Friday, January 17, 2003

Australian Open results



Friday's Results
At Melbourne Park
Melbourne, Australia
Purse: $10.54 million
Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Men Singles - Third Round
Sebastien Grosjean (12), France, def. Nicolas Lapentti (24), Ecuador, 6-1, 6-3, 6-3.
Mario Ancic, Croatia, def. Peter Luczak, Australia, 2-6, 7-6 (2), 6-4, 6-2.
Guillermo Coria, Argentina, def. Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, 7-5, 6-2, 6-2.
Andre Agassi (2), United States, def. Nicolas Escude (29), France, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4.
Felix Mantilla, Spain, def. Albert Costa (5), Spain, 3-6, 6-3, 4-6, 6-1, 6-3.
Wayne Ferreira, South Africa, def. Mardy Fish, United States, 2-6, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-0.

Men Doubles - First Round
Juan Ignacio Chela and Luis Lobo, Argentina, def. Wayne Arthurs and Todd Larkham, Australia, 7-6 (6), 7-6 (5).
Second Round
Gaston Etlis and Martin Rodriguez (16), Argentina, def. Max Mirnyi and Vladimir Voltchkov, Belarus, 6-4, 6-3.
Albert Portas and Tommy Robredo, Spain, def. David Adams and Robbie Koenig (10), South Africa, 7-5, 6-7 (5), 6-2.
Jeff Coetzee and Chris Haggard (12), South Africa, def. Nathan Healey and Jordan Kerr, Australia, 5-7, 6-3, 7-6 (3).
Yves Allegro and Roger Federer, Switzerland, def. Anthony Dupuis, France, and Fernando Meligeni, Brazil, 6-3, 6-4.
Ota Fukarek and Petr Luxa, Czech Republic, def. Tomas Cibulec and David Skoch, Czech Republic, 6-2, 6-3.
Martin Damm and Cyril Suk (5), Czech Republic, def. Sjeng Schalken and John Van Lottum, Netherlands, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2.
Leander Paes, India, and David Rikl (9), Czech Republic, def. Hicham Arazi and Younes El Aynaoui, Morocco, 7-6 (4), 6-1.
Mark Knowles, Bahamas, and Daniel Nestor (1), Canada, def. Ryan Henry and Todd Reid, Australia, 6-3, 6-3.

Women Singles - Third Round
Lindsay Davenport (9), United States, def. Tatiana Panova (24), Russia, 6-2, 6-1.
Nicole Pratt, Australia, def. Paola Suarez (23), Argentina, 7-5, 6-4.
Virginia Ruano Pascual, Spain, def. Marlene Weingartner, Germany, 6-1, 4-6, 6-4.
Venus Williams (2), United States, def. Anca Barna, Germany, 6-1, 6-4.
Justine Henin-Hardenne (5), Belgium, def. Katarina Srebotnik (32), Slovenia, 6-2, 6-0.
Denisa Chladkova, Czech Republic, def. Evie Dominikovic, Australia, 6-3, 6-2.
Patty Schnyder (12), Switzerland, def. Nadia Petrova, Russia, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3.

Women Doubles - First Round
Silvia Farina Elia and Tathiana Garbin (15), Italy, def. Amanda Augustus, United States, and Natalie Grandin, South Africa, 6-3, 6-2.
Zsofia Gubacsi, Hungary, and Conchita Martinez Granados, Spain, def. Teryn Ashley and Abigail Spears, United States, 6-2, 4-6, 7-5.
Second Round
Nathalie Dechy and Emilie Loit, France, def. Janet Lee, Taiwan, and Wynne Prakusya (11), Indonesia, 6-3, 2-6, 6-4.
Emmanuelle Gagliardi, Switzerland, and Petra Mandula, Hungary, def. Elena Dementieva, Russia, and Janette Husarova (3), Slovakia, 6-2, 3-6, 6-0.
Anna Kournikova, Russia, and Chanda Rubin (9), United States, def. Shinobu Asagoe and Nana Miyagi, Japan, 6-1, 6-0.
Kim Clijsters, Belgium, and Ai Sugiyama (7), Japan, def. Amanda Coetzer and Jessica Steck, South Africa, 6-2, 6-4.


Mixed Doubles - First Round
Mahesh Bhupathi, India, and Iroda Tulyaganova, Uzbekistan, def. Brian MacPhie, United States, and Rika Rujiwara (8), Japan, 6-2, 6-2.
Todd Woodbridge, Australia, and Eleni Daniilidou, Greece, def. Michael Hill, Australia, and Caroline Vis, Netherlands, 6-4, 7-6 (5).




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