Hewitt through in Halle

Wed, 08 Jun 20:07:00 2011

Lleyton Hewitt made it through to the second round of ATP Halle, while Tomas Berdych returned to form in Germany as he cruised into the third round.

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The Australian beat Argentina's Leonardo Mayer 6-2 6-3 to earn a second-round match against Andreas Seppi.

Berdych, Wimbledon runner-up last year, struggled in his opening match but had an easier time in his second round clash against Jan Hernych, winning 6-3 7-6(7).

Berdych will next face fifth-seeded Serbian Viktor Troicki also made it into the third round, beating Russian Igor Andreev (6-3 6-1).

Reuters

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