Nikolay Davydenko wants equality
NEW YORK -- After blowing a two-set lead and losing to Mardy Fish in five at the U.S. Open on Thursday, Nikolay Davydenko offered a solution for avoiding that in the future: Men should play best-of-three-set matches at Grand Slam tournaments and in Davis Cup.
Davydenko, a 31-year-old Russian, revived a familiar debate, too, by asking during a postmatch interview with The Associated Press, "Why (do) girls play best-of-three sets, and we should play best-of-five sets, and have the same prize ...
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