After the unexpected defeat in Doha, Nenad Zimonjic and Robert Lindštet the 2013th started in a similar way, the early elimination. This time they were defeated Frenchman Julien Benneteau of and Michael Llodra, who in the first round in Sydney triumphed with 7:6 (3), 6-3.
Nenad Zimonjic before the advent of Twitter posted a photo which shows the measured temperature of nearly 50 degrees on the Celsius scale, with the comment “… and we go out on the pitch for ten minutes.” After the match, Nestor wrote on Twitter: “A better game than last week. too bad for unused chances in the first set! Getting better!”