Fifth seed Nikolay Davydenko was eliminated by Finland`s Jarkko Nieminen in the second round of the Open Sud de France Wednesday.
Czech Tomas Berdych claimed his seventh career title when he defeated local favourite Gael Monfils 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 in the final of the Open Sud de France.
Gael Monfils showed his form less than six weeks before the Davis Cup final by beating Croatian Ivan Ljubicic 6-2, 5-7, 6-1 to win the Open Sud de France title.
Top seed Nikolay Davydenko slumped to a 3-6, 7-6, 7-6 defeat by Spain’s Albert Montanes in the quarter-finals of the Open Sud de France on Friday.
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