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Fifth seed Casper Ruud outlasted Tommy Paul throughout 5 units to safe his place within the US Open fourth spherical.
Norway’s Ruud, who misplaced the French Open last to Rafael Nadal earlier this 12 months, fought previous the American 7-6 (7-3) 6-7 (5-7) 7-6 (7-2) 5-7 6-0 in 4 hours and 23 minutes.
Ruud is certainly one of 4 gamers in competition to turn into world primary on the finish of the event.
He’ll play French fortunate loser Corentin Moutet subsequent.
Moutet got here previous Argentina’s Pedro Cachin 6-3 4-6 6-2 7-5.
Ruud, defending champion Daniil Medvedev, Australian Open and French Open winner Nadal and rising star Carlos Alcaraz might all high the boys’s rankings after the event.
Medvedev, who at the moment occupies the highest spot, faces Chinese language qualifier Wu Yibing within the Arthur Ashe evening session.
Nick Kyrgios can also be in motion, whereas thirteenth seed Matteo Berrettini ended Andy Murray’s hopes earlier on Friday.