Stan Wawrinka (# 23) will be at the rendezvous of the round of 16 of the US Open. The Vaudois came out victorious with a superb showdown against Paolo Lorenzi (ATP 135).
Paolo Lorenzi led 4-4 0-40 in the first set, then got an equalizer in one set-up in the deciding second set before breaking five break points at the start of the third set. Author of 24 aces, Stan Wawrinka was able to count on his first ball to get out of the trap set by the Transalpine.
On Sunday, Stan Wawrinka will face the winner of the match between defending champion Novak Djokovic and American Denis Kudla (ATP 111).
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