Canas earns first win of 2008, advances to second round

Updated: February 27, 2008, 12:34 AM ET
Associated Press

ACAPULCO, Mexico -- Guillermo Canas defeated Carlos Berlocq 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-4 Tuesday to advance to the second round of the Mexican Open.

It was the first triumph of 2008 for the fourth-seeded Canas, who was sidelined by a wrist injury. He will face another Argentine, Jose Acasuso, who earlier defeated Spain's Oscar Hernandez, 6-4, 6-0.

In other first-round matches, Peru's Luis Horna, who won in 2006 but sat out the 2007 edition due to an injury, bested Italy's Fabio Fognini ...

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