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Djokovic, Federer post second-round wins in Dubai

Djokovic, Federer post second-round wins in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic cruised to a win but Roger Federer had to overcome a series of breaks Wednesday at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Federer claims first-round win in Dubai

Federer claims first-round win in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Roger Federer swept through a first-round win Monday at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Berdych rolls in ATP second round in Rotterdam

Berdych rolls in ATP second round in Rotterdam

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Tomas Berdych didn't face a break point Monday in a first-round win at the ATP's ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in the Netherlands.

Fabio Fognini-Simone Bolelli duo put Italy up on Argentina

MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Fabio Fognini and Simone Bolelli teamed up to defeat Eduardo Schwank and Horacio Zeballos Saturday, giving Italy a 2-1 lead over Argentina in Davis Cup play.
Italy, Argentina at 1-1 Davis Cup tie

Italy, Argentina at 1-1 Davis Cup tie

MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Fabio Fognini lost his serve just twice Friday and defeated Juan Monaco to pull Italy into a 1-1 tie with Argentina in a Davis Cup first-round series.
Evenly matched Italy and Argentina meet in Davis Cup

Evenly matched Italy and Argentina meet in Davis Cup

MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Italian Fabio Fognini is to meet Argentina's Carlos Berlocq in the first match of what is expected to be a tightly contested first-round Davis Cup series.
Del Potro ousted at Australian Open

Del Potro ousted at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Roberto Bautista Agut, playing into early Friday, ousted fifth-seeded Juan Martin del Potro in a second-round match at the Australian Open.
Nadal, Murray advance on hot day at Australian Open

Nadal, Murray advance on hot day at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- No. 1-ranked Rafael Nadal, fourth-seeded Andy Murray and No. 6 Roger Federer all advanced Tuesday in first-round play at the Australian Open.
Del Potro escaped series of ATP upsets in Sydney

Del Potro escaped series of ATP upsets in Sydney

SYDNEY, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Juan Martin del Potro escaped the upset bug that took out four other seeded players Wednesday at the Apia International Sydney tennis tournament.
Cilic returns from ban, wins Paris Masters first-rounder

Cilic returns from ban, wins Paris Masters first-rounder

PARIS, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Marin Cilic returned from a doping ban with a first-round win Monday at the ATP's BNP Paribas Paris Masters.
Karlovic ousts Berdych at Swiss Indoors

Karlovic ousts Berdych at Swiss Indoors

BASEL, Switzerland, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Ivo Karlovic won a pair of tiebreakers in ousting second-seeded Tomas Berdych from the ATP's Swiss Indoors.

Richard Gasquet, Mikhail Kukushkin to vie for Kremlin Cup title

MOSCOW, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Richard Gasquet will take on Kazakhstan qualifier Mikhail Kukushkin for the Kremlin Cup title after each won a semifinal match Saturday.
Straight-set win has Gasquet in Kremlin Cup semifinals

Straight-set win has Gasquet in Kremlin Cup semifinals

MOSCOW, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- No. 1-seed Richard Gasquet fought off five break points in gaining a spot in the semifinals of the ATP's Kremlin Cup tennis tournament in Moscow.
Gasquet through to Kremlin Cup quarterfinals

Gasquet through to Kremlin Cup quarterfinals

MOSCOW, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- No. 1-seed Richard Gasquet, trying to grab a spot in the ATP World Tour Finals, survived a three-set match Thursday in the second round of the Kremlin Cup.
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Andreas Seppi
Andy Roddick, U.S.A, eighth seed, servesl to Italy's Andreas Seppi in the second set of third-round action during U.S. Open tennis championship at the U.S. National Tennis Center on August 31, 2008 in Flushing Meadows, New York. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)
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Andreas Seppi (born 21 February 1984 in Bolzano, Italy) is a professional tennis player from South Tyrol, northern Italy, who turned professional in 2000. He considers clay and hardcourts his favourite surfaces and is coached by Massimo Sartori. His career high was #27, achieved on 7 July 2008.

Seppi turned pro in 2000 playing exclusively on the ATP Futures and ATP Challenger Series circuit for three season. He won his first Futures event in 2003, Munich, Germany defeating Lars Übel in addition he qualified for his first two ATP events in Kitzbühel and Bucharest where he was defeated by Olivier Mutis and José Acasuso respectively.

2004 Seppi made his Davis Cup debut against Georgia losing to Irakli Labadze in 5 sets. In Kitzbühel Seppi failed to convert 10 match points against Rainer Schüttler in a second round loss, then a few weeks later Seppi was able to gain revenge for this loss. In his Grand Slam debut as a qualifer he defeated Schüttler from 2 sets to 0 down. Seppi finished the 2005 season in the top 100 for the first time. He qualified for four ATP Masters Series events with his best performance in Hamburg where he reached the quarter finals. In Davis Cup Seppi came back from 2 sets to 0 down and defeated Juan Carlos Ferrero 5–7, 3–6, 6–0, 6–3, 6–2, before losing to Rafael Nadal in the reverse singles. After this performance, he reached his first ATP Tour semi final in Palermo where he defeated defending champion Tomáš Berdych, before falling to Igor Andreev.

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