New York, Roger Federer has been knocked
out of the US Open in the fourth round by world number 55 John
The 37-year-old Swiss had prioritised winning a sixth title at
Flushing Meadows, but was beaten 3-6 7-5 7-6 (9-7) 7-6 (7-3) in three
hours 35 minutes.
It is the first time Federer has lost to a player ranked outside of
the top 50 at the US Open.
Australian Millman will play two-time champion Novak Djokovic in
his first Grand Slam quarter-final tomorrow (Wednesday).
Millman, 29, is the only unseeded player left in the last eight of
the men’s draw, the BBC reported.
Source: Oman News Agency