#USOpen2018 – #Denis #Shapovalov wins battle of youth vs. experience


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Contest between No. 28 seed #Denis #Shapovalov and #Andreas #Seppi was a tale of contrasts that pitted youth versus experience, emotion versus stoicism, and an all-court versus a baseline game. In the end, youth, emotion and forward-moving tactics won out as Shapovalov took the victory, 6-4, 4-6, 5-7, 7-6, 6-4, in front of a packed Court 5 crowd.

Shapovalov’s free-swinging strategy paid off in the long run, as he finished with 55 winners and 76 unforced errors, compared to Seppi’s more conservative 31-52.

Read more at: https://www.usopen.org/en_US/news/articles/2018-08-29/denis_shapovalov_wins_battle_of_youth_vs_experience.html

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