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Defending champion Fognini crashes out in Hamburg

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The Canadian Press
7/16/2014 12:36:11 PM
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HAMBURG, Germany -- Serbian qualifier Filip Krajinovic defeated defending champion Fabio Fognini 6-4, 6-0 as a host of seeded players crashed out in the second round of the Hamburg Open on Wednesday.

The 149th-ranked Krajinovic converted five of his 10 break point chances against the second-seeded Italian and dropped just eight points in the second set to win in only 54 minutes.

Krajinovic next plays Serbia's Dusan Lajovic, who defeated 15th-seeded Carlos Berlocq of Argentina 6-3, 6-4.

Fifth-seeded Mikhail Youzhny of Russia lost 7-5, 7-5 to 17-year-old Alexander Zverev, and another German wild card Tobias Kamke defeated 13th-seeded Argentine Federico Delbonis 6-3, 6-4.

Leonardo Mayer of Argentina upset 10th-seeded Spaniard Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 7-6 (1), 7-6 (3).

Czech player Lukas Rosol beat 14th-seeded Joao Sousa of Portugal 6-2, 6-4.

Fabio Fognini  (Photo: Julian Finney/Getty Images)

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(Photo: Julian Finney/Getty Images)
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