Florian Mayer advances at Zabreb
ZAGREB, Croatia -- Fifth-seeded Florian Mayer has reached the second round of the Zagreb Indoors after rallying to beat Croatian wild card Franco Skugor 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (6).
The 38th-ranked German, fresh off reaching the semifinals in Sydney and quarterfinals in Brisbane, converted three of 15 break points.
In Tuesday's doubles, top-seeded Marin Cilic will team up with former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic, who will make a one-time return to ATP competition.
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