Juan Monaco defeats John Isner
HOUSTON -- Juan Monaco wanted the confidence-building victory in Houston more than the extra rest. He'll catch up on his sleep some other time.
The 28-year-old Argentine defeated John Isner 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 in the final match of the U.S. Clay Court Championship on Sunday, his second clay-court title of the year.
Monaco rushed through his post-match media commitments, because he had to catch a flight to Europe later Sunday. He was playing his first-round match in Monte Carlo on Tuesday.
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