Kavcic beats Kokkinakis in Marseille

by: AP February 17, 2014

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MARSEILLE, France (AP)—Blaz Kavcic of Slovenia beat Australian teenager Thanasi Kokkinakis 6-4, 6-2 in the Open 13 in Monday's only match to set up a second-round meeting with top-seeded Richard Gasquet.

Kavcic saved all three break points he faced in the 77-minute victory.

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