Wimbledon 2018: The stats behind Roger Federer's second round win

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The top seeds in the women's draw continued to tumble as Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki became the biggest name to exit the championships so far.

Defending champion Roger Federer was in show-stopping form on Wednesday as hoards of his fans thronged the Centre Court to watch the number one seed.

"I don't know if I've ever played her before which is tough", said Venus, who booked her place in the third round for the 18th time. Meanwhile, world number two Caroline Wozniacki suffers shock defeat against Ekaterina Makarova.

Can Federer pull off another straight-set victory?

A key tactical shift is that Federer is mixing things up very well in comparison to Halle and Stuttgart, where he was more prone to hitting flat or topspin shots.

Katie Swan's Wimbledon run is over after she was beaten 0-6, 3-6 by 29th seed Mihaela Buzarnescu.

The American said: "He is the favourite [to win Wimbledon] and watching him play, what is remarkable to me is how easy he makes it look after not competing for so long". I thought I did very well today.

Third seed Marin Cilic was stunned 3-6 1-6 6-4 7-6 (3) 7-5 by Argentina's world number 82 Guido Pella in three hours 12 minutes.

Two days after creating a stir at Wimbledon with his new mega-bucks clothing deal, Roger Federer was back making a style statement with his dazzling tennis as he gave Lukas Lacko a straight-sets lesson to reach the third round.

Czech Pliskova overcame two-time Australian Open victor Victoria Azarenka earlier on Wednesday to reach the third round at Wimbledon for the first time. "Now I'm cheering for England". It was jumping, screaming.

"I feel like I'm going in the right direction".

French star Gael Monfils got caught up in the excitement and drama of England's World Cup victory over Colombia while watching the penalty shootout in a London pub.

"Every time when I see an article or a video, especially which I enjoy a lot, I see something about the queue, I hear what they say, how excited they are about Wimbledon", he said.

"Unbelievable. Like, crazy. Crazy". I was scared to have my phone. "Everything. Beers, everything. Was great, great". I can't even be mad at myself because I played up to the level that I can.

South Africa's Kevin Anderson wrapped up his rain-interrupted match against Andreas Seppi on Court Two winning 6-3 6-7 (5) 6-3 6-4.

With Federer having an elegant answer to everything Lacko could throw at him, it was not until the 20-times Grand Slam champion walked off court that he was finally stumped.

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