Sporting Digest: Tennis

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JAPAN OPEN (Tokyo): Men's singles, second round: I Lendl (US) bt S Lareau (Can) 6-1 6-4; H Holm (Swe) bt G Raoux (Fr) 7-5 6-4; K Carlsen (Den) bt L Gloria (US) 6-2 6-3; M Chang (US) bt D Flach (US) 6-1 7-6; J Stark (US) bt D Pate (US) 6-1 6-0; T Henman (GB) bt D Cahill (Aus) 2-6 7-6 6-1; C Adams (US) bt H Dreekmann (Ger) 6-3 6-3; P Sampras (US) beat A Olhovskiy (Rus) 6-3 7-6; J Bjorkman (Swe) bt G Rusedski (Can) 7-5 4-6 7-6; D Wheaton (US) bt A Mansdorf (Isr) 6-3 5-7 6-1; B Becker (Ger) bt S Simian (Fr) 6-3 7-6; A Krickstein (US) bt G Pozzi (It) 6-1 6-1; P McEnroe (US) bt J Tarango (US) 7-6 6-4; B Gilbert (US) bt M Tebbutt (Aus) 4-6 6-4 7-6.

Women's singles, second round: B Schett (Aut) bt L Harvey-Wild (US) 6-4 6-4; K Date (Japan) bt N Kijimuta (Japan) 7-5 3-6 6-2; P Fendick (US) bt T Whitlinger-Jones (US) 6-2 6-3; F Labat (Arg) bt L Niemantsverdriet (Neth) 4-6 6-4 6-3; N Sawamatsu (Japan) bt R McQuillan (Aus) 6-3 6-0; M Werdel (US) bt Wang Shi-Ting (Tai) 6-3 6-2; S Appelmans (Bel) bt N Miyagi (Japan) 6-4 6-3; A Frazier (US) bt K Nagatsuka (Japan) 6-2 6-3.

SPANISH MEN'S OPEN (Barcelona) Second round: C Costa (Sp) bt A Cherkasov (Rus) 6-4 6-4; N Utgren (Swe) bt B Karbacher (Ger) 6-4 3-6 6-4; M Rios (Chile) bt R Carretero (Sp) 7-6 7-6; R Agenor (Hai) bt A Medvedev (Ukr) 6-7 6-3 6-3; A Gaudenzi (It) bt T Muster (Aut) 6-0 4-6 6-3; F Roig (Sp) bt H de la Pena (Arg) 4-6 7-5 7-6; J Burrillo (Sp) bt G Schaller (Aut) 6-4 6-2; S Bruguera (Sp) bt F Clavet (Sp) 6-0 6-1; J Arrese (Sp) bt Y El Aynaoui (Mor) 7-5 6-3; N Kulti (Swe) bt M Filippini (Urug) 4-6 6-1 7-6; A Berasategui (Sp) bt F Davin (Arg) 6-4 7-6; R Krajicek (Neth) bt F Santoro 7-5 6-2.

BAUSCH & LOMB WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIPS (Amelia Island, Fla) First round: A Coetzer (SA) bt A Fusai (Fr) 6-4 6-2; I Gorrochategui (Arg) bt F Bonsignori (It) 6-0 6-3; A Carlsson (Swe) bt A Vieira (Bra) 6-2 6-1. Second round: C Martinez (Sp) bt P Ritter (Aut) 6-1 6-2; M Maleeva (Bul) bt E Maniokova (Rus) 6-7 6-3 6-3; L Meskhi (Geor) bt P Suarez (Arg) 7-5 6-0; S Hack (Ger) bt I Gorrochatehui (Arg) 4-6 6-1 6-1; P Langrova (Cz Rep) bt M J Fernandez (US) 3-6 6-4 6-2.

MIDLAND BANK JUNIOR COUNTY CUP (Queen's Club, London) Boys: 1 Middlesex; 2 Surrey. Girls: 1 Sussex; 2 Surrey.

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