Three male and two female players of Armenian
heritage entered the Australian Open. One, Andre
Agassi (US), remained. Yesterday he beat Wayne
Ferreira 6-2, 6-2, 6-3 and reached the final.
David Nalbandian (Argentina) made it to the quarterfinals
before being upset by 31-seeded Rainer Schuettler
(6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-0).
Sargis Sargsyan of Yerevan recorded his best
Open performance before losing in the round of
16 to Wayne Ferreira of South Africa (3-6, 4-6,