Great start for Zimonjic and Nestor

Top seeds Daniel Nestor and Nenad Zimonjic, who have won 23 tour-level titles including three Grand Slam doubles crowns, reunited at the Swiss Indoors Basel on Wednesday to open their campaign with a 6-0, 6-4 victory over Swiss wild cards Marco Chiudinelli and Michael Lammer in 68 minutes.

Nestor and Zimonjic, the 2009 titlists, converted five of their 16 break point opportunities. Nestor is aiming to lift his 80th trophy this week.