Harrison joins elite club with win at U.S. Clay Courts

Updated: April 15, 2008, 1:39 PM ET
Associated Press

HOUSTON -- Fifteen-year-old Ryan Harrison beat Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay 6-4, 6-3 in the U.S. Clay Court Championship on Monday to become the 10th player in the Open Era to win a main-draw match before his 16th birthday.

The Texan is also the youngest player to get a main-draw win on the ATP Tour since Rafael Nadal, the current No. 2 in the world, won his first tour match in Mallorca in 2002 and the third player this decade to do it before his 16th birthday.

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