Gaudio upset at Mercedes Cup

STUTTGART, Germany, July 19 (UPI) -- Unseeded Mariano Zabaleta upset second-seeded Gaston Gaudio of Argentina, 6-4, 6-0, in the second round of the Mercedes Cup tennis tournament in Germany.

Berdych wins, three other seeds lose

STUTTGART, Germany, July 18 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Czech Tomas Berdych defeated American Hugo Armando on Tuesday, 7-5, 6-3, at the Mercedes Cup in Germany.

Srichaphan, Schuettler lose in BMW openers

MUNICH, Germany, May 1 (UPI) -- Sixth-seeded Thai Paradorn Srichaphan and local favorite Rainer Schuettler were both first-round losers Monday at the BMW Open in Munich, Germany.

Former champ Chela upset at Acapulco

ACAPULCO, Mexico, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Former champion Juan Ignacio Chela was upset Monday in the opening round of the Abierto Mexicano Telcel.

Davydenko, Nadal,Volandri, Ferrer win

PALERMO, Italy, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Nikolay Davydenko, Rafael Nadal, Filippo Volandri and David Ferrer, all seeded in the top 10, won opening matches in the Palermo International Tuesday.

Top seed pulls out of rain-delayed Prokom

SOPOT, Poland, Aug. 13 (UPI) -- Top-seeded French Open champion Anastasia Myskina of Russia pulled out of the rain-delayed Idea Prokom Tennis Open at Sopot, Poland Friday.

Four seeded players lose in Sopot

SOPOT, Poland, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Russians Nikolay Davydenko and Igor Andreev were among Monday's four seeded opening-round losers at the Idea Prokom Open.

Squillari joins Monday winners in Kitzbuhe

KITZBUHEL, Austria, July 19 (UPI) -- Franco Squillari of Argentina was the best known of the first-round winners Monday at the Generali Open Kitzbuhel.
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Juan Monaco
James Blake (USA), who is seeded fifth, returns theball to Juan Monaco of Argentina at the US Open held at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 30, 2006 in New York. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)...

Juan Mónaco (born March 29, 1984 in Tandil), nicknamed "Pico", is a male tennis player from Argentina. He dated Argentinian model and actress Luisana Lopilato until May 2009. He is sponsored by adidas and Yonex.

Started playing at age six. His father, Héctor, is a businessman and mother, Cristina, is an architect. He has two siblings. He enjoys spending time at home in Tandil with family and friends. Favorite sports to follow are soccer and basketball. His favorite teams are Estudiantes de La Plata and the San Antonio Spurs. His favorite surface is clay. He grew up idolizing Andre Agassi and countryman Mariano Zabaleta. He also enjoys going to the cinema. His favorite movies are "Gladiator" and "Lord of the Rings" series. He is coached by former ATP pro Luis Lobo of Argentina. Juan Mónaco clothing and equipment are sponsored by adidas and Yonex.

In 2002 Monaco made his pro circuit debut. On February 12 he won his first Tournament in Jamaica F20, Montego Bay by defeating Francisco Rodriguez of Paraguay. He ended the year ranked no. 470 in the singles.

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