(by Steve Hopkins)
The premiere occasions on the US Open have now reached the Quarterfinals in Ontario, California. High seeded Kou Lei of Ukraine moved previous Californian Tao Wenzhang 3-1 to achieve the Quarters. Kou will face Daniel Gorak of Poland. Gorak has been dominant to this point, profitable every of his matches 3-0. One other Californian, Zhang Xiangjing, will face Ma Jinbao – a Chinese language participant who has been enjoying this month in a lot of occasions together with profitable the LA Open.
Within the backside half of the draw, chopper Wang Wei will face New Jersey junior Aditya Sareen. Sareen is the one participant to make the High 8 with an upset, knocking out 2700 Czech participant Jiri Martinko of their Spherical of 16 match. The ultimate pairing within the Quarters will likely be US Group Members Nikhil Kumar and Zhou Xin.
In Girls’s Singles, Lily Zhang was prolonged to a sixth recreation to take out 15 12 months previous Sally Moyland within the Quarterfinals 4-2. Zhang is the highest seed within the occasion and she’s going to face Shao Luoxuan within the Semifinal on Tuesday. Second seeded Amy Wang additionally logged a 4-2 win, defeating Wang Yixiao of their Quarterfinal match. Wang will face Cui Xiaohua within the different Semifinal matchup.
Play will resume later at present in Ontario, California.
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