US OPEN 2021: Belinda Bencic

US OPEN: Big guns through to round 3.

US OPEN 2021: N. Djokovic wins easily in the first round. With Zevrev, Hurkacz, Berrettini following him. Barty, Pliskova, Bencic also through to round 2 with utmost ease.

US OPEN: Novak Djokovic through to round 3. Twitter
Novak Djokovic through to round 3. Twitter

D. Medvedev, the 2nd seed is in sublime touch as he passes the german, Koepfer, 6-4, 6-1, 6-2. The Russian was not letting down any points by converting 7 of the 17 break points he got. It will be a difficult challenge to face Medvedev.

Novak Djokovic with yet another victory. He blasted 17 aces in the match with an 87% first serve win percentage. Djokovic converted 8 breakpoints from 14 attempts. It was not a sweep but overall a good win. 6-1, 6-7 (5-7), 6-2, 6-1.

Zevrev during US OPEN 2021 round 2. Twitter.
Zevrev during US OPEN 2021 round 2. Twitter.

Zevrev with a blowout win against the Spaniard 6-1, 6-0, 6-3. Romas-Vinolas was on the other end of the strike. 50% breakpoint conversion rate for Zevrev while his opponent did not have a single break.

Tsitsipas and Berrettini also through with good wins. However, Hubert Hurkacz could handle the Italian to lose 6-2, 4-6, 4-6, 6-7 (6-8). Despite firing 27 serves Hurkacz was unable to convert the breakpoints opportunity. Andreas Seppi advances to the next round.

Naomi Osaka with a walkover in the second round advances to round 3.

US OPEN: Simona Halep during her 2nd round. Twitter
Simona Halep during her 2nd round. Twitter

Simona Halep wins with a straight-set result 6-3, 6-1. Passing the Slovakian challenger with 50% breakpoints conversion rate. Meanwhile, E. Svitolina beat Masarova 6-2, 7-5 to advance.

The number 1 seed from Australia Ashleigh Barty also wins her round. So many breakpoint opportunities were presented by Denmark’s Clara Tauson. But Barty could only convert 5 from 19. It was a straight-set result 6-1, 7-5.

Bencic, the Swiss star, was through beating the Italian M. Trevisan 6-3, 6-1. Not a great day for the Italian as she was constantly saving the breakpoints. The serving was up to the mark by Bencic. Which turned the game towards her.

Aryna Sabalenka wins round 2 of US OPEN. Twitter.
Aryna Sabalenka wins round 2 of US OPEN. Twitter.

Aryna Sabalenka saw a straight-set result as well. She beat Tamara Zidansek 3-6, 1-6. Tamara was presented with 2 breakpoints opportunities but was unable to take hold of it. On the other end, Aryna broke 4 times from the 5 he got the chance. It was an easy win for Aryna to go through to the next round.

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