After recording his first Grand Slam win in two years, Dudi Sela was knocked out
in the second round of the US Open on Thursday night, losing 6-4, 6-4, 6-1 to
Sela, ranked No. 77 in the world, had numerous chances
in the first two sets, but converted just two of 13 break points and was sent
packing by Tipsarevic (21) after two hours and 12 minutes.
Julia Glushko (128) faced Sachia Vickery (238) in the second round of the
women’s singles, looking to build on her first ever victory in a Grand Slam main
Andy Ram and Yoni Erlich moved on to the second round of the men’s
doubles in New York on Thursday, defeating No. 11 seeds Santiago Gonzalez and
Scott Lipsky 6-2, 6-3.
Ram and Erlich, who won back-toback tournament
titles on the Challenger circuit ahead of the tournament, have not advanced past
the second round of a Grand Slam event together since Wimbledon
After losing in the first round of the qualifiers despite being the
No. 1 seed, Shahar Pe’er was knocked out in the first round of the doubles on
Pe’er and Lourdes Dominguez Lino lost 6-4, 7-6 to Cara Black
and Marina Erakovic.
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