Players named for U.S. Davis Cup team

FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y., Sept. 5 (UPI) -- Andy Roddick, James Blake and twins Mike and Bob Bryan will play for the United States in its Davis Cup semifinal with Russia later this month.

Nadal, Roddick in U.S. Open quarterfinals

FLUSHING MEADOW, N.Y., Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Reigning two-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal and former U.S. Open champ Andy Roddick were fourth-round winners Monday at the 2006 U.S. Open.

Federer, Nadal advance at U.S. Open

FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y., Sept. 3 (UPI) -- Top seed Roger Federer and second-seeded Rafael Nadal won their matches Sunday at the U.S. Open in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.

Roddick easy winner in U.S. Open opener

NEW YORK, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- American Andy Roddick posted a 6-2, 6-1, 6-3 victory Monday over Frenchman Florent Serra in the first round of the U.S. Open tennis championships.

Calleri, Chela win Generali Open semifinal

KITZBUHEL, Austria, July 29 (UPI) -- Argentines Agustin Calleri and Juan Ignacio Chela battled through rain and three-set matches Saturday to reach the finals of the Generali Open in Austria.

Gaudio dethroned at Kitzbuhel

KITZBUHEL, Austria, July 28 (UPI) -- Defending champion Gaston Gaudio was trounced by countryman Agustin Calleri, 7-5, 6-0, in Friday's quarterfinals at the Generali Open in Kitzbuhel, Austria.

Gaudio makes the quarters at Kitzbuhel

KITZBUHEL, Austria, July 27 (UPI) -- Gaston Gaudio of Argentina and Spain's Fernando Verdasco were among Thursday's winners in the third round of the Generali Open in Kitzbuhel, Austria.

Youzhny, Pavel in Generali third round

KITZBUHEL, Austria, July 25 (UPI) -- Russian Mikhail Youzhny and Romanian Andrei Pavel posted second-round wins Tuesday at the Generali Open in Austria.

Coria, Ancic, Haas lose in Munich

MUNICH, Germany, May 2 (UPI) -- Top seeds Argentine Guillermo Coria and Croat Mario Ancic were first-round upset victims Tuesday at the BMW Open in Germany.

Nadal, Ljubicic win Monte-Carlo openers

MONTE CARLO, Monaco, April 18 (UPI) -- Two of the top four seeds, Spaniard Rafael Nadal and Croat Ivan Ljubicic, were among Tuesday's first-round winners at the $2.55 million Monte-Carlo Masters.

Russia completes Davis Cup win over France

PAU, France, April 9 (UPI) -- Russia ended its Davis Cup quarterfinal against France by taking a 4-1 victory Sunday.

France still kicking in Davis Cup

PAU, France, April 8 (UPI) -- The duo of Arnaud Clement and Michael Llodra kept France alive in its Davis Cup quarterfinal tie against Russia Saturday.

Russia leads France in Davis Cup

PAU, France, April 7 (UPI) -- Russia has a 2-0 lead in its Davis Cup tie against France after singles wins Friday by Marat Safin and Nikolay Davydenko in Pau, France.

Nadal, Federer win again at Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, March 3 (UPI) -- Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal won their semifinal matches Friday at the Dubai Tennis Championships.

Federer, Nadal win at Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, March 2 (UPI) -- Three-time defending champion Roger Federer qualified for the semifinals of the Dubai Tennis Championships Thursday.
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Mikhail Youzhny
American Andre Agassi plays a forehand in his match against Russian Mikhail Youzhny at the 2006 Boodles Challenge tournament in Stoke Park on Thursday, June 22, 2006. Youzhny won the match 6-3 7-6.(UPI Photo/Hugo Philpott)

Mikhail Mikhailovich Youzhny (Михаил Михайлович Южный  ( listen); born 25 June 1982, in Moscow, USSR (now Russia), is a professional Russian tennis player, noted for his consistency and all-court play style. He has been coached by Boris Sobkin for 17 years.

The highest singles world ranking of his career was number eight, achieved 28 January 2008 and again on 18 October 2010.

Mikhail began playing tennis at six with his older brother, Andrei, a pro futures player in 1998–2000. At 13, he was a ballboy for the Russia – U.S. Davis Cup matches.

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