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    April 23, 2014

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) - Defending champion Lukas Rosol reached the Nastase Tiriac Trophy quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-4 victory over eighth-seeded Jarkko Nieminen of Finland on Wednesday.The Czech saved seven of the eight break points he faced on the clay at BNR Arenas.

  • Peng, Peer reach quarters in Morocco

    April 23, 2014

    MARRAKESH, Morocco (AP) - Peng Shuai of China beat Ukrainian qualifier Maryna Zanevska 6-4, 7-6 (5) on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Grand Prix SAR.Zanevska made five double-faults and dropped serve at 5-4 in the first set. The sixth-seeded Peng rallied from a 5-2 deficit in the final set and led 5-1 in the tiebreaker.

  • Ferrer ousted by another Russian at Barcelona Open

    April 23, 2014

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Second-seeded David Ferrer was ousted from the Barcelona Open by a Russian opponent for the second straight year, losing 6-4, 6-2 to Teymuraz Gabashvili on Wednesday.The 55th-ranked Gabashvili rallied from 3-0 down before dominating Ferrer on his favored clay to reach the last 16.