Lleyton Hewitt gets U.S. Open wild card

Updated: August 17, 2011, 3:37 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Former champ Lleyton Hewitt, Robby Ginepri, Ryan Harrison and Donald Young are among the seven players awarded wild cards into the men's draw at the U.S. Open.

The U.S. Tennis Association said Wednesday that the eighth berth would be given to the winner of an eight-player tournament this week in College Park, Md. Steve Johnson, Jack Sock and Julien Benneteau also received wild cards for the Grand Slam tournament that begins Aug. 29.

The 30-year-old Hewitt won the 2001 ...

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