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Del Potro is first big name to fall

Originally Published: January 18, 2013
By Kamakshi Tandon | Special to ESPN.com

After a quiet start, the Australian Open roused itself Saturday and shook things up a little.

The record crowd packing the grounds saw No. 6 seed Juan Martin del Potro go down a set, then two. After coming back to force a fifth set, del Potro finally was toppled by Jeremy Chardy in the biggest upset of the tournament to date.

Other big names got a scare. Defending champ Victoria Azarenka was taken to a third set. Serena Williams lost three games in a row (which ...

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