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Isner wins Heineken Open

Jan. 11, 2014 at 12:22 AM   |   Comments

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Jan. 11 (UPI) -- John Isner won the Heineken Open for the second time Saturday, defeating Yen-Hsun Lu in the finals 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 (9-7).

Isner, who also won this tournament in 2010, put 23 aces past Lu for his eighth career championship. It came in his 17th final.

Lu reached the title match by defeating three-time defending champion David Ferrer. This was his first ATP final.

Isner will be the top-seeded American in the men's bracket when the Australian Open begins Monday. He will be seeded 13th.

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