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Spaniard Davidovich Fokina first man into last 16

On another packed day at the US Open, Spaniard Alejandro Davidovich Fokina became the first man into the last 16 as he beat Cameron Norrie in four sets.

Alejandro Davidovich Fokina September 2, 2020 – Alejandro Davidovich Fokina in action against Hubert Hurkacz during a Men’s Singles match at the 2020 US Open in Flushing, New York. (Photo by Adam Glanzman/USTA via Belga/Sipa USA) **EDITORIAL USE ONLY**/30675310//2009031919

Youngsters going well

If you haven’t heard too much about Alejandro Davidovich Fokina, you are about to hear a lot more. The 21-year-old Spaniard became the first man into the last 16 at the US Open after he wore down Briton Cameron Norrie 7-6, 4-6, 6-2, 6-1. He’ll meet either fifth seed Sascha Zverev or Adrian Mannarino of France.

World No 1 Novak Djokovic headlines day five action, taking on Jan-Lennard Struff of Germany in the first match of the night session on Arthur Ashe Stadium Court.

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