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John cheney, who wins ATP tournament in Atlanta for the fifth time

John cheney, who (ATP-9) has Sunday his title is extended in Atlanta (Georgia). In a re-make of the finals last year, beating the 33-year-old American compatriot Ryan Harrison (ATP-53) in 1 hour and 59 minutes with 5-7, 6-3 and 6-4.

Last year, the 26-year-old Harrison just a little less resistance. When won cheney, who in two tiebreaks: 7-6 (8/6) 7-6 (9/7).

It is already the fifth time that cheney, who with 668.460 dollar doped hardcourttoernooi on his name writes, and he is more than record-holder. When his countrymen Pete Sampras and Andy Roddick stopped the counter at three. Cheney, who was for the eighth time in nine years time, in the final. He won the tournament in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2017 and was in 2010, 2011 and 2016 runner-up.

From 26 ATP finals gathered the American giant (2m08) fourteen titles. This season he sits at a two toernooizeges. In april, he brought the Masters 1,000 of Miami on his list. Harrison should be with one ATP title. He was last year the best in Memphis.

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