Thursday, August 5, 2004

MASTERS ESSENTIALS



Today's schedule

Times and court placements were unavailable at press time.

Singles

• Jonas Bjorkman vs. Fabrice Santoro

• Greg Rusedski vs. Tommy Robredo OR Juan Carlos Ferrero

• Ivo Karlovic vs. Marat Safin

• Lleyton Hewitt vs. Hicham Arazi OR Tim Henman

• Juan Ignacio Chela OR Fernando Gonzalez vs. Thomas Johansson OR Andre Agassi

• Wayne Arthurs vs. Carlos Moya

• Tommy Haas vs. Robin Soderling

• Andy Roddick vs. Paradorn Srichaphan OR Sjeng Schalken

Doubles

• (4) Michael Llodra-Fabrice Santoro vs Rainer Schuettler- Mikhail Youzhny

• Dominik Hrbaty-Andrei Pavel vs (3) Mark Knowles-Daniel Nestor

• Jonathan Erlich-Andy Ram vs. Bob Bryan-Mike Bryan

Don't miss

Watch to see if defending champion Andy Roddick, the top seed remaining in the tournament, can continue his winning ways, when he faces the winner of Wednesday night's match between Paradorn Srichaphan and Sjeng Schalken in the round of 16. No. 4 seed Carlos Moya, the next highest seed remaining, will face Wayne Arthurs.

Directions

• To the Tennis Center: I-71 North to exit 24, left onto Western Row, right into Tournament.

• I-71 North/South to exit 25, west onto Route 741, left onto CourseView Drive

• I-75 North to exit 22, right onto Tylersville, right onto Western Row, left into tournament.

• I-75 South to exit 29, left on West Route 63, right onto South Route 741, continue on Kings Mill, right onto Courseview.

Wednesday's results

Singles

• (2) Andy Roddick def. Nicolas Kiefer 6-4, 6-4

• (4) Carlos Moya def. Ivan Ljubicic 6-4, 4-6, 6-4

• (Q) Greg Rusedski def. (9) Gaston Gaudio 4-6, 7-6 (3), 6-4

• (LL) Wayne Arthurs def Mariano Zabaleta 6-2, 7-6 (6)

• Fabrice Santoro def. Mikhail Youzhny 7-5, 6-3

• Robin Soderling def. Luis Horna 6-2, 6-3

• Jonas Bjorkman def. Dominik Hrbaty 6-7 (6), 6-3, 6-3

• (10) Lleyton Hewitt def. Gustavo Kuerten 6-3, 6-4

• (WC) Tommy Haas def. Sargis Sargsian 6-3, 6-3

• (Q) Ivo Karlovic def. Feliciano Lopez 7-6 (9), 6-4

• (14) Marat Safin def. (WC) Jeff Morrison 6-4, 6-4

Singles still in play at press time

• (SE)Thomas Johansson vs (11) Andre Agassi

• Hicham Arazi vs (5) Tim Henman

• (15) Paradorn Srichaphan vs Sjeng Schalken

• Tommy Robredo vs (7) Juan Carlos Ferrero

• (17) Juan Ignacio Chela vs Fernando Gonzalez

Doubles still in play at press time

• Alex Bogomolov Jr.-Dmitry

Tursunov vs. Max Mirnyi-Sargis Sargsian

Wednesday's highlight

Andy Roddick took control of the second-round match against Nicolas Kiefer with a spinning, athletic slap-shot winner. Roddick hit the shot down the sideline and went on to break Kiefer's serve in the game, taking a 4-3 advantage in the first set. The play was on SportsCenter's top 10 plays of the day.

TV info

ESPN2, 1-5 p.m., 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Tickets

Two sessions per day, except Sunday.

$24 per session today through Thursday, $28 Friday, $34 Saturday, $48 Sunday.

Ticket hotline: 513-651-0303




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