Haas, Malisse out in first-round at Delray

Feb. 12, 2008 at 12:31 AM

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Tommy Haas lost to Diego Hartfield in three sets Monday at the Delray Beach International Tennis Championships.

Hartfield sandwiched 6-2 set victories around a 3-6 loss.

Defending champion Xavier Malisse suffered a similar fate, losing to Bobby Reynolds 6-2, 4-6, 6-3.

American James Blake, who lost to Malisse in last year's final, is the top seed this week.

In other first-round action, American Robby Ginepri beat Frenchman Mathieu Montcourt 6-3, 6-0; Spaniard Ivan Navarro outlasted France's Florent Serra 6-3, 3-6, 6-3; Spain's Guillermo Garcia-Lopez defeated American Wayne Odesnik 6-4, 6-2; and Chilean Paul Capdeville beat American wild card Clint Bowles 6-2, 6-4.

Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Boston Red Sox trade OF Shane Victorino to Los Angeles Angels
Houston Texans place Jadeveon Clowney on PUP
Kolten Wong's slam lifts St. Louis Cardinals past Cincinnati Reds
Cardinals add female coach Jen Welter
Kris Bryant walkoff homer lifts Chicago Cubs past Colorado Rockies