The U.S. has been knocked out of the U.S. Open -- at least in the men’s half of the tournament.
Americans John Isner and Sam Querrey must win their singles matches today during Davis Cup semifinal play versus host Spain, which leads the U.S. 2-1 heading into the final day.
Five-time champion Roger Federer, the top seed, was upset by Lleyton Hewitt in three sets in the final of tennis’s Gerry Weber Open in Germany today. Sam Querrey of the U.S. won the Aegon championships at Queen’s Club in London.
Sam Querrey was selected to join the U.S. Davis Cup team for its semifinal against Spain, with Mardy Fish unable to participate because of health issues.
World No. 2 Novak Djokovic was knocked out of the Paris Masters today by Sam Querrey of the U.S., his earliest tournament exit for more than two years.
Sam Querrey outlasted Viktor Troicki in a five-set match to give the U.S. a 1-1 tie against Serbia entering the second day of their Davis Cup tennis quarterfinal.
Fifth-ranked David Ferrer defeated Sam Querrey in the first rubber of the semi-finals of the Davis Cup to give Spain a 1-0 lead.