Zimonjic and Nestor advanced in the third round

Serbian Nenad Zimonjic and Canadian Daniel Nestor advanced on Friday to the third round of the doubles competition at the 2014 Australian Open, rallying past the all-Croatian pairing of Marin Draganja and Mate Pavic 7-5, 6-1.

The No. 8 seeds Zimonjic and Nestor will next face Polish Firstenberg and Matkowski.

The Melbourne Grand Slam totals a prize fund of 33 million Australian dollars.