Fish put up a fight in the final, but lost 6-3, 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4.

The medal scoreboard reads Nicolas Massu 2, Americans 1. Chile's Massu has two golds after beating Mardy Fish in five sets in Sunday's men's final. Fish settled for silver after Taylor Dent just missed out on the bronze on Saturday.
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