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Andy Roddick returns at Wimbledon.
American Andy Roddick returns the ball in his match against Germany's Andreas Beck on the second day of the 125th Wimbledon Championships in Wimbledon,England on Tuesday, June 21, 2011. UPI/Hugo Philpott
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Andreas Beck (born February 5, 1986 in Weingarten) is a professional male tennis player of Germany. His career high rank was #51, achieved on July 6, 2009

In June, Beck qualified into the 2008 Wimbledon, beating #218 Paolo Lorenzi, #194 Brendan Evans, and #280 Jaroslav Pospisil. In his first round match he played World No.2 Rafael Nadal on Centre Court and lost in straight sets.

In the second round of the Monte-Carlo Masters, Beck defeated #6 seed Gilles Simon (of France) 7–5 6–1. In the third round he defeated Juan Mónaco 3–6 6–2 7–5 to reach the quaterfinals. Here his tournament ended with a loss to Stanislas Wawrinka 2–6 4–6; Wawrinka had defeated world #2 Roger Federer in the third round. As a result of his performance in this tournament, Beck's ranking climbed 29 places in the ATP rankings to a career high #60.

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