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Feliciano Lopez beat Igor Kunitsyn of Russia 6-4, 7-6 (7) on Tuesday to reach the second round of the Open Sud de France.
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Feliciano Lopez beat Igor Kunitsyn of Russia 6-4, 7-6 (7) Tuesday to reach the second round of the Open Sud de France.
Gilles Simon and Richard Gasquet both advanced on Wednesday to reach the Open Sud de France quarterfinals. Simon stopped Flavio Cipolla and Gasquet defeated Nikolay Davydenko.
Davydenko may not be as highly ranked as he used to be so Gasquet was very cautious,“He’s not the No. 3 he was a few years ago but he can still dazzle sometimes, and you can easily find yourself a break...
Alex Bogomolov Jr. will make his Davis Cup debut for Russia next week.
Russia captain Shamil Tarpischev says the 28-year-old Bogomolov has been included in the team to play at Austria next month in the first round.
In November, Bogomolov announced that he would play for Russia, the country of his birth, instead of the United States, where he had lived and trained since 1992.