Berlocq wins, Nadal returns at VTR Open

VINA DEL MAR, Chile, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- No. 8 seed Carlos Berlocq posted a first-round win and former world No. 1 Rafael Nadal saw his first action in seven months Tuesday at the VTR Open in Chile.
Berdych-Dlouhy team puts Czechs ahead

Berdych-Dlouhy team puts Czechs ahead

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic, March 5 (UPI) -- The Czech Republic grabbed a 2-1 edge over Kazakhstan in Davis Cup play Saturday thanks to a doubles win by Tomas Berdych and Lukas Dlouhy.

Czechs are Davis Cup victors in Belgium

BREE, Belgium, March 7 (UPI) -- Lukas Dlouhy won in three sets Sunday, giving the Czech Republic a 4-1 series win over Belgium in a first-round pairing in the Davis Cup.

Dlouhy & Paes win open doubles title

NEW YORK, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Lukas Dlouhy and Leander Paes rallied from a first-set loss Sunday to win the U.S. Open men's doubles championship.

Czechs lead France 2-1 at Davis Cup

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic, March 7 (UPI) -- A doubles victory by Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek Saturday gave the Czechs a 2-1 Davis Cup lead over France in Ostrava, Czech Republic.

Tsonga sneaks through in Bangkok

BANGKOK, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Jo-Wilfried Tsonga needed a pair of tie-break wins Wednesday to get out of the second round of the $576,000 Thailand Open in Bangkok.

Bryans win men's U.S. Open doubles

FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y., Sept. 5 (UPI) -- Mike and Bob Bryan topped Lukas Dlouhy and Leander Paes in straight sets Friday to capture the men's doubles title at the U.S. Open in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.

Bryans near U.S. Open doubles crown

FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y., Sept. 3 (UPI) -- American twins Bob and Mike Bryan advanced the U.S. Open doubles final Wednesday with a straight sets victory against Tommy Robredo and Sergio Roitman.

Djokovic, Roddick move into third round

TORONTO, July 22 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic and Andy Roddick had second-round victories Tuesday at the $2.6 million Rogers Masters in Toronto.

Russia wraps up Davis Cup win over Czechs

MOSCOW, April 13 (UPI) -- Russia clinched a 3-1 victory against the Czech Republic Sunday when Thomas Berdych retired in his match against Nikolay Davydenko.

Russia, Czechs tied 1-1 at Davis Cup

MOSCOW, April 11 (UPI) -- Marat Safin and Radek Stepanek were winners Friday, with Russia and the Czech Republic tied at 1-1 at their Davis Cup quarterfinal in Moscow.
Davydenko to miss Davis Cup match Friday

Davydenko to miss Davis Cup match Friday

MOSCOW, April 10 (UPI) -- Nikolay Davydenko will not play singles on Friday when Russia faces the Czech Republic in Moscow in the 2008 Davis Cup quarterfinals.
Murray already out at Australian Open

Murray already out at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Ninth-seeded Andy Murray, very strong in one set, was upset in four sets Monday in first-round play of the Australian Open.

Davydenko loses at St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Nikolay Davydenko Thursday lost his second-round match to Marin Cilic, 1-6, 7-5, 6-1, at the St. Petersburg Open in St. Petersburg, Russia.

Murray, Youzhny claim first-round wins

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Highly seeded Andy Murray and Mikhail Youzhny each posted solid straight-set wins Tuesday in the first round of the $1 million St. Petersburg Open in Russia.
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Lukas Dlouhy
Partnered with Mahesh Bhupathi of India, Pavel Vizner of the Czech Republic prepares to serve match point against Paul Hanley of Australia and Kevin Ullyett of Zimbabwe on Court Central at the Rogers Cup ATP Masters Series at Uniprix Stadium in Montreal on August 11, 2007. Bhupathi was a last minute replacement for Vizner's usual partner Lukas Dlouhy of the Czech Republic. Bhupathi and Vizner won 6-4, 6-4 to win the Rogers Cup. (UPI Photo/Grace Chiu).

Lukáš Dlouhý (born April 9, 1983 in Písek) is a professional Czech tennis player on the ATP Tour. A doubles specialist, Dlouhý reached a career-high ranking of World Number 5 on June 22, 2009.

Dlouhý has been part of two long-term doubles partnerships, first with countryman and coach Pavel Vízner and actively with Leander Paes, in which he has reached numerous grand slam finals with each. At the 2006 French Open, he reached the third round of the men's singles event and the semifinals of the men's doubles tournament with Vízner. In 2007, Dlouhý and Vízner reached two grand slam finals at the 2007 French Open and 2007 U.S. Open. In 2008, following Vízner's retirement.

The Czech Republic native teamed with Paes to capture two Grand Slam titles and qualify for Barclays ATP World Tour Finals in London where they went 0-3 in round robin play…In 16 tournaments together, they advanced to SF or better five times, highlighted by Grand Slam titles at 2009 French Open (d. Moodie-Norman) and 2009 U.S. Open (tennis) (d. Bhupathi-Knowles), both by identical 36 63 62 scores…It was first two Grand Slam titles for the Czech native and Paes has captured six in his career…They also were finalists in Rotterdam in February (l. to Nestor-Zimonjic) and SF at Australian Open (l. to eventual champs Bryans) and Monte Carlo* (l. to Bryans) in April…After US Open they did not play together again until Paris* (2nd RD) prior to London (Paes took time off to rest)…Finished No. 4 in ATP Team Rankings and No. 6 individually.

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