Winston-Salem Open: Donald Young upsets Pierre-Hugues HerbertBy Joe Daniels, Sports Director / August 26, 2016
The second round of the Winston Salem Open began on Monday, August 22, highlighted by the tournament’s debut of No.1 seed and World No.15 Richard Gasquet.
The 30-year-old Frenchman won a three set victory over Daniel Evan of Great Britain 6-4, 4-6, and 6-3.
Play began with the return of 2015 Winston Salem Open runner-up Pierre-Hugues Herbert, who met American Donald Young in a second-round match on Center Court. Young defeated Herbert 6-4, 6-1. In 16 tournaments this season, Young has won $363,709 with a win-loss record of 15-16 in singles matches. He currently has an ATP ranking of World No.57.
Singles and doubles matches will continue through Thursday’s quarter-finals, Friday’s semifinals and Saturday’s championship match.