Result: Roger Federer breezes into Wimbledon second round

Roger Federer takes just 95 minutes to beat Paolo Lorenzi in the first round of Wimbledon.

Roger Federer took just 95 minutes to beat Paolo Lorenzi in the first round of Wimbledon this afternoon.

Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after defeating his Gentlemen's Singles first round match against Paolo Lorenzi of Italy on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 24,© Getty Images

The seven-time champion broke Lorenzi at the first time of asking before clinching the opening set 6-1 on No. 1 Court.

It was the same scoreline in set two before Lorenzi displayed better fighting qualities in the third, still going down 6-1 6-1 6-3 to exit the tournament.

Federer, seeded fourth at this year's Championships, next faces either Giles Muller or Julien Benneteau.

Andy Murray celebrates with the Wimbledon trophy on July 07, 2013.
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