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Day 2 play washed out at Stuttgart

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Heavy rain washed out play on the second day of the Mercedes Cup on Tuesday.

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Defending champ Meusburger wins Bad Gastein opener

BAD GASTEIN, Austria (AP) — Defending champion Yvonne Meusburger edged Tereza Smitkova of the Czech Republic 7-6 (9), 4-6, 7-5 in the first round of the Gastein Ladies on Tuesday.

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Istanbul to host first ATP Tour event

ISTANBUL (AP) — The ATP has announced that Turkey will host its first-ever tour event, the Istanbul Open, in 2015.

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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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Sousa through after only 1 game at Swedish Open

BASTAD, Sweden (AP) — Pere Riba retired after only one game at the Swedish Open on Monday, allowing fifth-seeded Joao Sousa of Portugal to advance to the second round of the clay-court tournament.

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