Sporting Digest: Tennis

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MEN'S TOURNAMENT (Tokyo) Second round: A Olhovskiy (Rus) bt R Reneberg (US) 6-7 7-5 7-5; J Stark (US) bt W Masur (Aus) 6-3 6-4; J Eltingh (Neth) bt A O'Brien (US) 6-4 7- 5; P Haarhuis (Neth) bt A Jarryd (Swe) 6-3 6- 4; A Krickstein (US) bt B Black (Zim) 6-1 6-1; R Krajicek (Neth) bt Bong-soo Kim (S Kor) 6-4

6-2; T Ho (US) bt S Bruguera (Sp) 6-7 6-2 7-6; P Kilderry (Aus) bt P Rafter (Aus) 6-3 6-2; B Steven (NZ) bt B Becker (Ger) 6-3 6-4; M Chang (US) bt J Tarango (US) 4-6 6-3 4-1 ret.

ATP TOURNAMENT (Ostrava, Cz Rep) Second round: K Carlsen (Den) bt J van Herck (Bel) 6-4 6-3; A Boetsch (Fr) bt A Radulescu (Ger) 7-6 6-2; J Svensson (Swe) bt J Renzenbrink (Ger) 6-3 6-1; M Washington (US) bt H Dreekmann (Ger) 7-6 6-3.

TEL AVIV ATP TOURNAMENT First round L Jonsson (Swe) bt B Gilbert (US) 6-3 6-4; A Cherkasov (Rus) bt G Wilson (NZ) 6-3 6-3; V Spadea (US) bt O Sela (Isr) 6-3 7-5; J Bjorkman (Swe) bt E Ran (Isr) 7-6 7-6; J Erlich (Isr) bt E Erlich (Isr) 6-3 3-6 6-4; C Saceanu (Ger) bt J Appell (Swe) 6-4 4-6 6-3; A Mansdorf (Isr) bt J Sanchez (Sp) 7-6 7-6; G Pozzi (It) bt B Karbacher (Ger) 6-2 7-5; F Santoro (Fr) bt P Kuhnen (Ger) 6-3 6-1; M Ondruska (SA) bt Y Kafelnikov (Rus) 6-4 6-2; L Mattar (Bra) bt A Chesnokov (Rus) 6-4 6-2. Second round: T Muster (Aut) bt S Pescosolido (It) 7-6 5-7 6-3; W Ferreira (SA) bt Spadea 6-2 6-4; Mattar bt F Dewulf (Bel) 4-6 7-6 7-6; Bjorkman bt C Bergstrom (Swe) 6-3 2-6 6-2.

FILDERSTADT WOMEN'S TOURNAMENT First round: K Habsudova (Cz Rep) bt P Hy (Can) 6-3 6-1; A Huber (Ger) bt B Rittner (Ger) 6-3 4-6 6-4;M Navratilova (US) bt A Grossman (US) 6-4 3-6 6-0; M Werdel (US) bt N Zvereva (Bela) 2-6 6-2 7-6. Second round: M Pierce (Fr) bt C Rubini (US) 7-5 7-6; C Martinez (Sp) bt L Meshki (Geor) 6-2 6-3; G Fernandez (US) bt A Coetzer (SA) 7-5 6-4.

LTA AUTUMN SATELLITE (Telford) Men's singles, first round: Second round: A Richardson (GB) bt J Davidson (GB) 6-4 6-2; R Wassen (Neth) bt N Baglin (GB) 6-1 6-0; J Fox (GB) bt G Saffery (GB) 7-6 7-5; M Maclagan (GB) bt D Draper (GB) 6-2 6-3; G Bastl (Swit) bt P Hand (GB) 6-4 6-2; O Morel (Fr) bt L Kirschner (Ger) 4-6 6-3 6-1; G Henderson (GB) bt T Spinks (GB) 6-4 4-6 6-4; P Pala (Cz Rep) bt N Weal (GB) 6-3 6-4.

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