Two unseeded Americans, Mark Dickson and Matt Anger, advanced Friday to the semifinals of the $145,000 New South Wales Open tennis tournament at Sydney, Australia.
Dickson, of Tampa, Fla., upset Tim Mayotte, the No. 2-seeded player, 6-3, 3-6, 7-6. The victory moved him into the semifinals against another unseeded player, Kelly Evernden of New Zealand.
The 35th-ranked Anger, of Pleasanton, Calif., defeated Bud Schultz, 6-3, 6-3. Anger will play fifth-seeded Henri Leconte of France in the other semifinal. Leconte ended Australian Wally Masur's hopes, 6-4, 6-3.
At Tokyo, top-seeded Claudia Kohde-Kilsch of West Germany needed only 49 minutes to beat unseeded American Grace Kim, 6-1, 6-1, and advance to the semifinals of the Pan Pacific Open.