Sixth seed Guillermo Coria needed almost four hours to beat Brazil's Ricardo Mello in four sets, winning 6-4 6-7 6-3 7-6 in a match more suited to the
French Open. The Argentine dirt specialist, a finalist at Roland Garros in 2004, never looked completely convincing against his South American rival,
but in the end held his nerve to progress.
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