Sporting Digest: Tennis

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GERMAN OPEN (Hamburg) Semi-finals: Y Kafelnikov (Rus) bt M Stich (Ger) 6-3 6-4; A Medvedev (Ukr) bt J Sanchez (Sp) 6-4 6-1. Final: Medvedev bt Kafelnikov 6-4 6-4 3-6 6-3.

ITALIAN OPEN (Rome) Singles, semi-finals: C Martinez (Sp) bt K Habsudova (Slovak) 6-1 6-2; M Navratilova (US) bt I Spirlea (Arg) 6-2 6-3. Final: Martinez bt Navratilova 7-6 6-4. Doubles, final: G Fernandez (US) and N Zvereva (Bela) bt B Schultz (Neth) and G Sabatini (Arg) 6-1 6-3.

USTA CLAY COURT CLASSIC (Pinehurst, North Carolina) Quarter-finals: T Martin (US) bt F Santoro (Fr) 6-3 6-2; M Wilander (Swe) bt V Spadea (US) 2-6 6-4 6-1; J Palmer (US) bt F Clavet (Sp) 6-3 7-6; M Woodforde (Aus) bt F Davin (Arg) 6-4 7-6. Semi-finals: Palmer bt Woodforde 6-3 6-4; Martin bt Wilander 6-3 2-6 6-4. Final: Palmer bt Martin 6-4 7-6.

LTA SPRING SATELLITE TOURNAMENT (Lee- on-Solent) Men's singles, semi-finals: N Gould (GB) bt N Bruno (It) 6-4 7-6; M MacLagan (Sco) bt S Manai (Swit) 6-3 3-6 3-3 retd. Final: MacLagan bt Gould 6-0 6-4.

Women's singles, semi-finals: A Woolcock (Aus) bt A Ellwood (Aus) 7-5 6-1; C Zachariadou (Gr) bt K Bakalarova (Cz Rep) 6-1 7-5. Final: Woolcock bt Zachariadou 6-3 6-4.

ATP CHALLENGER (Manila) Singles, semi-final: T Henman (GB) bt L Paes (Ind) 7-6 6-2. Finals: M Tebbutt (Aus) bt Henman 6-2 6-2.

DAVIS CUP Asia / Oceania zone group one (Jakarta): Indonesia 2 South Korea 2.

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