Sporting Digest: Tennis

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US OPEN (Flushing Meadow, NY) Men's singles first round: B Black (Zim) bt P McEnroe (US) 7-6 6-2 6-4; J Grabb (US) bt E Ferreira (SA) 4-6 6-4 6-2 6-3. Second round: M CHANG (US) bt M Washington (US) 4-6 6-2 6-3 7-6; B Karbacher (Ger) bt I Lendl (US) 6-4 7-6 1-0 ret; M ROSSET (Swit) bt N Kulti (Swe) 6-4 6-2 6-7 6-2; T MUSTER (Aut) bt M Ruah (Ven) 6-4 4-6 6-4 6-2; P Rafter (Aus) bt Jan Apell (Swe) 7-5 4-6 7-6 6-3; R Reneberg (US) bt J Burillo (Sp) 6-3 7-5 6-3; S BRUGUERA (Sp) bt A Olhovskiy (Rus) 7-5 6-2 7-6; T MARTIN (US) bt A Chesnokov (Rus) 6-3 6-2 7-5; M Zoecke (Ger) bt R Weiss (US) 6-1 7-5 6-2; R Fromberg (Aus) bt R Agenor (Haiti) 6-3 6-3 6-4.

Men's doubles first round: D Nestor and G Rusedski (Can) bt I Baron and M Blackman (US) 6-4 6-1; T Nijssen (Neth) and C Suk (Cz Rep) bt N Pereira (Ven) and J Sanchez (Sp) 6-7 6-3 6-2; K Jones and M Lucena (US) bt G Connell (Can) and P Galbraith (US) 6-4 6-4; D Johnson and K Thorne (US) bt K Kinnear and D Wheaton (US) 7-6 6-4.

Women's singles second round: G Fernandez (US) bt S Testud (Fr) 7-5 6-3; A Grossman (US) bt K Maleeva (Bul) 6-4 1-6 6-1; C MARTINEZ (Sp) bt N Arendt (US) 6-3 6-3; Z GARRISON JACKSON (US) bt P Suarez (Arg) 6-4 6-3; A COETZER (SA) bt E Maniokova (Rus) 6-2 6-0; J Wiesner (Aut) bt C Kuhlman (US) 6-2 6- 2; A Dechaume-Balleret (Fr) bt M J Gaidano (Arg) 7-5 6-3; S GRAF (Ger) bt S Cacic (US) 6-0 6-2; M Endo (Japan) bt J Halard (Fr) 6-1 7-5; A Smashnova (Isr) bt N Muns-Jagerman (Neth) 6-2 3-6 6-3; L DAVENPORT (US) bt P Shriver (US) 6-1 6-2; I Majoli (Croa) bt E Reinach (SA) 6-2 6-2; R Bobkova (Cz Rep) bt N Bradtke (Aus) 6-7 6-4 6-2; S Stafford (US) bt L Harvey-Wild (US) 6-0 6-7 6-2; P Hy (Can) bt A Gavaldon (Mex) 6-3 6-2; J NOVOTNA (Cz Rep) bt K Habsudova (Slovak) 6-2 6-3; M de Swardt (SA) bt M Werdel (US) 6-4 2-6 7-6; M Maleeva (Bul) bt R Dragomir (Rom) 7-5 6-3.

Women's doubles first round: S Collins and B Nagelsen (US) bt V Lake and C Wood (GB) 6-2 5-7 6-1; J NOVOTNA (Cz Rep) and A SANCHEZ VICARIO (Sp) bt C Moros and S Nickitas (US) 6-3 6-3; M Jaggard-Lai (Aus) and R Simpson-Alter (Can) bt J HALARD and N TAUZIAT (Fr) 6-2 4-6 6-0; S Appelmans (Bel) and M Maleeva (Bul) bt C MacGregor and V Paynter (US) 6-2 7-5; K ADAMS (US) and M BOLLEGRAF (Bel) bt P Hy (Can) and M Werdel (US) 6-4 6-3; S Farina (It) and G Helgeson (US) bt L Pleming (Aus) and D Szabova (Slovak) 6-4 6-4; E Brioukhovets (Ukr) and J Husarova (Slovak) bt R Dragomir (Rom) and J Souto (Sp) 6-2 6-1.

Mixed doubles first round: P Fendick and M Bauer (US) bt S Cecchini (It) and L Bale (SA) 6-2 6-4.

LTA SUMMER SATELLITE CIRCUIT (Surbiton): Men's quarter-finals: R Matheson (GB) bt R Ruppenthal (Ger) 6-4 6-2; N Gould (GB) bt C Beecher (GB) 6-3 7-6; A Richardson (GB) bt H Kill (Nor) 6-2 6-4; A Von Hugo (Ger) bt G Henderson (GB) 1-6 7-5 7-6.

Women's quarter-finals: E Bond (GB) bt S Tze (GB) 6-0 6-4; D Sobotkova (Cz Rep) bt M Schnitzer (Ger) 7-5 6-2; R Vidats (Hung) bt K Bakalarova (Cz Rep) 4-6 6-3 6-3; S Olsen (Den) bt O Barabanschikova (Bela) 6-2 6-2.

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