[Yahoo] Amritraj rallies to down Mello; Vliegen beats Wang (AP)

Rusty Backhand
01-02-2006, 05:31 PM
Prakash Amritraj overcame a first-set deficit and a wrist injury to defeat Brazilian Ricardo Mello 2-6, 6-2, 6-3 Monday in the opening round of the Chennai Open. Amritraj, 267th in the ATP rankings, stunned the 111th-ranked Mello after receiving on-court treatment when he slipped on the baseline in the first game of the third set.