Sport in Short: Tennis

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LIPTON CHAMPIONSHIPS (Key Biscayne, Fla) Men's singles, first round: D Nainkin (SA) bt L Mattar (Bra) 6-1 4-6 6-2; M Pernfors (Swe) bt G Connell (Can) 6-4 7-5; R Leach (US) bt J Grabb (US) 5-7 7-6 7-5; J Frna (Arg) bt S Stolle (Aus) 7-6 7-5. Second round: P Sampras (US) bt T Martin (US) 6-3 6-4; P McEnroe (US) bt G Ivanisevic (Croa) 6-3 6-3; T Muster (Aut) bt K Braasch (Ger) 7-5 4-6 6-4; G Raoux (Fr) bt A Mancini (Arg) 6-3 6-4; B Becker (Ger) bt G Pozzi (It) w/o; A Agassi (US) bt A Krickstein (US) 7-5 6-0; G Forget (Fr) bt T Witsken (US) 6-3 7-5; A Boetsch (Fr) bt V Spadea (US) 6-4 6-7 6-1; J Tarango (US) bt A Cherkasov (Rus) 6-2 6-2; B Shelton (US) bt F Clavet (Sp) 5-7 6-3 6-4; J Courier (US) bt B Black (Zim) 6-2 6-2; S Edberg (Swe) bt L Lavalle (Mex) 6-4 6-3; M Woodforde (Aus) bt C Mezzadri (Swit) 6-1 6-3.

Women's singles; first round: H Kelesi (Can) bt R de los Rios (Par) 6-7 6-3 6-4. Second round: J Capriati (US) bt I Gorrochategui (Arg) 6-1 6-0; M J Fernandez (US) bt I Demongeot (Fr) 1-6 7-5 6-2; J Novotna (Cz Rep) bt L Field (Aus) 6-2 6-1; Z Garrison Jackson (US) bt T Whitlinger (US) 6-4 6-2; L McNeil (US) bt S Stafford (US) 6-4 6-1; K Date (Jap) bt M Werdel (US) 6-1 7-5; M Oremans (Neth) bt S Hack (Ger) 6-4 3-6 6-4; F Labat (Arg) bt C Singer (Ger) 7-6 4-6 6-2; L Meskhi (Georgia) bt J Steven (US) 6-4 6-3; J Wiesner (Aut) bt L Davenport (US) 6-4 6-2; L Neiland (Lat) bt L Gildemeister (Peru) 6-3 6-3; N Arendt (US) bt B Schultz (Neth) 7-5 6-1; P Fendick (US) bt S Testud (Fr) 6-2 6-2; H Kelesi (Can) bt E de Lone (US) 6-3 6-1; B Rittner (Ger) bt L Raymond (US) 7-6 6-1; A Grossman (US) bt I Majoli (Croa) 7-6 6-4; G Sabatini (Arg) bt J Emmons (US) 6-2 6-3; A Coetzer (SA) bt G Pizzichini (It) 6-4 6-2; S Rottier (Neth) bt J Halard (Fr) 6-4 6-4; N Zvereva (Bela) bt K Rinaldi (US) 7-6 7-6; S Farina (It) bt N Sawamatsu (Japan) 1-6 7-5 6-1; J Durie (GB) bt S Cecchini (It) 6-3 6-7 6-1; P Hy (Can) bt Y Degal (Isr) 7-5 6-3; D Graham (US) bt P Shriver (US) 5-7 7-6 6-4.

VAUXHALL INDOOR TROPHY Men's quarter- finals: Puma Sunderland 0 Ilkley 2; Surrey Country Club 1 Puma Welwyn 2; Match Point Southampton 0 Royal Berkshire 2.

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