"I have to take away the things that didn't work well for me and get back and work through those, look for my next opportunities", said Sharapova whose fate was sealed against Diatchenko when she served up her 11th double fault of the match. Belinda Bencic, who missed last year's Wimbledon with a wrist injury, completed a 7-6 (2) 6-3 win Making her fourth main draw appearance at Wimbledon, hoping to breach the Top 50 for the first time since January, Bencic maintained a ideal 4-0 run in first-round matches at Wimbledon.
And was her first round win over Natalia Vikhlyantseva a platform for a return to her semifinal heights of previous year?
The Czech was stunned by 50th-ranked Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus 6-4, 4-6, 6-0.
The former world No.1 gifted Diatchenko her first point to 2-1 with an overworked backhand.
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"The nerves were there again, " Kvitova said.
However, the world number 17 only won his first match at Wimbledon a year ago, reaching round two before going out to Frenchman Gael Monfils. Muguruza struggled at times, but ultimately her three break points to Broady's zero were the difference.
"Of course in that moment, that final has been a very important step forward for me in my career", said 17-time major victor Nadal.
British number ones Johanna Konta and Kyle Edmund begin their Wimbledon campaigns on show courts on Tuesday. Istomin took the first three sets to extra games, ultimately winning the third, but Kyrgios came back to beat him in the final set 6-3.
"I am playing this championships independent of what happened past year". She was coming off a grass-court title at Birmingham, England, last month and entered Tuesday with a tour-leading 38 victories this season.
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Only an inspired performance from eventual champion Simona Halep knocked her out at Roland Garros, and with grass being better suited to Muguruza, she is a major contender at Wimbledon.
In her first meeting against Garcia, she claimed her 13th victory against Top 10 opponents.
The top-seeded Halep, playing her first match since winning the French Open, recorded a comfortable 6-2 6-4 win over Japan's Kurumi Nara.
Halep made the semifinals at the All England Club in 2014 but lost in the quarterfinals the past two years.
Australian trio Daria Gavrilova, Ashleigh Barty, and Samantha Stosur all advanced with straightforward wins.
American Jack Sock, seeded 18th, continued his poor year by losing to Italian Matteo Berrettini in five sets.
"I really believe it: Here on grass, you don't know what to expect", said No. 1 Simona Halep, who joined fellow French Open champion Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic as a straight-set victor on Day 2.
Katie Boulter, who recently beat Sam Stosur in Nottingham, defeated 64 57 64 Veronica Cepede Royg and celebrated her maiden Grand Slam main draw victory.
Juan Martin del Potro improved to 9-0 in the first round of Wimbledon with a 6-3 6-4 6-3 win over Peter Gojowczyk of Germany.
Williams, the 23-times Grand Slam champion and new mother, pulled out of what would have been a blockbuster clash against Sharapova in the French Open due to a pectoral injury earlier this month.