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Nalbandjan has RCVed last vacation package on total tournament ATP

Last participant of total tournament of Association of tennis players - professionals/ ATP/ which will pass from November, 8 till November, 16th in Houston, there was Argentinean David Nalbandjan.

ABT it it became known after on representative tournament of a series " Masters " in Paris Thai Paradorn Shrichaphan 2 applying for a vacation package to Houston, has lost in the third circle to Moroccan Hishamu Arazi and has lost every chance on hit in the eight of the strongest.

thus, 21 - the summer Argentinean will join the compatriot Guillermo Korija who has reserved for a long time already to itself a place in total tennis competition. It is the first case for 21 year when two representatives of Argentina will struggle for a prestigious trophy on solving tournament. In far 1982 honour of the South American country was defended by Joses Luis Klerk and Guillermo Vilas.

David Nalbandjan - one of four players along with Koriej, Andy Roddikom/ the USA/ and German Rajnerom Shuttlerom 4 which present total tournament ATP becomes the first in their sports career.

" I am very happy that have made the way on total tournament of a series " Masters " - Nalbandjan has told. - it was primary 4 me the purpose of all season, and I am very glad that have achieved it ".

Besides Nalbandjana, Korii, Shuttlera and Roddika in Houston will play 2 the old resident of similar tournaments American Andre Agassi, Juan Carlos Ferrero from Spain, Swiss Roger Federer and more one representative of Spain Carlos Mojja.

some sportsmen apply For a reserve place at once: Mark Filippussis/ Australia/, Gustavo Kuerten/ Brazil/, Irzhi Novak/ Czechia/, Tommi Robredo/ Spain/ and Martin Ferkerk/ Holland/. Who from them becomes the reserve player on tournament in Houston, will dare at competitions in Paris which pass this week.