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Andy Roddick earns quarterfinal spot

Updated: July 19, 2012, 2:02 AM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- Andy Roddick was hoping Nicolas Mahut would be the first to flinch in a first-set tiebreaker.

It didn't take long for Roddick to get his wish.

"He missed a pretty easy to ball in the tiebreaker to make it 3-all," Roddick said. "From there, I played pretty solid."

Roddick beat the Frenchman 7-6 (4), 6-3 in the second round of the Atlanta Open on Wednesday night after rain delayed the tournament 4½ hours.

Roddick, who will play Michael Russell in the ...

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