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August 6, 1995 | From Associated Press
Second-seeded Michael Stich used his powerful serve-and-volley game to overpower Jakob Hlasek of Switzerland, 6-2, 6-4, Saturday in a semifinal match of the $328,000 Infiniti Open. Stich will meet the winner of Saturday night's other semifinal match between top-seeded Goran Ivanisevic of Croatia and No. 5 Thomas Enqvist of Sweden in today's championship match at the Los Angeles Tennis Center.
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August 6, 1995 | From Associated Press
Second-seeded Michael Stich used his powerful serve-and-volley game to overpower Jakob Hlasek of Switzerland, 6-2, 6-4, Saturday in a semifinal match of the $328,000 Infiniti Open. Stich will meet the winner of Saturday night's other semifinal match between top-seeded Goran Ivanisevic of Croatia and No. 5 Thomas Enqvist of Sweden in today's championship match at the Los Angeles Tennis Center.
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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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March 30, 1992 | Associated Press
After winning the Davis Cup for the first time in 59 years by upsetting the United States last year, the French were beaten by Switzerland in the quarterfinals Sunday. Jakob Hlasek clinched Switzerland's 3-2 victory and boosted the Swiss into the semifinals for the first time, beating Thierry Champion, 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (8-6), 7-5, in Sunday's first singles match. France's Arnaud Boetsch defeated Marc Rosset, 6-4, 6-4, in the final singles.
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March 30, 1992 | Associated Press
After winning the Davis Cup for the first time in 59 years by upsetting the United States last year, the French were beaten by Switzerland in the quarterfinals Sunday. Jakob Hlasek clinched Switzerland's 3-2 victory and boosted the Swiss into the semifinals for the first time, beating Thierry Champion, 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (8-6), 7-5, in Sunday's first singles match. France's Arnaud Boetsch defeated Marc Rosset, 6-4, 6-4, in the final singles.
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May 25, 1989 | From Times wire services
The United States defeated Spain 2-1 and West Germany beat Switzerland 2-1 today in the $900,000 World Team Cup tennis tournament. Javier Sanchez gave Spain a 1-0 advantage against the United States, defeating Tim Mayotte 3-6, 6-0, 7-6 (7-4). Aaron Krickstein got the U.S. even, downing Jordi Arrese 7-6 (7-4), 1-6, 6-3. In doubles, Rick Leach and Jim Pugh clinched the victory for the United States, beating Sanchez and Sergio Casal 4-6, 6-1, 6-2. Boris Becker gave West Germany a 1-0 lead, defeating Jakob Hlasek of Switzerland 6-3, 6-4 in the opening match.
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January 5, 1986 | United Press International
Wimbledon champion Boris Becker and French Open champion Mats Wilander advanced to the final of the Junior Masters tennis tournament Saturday and will meet today in a rematch of their recent Davis Cup match. Becker, of West Germany, beat Emilio Sanchez of Spain, 6-4, 6-4, and Wilander, of Sweden, defeated Jakob Hlasek of Switzerland, 6-3, 7-6. Becker and Wilander have squared off three times in the past, most recently in the Davis Cup final at Munich last month, when Becker won in four sets.
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April 25, 1989 | From Associated Press
Fourth-seed Jakob Hlasek of Switzerland and three other seeded players were eliminated today at the $607,500 Monte Carlo Open tennis tournament. Argentine Martin Jaite, who lost in last year's finals of this tournament to Ivan Lendl, beat Hlasek 6-4, 6-1. The two top seeds advanced in rainy conditions. Mats Wilander of Sweden beat wild-card Diego Nargiso of Italy, 7-6 (7-4), 6-1 and Boris Becker of West Germany topped Lawson Duncan 6-4, 6-1. Sixth-seeded Henri Leconte of France withdrew during his match against Patrick Kuhnen of West Germany.
