Bellucci to play Beck in Swiss Open final

Aug. 1, 2009 at 7:14 PM
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GSTAAD, Switzerland, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- Unseeded Thomaz Bellucci of Brazil and Andreas Beck of Germany will meet Sunday in the final of the Swiss Open.

Both won semifinal matches Saturday.

Bellucci, who got into the main draw as a qualifier, beat third-seeded Russian Igor Andreev, 6-4, 7-5. A victory Sunday would give the 21-year-old Brazilian his first career title.

Beck, 23, who had never before reached a semifinal, defeated Brazil's Marcos Daniel, 7-6, (7-3), 6-3.

In the only previous meeting between Bellucci and Beck, in Tunisia, Bellucci won in three sets.

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