Result: Stanislas Wawrinka through in Cincinnati Open

Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland celebrates a point in his men's singles match against Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic during day one of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 4, 2013
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World number four Stanislas Wawrinka sees off Benjamin Becker in straight sets to reach the third round of the Cincinnati Open.

Stanislas Wawrinka has recorded a straight-sets victory against Benjamin Becker in their second-round contest at the Cincinnati Open.

The world number four was dominant behind his first serve in the opener, allowing Becker just two points as he took the set on his one break point.

Becker, the world number 57, competed better in the second as he traded breaks of serves with Wawrinka, but it was the Swiss who prevailed in a tie-break to record a 6-3 7-6 win.

The Australian Open champion will now play either Fernando Verdasco or Marin Cilic in the last 16.

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ATP RankingsPoints
1Scotland flag Andy Murray7,750
2Spain Rafael Nadal7,555
3Switzerland Roger Federer7,145
4Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka5,780
5Serbia Novak Djokovic5,325
6Croatia Marin Cilic5,155
7Alexander Zverev4,470
8Austria Dominic Thiem4,030
9Japan Kei Nishikori3,285
10Canada Milos Raonic3,230
11Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov3,070
12France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga2,770
13Belgium David Goffin2,560
14Spain Roberto Bautista Agut2,425
15Czech Republic Tomas Berdych2,390
16United States Jack Sock2,335
17Pablo Carreno Busta2,305
18Lucas Pouille2,220
19United States John Isner2,110
20United States Sam Querrey2,060