Roger Federer easily in the round of 16 waiting for Goffin or Carreno Busta – © TIMOTHY A. CLARY – AFP
Roger Federer did not have any trouble over British Daniel Evans, 58th at ATP in the third round, winning in three sets 6-2, 6-2, 6-1 in 1 hour and 19 minutes barely.
The Swiss, 38, could find in the round of 16 David Goffin (N.15) provided that the 15th player in the world and number 1 Belgian, 28, departs Friday the difficult obstacle of the Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta, 69th world semi-finalist of the 2017 edition of the US Open.
Federer passed the 3rd round turn at the US Open for the 19th time in 19 participations. The Bâlois has 102 ATP victories, including 20 Grand Slam tournaments and 5 times the US Open.