Nadal, who lost to Roger Federer in the semifinals last week at the Masters event in Indian Wells, Calif., breezed to a 6-2, 6-0 win over Santiago Giraldo. Nadal, seeded second in this tournament, is tied with Federer in all-time Masters championships with 19 each.
Murray, the fourth seed, coasted to a 6-2, 6-3 win over Alejandro Falla. Murray lost his first match at Indian Wells.
No. 6 seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga advanced with a 7-5, 7-5 victory over Xavier Malisse; seventh-seeded Tomas Berdych ousted Nicolas Mahut 7-5, 6-1; ninth-seeded Janko Tipsarevic won over David Nalbandian 7-5, 6-3; and No. 13 Gilles Simon eliminated qualifier Roberto Bautista-Agut 6-4, 6-2.
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