Kuerten edges Djokovic in exhibition match in Rio (Yahoo! Sports)

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Novak Djokovic of Serbia jokingly wears a wig to impersonate former tennis player Gustavo 'Guga' Kuerten of Brazil during their exhibition match in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Retired three-time French Open champion Gustavo Kuerten beat Novak Djokovic 7-6 (9), 7-5 in an exhibition match Saturday.


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