Hewitt Moves up to Third

Published June 19th, 2000 - 02:00 GMT

Australian teenager Lleyton Hewitt moved from fifth to third in the ATP Champions Race 2000 Monday after his upset victory over Pete Sampras in the Queen's Club tournament on Sunday. 

The 19-year-old's 6-4, 6-4 success over the six time Wimbledon champion earned him a new mark of 314 points behind Brazil's French Open champion Gustavo Kuerten on 505 and the beaten finalist at Roland Garros Magnus Norman of sweden on 486. 

Russian Yevgeny Kaflenikov holds onto fourth place ahead of Andre Agassi with Spain's Alex Corretja in sixth – (AFP) 

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