Sporting Digest: Tennis

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AT & T MEN'S CHALLENGE (Atlanta) Quarter- finals: M Chang (US) bt C Bergstrom (Swe) 6-1 6-3; M Washington (US) bt A Agassi (US) 6-4

7-5. Semi-final: T Martin (US) bt W McGuire (US) 6-2 7-6; Chang bt Washington 6-1 6-2.

BAVARIAN ATP OPEN (Munich) Semi-finals: P Korda (Cz Rep) bt B Karbacher (Ger) 6-2 6-3; M Stich (Ger) bt A Chesnokov (Rus) 6-1 2-6 6-0. Final: Stich bt Korda 6-2 2-6 6-3.

MADRID MEN'S OPEN Semi-finals: S Bruguera (Sp) bt A Corretja (Sp) 7-6 6-2; T Muster (Aut) bt J Yzaga (Peru) 6-0 5-7 6-3. Final: Muster bt Bruguera 6-2 3-6 6-4 7-5

CITIZEN'S CUP WOMEN'S TOURNAMENT (Hamburg) Semi-finals: S Graf (Ger) bt J Novotna (Cz Rep) 6-3 6-3; A Sanchez Vicario (Sp) bt S Hack (Ger) 6-1 6-1. Final: Sanchez Vicario bt Graf 4-6 7-6 7-6.

INDONESIAN WOMEN'S OPEN (Jakarta) Semi-finals: F Labat (Arg) bt K Radford (Aus) 5-7 7-6 6-3; Y Basuki (Indon) bt Wang Shi Ting (Tai) 6-2 6-7 6-3. Final: Basuki bt Labat 6-4 3-6 7-6.

LTA SPRING SATELLITE (Ottershaw): Men's singles semi-finals: N Bruno (It) bt T Larkham (Aus) 4-6 6-3 7-5; B Cowan (GB) bt P Hand (GB) 7-6 6-4. Final: Bruno bt Cowan 7-6 6-2. Men's doubles final: R Matheson (Sco) and Bruno bt Hand C Wilkinson (GB) 7-6 6-4. Women's singles semi-finals: L McShea (Aus) bt E Daglairdi (It) 6-1 5-7 6-4; I Kurta (US) bt S Peters (Aus) 6-4 6-4. Final: McShea bt Kurta 6-1 6-4. Women's doubles final: A Elwood (Aus) and McShea bt Peters and C Stassen (Neth) 3-6 6-4 6-0.

DAVIS CUP Euro / African Zone Group Two first round (Dublin): Ukraine bt Ireland 5-0 (D Poliakov bt M Farren 6-7 7-5 6-2 6-4; A Rybalko bt E Collins 4-6 6-7 6-2 6-3 8-6; Poliakov and V Egorov bt Farren and Collins 6-7 6-7 6-4 6-4 17- 15; T Beiko bt S Doyle 2-6 6-4 6-2; Rybalko bt S Barron 6-7 6-4 6-2). (Accra): Ghana bt Monaco 3-2. (Casablanca): Morocco bt Egypt 5-0. (Helsinki): Finland bt Estonia 4-1. (Lagos): Nigeria bt Senegal 5-0. (Ljubljana): Slovenia bt Greece 3-2. (Nairobi): Latvia bt Kenya 3-1. (Sopot): Poland bt Bulgaria 4-1. Asia / Oceania Zone: Group One second round (Christchurch): New Zealand bt Japan 3-2. Group Two final (Taipei): Taiwan bt Iran 4-1.

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