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Federer, Nadal advance, Robredo upset

WIMBLEDON, England, June 28 (UPI) -- Eleventh-seeded Tommy Robredo was a straight-set upset victim Thursday, becoming the only top 16 seed not to advance to Wimbledon's third round.

Roddick into Wimbledon's third round

WIMBLEDON, England, June 27 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Andy Roddick was a straight-set winner Wednesday in second-round play at Wimbledon, the England stop in tennis' Grand Slam.

Rain disrupts tennis in Nottingham

NOTTINGHAM, England, June 21 (UPI) -- Ivo Karlovic won the only quarterfinal match completed Thursday as rain disrupted play at the Nottingham Open in Nottingham, England.

Nadal takes second-round win at Artois

LONDON, June 13 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Rafael Nadal, in his first grass-court action of the year, posted a straight-set victory Wednesday at the $900,000 Artois Championships in London.

No. 3 seed Roddick loses first-round match

PARIS, May 29 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Andy Roddick dropped a four-set decision Tuesday and was bounced from the French Open in the first round for the fourth time in six years.

Federer draws Russell in French Open

PARIS, May 25 (UPI) -- World No. 1 Roger Federer drew No. 71 Michael Russell for his first match in the French Open, which is the only tennis Grand Slam event that has eluded Federer.

Robredo advances at Estoril

ESTORIL, Portugal, May 3 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Tommy Robredo of Spain Thursday was among the second-round winners at the men's Estoril Open Tennis Tournament in Portugal.

Djokovic gets into Estoril second round

ESTORIL, Portugal, April 30 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Novak Djokovic barely hung on Monday for a first-round victory at the $625,000 clay-court Estoril Open tennis tournament in Portugal.

Sweden up 2-0 over Argentina in Davis Cup

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 6 (UPI) -- Robin Soderling had 20 service aces Friday powering Sweden to a 2-0 lead over Argentina in the Davis Cup quarterfinals.

Roddick reaches third round

MIAMI, March 23 (UPI) -- Former champion Andy Roddick recorded a 6-3, 6-2 win over Martin Vassallo Arguello Friday to reach the third round of the Sony Ericsson Open.

Ginepri leads winners at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 11 (UPI) -- American Robby Ginepri was a first-round winner Saturday at the Pacific Life Open Tennis Tournament at Indian Wells, Calif.

Rule confusion ousts Blake from tournament

LAS VEGAS, March 2 (UPI) -- Defending Las Vegas Tennis Channel Open champion James Blake has been ruled out because of an incorrect interpretation of ATP rules, the ATP said Friday. As a result, Evgeny Korolev will move out of group play and into Friday's quarterfinals and Blake is

Haas, Fish win in first round at Memphis

MEMPHIS, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Second-seeded German Tommy Haas and fourth-seeded American Mardy Fish swept through their opening matches Tuesday at the Regions Morgan Keegan Championships.

Blake impressive at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Rafael Nadal and fifth-seeded James Blake both advanced Thursday into the third round of the Australian Open in Melbourne. Nadal needed four sets to get by Philipp Kohlschreiber 7-5, 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 and will meet No. 31-seeded Stanislas Wawrin

Djokovic, Guccione set for Adelaide final

ADELAIDE, Australia, Jan. 6 (UPI) -- Top-seed Serbian Novak Djokovic and Australian Chris Guccione won their semifinal matches Saturday at the season-opening Adelaide International.
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Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina kisses the champions trophy after defeating Roger Federer of Switzerland in 5 sets in the mens final in Arthur Ashe Stadium at the US Open Tennis Championships at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on September 14, 2009. defeated Federer 3-6, 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-2. UPI/John Angelillo
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Juan Cristóbal Martín (born c1945, Málaga) is a Spanish flamenco guitarist and an author of flamenco guitar method books.

Martín started learning the guitar at the age of six. In his early twenties he moved to Madrid to study under Nino Ricardo and Paco de Lucía. He played in clubs in Málaga, Seville and Granada. He soon moved to London, where he has developed most of his career. One of his first recordings was Picasso Portraits (1981) based on the music he played at Picasso's 90th birthday celebrations. Each section is a depiction of a painting by Pablo Picasso. Although it was not released until the 1990s, he recorded a track with Rory Gallagher in 1984 (on the album, Wheels Within Wheels). Also in 1984 his track "Love Theme from The Thorn Birds" reached number 10 in the UK Singles Chart. He recorded with Herbie Hancock in 1987 and has played on stage with Miles Davis.

Juan Martín is the author of two flamenco guitar methods, 'El Arte Flamenco De La Guitarra' originally issued with cassette tapes and later with vinyl sound sheets, and 'Solos Flamencos' issued with CDs and DVDs. Both methods, printed in English and Spanish, are very successful in the English-speaking world.

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