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Defending champ Youzhny upset in Rotterdam

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Defending champion Mikhail Youzhny lost to Janko Tipsarevic Monday in the first round of the $1.2 million ABN AMRO World Tennis event in the Netherlands.

Germans reach Davis Cup quarterfinals

BRAUNSCHWEIG, Germany, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- German Philipp Kohlschreiber lifted his team to the Davis Cup quarterfinals Sunday, beating South Korea's Hyung-Taik Lee in four sets at Braunschweig, Germany.

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.

Robredo wins in three sets in Metz

METZ, France, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Spaniard Tommy Robredo needed three sets Monday to defeat German Florian Mayer at the $500,000 Open de Moselle.

Berdych, Baghdatis advance to Halle final

HALLE, Germany, June 16 (UPI) -- Fourth-seeded Czech Tomas Berdych and eighth-seeded Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis were semifinal winners Saturday at the $900,000 Gerry Weber Open in Germany.

Berdych wins again at the BMW Open

MUNICH, Germany, May 4 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic Friday beat Nicolas Devilder 6-4, 6-0, in the quarterfinals of the BMW Open Tennis Tournament in Munich.

Robredo cruises in New Zealand first round

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Tommy Robredo dropped just three games in grabbing a first-round victory in the Heineken Open tennis tournament in New Zealand.

Safin into Kremlin Cup quarters

MOSCOW, Oct. 12 (UPI) -- Local favorite Marat Safin rallied for a three-set victory Thursday in the second round of the $1 million Kremlin Cup tennis tournament in Moscow.

Gicquel defeats top-seed Ferrer in France

METZ, France, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Frenchman Marc Gicquel upset top-seeded Spaniard David Ferrer in Monday's opening-round action at the Open de Moselle in France.

Rain plagues Palermo International

PALERMO, Italy, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Frenchman Gilles Simon and fourth-seeded Spaniard Nicolas Almagro won Tuesday at the rainy Campionati Internazionali di Sicilia tennis tournament.

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.

Lopez, Gasquet in finals of Swiss Open

GSTAAD, Switzerland, July 15 (UPI) -- Sixth seed Spaniard Feliciano Lopez and seventh seed Frenchman Richard Gasquet advanced Saturday to the finals of the Swiss Open at Gstaad.

Top seeds out at Swiss Open

GSTAAD, Switzerland, July 14 (UPI) -- Top-seed Ivan Ljubicic of Croatia and second-seeded Gaston Gaudio of Argentina were eliminated Friday in the quarterfinals at the Swiss Open in Gstaad.

Rain shortens competition at Swiss Open

GSTAAD, Switzerland, July 12 (UPI) -- Fernando Verdasco of Spain downed Italy's Daniele Bracciali, 6-3, 6-1, Wednesday in the second round of the rainy Swiss Open in Gstaad, Switzerland.

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.
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Philipp Kohlschreiber
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Infobox last updated on: 19 February 2009.

Philipp Kohlschreiber (born 16 October 1983 in Augsburg) is a tennis player from Germany, who turned professional in 2001. The right-hander has won four doubles and two single titles. He reached his highest singles ATP-ranking on 14 April 2008, when he achieved a ranking of World No. 24. He is sponsored by adidas and Wilson.

In 2007, Kohlschreiber achieved his greatest result at an ATP Masters Series event during the Monte Carlo Masters, when he reached the quarterfinals after going through qualifying, defeating World No. 12 David Nalbandian in the second round. He won his first career title in Munich defeating Mikhail Youzhny, thereby becoming the first German player to win the event since Michael Stich in 1994.

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