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Isner faces Baghdatis for third straight Atlanta title

Isner faces Baghdatis for third straight Atlanta title

August 2, 2015

ATLANTA, Aug 2 — Top-seeded John Isner kept his bid for a third straight Atlanta title on track  yesterday, rallying for a three-set semi-final victory over qualifier and friend Denis Kudla. Isner unleashed 25 aces and converted three of nine break chances to defeat his fellow American 4-6, 6-2, 7-5. In today's final he faces fifth-seeded Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis, a 6-7 (4/7), 6-3, 7-6 (7/4) winner over seventh-seeded Gilles Muller of Luxembourg. Kudla, ranked 94th in the world... Read more

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Ronda Rousey (right) of US fights with Bethe Correia of Brazil during their Ultimate Fighting Championship match, a professional mixed martial arts competition in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil August 2, 2015. ― Reuters pic

Ronda Rousey (right) of US fights with Bethe Correia of Brazil during their Ultimate Fighting Championship match, a professional mixed martial arts competition in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil August 2, 2015. ― Reuters pic