Tunisian breaks through at US Open

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NEW YORK (AP) — Malek Jaziri became the first Tunisian man to win a grand slam match Monday, defeating Thiemo de Bakker of The Netherlands 4-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 in the opening round of the U.S. Open.

Jaziri, a qualifier ranked 184th in the world, will play American Mardy Fish in the second round.