US open strong contender Nadal & Federer who are playing in the Same half of the draw reached to the fourth round of the US open. Possibly Nadal & Federer will meet each other at Semifinals.
Roger Federer having very tough start of the tournament in the open 2 match her played five set match to move forward. Today Federer was focused while playing against world number 31 López win the match in three set 6-3,6-3,7-5 in just one hour 46 minutes.
“I’m really excited how I feel after two five-setters,” the 19-time Grand Slam champion said.
“It was clearly nice to go up two sets to love for a change. Feels different from there.”
Roger Federer will play against Philipp Kohlschreiber in the fourth round.
World Number 1 Rafael Nadal, who had good start of the tournament with straight set win’s didn’t found the straightforward match against Leonardo Mayer, Nadal lost first set in the third round match. but battled back to win 6-7(3), 6-3, 6-1, 6-4 and will face Ukraine’s Alexandr Dolgopolov in the fourth round.
“It was a tough situation for a set and I had some break points against me early in the second. I fought, I was there mentally and then I started to play much better,” said Nadal.