Sporting Digest: Tennis

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ATP WORLD DOUBLES CHAMPIONSHIP (Johannesburg) Forbes-Segal Group round robin: J Eltingh and P Haarhuis (Neth) bt T Nijssen (Neth) and C Suk (Cz Rep) 6-3 6-7 6-1; T Woodbridge and M Woodforde (Aus) bt S Casal and E Sanchez (Sp) 6-3 6-3. Hewitt-McMillan Group third round: G Connell (Can) and P Galbraith (US) bt R Leach and K Flach (US) 7-6 6-3; M Kratzmann and W Masur (Aus) bt L Jensen and M Jensen (US) 7-6 5-7 6-2; D Adams (Aus) and A Olhovskiy (Rus) bt Kratzmann and Masur 7-6 7-6.

EUROPEAN WOMEN'S TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS (Sheffield) Group Two B: Yorkshire 7 Norfolk 2; Cheshire 5 Cambridgeshire 4. Relegation play-offs: C Wood (GB) bt A Carlsson (Swe) 6-2 6-4. Wood and V Lake (GB) bt Carlsson and M Lindstrom (Swe) 6-4 6-3. GB bt Sweden 2-1 (Sweden relegated). L Courtois (Bel) bt G Dondit (Swit) 6-3 6-1; N Feber and S Deville (Bel) bt N Tschau and M Vavrinec (Swit) 4-6 6-3 6-3. Belgium bt Switzerland 3-0. (Switzerland relegated).

LTA INDOOR COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS Group 1 (Telford) Men: Middlesex 7 Yorkshire 2. Women: Middlesex 6 Lancashire 3.

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