Fourth seed David Ferrer out of US Open

Last Updated: Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 23:49
Fourth seed David Ferrer out of US Open

New York: Spanish fourth seed David Ferrer was knocked out of the US Open by French 26th seed Gilles Simon in the third round on Sunday.

Simon claimed a 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, 6-3 win to send two-time semi-finalist Ferrer to his earliest defeat in five years.

The French player will meet either Marin Cilic of Croatia or South Africa`s Kevin Anderson for a place in the quarter-finals.

AFP

First Published: Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 23:49

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