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No seventh heaven for Janowicz

Seventh seed Jerzy Janowicz crashed out of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in the first round after losing to Victor Hanescu.

The Romanian was a 7-6 (7/4) 6-3 winner, breaking his opponent twice to win the match in one hour and 32 minutes.

Fifth seed Gilles Simon is through to round two after a 7-6 (7/3) 6-4 win over Germany's Daniel Brands, with the world number 14 winning 81 per cent of points on his first serve and breaking his opponent three times.

Simon will face Italian qualifier Matteo Viola in the second round after he beat Spain's Marcel Granollers 5-7 6-3

6-1.

In Monday's other first-round matches, Grigor Dimitrov defeated Bernard Tomic 6-3 3-6

6-3, while Slovakia's Martin Klizan edged past Paul-Henri Mathieu of France 6-4 3-6 7-5 in just over two hours.