Youzhny beat Cilic in Rogers Cup Tennis

MONTREAL: Mihail Youzhny of Russia defeated Marin Cilic Croatia in the Rogers Cup Tennis Tournament here on Monday.

This was the first big upset of the tournament as Youzhny outplayed Cilic 4-6, 7-6, 6-1. The match lasted for two hours 27 minutes.

Canada’s Frederic Niemeyer and France’s Paul-Henri Mathieu also reached the next rounds of the event defeating Igor Kunitsyn and Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain in their matches.