|Posted on August 30, 2009 at 4:00 PM|
Tomas in not scheduled to play on Monday...
His first-round opponent Wayne Odesnik is not a nobody. He made final in Houston this year (l. to Hewitt) - reached R2 US Open 2007 (l. to Chela) and 2008 (l. to Wawrinka).
At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York
Order of Play - Tuesday, September 1, 2009
Louis Armstrong Stadium - Play begins at 11 a.m.
Caroline Wozniacki (9), Denmark vs Galina Voskoboeva, Kazakhstan
Tomas Berdych (17), Czech Republic vs Wayne Odesnik, United States
Roberta Vinci, Italy vs Jelena Jankovic (5), Serbia
Michael Yani, United States vs Sam Querrey (22), United States
Not before 6 p.m.
Ana Ivanovic (11), Serbia vs Kateryna Bondarenko, Ukraine
Good News! Tomas won his first-round match. He beat Wayne Odesnik by 7-5, 6-4, 6-4 in 2 hr 34 min.
Tomas was strong on big points. Excellent job!
Berdych Cruises Through Opener
Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic celebrates after his win over Wayne Odesnik
at the U.S. Open tennis championship in New York, September 1, 2009.
enjoy match point...
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Czech Tomas Berdych, the No. 17 seed, had no problems with an American opponent, advancing to the second round with a 7-5, 6-4, 6-4 win over Wayne Odesnik.Berdych next meets Argentine qualifier Horacio Zeballos, who made his Grand Slam debut by defeating German Michael Berrer.
... just a little anecdocte