SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Second-seeded American John Isner reached the quarterfinals of the SAP Open Wednesday with a three-set win over Canadian Vasek Pospisil.
Isner smashed 14 aces en route to a 7-6 (7-3), 2-6, 6-3 victory over Pospisil in his first match of the 2013 ATP Tour season after withdrawing from the Australian Open with a right knee injury.
In first round action at San Jose, unseeded U.S. veteran Michael Russell downed fellow American Donald Young 6-3, 7-5, earning the right to play top-seeded two-time defending champion Milos Raonic of Canada.
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