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Top-seeded Isner powers to quarters at Newport

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Top-seeded John Isner rode his big serve to a 6-3, 6-3 victory over fellow American Austin Krajicek on Wednesday, advancing to the quarterfinals at the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships for the fourth straight year.

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Karlovic beats American Ginepri at Newport

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Second-seeded Ivo Karlovic of Croatia used his overpowering serve to beat American Robby Ginepri 7-6 (2), 6-2 Monday in the opening round of the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships.

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Tennis Hall of Fame Championships begin in Newport

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — The 144th-ranked Australian who surprised Wimbledon by beating No. 1 Rafael Nadal is among the players expected on the grass courts at the International Tennis Hall of Fame Championship in Newport.

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Teen who beat Nadal at Wimbledon out next week

Nick Kyrgios of Australia returns during the men's singles quarterfinal match against Milos Raonic of Canada at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Wednesday, July 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

LONDON (AP) — The Australian teenager who beat Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Nick Kyrgios, says he is pulling out of next week’s grass-court Hall of Fame Championships at Newport, Rhode Island.

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