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February 19, 1991 | From Staff and Wire Reports
In the first round at Stuttgart Monday, Eric Jelen defeated German Davis Cup teammate Carl-Uwe Steeb, 6-3, 6-4, and next faces Goran Ivanisevic of Yugoslavia, who beat Alexander Volkov of the Soviet Union, 6-1, 6-2.
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February 19, 1991 | From Staff and Wire Reports
In the first round at Stuttgart Monday, Eric Jelen defeated German Davis Cup teammate Carl-Uwe Steeb, 6-3, 6-4, and next faces Goran Ivanisevic of Yugoslavia, who beat Alexander Volkov of the Soviet Union, 6-1, 6-2.
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May 29, 1989
Boris Becker led West Germany to a 2-1 victory over Argentina in the World Team Cup tennis final at Duesseldorf, West Germany. Becker gave West Germany the lead by defeating Guillermo Perez-Roldan, 6-0, 2-6, 6-2, in the opening singles, but Martin Jaite rallied to defeated Carl Uwe-Steeb, 6-4, 6-3, to even the match. Becker and Eric Jelen clinched the victory for the West Germans by defeating Javier Frana and Gustavo Luzauss, 6-4, 7-5, in the doubles.
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June 8, 1989 | BILL DWYRE, Times Sports Editor
Despite the surprising showing of American Michael Chang this week in the French Open tennis tournament, the teen-ager from Placentia is not likely to crack the U.S. lineup for the Davis Cup semifinals against West Germany. Tom Gorman, Davis Cup captain, said Wednesday that, barring injury, the team that beat the French in San Diego in April would remain intact against Boris Becker and Co. July 21-23, in Munich. That would put John McEnroe and Andre Agassi in the singles positions against Becker and Carl-Uwe Steeb, and Robert Seguso and Ken Flach in the doubles against Becker and Steeb or Eric Jelen.
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April 9, 1989 | From Associated Press
Czechoslovakia took a 2-1 lead over defending champion West Germany in their Davis Cup World Group quarterfinal by winning the doubles match in five sets Saturday at Prague, Czechoslovakia. Milan Srejber and Petr Korda beat Boris Becker and Eric Jelen, 6-3, 6-7 (2-7), 3-6, 7-6 (9-7), 6-3, in 3 hours 47 minutes to put Czechoslovakia one victory away from the semifinals. In today's deciding singles, Srejber takes on Becker while Carl-Uwe Steeb plays Karel Novacek of Czechoslovakia.
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June 8, 1989 | BILL DWYRE, Times Sports Editor
Despite the surprising showing of American Michael Chang this week in the French Open tennis tournament, the teen-ager from Placentia is not likely to crack the U.S. lineup for the Davis Cup semifinals against West Germany. Tom Gorman, Davis Cup captain, said Wednesday that, barring injury, the team that beat the French in San Diego in April would remain intact against Boris Becker and Co. July 21-23, in Munich. That would put John McEnroe and Andre Agassi in the singles positions against Becker and Carl-Uwe Steeb, and Robert Seguso and Ken Flach in the doubles against Becker and Steeb or Eric Jelen.
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December 4, 1988 | Associated Press
West German tennis captain Nikki Pilic has named Boris Becker, Eric Jelen, Carl-Uwe Steeb and Patrick Kuehnen to play against Sweden in the Davis Cup final, the tennis federation said. The final will be played in Goteborg, Sweden, Dec. 16-18. The West German team will train on clay courts near Duesseldorf Dec. 5-10 and has hired Marian Vajda of Czechoslovakia to serve as a training partner
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February 14, 1991 | From Times Wire Services
Top-seeded Boris Becker struggled past fellow-German Eric Jelen 7-6 (7-2) 7-6 (7-5) today and moved into the quarterfinals of the Donnay Indoor Championship. Seeded players Jakob Hlasek of Switzerland and Soviet Andrei Chesnokov also scored straight-set victories in the ATP event. Hlasek, the No. 8 seed, swept past Mats Wilander 6-1, 7-5. Chesnokov, seeded sixth, beat Yugoslav Goran Prpic 6-4, 7-6 (7-2 ). Michael Chang, Guy Forget and Marc Rosset moved into the quarterfinals earlier.
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May 29, 1989
Boris Becker led West Germany to a 2-1 victory over Argentina in the World Team Cup tennis final at Duesseldorf, West Germany. Becker gave West Germany the lead by defeating Guillermo Perez-Roldan, 6-0, 2-6, 6-2, in the opening singles, but Martin Jaite rallied to defeated Carl Uwe-Steeb, 6-4, 6-3, to even the match. Becker and Eric Jelen clinched the victory for the West Germans by defeating Javier Frana and Gustavo Luzauss, 6-4, 7-5, in the doubles.
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April 9, 1989 | From Associated Press
Czechoslovakia took a 2-1 lead over defending champion West Germany in their Davis Cup World Group quarterfinal by winning the doubles match in five sets Saturday at Prague, Czechoslovakia. Milan Srejber and Petr Korda beat Boris Becker and Eric Jelen, 6-3, 6-7 (2-7), 3-6, 7-6 (9-7), 6-3, in 3 hours 47 minutes to put Czechoslovakia one victory away from the semifinals. In today's deciding singles, Srejber takes on Becker while Carl-Uwe Steeb plays Karel Novacek of Czechoslovakia.
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May 23, 1990 | From Times Wire Services
Jim Courier defeated Carl-Uwe Steeb, 6-3, 1-6, 6-3, and then helped in a doubles victory today as the United States beat defending champion West Germany, 2-1, in the $1.3-million ATP World Team Cup tournament. Boris Becker provided the only West German victory, overpowering Brad Gilbert, 6-1, 6-1. Courier and Ken Flach beat Becker and Eric Jelen in doubles, 6-2, 6-2. Spain defeated the Soviet Union, 2-1, on singles victories by Sergi Bruguera and Jordi Arrese.
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February 6, 1987 | United Press International
Fifth-seeded Tim Mayotte advanced to the quarterfinals of the U.S. Pro Indoor Tennis Championships Thursday with a 6-2, 6-2 victory over Ben Testerman, but sixth-seeded Emilio Sanchez and seventh-seeded Tim Wilkison were upset victims. Sanchez lost to 11th-seeded Jakob Hlasek, 6-7, 7-5, 6-4, and Wilkison was defeated by Milan Srejeber, 2-6, 6-4, 6-2. In another third-round match, 10th-seeded Karel Novacek ousted eighth-seeded Eric Jelen, 2-6, 7-6, 6-4.
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