Result: Novak Djokovic beats Fabio Fognini in three sets

Novak Djokovic celebrates defeating David Ferrer at the Australian Open tennis championship on January 24, 2013
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Novak Djokovic beats Fabio Fognini 6-0 5-7 6-2 to advance to the third round of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.

Novak Djokovic has defeated Fabio Fognini 6-0 5-7 6-2 to advance to the third round of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.

The World No. 1 started well and did not lose a game in the first set, wrapping it up in just 18 minutes before he was beaten on a tie-breaker in the second.

However, Djokovic made short work of the Italian in the third to progress in the California-based competition.

Djokovic is aiming to win the competition for the third time in his career.

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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
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10Canada Milos Raonic3,230
11Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov3,070
12France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga2,770
13Belgium David Goffin2,560
14Spain Roberto Bautista Agut2,425
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