An improbable run could be developing for Donald Young in New York. Young is an established player at 26 years old and at a solid 68th in the world, but the way things have transpired so far is what makes it almost hard to believe.
The Grandstand’s Ricky Dimon and Steen Kirby of Tennis Atlantic preview and pick four of the best men’s singles matches on Saturday at the U.S. Open. The slate includes Richard Gasquet vs. Bernard Tomic and Kevin Anderson vs. Dominic Thiem.
Roger Federer and Andy Murray will help wrap up third-round action at the U.S. Open on Saturday. They are set for respective battles against Philipp Kohlschreiber and Thomaz Bellucci.
Lleyton Hewitt fought back from a massive deficit to treat the night-session crowd inside the Grandstand to an all-Australian thriller against Bernard Tomic. Improbably, Hewitt even came within inches of the finish line–twice holding a match point late in the fifth set.