Haase, also 28, held confidently in his opening game but was soon under pressure, mis-timing a forehand to drop serve
in game three.
She bungled a service game when 5-4 up in the opening set, allowing Rodina to level, but the Russian then double-faulted to drop serve
and Halep clinched the opener with an ace.
Hewobbled to drop serve
in the third game of the match but hit back straight away and from there Ferrero, a two-time quarter-finalist at Wimbledon, struggled to really test the top seed.
Colin Fleming and Scouser Skupski did not drop serve
once against fourth seeds Wesley Moodie and Dick Norman on Court Seven but were made to pay for two lost tie-breakers in a 7-6 (7/5) 4-6 7-6 (7/4) defeat.