[Yahoo] Novak, Canas advance in Shanghai

Rusty Backhand
10-01-2004, 10:31 AM
Last year's runner-up Jiri Novak rolled past American Jan-Michael Gambill, 6-3, 6-3, in the quarterfinals of the Shanghai Open on Friday. Novak will next face third-seeded Guillermo Canas of Argentina, who defeated Brazilian Ricardo Mello 6-3, 6-4. The win was Canas' 16th in the last 17 matches. Novak and Canas are tied 1-1 in their previous matchups, with Canas winning 6-4, 6-0 in their latest...