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SAN FRANCISCO, July 29 (Reuters) - German Sabine Lisicki fired the fastest serve ever recorded at a WTA event on Tuesday, unleashing a 210.8 kph (131 mph) bomb in her first round loss to Ana Ivanovic at the Stanford Classic.
July 29 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Washington Open Men's Singles matches on Tuesday Round 2 15-Denis Istomin (Uzbekistan) beat Bernard Tomic (Australia) 6-4 7-6(6) 7-Kevin Anderson (South Africa) beat Evgeny Donskoy (Russia) 6-3 6-4 Round 1 Victor Estrella (Dominican Republic) beat Tobias Kamke (Germany) 6-2 4-6 7-6(4) Jack Sock (U.S.) beat Michael Berrer (Germany) 7-6(2) 6-4 Dudi Sela (Israel) beat Samuel Groth (Australia) 7-6(3) 3-6 6-4
TORONTO, July 29 (Reuters) - Roger Federer's backhand has been described as a thing of beauty and perhaps the most exquisite stroke the tennis world has seen, but his coach Stefan Edberg feels his was a little better.