[Reuters] Tamarine downs home girl Asagoe in Japan Open

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10-05-2004, 04:01 PM
TOKYO, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Japanese number two Shinobu Asagoe failed to bring her U.S. Open form to her home tournament and lost 6-0 6-4 to Thailand's Tamarine Tanasugarn in the first round of the Japan Open on Tuesday.