TENNIS: LOPEZ BEAT BJORN FRATANGELO

Washington, – Seeded players Fernando Verdasco, Feliciano Lopez and Thomaz Bellucci won Wednesday in the US Men’s Clay Court Championships, while American Donald Young was beaten. Fifth-seeded Verdasco of Spain beat Kevin Anderson of South Africa 7-6 (…

Washington, – Seeded players Fernando Verdasco, Feliciano Lopez and Thomaz Bellucci won Wednesday in the US Men’s Clay Court Championships, while American Donald Young was beaten.

Fifth-seeded Verdasco of Spain beat Kevin Anderson of South Africa 7-6 (4), 7-6 (4); No. 6 Lopez of Spain edged Americam Bjorn Fratangelo 7-5, 6-4; and No. 8 Bellucci of Brazil downed American Frances Tiafoe, 7-5, 1-6, 6-2.

Young, seeded seventh, lost to Brazil’s Thiago Monteiro 6-3, 6-4 in the round of 32. (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency