Rusedski gains unlikely finals spot vs. Mantilla

August 18, 2002
INDIANAPOLIS -- Britain's Greg Rusedski knocked off another top player in the RCA Championships on Saturday, reaching the final with a 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 victory over third-seeded Tommy Haas.

Rusedski, seeded 14th, will face unseeded Felix Mantilla of Spain, a 6-4, 1-6, 6-4 winner over ninth-seeded Rainer Schuettler of Germany in the night semifinal.

Ranked 41st in the ATP Entry System, Rusedski beat top-seeded Lleyton Hewitt on Thursday. Last week, Rusedski defeated top-ranked Marat ...

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