Sunday, 25 September, 2022

Defending champion Medvedev into US Open third round

World number one and defending champion Daniil Medvedev eased into US Open third round with a 6-2, 7-5, 6-3 win over Arthur Rinderknech of France.

Medvedev goes on to face Wu Yibing who created a piece of tennis history earlier Wednesday after becoming the first man from China to reach the third round in New York.

"He seems to play great. I am expecting a tough match," said Medvedev of Wu who is ranked 174 in the world and came through qualifying.