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Mathieu wins record-long 5th set in Paris

Mathieu wins record-long 5th set in Paris

PARIS, May 31 (UPI) -- Paul-Henri Mathieu edged 10th-seeded John Isner in a record-setting, five-set match Thursday in second-round play of the French Open.
Isner among early winners in Rome

Isner among early winners in Rome

ROME, May 14 (UPI) -- No. 9-seeded John Isner rallied for a three-set victory Monday in first-round play at the Italian Open.

Haas tops Tsonga in Munich

MUNICH, Germany, May 2 (UPI) -- German player Tommy Haas stunned top-seeded Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in a second-round match Wednesday at the BMW Open tennis tournament in Germany.
Tomic, Giraldo post early wins in Munich

Tomic, Giraldo post early wins in Munich

MUNICH, Germany, April 30 (UPI) -- Fifth-seeded Bernard Tomic and Santiago Giraldo picked up early wins Monday at the BMW Open tennis tournament in Germany.
Murray eases into Barcelona quarterfinals

Murray eases into Barcelona quarterfinals

BARCELONA, Spain, April 26 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Andy Murray dropped just three games Thursday in collecting a third-round win at the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell tennis tournament in Spain.
Nadal, Ferrer post solid wins in Barcelona

Nadal, Ferrer post solid wins in Barcelona

BARCELONA, Spain, April 25 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer, who met in the 2011 tournament final, each won in straight sets Wednesday at the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell tennis event.
Raonic among early winners in Barcelona

Raonic among early winners in Barcelona

BARCELONA, Spain, April 23 (UPI) -- Milos Raonic claimed a tight straight-set win Monday in the first day of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell tennis tournament in Spain.

Isner, Nadal advance in Miami

MIAMI, March 24 (UPI) -- John Isner, fresh off his shocking win last week over world No. 1 Novak Djokovic, needed three sets Friday to reach the third round of the Sony Ericsson Open.

Ferrer, Verdasco reach finals in Acapulco

ACAPULCO, Mexico, March 3 (UPI) -- David Ferrer moved closer to his second tournament title in as many weeks Friday by reaching the finals of the Mexican Open.

Ferrer, Almagro advance in Acapulco

ACAPULCO, Mexico, March 1 (UPI) -- Nicolas Almagro won for the 10th time in 11 matches Wednesday while reaching the quarterfinals of the Abierto Mexicano Telcel.
Ferrero falls to Meyer in Brazil upset

Ferrero falls to Meyer in Brazil upset

SAO PAULO, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Argentine Leonardo Mayer scored an upset over former world No. 1 Juan Carlos Ferrero Wednesday, dispatching him in the first round of the Brazil Open.

Former Chile finalist Giraldo exits early

VINA DEL MAR, Chile, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Sixth-seeded Santiago Giraldo, who made the final of last year's event, was among the upset victims on Monday's Day 1 of the VTR Open in Chile.
Djokovic, Murray advance in straight sets

Djokovic, Murray advance in straight sets

MELBOURNE, Jan. 19 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray, last year's tournament finalists, advanced to the third round of the Australian Open with straight-set wins Thursday.
Djokovic wins first-rounder in rout

Djokovic wins first-rounder in rout

MELBOURNE, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- World No. 1 Novak Djokovic opened defense of his Australian Open title with a dominant straight-set victory Tuesday.
Ferrer, Almagro post solid wins

Ferrer, Almagro post solid wins

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Jan. 11 (UPI) -- Defending champion David Ferrer was a straight-set winner Wednesday in the second round of the Heineken Open tennis tournament in New Zealand.
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Santiago Giraldo Salazar (born November 27, 1987) is a Colombian male tennis player from Pereira in Colombia. He plays on the ATP tour and represents Colombia in the Davis Cup competition.

Since turning professional in 2006, Santiago Giraldo has competed in lower events at Buenos Aries, Bogotá and Asunción. He reached the final at Bogotá in October 2007 but he lost out in straight sets. Giraldo reached his first Grand Slam main draw at the 2007 French Open, where he lost to Novak Djoković.

Santiago played in his first major non-Grand Slam singles tournament on 12–15 March 2008, the Masters Series Pacific Life Open, where he lost to then World No. 2 Rafael Nadal 6–3, 6–3, in the second round. He beat Werner Eschauer in the first round after coming through two rounds of qualifying. Giraldo then qualified for the 2008 Sony Ericsson Open, where he lost in round 1. He played in the 2008 French Open after the withdrawal of home-favourite Richard Gasquet through injury, but he lost in the first round against Florent Serra of France.

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