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April 28, 1990 | From Associated Press
Boris Becker squandered a match point in the second set and lost to Spain's Emilio Sanchez, 4-6, 7-5, 7-6 (7-3), in the quarterfinals of the Monte Carlo Open Friday, joining No. 1-seeded Stefan Edberg of Sweden on the sidelines. Edberg lost to Juan Aguilera Thursday. Aguilera was eliminated by Austria's Thomas Muster, 6-3, 6-4. In other quarterfinals, Henri Leconte of France eliminated a seeded player for the third time in the tournament, topping No.
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April 28, 1990 | From Associated Press
Boris Becker squandered a match point in the second set and lost to Spain's Emilio Sanchez, 4-6, 7-5, 7-6 (7-3), in the quarterfinals of the Monte Carlo Open Friday, joining No. 1-seeded Stefan Edberg of Sweden on the sidelines. Edberg lost to Juan Aguilera Thursday. Aguilera was eliminated by Austria's Thomas Muster, 6-3, 6-4. In other quarterfinals, Henri Leconte of France eliminated a seeded player for the third time in the tournament, topping No.
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March 7, 1988 | THOMAS BONK, Times Staff Writer
The intermittent praise that rains on Emilio Sanchez in his native Spain is mainly due to the plain fact that there hasn't been just a whole lot to cheer about on the tennis front lately. The recent fortunes of Spanish tennis could be described in two words--Manuel Orantes. The 1975 U.S. Open champion had the courage of a bullfighter, the fluid moves of a Flamenco dancer and the cool of a cup of gazpacho.
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March 21, 1990 | From Associated Press
Emilio Sanchez stunned top-ranked Ivan Lendl 6-3, 6-7 (7-3) 6-4 today in a fourth-round match at the International Players Championships. Lendl, the defending men's champion in the $2.1-million tournament, fought off three match points to rally from a 1-4 deficit in the final set. But trailing 4-5, Lendl was unable to hold serve and lost to Sanchez for the first time in four meetings.
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March 21, 1990 | From Associated Press
Emilio Sanchez stunned top-ranked Ivan Lendl 6-3, 6-7 (7-3) 6-4 today in a fourth-round match at the International Players Championships. Lendl, the defending men's champion in the $2.1-million tournament, fought off three match points to rally from a 1-4 deficit in the final set. But trailing 4-5, Lendl was unable to hold serve and lost to Sanchez for the first time in four meetings.
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March 14, 1987 | From Times Wire Services
Aaron Krickstein defeated Paraguay's Hugo Chapacu, 5-7, 6-3, 6-1, 4-6, 6-4, Friday to give the United States a 1-0 lead in the first round of the Davis Cup at Asuncion, Paraguay . In the second match, Jimmy Arias and Paraguay's Victor Pecci each had won one set and were tied, 3-3, in the third when the match was suspended at midnight because the competitors failed to complete two matches in seven hours.
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March 11, 1985 | From Times Wire Services
The United States Davis Cup team completed a 5-0 sweep of Japan Sunday at Kyoto, Japan, as Eliot Teltscher and 17-year-old Aaron Krickstein won their singles matches. Krickstein, who made his Davis Cup debut Friday, defeated Kaoru Maruyama, 6-1, 6-1, in 46 minutes, and Teltscher defeated Shuzo Shiraishi, 6-3, 6-2. The United States next faces West Germany in a second-round meeting in the World Group Davis Cup competition Aug. 9-11 in Germany.
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March 6, 1988 | LISA DILLMAN, Special to The Times
All week, Emilio Sanchez kept saying he had been having trouble with his confidence, therefore his success here at Grand Champions Resort was as much a surprise to him as it was to everyone else. And so, by the time Saturday's semifinals were over, the No. 8-seeded Sanchez found himself treated to three more surprises. The first was when he upset No. 4-seeded Pat Cash, 6-4, 6-4, earning a place in today's $702,500 Newsweek Champions Cup final against No.
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June 3, 1986 | From Times Wire Services
Like records, winning streaks are made to be broken. Steffi Graf's amazing string of victories ended abruptly at 23 Monday when Hana Mandlikova beat the 16-year-old West German, 2-6, 7-6, 6-1, in the quarterfinals of the French Open tennis championships. Graf had a chance to make it 24 straight, however. She had match point, serving at 5-4, 40-30, in the second set. But, after returning Graf's second serve, Mandlikova, the reigning U.S. Open champion, attacked the net.
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January 8, 1991
Top-seeded Emilio Sanchez of Spain defeated Renzo Furlan of Italy, 6-4, 6-1, in the opening round of the New Zealand Open.
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March 7, 1988 | THOMAS BONK, Times Staff Writer
The intermittent praise that rains on Emilio Sanchez in his native Spain is mainly due to the plain fact that there hasn't been just a whole lot to cheer about on the tennis front lately. The recent fortunes of Spanish tennis could be described in two words--Manuel Orantes. The 1975 U.S. Open champion had the courage of a bullfighter, the fluid moves of a Flamenco dancer and the cool of a cup of gazpacho.
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March 6, 1988 | LISA DILLMAN, Special to The Times
All week, Emilio Sanchez kept saying he had been having trouble with his confidence, therefore his success here at Grand Champions Resort was as much a surprise to him as it was to everyone else. And so, by the time Saturday's semifinals were over, the No. 8-seeded Sanchez found himself treated to three more surprises. The first was when he upset No. 4-seeded Pat Cash, 6-4, 6-4, earning a place in today's $702,500 Newsweek Champions Cup final against No.
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March 14, 1987 | From Times Wire Services
Aaron Krickstein defeated Paraguay's Hugo Chapacu, 5-7, 6-3, 6-1, 4-6, 6-4, Friday to give the United States a 1-0 lead in the first round of the Davis Cup at Asuncion, Paraguay . In the second match, Jimmy Arias and Paraguay's Victor Pecci each had won one set and were tied, 3-3, in the third when the match was suspended at midnight because the competitors failed to complete two matches in seven hours.
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June 3, 1986 | From Times Wire Services
Like records, winning streaks are made to be broken. Steffi Graf's amazing string of victories ended abruptly at 23 Monday when Hana Mandlikova beat the 16-year-old West German, 2-6, 7-6, 6-1, in the quarterfinals of the French Open tennis championships. Graf had a chance to make it 24 straight, however. She had match point, serving at 5-4, 40-30, in the second set. But, after returning Graf's second serve, Mandlikova, the reigning U.S. Open champion, attacked the net.
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March 11, 1985 | From Times Wire Services
The United States Davis Cup team completed a 5-0 sweep of Japan Sunday at Kyoto, Japan, as Eliot Teltscher and 17-year-old Aaron Krickstein won their singles matches. Krickstein, who made his Davis Cup debut Friday, defeated Kaoru Maruyama, 6-1, 6-1, in 46 minutes, and Teltscher defeated Shuzo Shiraishi, 6-3, 6-2. The United States next faces West Germany in a second-round meeting in the World Group Davis Cup competition Aug. 9-11 in Germany.
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November 26, 1990
Guy Forget and Jakob Hlasek, a French-Swiss combination, defeated Spaniards Emilio Sanchez and Sergio Casal, 6-4, 7-6 (7-5), 5-7, 6-4, in a two-hour, 52-minute final to the IBM-ATP World Doubles tennis finals at Sanctuary Cove, Australia.
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