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Henman, Federer in Swiss Indoors final

BASEL, Switzerland, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Tim Henman of Britain and Roger Federer of Switzerland won their respective semifinals on Saturday at the $1 million Swiss Indoors tournament to set up their se

Federer downs Roddick in Switzerland

BASEL, Switzerland, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- No. 4 Roger Federer of Switzerland rallied past No. 6 Andy Roddick of the United States, 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7-5), to advance to the semifinals Friday at the Swiss I

Henman moves into quarterfinals

BASEL, Switzerland, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Tim Henman of Britain eased into the quarterfinals of the Swiss Indoors Thursday with a 6-2, 6-1 victory over Andrea Gaudenzi of Italy.

Henman, Corretja in action Tuesday

BASEL, Switzerland, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Tim Henman looks to duplicate a past triumph while Alex Corretja tries to avoid recent mediocrity Monday in the first round of the $1 million Swiss Indoors tenn

Ferreira opens title defense

STUTTGART, Germany, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- South Africa's Wayne Ferreira opened defense of his Stuttgart title on Monday with a three-set victory over Dominik Hrbaty of Slovakia in the first round of thi

Federer survives, Moya loses

VIENNA, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Fourth-seeded Roger Federer saved three match points Tuesday before overcoming Massu, 4-6, 7-6 (10-8), 6-4 at the CA Tennis Trophy.
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NYP98091004 -10 SEPTEMBER 1998- FLUSHING MEADOWS, NEW YORK, USA: Carlos Moya returns serve to Magnus Larsson during their quarter final match, September 10th, at the 1998 U.S. Open in Flushing Meadows,New York. Moya won 6-4,6-3,6-3. UPI ep/RW/Ralph Ginzburg
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Carlos Moya Llompart (Catalan: Carles Moyà, Spanish: Carlos Moyá; born 27 August 1976) is a former World No. 1 tennis player from Spain. He was the French Open singles champion in 1998 and was the singles runner-up at the 1997 Australian Open. In 2004, he helped his country win the Davis Cup. He currently resides in Switzerland. Although he plays with his right hand, he is naturally left-handed - the opposite of fellow Majorcan Rafael Nadal.

He is one of four currently active players to have won over 500 matches at ATP level. Roger Federer is top with 664, while Lleyton Hewitt and Andy Roddick, have 514 and 505 respective wins prior to the 2009 U.S. Open. This ranks Moya second out of all currently active players at 573 wins. A running total can be found here.

Moyá was born in Palma, Spain. He began playing tennis at six years old with his parents. Carlos turned professional in 1995 and won his first tour title later that year in Buenos Aires. He previously dated Italian Flavia Pennetta. The two split in 2007. He is dating Spanish actress Carolina Cerezuela and the couple are expecting their first child together.

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