Federer, Djokovic advance

Updated: January 23, 2010, 10:02 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

MELBOURNE, Australia -- Top-seeded Roger Federer won his third-round match at the Australian Open, beating Spain's Albert Montanes 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 for his 50th career victory at Melbourne Park.

Third-seeded Novak Djokovic also won his third-round match, 6-1, 6-1, 6-2 over Denis Istomin.

Federer looked sharp in his Saturday afternoon match at Rod Laver Arena, serving for the second set after breaking Montanes in the penultimate game and then breaking again to open the third set.

"It ...

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