US Open

Third seed Wawrinka into US Open 2nd round

2016-08-30 22:35
Stan Wawrinka (AFP)

New York - Swiss third seed Stan Wawrinka reached the US Open second round on Tuesday with a 7-6 (7/4), 6-4, 6-4 win over Spain's Fernando Verdasco.

Two-time semi-finalist Wawrinka will face either Denis Kudla of the United States or Italian qualifier Alessandro Giannessi for a place in the last 32.

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