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Nadal faces either Frenchman Gilles Simon or qualifier Teymuraz Gabashvili of Russia in the second round on Wednesday. Djokovic plays qualifier Albert Montanes of Spain or Frenchman Benoit Paire.

Some first-round matches got underway on Sunday, with 17th-seeded Alexandr Dolgopolov breaking Latvia player Ernests Gulbis’ serve twice in each set in a 6-2, 6-4 win, and Jeremy Chardy of France rallying to beat Igor Sijsling of the Netherlands 1-6, 6-2, 7-6 (5).

Also, Russian Dmitry Tursunov won 6-1, 5-7, 6-3 against Dutchman Robin Hasse and Frenchman Nicolas Mahut downed wild card Dominic Thiem of Austria 4-6, 6-3, 6-2.