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Isner, US take 1-0 lead over Slovakia in Davis Cup

John Isner, of the United States, pumps his fist after breaking the serve of Norbert Gombos, of Slovakia, during the third set of a Davis Cup tennis match Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, at the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Ill.   (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — John Isner used his thundering serve Friday night to beat Norbert Gombos 7-6 (5), 6-4, 6-2 and give the U.S. a 1-0 lead over Slovakia in their Davis Cup World Group playoff.

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Van Uytvanck beats Hantuchova at Hong Kong Open

HONG KONG (AP) — Alison van Uytvanck of Belgium advanced to the quarterfinals of the Hong Kong Open by beating second-seeded Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia 3-6, 6-2, 6-4 Thursday.

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