-6, 7-6 and 6-4.

Men’s Singles first round results:

2-Andy Murray (Britain) beat Benjamin Becker (Germany) 6-4 6-3 6-2
Nicolas Mahut (France) beat Jan Hajek (Czech Republic) 6-2 6-4 6-3
Steve Darcis (Belgium) beat 5-Rafa Nadal (Spain) 7-6(4) 7-6(8) 6-4
Rajeev Ram (U.S.) beat Lukas Lacko (Slovakia) 7-5 6-4 6-7(2) 6-2
Fernando Verdasco (Spain) beat Xavier Malisse (Belgium) 6-7(5) 6-1 6-4 6-3
15-Nicolas Almagro (Spain) beat Juergen Zopp (Estonia) 6-4 7-6(2) 7-5
Dustin Brown (Germany) beat Guillermo Garcia-Lopez (Spain) 6-3 6-3 6-3
Kenny De Schepper (France) beat Paolo Lorenzi (Italy) 7-6(6) 6-4 6-2
Radek Stepanek (Czech Republic) beat Matt Reid (Australia) 6-2 6-2 6-4
Ernests Gulbis (Latvia) beat Edouard Roger-Vasselin (France) 7-6(1) 6-4 7-5
22-Juan Monaco (Argentina) beat Bastian Knittel (Germany) 6-4 6-2 6-3
6-Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (France) beat David Goffin (Belgium) 7-6(4) 6-4 6-3
Viktor Troicki (Serbia) beat 14-Janko Tipsarevic (Serbia) 6-3 6-4 7-6(5)
Adrian Mannarino (France) beat Pablo Andujar (Spain) 6-1 6-2 6-3
Andrey Kuznetsov (Russia) beat Albert Montanes (Spain) 6-3 6-4 3-6 6-3
Vasek Pospisil (Canada) beat Marc Gicquel (France) 6-3 6-2 7-6(3)
18-John Isner (U.S.) beat Evgeny Donskoy (Russia) 6-1 7-6(5) 7-6(3)
Guillaume Rufin (France) beat Marinko Matosevic (Australia) 6-1 4-6 6-4 6-3
20-Mikhail Youzhny (Russia) beat Robin Haase (Netherlands) 6-4 7-5 7-5
Julian Reister (Germany) beat Lukas Rosol (Czech Republic) 6-3 4-6 7-6(5) 6-7(4) 6-4
10-Marin Cilic (Croatia) beat Marcos Baghdatis (Cyprus) 6-3 6-4 6-4
Lukasz Kubot (Poland) beat Igor Andreev (Russia) 6-1 7-5 6-2
24-Jerzy Janowicz (Poland) beat Kyle Edmund (Britain) 6-2 6-2 6-4
3-Roger Federer (Switzerland) beat Victor Hanescu (Romania) 6-3 6-2 6-0
Jurgen Melzer (Austria) beat 30-Fabio Fognini (Italy) 6-7(5) 7-5 6-3 6-2
Stephane Robert (France) beat Alejandro Falla (Colombia) 6-3 7-6(5) 7-5
25-Benoit Paire (France) beat Adrian Ungur (Romania) 6-4 4-6 6-3 6-1
Sergiy Stakhovsky (Ukraine) beat Rogerio Dutra Silva (Brazil) 6-4 6-0 6-4

Women’s Singles first round results

Christina Mchale (U.S.) beat Alexa Glatch (U.S.) 6-4 6-4
Yaroslava Shvedova (Kazakhstan) beat Kiki Bertens (Netherlands) 6-4 6-3
9-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) beat Estrella Cabeza Candela (Spain) 6-0 6-2
Michelle Larcher de Brito (Portugal) beat Melanie Oudin (U.S.) 7-6(7) 1-6 6-4
3-Maria Sharapova (Russia) beat Kristina Mladenovic (France) 7-6(5) 6-3
16-Jelena Jankovic (Serbia) beat Johanna Konta (Britain) 6-2 7-5
19-Carla Suarez Navarro (Spain) beat Lourdes Dominguez Lino (Spain) 6-2 6-2
22-Sorana Cirstea (Romania) beat Stefanie Voegele (Switzerland) 7-5 7-6(3)
Vesna Dolonc (Serbia) beat Yanina Wickmayer (Belgium) 3-6 6-2 6-4
Camila Giorgi (Italy) beat Samantha Murray (Britain) 6-3 6-4
Hsieh Su-Wei (Taiwan) beat Tatjana Maria (Germany) 6-1 6-0
2-Victoria Azarenka (Belarus) beat Maria Joao Koehler (Portugal) 6-1 6-2
Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (Croatia) beat Sofia Arvidsson (Sweden) 6-1 6-4
Eugenie Bouchard (Canada) beat Galina Voskoboeva (Kazakhstan) 5-7 7-6(5) 6-4
29-Alize Cornet (France) beat Vania King (U.S.) 4-6 6-3 6-1
Eva Birnerova (Czech Republic) beat 26-Varvara Lepchenko (U.S.) 6-2 4-6 6-4
Silvia Soler Espinosa (Spain) beat Misaki Doi (Japan) 1-6 6-4 6-1
Monica Puig (Puerto Rico) beat 5-Sara Errani (Italy) 6-3 6-2
Flavia Pennetta (Italy) beat Elena Baltacha (Britain) 6-4 6-1
Karin Knapp (Italy) beat Lucie Hradecka (Czech Republic) 6-3 6-4
12-Ana Ivanovic (Serbia) beat Virginie Razzano (France) 7-6(1) 6-0
27-Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic) beat Lauren Davis (U.S.) 6-4 6-0
Lesia Tsurenko (Ukraine) beat Lara Arruabarrena Vecino (Spain) 6-1 6-3

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