Agassi wins 800th career singles match at Mercedes-Benz Cup

July 14, 2004 01:49 AM

Andre Agassi won the 800th singles match of his career Tuesday night, beating Alex Bogomolov Jr. 6-3, 6-1 in the first round of the Merecedes-Benz Cup at UCLA.

The 34-year-old Agassi is just the sixth player to reach 800 on the ATP Tour since the advent of the Open era in 1968, along with Jimmy Connors, Ivan Lendl, Guillermo Vilas, John McEnroe and Stefan Edberg, who joined the group in September 1996.