FEDERER WINS IN DUBAI
Back on court, Roger Federer won his first match since claiming his 18th Grand Slam tournament title in the Australian Open. Third-seeded Federer beat Be
noit Paire 6-1, 6-3 to move into the second round of the Dubai Tennis Championships. Federer, a seven-time Dubai champion who holds a 48-5 record in 13 appearances, missed last year’s tournament with a knee injury.