TEAM USA POSTS
Strong Results on US Open Day 3
Erin Maher | August 30, 2017
Day 3 of the 2017 US Open saw a solid day of tennis for Team USA, with 11 Americans advancing on Wednesday.
Seeded American men John Isner and Sam Querrey made light work in their matches. No. 17 seed Querrey secured his ticket into Round 3 with a quick and clean
"I felt really good with my
With both top American men playing at their peak, there is a possibility of a fourth-round, home-turf tussle between the two tennis titans.
ATP NextGen contender Taylor Fritz earned his first Grand Slam win on Wednesday, cruising past world No. 8 Marcos Baghdatis, 6-4, 6-4, 6-3 on Court 10. His win will edge him back into the Top 100
Other men to earn their keep on the courts Wednesday
On the women’s side, six American women went toe-to-toe. World No. 60 Shelby Rogers topped wild card Kayla Day, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4; No. 20 seed CoCo Vandeweghe slogged through a three set match with Alison Riske before finally defeating her, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4; and Sofia Kenin edged Sachia Vickery, 6-3, 4-6, 7-6.
No. 9 seed Venus Williams beat Frenchwoman Oceane Dodin, 7-5, 6-4, in the marquee night match on Ashe. In her next match, the two-time US Open champion will face off against Germany’s Maria Sakkari.
Other women to advance on Day 3 were Jennifer Brady, who defeated Germany’s Andrea
Day 4 will be another day of