Tennis News Summary (16:00 17-Aug-98)

Tennis News Summary (16:00 17-Aug-98)

Post by SportsWeb New » Tue, 18 Aug 1998 04:00:00

LATEST INTERNATIONAL SPORTS UPDATE FROM SPORTSWEB
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RAFTER BEATS SAMPRAS IN ATP FINAL
Australian Patrick Rafter denied Pete Sampras a return to world number one
status Sunday by beating the top seed 1-6 7-6 (7-2) 6-4 in the final of the ATP
Championship.

--- See http://www.sportsweb.com/news/TENN/TENN-nN16118158.00-49-12.html
    for full story.

DAVENPORT TOPS HINGIS IN L.A. FINAL
Red-hot Lindsay Davenport won her third title in as many weeks as she powered
past world number one and top-seeded Martina Hingis 4-6 6-4 6-3 Sunday to win
the $450,000 Acura Classic.

--- See http://www.sportsweb.com/news/TENN/TENN-nN16116055.23-38-20.html
    for full story.

HINGIS, DAVENPORT TO MEET IN FINAL
Martina Hingis booked a long-awaited return to a tournament final Saturday by
beating Arantxa Sanchez Vicario in straight sets at the $450,000 Acura Classic.

--- See http://www.sportsweb.com/news/TENN/TENN-nN161884.04-49-03.html
    for full story.

SAMPRAS TO MEET RAFTER IN ATP FINAL
Pete Sampras, showing a rare display of emotion on court, turned the tables on
big Swede Magnus Larsson for an ATP Championship semifinal victory  Saturday
that moved him within one win of regaining the number one ranking.

--- See http://www.sportsweb.com/news/TENN/TENN-nN15102331.02-34-25.html
    for full story.

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