Sunday, September 4, 2011

Donald Young Advances in US Open

22 year old Donald Young advances to the round of 16 with a win earlier this afternoon after winning his match in the US Open (7-5,6-4,6-3) the2 hour match was very grueling for the young up and coming tennis player and is currently unranked. Young stands at 6'0 feet and is 160 from Chicago but currently resides in Atlanta.  In 2005, Young, became youngest year-end World No. 1 in junior rankings at 16 years, 5 months (one month younger than Richard Gasquet in '02)...Won Australian Open junior title at age 15 to become youngest-ever and first African-American boy to be ranked No. 1 in the world...Also first American to win Australian junior title and finish No. 1 since Andy Roddick in 2000...

No comments: