facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Simon, Ramirez Hidalgo win BCR openers

Sept. 11, 2006 at 6:24 PM   |   Comments

BUCHAREST, Romania, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- High-seeded Gilles Simon of France and Ruben Ramirez Hidalgo of Spain were first-round winners Monday at the BCR Open Romania tennis tournament.

The fourth-seeded Simon defeated Argentine Juan Monaco 7-5, 3-6, 6-3, and sixth-seeded Ramirez Hidalgo beat Romanian Victor Ionita 6-4, 6-4.

In other opening-round play, Spaniard Guillermo Garcia-Lopez defeated countryman Albert Montanes 3-6, 7-5, 6-1 and Argentine Martin Vassallo Arguello beat Romanian Razvan Sabau, 6-3, 1-6, 6-3.

© 2006 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Most Popular
1
Adrian Peterson facing more child abuse allegations after details about 2013 incident come out Adrian Peterson facing more child abuse allegations after details about 2013 incident come out
2
Adrian Peterson reinstated, expected to lineup for Vikings on Sunday against Saints Adrian Peterson reinstated, expected to lineup for Vikings on Sunday against Saints
3
O's top Blue Jays; magic number is 1
4
Cubs' Rizzo hits walk-off HR in return
5
2013-14 college football bowl results 2013-14 college football bowl results
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback