US Open qualifiers LIVE: Yuki Bhambri in action against Zizou Bergs in the second round of the US Open qualifiers


US Open Qualifiers LIVE: Bhambri vs Bergs LIVE – Indians’ US Open Qualifiers campaign has come to an end as…

US Open Qualifiers LIVE: Bhambri vs Bergs LIVE – Indians’ US Open qualifiers campaign came to an end as Yuki Bhambri, who was the only Indian to advance to the second round, lost to Zizou Bergs 6-3, 6-2 in the second round of playoffs on Thursday . Bhambri reached the second round after picking up an upset win over ninth seed Radu Albot. He won the contest in straight sets to enter the second round. Meanwhile, Bergs edged past Argentinian Renzo Olivo 6-, 6-4 to enter the second round of qualifying. Follow US Open LIVE updates on InsideSport.IN

US Open Qualifiers LIVE: Yuki Bhambri looks to seal his place in the third round of US Open qualifiers, faces Zizou Bergs in the second round – Follow live updates

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The match started with both players looking good. They held on to their first three service games as the scores were level 3-3 in the opening set. Things changed quickly, however, when Bergs earned the first break against Bhambri in game eight to lead 5-3. He then won his next service game to win the first set 6-3.

Also in the second set after Bhambri had won his first service game, Bergs began to dominate winning the next three games, successively breaking Bhambri once in the process to take a 3-1 lead.

US Open Qualifiers LIVE: Yuki Bhambri looks to seal his place in the third round of US Open qualifiers, faces Zizou Bergs in the second round – Follow live updates
  • Yuki Bhambri, who plays on a protected ranking, showed sublime tennis to defeat world No. 107 Radu Abot in straight sets in the first round.
  • Indin, 29, has spent most of the past three years nursing knee injuries and recovering from several operations.
  • He made his first Grand Slam qualifying match earlier this year at the Australian Open, where he lost in the second qualifying round. He then withdrew from the second round of the Maharashtra Open. At the Dubai Tennis Championships, he also suffered a loss in the second round.
  • He then began to focus on doubles, teaming up with compatriot Saketh Myneni in the challenger events and returned to singles in the French Open qualifier, where he retired in the first round.
  • In Wimbledon qualifying, he also suffered a first-round defeat when he lost in straight sets to Zapata Miralles 7-5, 6-1.
  • He picked up his second victory in a Grand Slam qualifying match this year on Wednesday by beating Rad Albot in the first round.
US Open qualifier LIVE: Yuki Bhambri looks to seal her spot in the third round of US Open qualifiers, faces Zizou Bergs in the second round – Follow live updates
US Open Qualifiers LIVE: Yuki Bhambri looks to seal his place in the third round of US Open qualifiers, faces Zizou Bergs in the second round – Follow live updates
  • Meanwhile, 23-year-old Zizou Bergs started the ATP tour this year by retiring midway through his first round Australian Open qualifiers after suffering an injury.
  • He then advanced to the Open 13 main draw and lost to Holger Rune in straight sets in the first round of the main draw.
  • In the French Open qualifiers, he withdrew from the first round after losing to Jason Jung in straight sets in the first round.
  • He qualified directly for the main draw at Wimbledon and faced Jack Draper in the first round. He suffered a straight-set loss in the contest.
  • The 155th-ranked Belgian is now looking to reach the third round of playoffs for the first time at the US Open.

The two players will meet for the first time in their careers. The match is scheduled to start at 23:00 IST.

How many players will qualify from the US Open 2022 main draw qualifier?

16 players will qualify for the US Open qualifiers

How will qualifying for the US Open 2022 take place?

  • The singles draw is as always 128 players
  • The top 104 men and women who enter the US Open automatically qualify for the Grand Slam main draw
  • 16 players from the qualifications will join them and there will be 8 wildcard participants.

When will the US Open 2022 start?

The 2022 US Open will begin on Monday August 29, 2022.

US Open Qualifiers LIVE: Yuki Bhambri looks to seal his place in the third round of US Open qualifiers, faces Zizou Bergs in the second round – Follow live updates


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