Sporting Digest: Tennis

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ATP TOURNAMENT (Stuttgart) First round: H Skoff (Aut) bt A Cherkasov (Rus) 6-4 6-2; S Noszaly (Hung) bt J Arrese (Sp) 6-2 6-2; F Davin (Arg) bt U Riglewski (Ger) 7-6 6-3; J Albert Viloca (Sp) bt R Gilbert (Fr) 3-6 6-1 6-1; C Adams (US) bt J Hlasek (Swit) 6-3 6-3; A Mansdorf (Is) bt D Nainkin (SA) 2-6 6-3 6-4; T Enqvist (Swe) bt X Daufresne (Bel) 6-1 6-4; M Zoecke (Ger) bt L Roux (Fr) 6-1 7-5; J Stark (US) bt S Bryan (US) 6-0 7-6; P McEnroe (US) bt O Fernandez (Mex) 6-3 6-2; M Tebbut (Aus) bt R Koenig (SA) 6-1 7-5; D Wheaton (US) bt W Masur (Aus) 6-3 7-6; J Grabb (US) bt R Weiss (US) 7-5 6-3; J Stoltenberg (Aus) bt P Kilderry (Aus) 6-2 7-6; B Karbacher (Ger) bt J Renzenbrink (Ger) 6-3 6-7 6-4; F Davin (Arg) bt U Riglewski (Ger) 7-6 6-3; R Fromberg (Aus) bt C-U Steeb (Ger) 6-4 6-1; C Arriens (Ger) bt L Burgsmueller (Ger) 4-6 7-6 6-3; S Noszaly (Hun) bt J Arrese (Sp) 6-2 6-2; J A Viloca (Sp) bt R Gilbert (Fr) 3-6 6-1 6-1; H Skoff (Aut) bt A Cherkasov (Rus) 6-4 6-2.

US PRO CHAMPIONSHIPS (Brookline, Mass) Final: I Lendl (US) bt M Washington (US) 7-5 7-6.

DAVIS CUP: World Group, quarter-finals (Rotterdam): US bt Netherlands 3-2 (J Courier bt J Eltingh 6-3 6-4 4-6 6-1). (St Petersburg): Russia bt Czech Republic 3-2 (Y Kafelnikov and A Olhovskiy lost to P Korda and C Suk 3-6 6-4 4-6 6-3 7-5. (Halle): Germany bt Spain 3-2 (M Goellner lost to J Burillo 6-4 6-4. Euro/Africa Zone: Group One, relegation play-off (Manchester): Romania bt Great Britain 3-2 (R Sabau bt M Petchey 7-5 4-6 7-6 3-6 2-6. Group Two, second round: (Jurmala): Latvia bt Ukraine 3-2. (Warsaw): Morocco bt Poland 5-0. (Accra): Ghana bt Nigeria 3-2. (Jlubljana): Slovenia bt Finland 3-2. Relegation play-offs: (Cairo): Egypt bt Bulgaria 3-2. (Dublin): Ireland bt Kenya 4-1. (Athens): Estonia bt Greece 4-1. American Zone: Group One: (Montevideo): Uruguay bt Argentina 3-2. Group Two: (Montreal): Venezuela bt Canada 3-2.

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