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Djokovic, Nalbandian lose; Williams sisters, Henin, Blake, Nadal advance

Updated: March 28, 2008, 8:40 PM ET
Associated Press

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- Novak Djokovic often bounces the ball more than a dozen times before serving, and the tedious ritual may have cost him a match Friday.

The defending champion at the Sony Ericsson Open went into a funk after being warned for taking too much time between points and then blew a third-set lead to lose his opening match.

Qualifier Kevin Anderson, a 6-foot-7 former NCAA doubles champion at Illinois, beat the third-ranked Djokovic 7-6 (1), 3-6, 6-4.

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