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Hewitt pulls out of Kooyong Classic

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Headliner Lleyton Hewitt on Tuesday withdrew from his defence of the Kooyong Classic title, opting instead for a practice match against world number four Andy Murray on Friday. 

Lleyton Hewitt of Australia hits a backhand return on the way to defeating Roger Federer of Switzerland in the men's final at the Brisbane International tennis tournament, in Brisbane on January 5, 2014

Australia's Hewitt, back inside the world top 50 after upsetting Roger Federer 6-1, 4-6, 6-3, in the final of the Brisbane International at the weekend, cited fatigue for the decision.

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