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[Yahoo] Canas and Novak advance, Nieminen loses

Rusty Backhand
09-30-2004, 03:46 PM
Second-seeded Jiri Novak reached the Shanghai Open quarterfinals with a 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-1 victory Thursday over Melle Van Gemerden. Novak was last year's runner-up. Third-seeded Guillermo Canas beat Kristian Pless 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 to set up a quarterfinal against No. 7 Ricardo Mello. Mello came back to beat Janko Tipsarevic 1-6, 7-6 (3), 6-4.