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Bernard Tomic withdraws with an injury, Novak's dancing and the upsets continue in New York.
Bernard Tomic was forced to withdraw in the lead-up to his second-round match with Spanish fourth seed David Ferrer due to a left hip injury. Tomic underwent surgery on both hips earlier this year.
In the mixed doubles, Anastasia Rodionova and Robert Farah tipped eighth seeds Raquel Kops Jones and Juan Sebastian Cabal out in their first-round match.
Still to play at the time of writing include Sam Groth who is taking on Roger Federer, and Ash Barty and John Peers who have joined forces in the mixed.
Great news for Nick Kyrgios, the Aussie teenager will play his third-round match versus 16th seed Tommy Robredo on Arthur Ashe Stadium in the second of Saturday’s night session matches.
In the upset category, Shuai Peng upended 28th-seeded Italian Roberta Vinci, Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic trumped sixth seed Angelique Kerber but it was Mirjana Lucic-Baroni’s win over second seed Simona Halep that was the big news.
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