Result: Stanislas Wawrinka progresses at Paris Masters

Stanislas Wawrinka plays a backhand during his Australian Open quarter-final against Novak Djokovic in Melbourne on January 21, 2014
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Stanislas Wawrinka reaches round three of the Paris Masters with a 6-4 7-6(6) win over Austria's Dominic Thiem.

Stanislas Wawrinka has booked his place in the third round of the Paris Masters with a straight-sets win over Austria's Dominic Thiem.

The third seed opened up a 2-0 lead early in the opening set, but Thiem broke back in the seventh game on his way to making it 4-4.

Wawrinka then saved a break point before going 5-4 up, and the Australian Open champion was able to close out the set 6-4 with another break late on.

The Swiss squandered a match point in the second, but he eventually sealed his progress 6-4 7-6(6) to set up a meeting with Kevin Anderson in the next round.

Kevin Anderson of South Africa returns a shot to Jerzy Janowicz of Poland during their 2014 US Open men's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2014
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