Posted April 09, 2012 on AP on Fox
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Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain beat Fabio Fognini of Italy 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 in the first round of the Grand Prix Hassan II on Monday. The eighth-seeded Fognini had won both previous matches on clay, including in the third round of the French Open last year. Garcia-Lopez will next play Paul-Henri Mathieu of France or Moroccan wild card Mehdi Ziadi. Later Monday, fifth-seeded Donald Young of the U.S. plays Benoit Paire of France and Albert Montanes of Spain faces Igor Andreev of Russia.
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Guillermo Garcia-Lopez beat Fabio Fognini of Italy 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 in the first round of the Grand Prix Hassan II on Monday. The eighth-seeded Fognini had won both previous meetings on clay, including in the third round of the French Open last year, but the Spaniard broke four times in the tight contest. Garcia-Lopez will play either Paul-Henri Mathieu of France or Moroccan wild...
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