Philippoussis tops Gimelstob to win Hall of Fame title

Updated: July 16, 2006, 6:04 PM ET
Associated Press

NEWPORT, R.I. -- Mark Philippoussis beat eighth-seeded Justin Gimelstob 6-3, 7-5 to win the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships on Sunday.

Philippoussis, ranked No. 214 in the world entering the tournament, didn't lose serve in the entire tournament, showing some of the form that had him ranked No. 9 two years ago. It was his first title since winning Shanghai in 2003.

"It feels great. It feels like 20 years," the 29-year-old Australian said after winning his 11th career ...

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