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Youzhny ousted, 7th-seeded Ferrero loses in ABN Amro first round

Updated: February 18, 2008, 6:24 PM ET
Associated Press

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands -- Defending champion Mikhail Youzhny was ousted by Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia 7-6 (3) 6-4 in the opening round of the ABN Amro on Monday.

Youzhny blew a 4-2 lead, losing his serve twice and converted one of eight break point chances.

"I was very unfortunate to get Youzhny in the first round," said Tipsarevic, playing in his first event since the Australian Open. "I just stayed positive and it worked."

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