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2015 Wimbledon scores and results: Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic cruise to victory in 2nd round

The No. 1 seeds were as dominant as advertised on Wednesday, coasting into the third round.

Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic dominated once again to move themselves into the third round at Wimbledon on Wednesday. Neither Williams nor Djokovic struggled to get past their second-round opponents. Djokovic dispatched Jarkko Nieminen, winning in straight sets, 6-4, 6-2, 6-3. Williams easily handled Timea Babos in her matchup, 6-4, 6-1.

That said, it wasn't all easy for the top seeds. Men's No. 9 seed Marin Cilic was pushed to the edge against Ricardas Berankis in his second-round matchup, going all five sets. But Cilic managed to hold on, taking the last set and a spot in the third round, 6-3, 4-6, 7-6(6), 4-6, 7-5.

Men's No. 5 seed Kei Nishikori had to withdraw from the tournament due to a left calf injury, sending Santiago Giraldo into the third round. Nishikori had a rough five-set battle against Seimone Bolelli in the opening round, which aggravated the injury. The injury also forced Nishikori out of a match in Germany just two weeks prior.

On the women's side, No. 11 seed Karolina Pliskova and No. 7 seed Ana Ivanovic both fell in their matches, losing to Coco Vandeweghe and Bethanie Mattek-Sands, respectively.

In good news for the top seeds, men's No. 7 seed Milos Raonic downed Tommy Haas in four sets, 6-0, 6-2, 6-7(5), 7-6(4). No. 11 seed Grigor Dimitrov also bested his opponent, American Steve Johnson, this one in three sets, 7-6(8), 6-2, 7-6(2).

On the women's side, No. 4 seed Maria Sharapova dominated her second-round opponent, Richel Hogenkamp, 6-3, 6-1. Top seed Serena Williams is facing Timea Babos in her second round matchup on Centre Court Wednesday.

With Nishikori out, the path into the semifinals gets easier for No. 10 seed Rafael Nadal. He's not playing his best tennis of late, and was set to face Nishikori in the quarterfinals. He's not a shoo-in for the semifinals at this stage, but his chances have certainly increased.

Below, we've got results from the seeded matchups, with more coming as the matches finish up. You can find a complete list at the Wimbledon website here:

Men's Singles

No. 1 Novak Djokovic def. Jarkko Nieminen, 6-4, 6-2, 6-3
No. 4 Stan Wawrinka def. Victor Estrella Burgos, 6-3, 6-4, 7-5
Santiago Giraldo def. No. 5 Kei Nishikori (Nishikori withdraws with injury)
No. 7 Milos Raonic def. Tommy Haas, 6-0, 6-2, 6-7, 7-6    
No. 9 Marin Cilic def. Ricardas Berankis, 6-3, 4-6, 7-6(6), 4-6, 7-5
No. 11 Grigor Dimitrov def. Steve Johnson, 7-6, 6-2, 7-6
No. 14 Kevin Anderson def. Marsel Ilhan, 6-7(5), 7-6(6), 6-4, 6-4
No. 16 David Goffin def. Liam Broady, 7-6(3), 6-1, 6-1
No. 21 Richard Gasquet def. Kenny De Schepper, 6-0, 6-3, 6-3
Fernando Verdasco def. No. 32 Dominic Thiem, 5-7, 6-4, 5-7, 6-3, 6-4
No. 17 John Isner def. Matthew Ebden, 6-2, 7-6, 6-4
No. 24 Leonardo Mayer def. Marcel Granollers, 6-3, 7-6(4), 6-3
No. 27 Bernard Tomic def. Pierre-Hugues Herbert, 7-6, 6-4, 7-6
No. 26 Nick Kyrgios def. Juan Monaco, 7-6, 6-3, 6-4

Women's Singles

No. 1 Serena Williams def. Timea Babos, 6-4, 6-1
No. 4 Maria Sharapova def. Richel Hogenkamp, 6-3, 6-1
No. 6 Lucie Safarova def. Su-Wei Hsieh, 6-2, 6-3
Bethanie Mattek-Sands def. No. 7 Ana Ivanovic, 6-3, 6-4
No. 14 Andrea Petkovic def. Mariana Duque-Marino, 6-3, 6-1
No. 16 Venus Williams def. Yulia Putintseva, 7-6(5), 6-4
Aleksandra Krunic def. No. 19 Sara Errani, 6-3, 6-7(2), 6-2
No. 21 Madison Keys def. Stefanie Voegele, 6-7(6), 6-3, 6-4 (play suspended Tuesday)
No. 22 Samantha Stosur def. Urszula Radwanska, 6-3, 6-4
No. 23 Victoria Azarenka def. Kirsten Flipkens, 6-3, 6-3
No. 29 Irina-Camelia Begu def. Lesia Tsurenko, 7-5, 6-7(4), 7-5
Coco Vandeweghe def. No. 11 Karolina Pliskova, 7-6, 6-4
No. 30 Belinda Bencic def. Anna-Lena Friedsam, 7-5, 4-6, 6-0