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Result

Tennis
Tournament ATP in Houston (USA). The Prize fund - $380 thousand
the First circle. Ex Skiljari (Argentina) - Taylor Dent (the USA, 3) 0:6, 7:5, 7:6 (7:5). James Blejk (the USA, 4) - Wayne Odesnik (USA) 6:4, 6:2. Luis Orna (Peru, 7) - Bryan Vahali (USA) 6:3, 6:1. Thomas Berend (Germany) - Alexander Popp (Germany) 6:1, 6:3. Todd Martin (USA) - Martin Vassallo Arguello (Italy) 6:1, 6:2.
Tournament ATP in Valencia (Spain). The Prize fund - $478 thousand
the First circle. Fernando Verdasko (Spain) - Albert Portas (Spain) 6:1, 6:4. Jan Vatsek (Czechia) - Guillermo Burniol (Spain) 6:3, 3:6, 6:4. Ivan Ljubichich (Croatia, 3) - Guillermo Garsija - Lopez (Spain) 6:3, 6:4. Alex Korretha (Spain) - David Sanchez (Spain, 5) 5:7, 6:2, 6:2.
Tournament WTA in the Charleston (USA). The Prize fund - $1,3 million
the First circle. Kelly McCain (USA) - Arancha Parra (Spain) 2:6, 7:5, 6:1. Terin Eshli (USA) - Tamarin Tanasugarn (Thailand) 6:4, 4:6, 6:4. Patti Schneider (Switzerland, 11) - Marlene Vajngartner (Germany) 7:5, 7:6 (7:2). Elena Kostanich (Croatia) - Tatyana Perebejnis (Ukraine) 4:6, 7:6 (7:3), 6:0. Virhinija Ruano Paskual (Spain) - Maria Sanchez Lorenso (Spain) 6:2, 6:3. Konchita Martinez (Spain, 16) - Tjan Tjan Put (China) 6:1, 6:0. Dalli Randriantefi (Madagascar) - Lajza Rejmond (USA) 7:5, 2:6, 6:2. Samanta Rivz (USA) - Lora Grenvill (USA) 6:1, 2:6, 6:3. Severin Beltrim (France) - Tszi Chzhen (China) 2:6, 6:4, 7:5. Mari - Gajane Mikaeljan (Switzerland) - Fabiola Suluaga (Colombia, 14) 6:2, 6:2. Carolina Shprem (Croatia) - Natali Deshi (France, 15) 6:4, 6:4. Anabel Medina Garriges (Spain) - Kara Blek (Zimbabwe) 6:4, 6:0.
Tournament ATP/ WTA in Eshtorile (Portugal). Prize fund at men - $520 thousand, at women - $110 thousand
the First circle
Men. Teri Ason (France) - Anthon Djupjui (France) 7:6 (7:5), 6:0. Olivier Pasens (France) - Zhjulen Butte (France) 3:6, 6:2, 6:4. Radek Shtepanek (Czechia) - Nikolay Davydenko (Russia) 7:6 (7:4), 6:3.
Women. Clara Kukalova (Czechia) - Tatyana Garbin (Italy) 5:7, 6:2, 6:3. Stephanie Cohen - Aloro (France) - Sandra Klejnova (Czechia) 6:2, 6:7 (4:7), 6:0. Flavija Pennetta (Italy) - Expert Svenson (Sweden) 6:1, 6:3. Martin Suha (Slovakia) - Zuzana Ondrashkova (Czechia) 6:1, 6:2.
the Toss-up of matches for the right to act in World group of the Davis Cup
Russia - Thailand; Australia - Morocco; Chile - Japan; Croatia - Belgium; Paraguay - Czechia; Slovakia - Germany; Austria - Great Britain; Romania - Canada.
Matches will pass 24 - on September, 26th.

Basketball
Championship NBA
Boston - Miami 77:84. Cleveland - Milwaukee 93:89 ( Ilgauskas (Cleveland), 18 points). Atlanta - New Jersey 129:107. Detroit - Washington 101:79. Philadelphia - Indiana 93:107. Minnesota - Utah 104:90 ( Kirilenko (Utah), 16). New Orleans - New York 97:101. Chicago - Orlando 84:93 ( Pachulija (Orlando), 4). Denver - Sacramento 97:89 ( Songajla (Sacramento), 4). Portland - San Antonio 66:78. Seattle - Houston 107:111 ( Potapenko (Seattle), 12).