South Korean tennis player Chung Hyeon has
won his first round match at the final Grand Slam tournament of the year. He rallied from a first set loss to beat American
Ernesto Escobedo by three sets to two at the US Open men’s singles tournament in New York
on Tuesday. This is the third consecutive year he has
reached the second round of the US Open. The 23-year-old will take on Spaniard Fernando
Verdasco in the next round.