Wawrinka Crashes Out Of Madrid Open

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Updated May 11, 2017

Number three seed, Stan Wawrinka, has crashed out of the Madrid Open after he was defeated by world number 52, Benoit Paire 7-5 4-6 6-2.

Wawrinka becomes the first big-name casualty of the men’s tournament with Murray, Djokovic and Nadal all making it through to the third round.

Prior to tie, the pair had met a total of nine times with the Swiss world number three coming out tops on seven occasions, leaving the 28-year-old Frenchman with two previous wins.