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Rios Upset At Generali Open

July 24, 2002

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KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) _ France’s Jean Rene Lisnard upset ninth-seeded Marcelo Rios of Chile 7-5, 6-4 Tuesday, eliminating the ATP’s one-time top player at the $1 million Generali Open tennis tournament.

Mariano Zabaleta of Argentina, seeded 12th, ousted Spanish clay court specialist Alberto Martin 6-7, 6-3, 6-4.

In other third-day action, second-seeded Juan Carlos Ferrero of Spain defeated Irakli Labadze of Georgia, 6-4, 6-4 to qualify for the last 16, and Stefan Koubek of Austria took just 53 minutes to down Adrian Voinea of Romania, 6-2, 6-3.

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