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The top four men’s seeds and top four women’s seeds are all in action on a mouthwatering Thursday in Rome.
Rafael Nadal, the fourth seed, takes on the big-serving American John Isner in the first match on Centre Court and that is followed by WTA third seed Maria Sharapova taking on qualifier Bojana Jovanovski.
Not before 4pm, Roger Federer will play his third round match against Kevin Anderson of South Africa.
The evening session on Central consists of top seed Novak Djokovic taking on Thomasz Bellucci and the ìn Irina-Camelia Begu v Victoria Azarenka.
On Grandstand highlights include Andy Murray v David Goffin (match 3) followed by the all-American clash between Serena Williams and Christina McHale. Pietrangeli highlights are Venus Williams v Simona Halep on match 2.