(September 2, 2013) FLUSHING MEADOWS, NY – No. 4 David Ferrer in into his eighth consecutive major quarterfinal, a result of his 7-6 (4), 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (3) win over No. 18 Janko Tipsarevic in the fourth round of the US Open.
The four-set struggle which lasted just short of four hours saw the Spaniard Ferrer hit 46 winners. Ferrer was the losing finalist at the most recent French Open.
“It was a very tough match,” Ferrer said. Janko and me, we play a very good match. We had a lot of chance(s), both players.
Well, I think it was my best match this week”.
“My goal is to win the matches as possible and to be consistent. Now I am in quarterfinal. After tomorrow, I will play in center court, perfect.”
Ferrer became the second Spaniard on the night to move into the quarterfinals.
Ferrer will play 8th seed Richard Gasquet of France in the quarterfinals.