Result: Nicolas Almagro eases through to Miami Masters third round

Nicolas Almagro of Spain reacts after his victory against Kei Nishikori of Japan during their quarter-final match of the Japan Open tennis tournament in Tokyo on October 4, 2013
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Nicolas Almagro defeats Sam Querrey 6-4 6-4 in the second round of the Miami Masters.

Nicolas Almagro has progressed to the third round of the Miami Masters with a straight-sets victory over Sam Querrey.

The 28-year-old got the better of his American opponent 6-4 6-4 in their second-round tie in just over an hour.

Almagro was in control of the contest right from the start, hitting nine aces to Querrey's five and winning 69% of his first service points in the first set.

The Spaniard continued to dominate proceedings in the second, winning 74% of his total service points and 84% of his first service points on course to a comfortable victory.

Nicolas Almagro of Spain reacts after his victory against Kei Nishikori of Japan during their quarter-final match of the Japan Open tennis tournament in Tokyo on October 4, 2013
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