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Mardy Fish suffers heat stroke

Updated: August 20, 2013, 11:54 PM ET
Associated Press

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A highly seeded player and another well-known one are headed home early from the Winston-Salem Open.

Italy's Andreas Seppi, the second seed, was upset Tuesday night in the second round after American Mardy Fish retired because of heat stroke.

Seppi, who was No. 23 in the ATP world rankings, was beaten by American qualifier Steve Johnson 6-7 (5), 6-4, 7-5.

Fish retired in the third set of his match with Jarkko Nieminen. The No. 11 seed from Finland was ...

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