Tennis: Tim up in battle of the Brits as Rusedski sinks.
Henman hasn't lost to his fellow-Brit since 1998 and he stretched his run with a 7-6 (7-3) 6-4 victory on clay.
But he said: 'Greg made it tough for me and I really had to raise my game.
'It was very difficult. It was chucking it down - it's the pinnacle of our tour and it's not acceptable.'
Henman now meets Juan Ignacio Chela, of Argentina.
#Scottish Open champion Alan Mackin was shocked 7-5 6-3by Matthew Smith in round two of the British Satellite Series event in Newcastle.
Colin Fleming reached the quarter-finals, beating Aussie Joshua Crowe 6-0 6-4.
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|Publication:||Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland)|
|Date:||May 12, 2005|
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