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Overpowering Querrey inflicts damage at U.S. Open

Who said the future of American tennis is somber? Donald Young had moments of brilliance, while Sam Querrey broke Tomas Berdych's serve and then his spirit at the U.S. Open.

Originally Published: August 26, 2008
By Bonnie D. Ford | ESPN.com

Four Points

Coming of age There's no doubt Monday night's late match on center court was a significant passage for Donald Young, who showed streaks of the brilliance that has always been expected of him when he extended James Blake to five sets. Young moved confidently and well, played excellent defense and executed some nifty-angled volleys to push the older player to his limit. Their high-risk games are very similar in some ways. In an age of excruciatingly drawn-out service routines, ...

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