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Berdych gains another ATP semifinal spot in Dubai

Berdych gains another ATP semifinal spot in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Tomas Berdych extended his winning streak to 10 matches with a straight-set decision in quarterfinal play of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Djokovic, Federer post second-round wins in Dubai

Djokovic, Federer post second-round wins in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic cruised to a win but Roger Federer had to overcome a series of breaks Wednesday at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Djokovic wins, del Potro retires at Dubai Duty Free tournament

Djokovic wins, del Potro retires at Dubai Duty Free tournament

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Defending champion Novak Djokovic posted a solid straight-set victory Tuesday in a first-round match of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.

Sijsling wins first-round match in home country

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Local favorite Igor Sijsling dropped just four games Tuesday in claiming a first-round upset win at the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in the Netherlands.

Phau ousts Youzhny in Zagreb Indoors

ZAGREB, Croatia, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Bjorn Phau controlled the third set Thursday in ousting No. 2-seeded Mikhail Youzhny in a second-round match at the PBZ Zagreb Indoors tennis tournament.
Djokovic extends Australian Open win streak to 23 matches

Djokovic extends Australian Open win streak to 23 matches

MELBOURNE, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic ran his Australia Open winning streak to 23 matches Wednesday with a straight-set, second-round victory over Leonardo Mayer.
Djokovic a straight-set winner in Australian Open

Djokovic a straight-set winner in Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic started his attempt at an Open Era-record fourth consecutive Australian Open title with a straight-set win Monday.
Wawrinka has easy win at Chennai Open

Wawrinka has easy win at Chennai Open

CHENNAI, India, Jan. 1 (UPI) -- Stanislas Wawrinka was on the court less than an hour Wednesday in posting a win in second-round play of the ATP's Aircel Chennai Open in India.

Novak Djokovic tops David Ferrer for Paris Masters title

PARIS, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic defeated defending champion David Ferrer Sunday to claim the Paris Masters title and keep alive his hopes for year-end No. 1 ranking.
Tsonga beaten in Paris, will miss out on London

Tsonga beaten in Paris, will miss out on London

PARIS, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Jo-Wilfried Tsonga saw his hopes of qualifying for the ATP Tour Finals end Tuesday with an upset loss at the Paris Masters.
Federer within one match win of Tour Finals

Federer within one match win of Tour Finals

LONDON, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Roger Federer moves within one match victory of qualifying for the ATP's World Tour Finals.

Mikhail Youzhny upends David Ferrer for Valencia Open crown

VALENCIA, Spain, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Russia's Mikhail Youzhny dispatched defending champion and top seed David Ferrer in straight sets Sunday, claiming the Valencia Open.
David Ferrer beats Almagro again in Valencia semifinals

David Ferrer beats Almagro again in Valencia semifinals

VALENCIA, Spain, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Spain's David Ferrer topped countryman Nicolas Almagro in two sets Saturday to claim a berth in the finals of the Valencia Open.
Almagro to battle Ferrer in Valencia Open semifinal

Almagro to battle Ferrer in Valencia Open semifinal

VALENCIA, Spain, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Nicolas Almagro won a quarterfinal match Friday at the Valencia Open in Spain that gives him a chance to end a career-long losing streak against David Ferrer.
Ferrer through to ATP's Valencia Open quarterfinals

Ferrer through to ATP's Valencia Open quarterfinals

VALENCIA, Spain, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- World No. 3 David Ferrer raced through a 6-2, 6-1 win over Julien Benneteau in second-round play at the ATP's Valencia Open in Spain.
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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)
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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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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Mikhail Youzhny."
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