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Garcia-Lopez wins Grand Prix Hassan II title

Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain reacts after he won the men's final of the Hassan II Grand Prix tennis tournament, in Casablanca, Morocco, Sunday, April 13, 2014. Guillermo Garcia-Lopez won  5-7, 6-4. 6-3. (AP Photo/ Abdeljalil Bounhar)

CASABLANCA, Morocco (AP) — Eighth-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez won his first title in nearly four years after rallying to beat fourth-seeded Marcel Granollers 5-7, 6-4, 6-3 in an all-Spanish final on clay at the Grand Prix Hassan II on Sunday.

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Granollers faces Garcia-Lopez in all-Spanish final

CASABLANCA, Morocco (AP) — Fourth-seeded Marcel Granollers will face eighth-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in an all-Spanish final at the Grand Prix Hassan II after both won their semifinals on Saturday.

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Garcia-Lopez upsets Paire to reach Hassan II semis

CASABLANCA, Morocco (AP) — Eighth-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain beat third-seeded Benoit Paire of France 7-5, 7-6 (4) on Friday to reach the semifinals of the Grand Prix Hassan II.

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Belgium, Russia headline Group H at the World Cup

Chelsea's Eden Hazard arrives for a training session at their facilities in Stoke d'Abernon, near London, Monday, April 7, 2014.  Paris Saint-Germain take a 3-1 lead from the first leg into their second leg Champions League quarterfinal soccer match against Chelsea on Tuesday.  (AP Photo/Matt Dunham).

BRUSSELS (AP) — With Belgium, Russia, South Korea and Algeria, don’t expect too much pre-World Cup hype from Group H.

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Delbonis beats Peliwo in 2nd round

CASABLANCA, Morocco (AP) — Top-seeded Kevin Anderson of South Africa lost to Victor Hanescu of Romania 6-4, 6-4 Wednesday in the second round of the Grand Prix Hassan II.

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