Isner advances at Pilot Pen

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Aug. 18 (UPI) -- American John Isner advanced to the second round off the Pilot Pen tennis tournament Monday, knocking out Russian Igor Kunitsyn 6-4, 6-4.

Nadal streak reaches 32 straight wins

MASON, Ohio, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal moved closer to claiming the world No. 1 ranking Friday by downing Nicolas Lapentti in the quarterfinals of the Western & Southern Masters.

Nadal wins 31 straight, nears top ranking

MASON, Ohio, July 31 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal won his 31st straight match Thursday and moved closer to the world No. 1 ranking thanks to another setback suffered by Roger Federer.
Djokovic survives tough French opener

Djokovic survives tough French opener

PARIS, May 25 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Serbian star Novak Djokovic dropped the first set but fought back to win his first-round match Sunday in the French Open.

Nadal reaches Barcelona quarterfinals

BARCELONA, Spain, May 1 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer reached the quarterfinals Thursday at the Open Sabadell Atlantico in Barcelona, Spain.

Nelbandian wins, Murray ousted in Spain

BARCELONA, Spain, April 29 (UPI) -- Argentine David Nalbandian was a second-round winner, but seventh-seeded Englishman Andy Murray was ousted Tuesday at the Open Sabadell Atlantico in Spain.
Canas advances on Barcelona's clay court

Canas advances on Barcelona's clay court

BARCELONA, Spain, April 28 (UPI) -- Guillermo Canas, the 2007 tournament runner-up, collected an easy first-round victory Monday at the $1.29 million Open Sabadell Atlantico tournament in Spain.
Ferrero takes Monte Carlo first-rounder

Ferrero takes Monte Carlo first-rounder

MONTE CARLO, Monaco, April 21 (UPI) -- Juan Carlos Ferrero, a two-time winner in Monaco, rallied Monday for a first-round victory at the $3.57 million Masters Series Monte Carlo.

Robredo reaches Valencia quarterfinals

VALENCIA, Spain, April 16 (UPI) -- Juan Monaco and Tommy Robredo, seeded second and third, were among the winners Wednesday at the Valencia Open in Spain.

Moya, Almagro reach Brasil Open final

COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- No. 1 seed Carlos Moya of Spain and countryman Nicolas Almagro were Saturday's semifinal winners at the Brasil Open in Costa do Sauipe, Brazil.

Moya rallies to reach Brazilian semis

COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Carlos Moya rallied in the third set Friday to eliminate fellow-Spaniard Oscar Hernandez and reach the semifinals of the Brasil Open.

Quarterfinals set in Brazilian tennis

COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Nicolas Almagro and Filippo Volandri posted easy wins Thursday to move into the quarterfinals of the Brasil Open.

Acasuso starts with a win

VINA DEL MAR, Chile, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Jose Acasuso scored an opening-round win Monday in the Movistar Open in Chile, knocking off Aussie Peter Luczak.

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.

Davydenko moves to Kremlin Cup quarters

MOSCOW, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- Defending champion Nikolay Davydenko earned a quarterfinals spot with a straight-set victory Thursday in the $1 million Kremlin Cup tennis tournament in Moscow.
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Nicolas Lapentti
MIA2000033007 -30 MARCH 2000-MIAMI, Fl, USA: Nicolas Lapentti (ECU) in action against Pete Sampras (USA) March 30. Sampras beat Lapentti in straight sets. to move on to the semi finals at the Ericsson Open in Key Biscayne, Fl. UPI sk/Susan Knowles

Infobox last updated on: May 25, 2009.

Nicolás Alexander Lapentti Gómez (born August 13, 1976 in Guayaquil) is a professional tennis player from Ecuador who is currently ranked 73rd. He is Andrés Gómez's nephew.

Lapentti began playing tennis at the age of six.

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