[Yahoo] Top-seeded Hewitt advances at Adelaide (AP)

Rusty Backhand
01-03-2006, 11:16 AM
Top-seeded Lleyton Hewitt beat Jan Hernych 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 Tuesday in the first round of the Australian men's hardcourt tennis championships. A sluggish Hewitt dropped his serve twice in the first set and was broken by Hernych while serving for the match at 5-3. But he did the same to the Czech in the following game to seal the win.