Faraj Benlahoucine, Media365, printed on Monday, September 05, 2022 at 9:40 p.m.
Andrey Rublev dominated Cameron Norrie on Monday within the spherical of 16 of the US Open, with out ever actually shaking. In the quarter, he’ll problem Rafael Nadal or Frances Tiafoe.
This Monday marks the beginning of the second week of the US Open with high-level matches with out exception. The premiere of the day noticed Andrey Rublev dominate Cameron Norrie in simply over two hours and three units (6-4, 6-4, 6-4). With diabolical precision, the Russian solely wanted a break within the first two units to win them. Solid on his face-off, the seeded quantity 9 misplaced his serve solely as soon as within the third act. But he had beforehand taken care to confiscate the Briton’s service recreation for the primary time earlier than doing it once more at the very best of instances, simply earlier than serving to win the match.
Besides his reliability on serve, Andrey Rublev relied on Cameron Norrie’s 35 unforced errors to construct his success. Prohibitive at this stage of the competitors to compete with a resident of the highest 15 on the planet. Already victorious this season on the Marseille, Belgrade and Dubai tournaments, the Russian climbs to the quarter-finals. The third time in his profession in New York, the sixth time general in a Grand Slam match. He will watch fastidiously the confrontation between Rafael Nadal and Frances Tiafoe whose winner will be part of him within the quarter.