Tues. 8-18-15: ATP Cincinnati Fine Swine Spotlight

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BerdEuropeanPressphotoAgencyEPA Berdych Looks For Momentum in Cincy
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Fifth seed Tomas Berdych gets his Cincinnati campaign under way on Tuesday against Thomaz Bellucci. With the withdraw of fourth seeded Kei Nishikori, Berdych finds himself the seeded favorite to make the semifinals out of the second quarter.

(5) Tomas Berdych vs. Thomaz Bellucci
Berdych is hoping to get in some good prep work for the U.S. Open this week after he was ousted early last week in Montreal by Donald Young. Berdych got in some match play in doubles on Monday with Mardy Fish. The duo lost in two tight sets to Raven Klaasen and Rajeev Ram. Berdych suddenly finds himself with one less seed to get through in this quarter of the draw after Kei Nishikori pulled out of the tournament with a hip injury and fatigue. That should suit the Czech just fine as he lost his first match…

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