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...Second-seeded Marat Safin moved into the second round, beating John Hui 6-3, 6-2. Also advancing were third-seeded Sebastian Grosjean and Michael Chang. PALERMO, Sicily -- Second-seeded Carlos Moya of Spain was eliminated in the first round...
Juneau Empire Online Sports: Venus wins one for sister 6/30/98, defending champion Pete Sampras moved closer to his fifth title in six years by beating French qualifier Sebastian Grosjean 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 to reach the quarters. Sampras, who hasn't dropped a set so far, finished the match with...
Juneau Empire Online Sports: Ivanisevic ``perfect'' in U.S. Open first round 8/31/98

...Argentina's Florencia Labat, followed by former U.S. Open champion Andre Agassi, seeded eighth, against Sebastian Grosjean of France, who upset Sweden's Jonas Bjorkman just last week. Seles, who dominated women's tennis before being...
Juneau Empire Online Sports: Williams siblings won't get to meet 6/29/98

...but I'm finding consistency here and hopefully I can maintain that.'' Sampras next faces French qualifier Sebastian Grosjean, who downed 16th seeded Felix Mantilla of Spain, 6-0, 7-6 (10-8) 6-2. Grosjean, 20, a former world...


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