Four Belgians will play this Thursday.
David Goffin easily qualified for the third round at the US Open Tennis, fourth and final Grand Slam of the year, on the cement Flushing Meadows Thursday in New York.
Postponed the day before because of the rain, the meeting of the Liege took place in one direction. David Goffin, the 15th player in the world, played against Frenchman Grégoire Barrere (ATP 109), 25, in two sets: 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 and one hour 25 minutes of play.
In the third round (round of 32), David Goffin (N.15), 28, will play either Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta (ATP 69), 28, or Lithuanian Ricardas Berankis (ATP 68), 29. .
The Belgian number 1 had joined the fourth round at the US Open in the last two years.
Alison Van Uytvanck was eliminated in the second round of the US Open Tennis, fourth and last round of the Grand Slam of the Year, Thursday on the cement Flushing Meadows in New York.
Alison Van Uytvanck was beaten by China's Qiang Wang (N.18), the 18th-ranked player in the world, 27, in straight sets: 7-5 and 6-4 in one hour and 38 minutes of the match.
The game was postponed Wednesday due to rain.
The number 2 Belgian, 68th world, 25 years, had so far never passed the first round in five participations.
Elise Mertens (against Pliskova) will start around 20h00
Kirsten Flipkens (facing Andreescu) will start around 9:30 pm