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No. 3 Pablo Cuevas beaten in first round of Rio Open
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Third-seeded Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay was knocked out in the first round of the Rio Open by Arthur de Greef of Belgium 6-3, 3-6, 7-5....

Defending champ Querrey wins opening match at Delray Beach
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Defending champion Sam Querrey of the United States began his Delray Beach Open title defense Monday with a victory over Dudi Sela of Israel....

Simon beats Khachanov to reach 2nd round at Open 13
MARSEILLE, France (AP) -- Two-time champion Gilles Simon of France rallied to beat Karen Khachanov of Russia 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 in the first round of the Open 13 on Monday....

It's Carnival in Rio and Nishikori might take a look
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Kei Nishikori and the Rio Open will be upstaged this week. He's the top-seeded player, but not the best show in town....

Wozniacki wins Dubai opener after Doha final
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- In an all-American matchup, Alison Riske upset 11th-seeded Coco Vandeweghe 6-4, 6-4 to move into the second round at the Dubai Championships on Monday....

France to host Britain on indoor clay in Davis Cup quarters
PARIS (AP) -- The Davis Cup quarterfinal between France and Britain will be staged on indoor clay in the Normandy city of Rouen....

Roger Federer says Laver Cup will be a tough competition
PRAGUE (AP) -- The new Laver Cup team tennis tournament is supposed to be a "tough" contest, not an exhibition, according to Roger Federer....

Bellis beats Putintseva in Dubai in 1st match of season
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- American teenager Cici Bellis advanced to the second round at the Dubai Tennis Championships by beating 17th-seeded Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan 6-1, 7-5 Monday in her first official match of the season....