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October 29, 1988 | From Times Wire Services
Switzerland's Jakob Hlasek moved from the brink of defeat to a stunning victory over John McEnroe Friday to reach the semifinals of the $1.1-million Paris Open. Hlasek will be joined in the semifinals by Tim Mayotte, Brad Gilbert and Israel's Amos Mansdorf. McEnroe seemed poised to end the match when he served at 5-4 in the third set. The 28-year-old New Yorker had not lost his serve since the first round of the tournament and had boomed 11 aces until that point.
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December 2, 1988 | THOMAS BONK, Times Staff Writer
Just when it seemed as if Ivan Lendl had truly mastered the Masters, a major multinational upset occurs. The Connecticut resident born in Czechoslovakia loses to the Zurich resident born in Czechoslovakia. Jakob Hlasek, a 24-year-old blond baseliner whose game seems cast from the mold of, well, Lendl, upset the second-ranked tennis player in the world, 4-6, 6-3, 7-5, Thursday night in the Nabisco Masters at Madison Square Garden.
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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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May 25, 1989 | From Times wire services
The United States defeated Spain 2-1 and West Germany beat Switzerland 2-1 today in the $900,000 World Team Cup tennis tournament. Javier Sanchez gave Spain a 1-0 advantage against the United States, defeating Tim Mayotte 3-6, 6-0, 7-6 (7-4). Aaron Krickstein got the U.S. even, downing Jordi Arrese 7-6 (7-4), 1-6, 6-3. In doubles, Rick Leach and Jim Pugh clinched the victory for the United States, beating Sanchez and Sergio Casal 4-6, 6-1, 6-2. Boris Becker gave West Germany a 1-0 lead, defeating Jakob Hlasek of Switzerland 6-3, 6-4 in the opening match.
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April 25, 1989 | From Associated Press
Fourth-seed Jakob Hlasek of Switzerland and three other seeded players were eliminated today at the $607,500 Monte Carlo Open tennis tournament. Argentine Martin Jaite, who lost in last year's finals of this tournament to Ivan Lendl, beat Hlasek 6-4, 6-1. The two top seeds advanced in rainy conditions. Mats Wilander of Sweden beat wild-card Diego Nargiso of Italy, 7-6 (7-4), 6-1 and Boris Becker of West Germany topped Lawson Duncan 6-4, 6-1. Sixth-seeded Henri Leconte of France withdrew during his match against Patrick Kuhnen of West Germany.
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December 2, 1988 | THOMAS BONK, Times Staff Writer
Just when it seemed as if Ivan Lendl had truly mastered the Masters, a major multinational upset occurs. The Connecticut resident born in Czechoslovakia loses to the Zurich resident born in Czechoslovakia. Jakob Hlasek, a 24-year-old blond baseliner whose game seems cast from the mold of, well, Lendl, upset the second-ranked tennis player in the world, 4-6, 6-3, 7-5, Thursday night in the Nabisco Masters at Madison Square Garden.
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October 29, 1988 | From Times Wire Services
Switzerland's Jakob Hlasek moved from the brink of defeat to a stunning victory over John McEnroe Friday to reach the semifinals of the $1.1-million Paris Open. Hlasek will be joined in the semifinals by Tim Mayotte, Brad Gilbert and Israel's Amos Mansdorf. McEnroe seemed poised to end the match when he served at 5-4 in the third set. The 28-year-old New Yorker had not lost his serve since the first round of the tournament and had boomed 11 aces until that point.
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January 5, 1986 | United Press International
Wimbledon champion Boris Becker and French Open champion Mats Wilander advanced to the final of the Junior Masters tennis tournament Saturday and will meet today in a rematch of their recent Davis Cup match. Becker, of West Germany, beat Emilio Sanchez of Spain, 6-4, 6-4, and Wilander, of Sweden, defeated Jakob Hlasek of Switzerland, 6-3, 7-6. Becker and Wilander have squared off three times in the past, most recently in the Davis Cup final at Munich last month, when Becker won in four sets.
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September 30, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Jakob Hlasek, who helped lift Switzerland into the Davis Cup final last weekend, was upset by Sweden's Jonas Svensson, 6-1, 4-6, 6-1, in the first round of the $775,000 Swiss Indoors tennis tournament at Basel.
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