Skip in his step
Roger Federer routed Lukas Lacko 6-1, 6-1, 6-3 in 84 minutes during the opening day of the Australian Open on Monday, Jan. 17, 2011.
Looking for a contact lens?
No, it's just ballboys wiping the court of the Hisense Arena as light rain interrupted a first-round match during the Australian Open on Monday.
Venus Williams had no trouble with Sara Errani in their first-round match, winning 6-3, 6-2 on Monday.
A fan, who painted his face with the flag colors of Taiwan and Australia, cheers during the match between Lu Yen-Hsun and Gilles Simon at the Australian Open on Monday.
Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Marcel Granollers during their first-round match Monday. Djokovic won 6-1, 6-3, 6-1.
Who is that masked man?
Andy Roddick doesn't let his shirt get in his way during his 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 victory over Jan Hajek on Monday.
Maria Sharapova serves to Tamarine Tanasugarn during her 6-1, 6-3 victory Monday. Sharapova earned her first victory at the Australian Open since winning the 2008 title.
Kangaroo (music) court
Women in kangaroo costumes play music at the Australian Open on Monday.
Not one and done
Caroline Wozniacki, the No. 1 player int he world, beat Gisela Dulko 6-3, 6-4 in the first round Monday. Wozniacki, 20, earned her first victory of the year.
Ecstasy and agony
Thiemo De Bakker gestures during his singles match against Gael Monfils on Monday. De Bakker served for the match at 5-3 in the third against 12th-seeded Gael Monfils but wound up losing 6-7 (5), 2-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-1.
Novak Djokovic signs autographs for fans after winning his first round match against Marcel Granollers on Monday.
Lleyton Hewitt holds his son Cruz as he talks with Caroline Wozniacki, right, and Justine Henin, left, during the Rally for Relief Charity Match, an event attended by the Australian Open top seeds to raise funds for Queensland, Australia flood victims on Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011.