Federer, Mauresmo advance at U.S. Open

FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y., Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Two-time defending champion Roger Federer and second-seeded Rafael Nadal were straight-sets winners Wednesday at the U.S. Open in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.

Davydsenko, Baghdatis win in Pilot Pen

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Aug. 22 (UPI) -- Russian Nikolay Davydenko and Australian Open runner-up Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus were among the second-round winners Tuesday at the Pilot Pen Tennis tourney.

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.

Top three seeds win at Casablanca

CASABLANCA, Morocco, April 25 (UPI) -- The top three seeds -- Chilean Nicolas Massu, Peruvian Luis Horna and Belgian Christophe Rochus -- were opening-round winners at the Grand Prix Hassan II.

Clement and Melzer advance in Casablanca

CASABLANCA, Morocco, April 24 (UPI) -- Fifth-seeded Frenchman Arnaud Clement and sixth-seeded Austrian Jurgen Melzer were among Day-1 winners Monday in the Grand Prix Hassan II in Morocco.
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Michael Berrer
Andy Murray of Great Britain hits a serve during his French Open mens third round match against German Michael Berrer at Roland Garros in Paris on May 28, 2011. Murray defeated Berrer 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 to advance to the fourth round. UPI/David Silpa

Michael Berrer (born July 1, 1980 in Stuttgart) is a German professional tennis player.

He reached the quarterfinal at the Aircel Chennai Open in January, losing to Stanislas Wawrinka in the quarterfinals. At the 2010 Australian Open he was defeated by Denis Istomin in the second round after beating Kristof Vliegen in straight sets. In the second week of the Australian Open he played at Heilbronn Challenger. He won the tournament after defeating Andrey Golubev in two sets. The following week he reached his first ATP World Tour final at the PBZ Zagreb Indoors which he lost to Marin Čilić 4–6, 7–65, 3–6.

At the Dubai Tennis Championships in February he defeated Sergiy Stakhovsky and Nikolay Davydenko to reach the third round where he lost to Marcos Baghdatis 6–75, 1–6. He lost the opener at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells to Mardy Fish in three sets. He won the first round of the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami before falling to Feliciano López in the second round. At his first clay court tournament of the year in Monte-Carlo he beat Evgeny Korolev and Juan Mónaco en route to a third round showdown against Rafael Nadal which he lost 0–6, 1–6. After this he lost his next three opening matches.

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