Tennis-Wawrinka wins revenge against Verdasco
NEW YORK, Aug 30 Two-times grand slam winner Stan Wawrinka dealt Fernando Verdasco a rare first-round loss at the U.S. Open, sweeping aside the Spaniard in straight sets on Tuesday.
Aug 25 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the Winston-Salem Open Men's Singles Final on Saturday 3-John Isner (U.S.) beat 2-Tomas Berdych (Czech Republic) 3-6 6-4 7-6(9)
* Halep will play Czech Lucie Safarova next (Adds quotes, detail)
NEW YORK, Aug 30 Kei Nishikori held off a fightback from Benjamin Becker and earned a 6-1 6-1 3-6 6-3 victory over the German veteran on Tuesday for a convincing start to his U.S. Open title bid.