Roger Federer combined with Frenchman Nicolas Mahut for a doubles win at the ATP Brisbane International.
Federer played with his new racket, with a larger head, and combined with Mahut for a win over top seeds Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau 7-5, 7-6.
Roger Federer looked very sharp at the net & played some fantastic volleys as well as some crisp backhands & forehands.
Federer is scheduled to play his first singles match, after a first round bye, vs Finnish player Jarkko Nieminen on Wednesday.
Mahut is also in the singles draw, and scored a first round win on Tuesday over Igor Sijsling 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 and meets the no. 8 seed Jeremy Chardy, who beat Adrian Mannarino 7-6(4), 7-5.
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