Brit Dan Evans out of US Open

Britain's tennis sensation Dan Evans has been beaten by Spaniard Tommy Robredo in the third round of the US Open. He had recorded a shock victory over Bernard Tomic - 17 months after being told he was not good enough to practice with the Australian.

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Britain's Dan Evans through to US Open third round

Dan Evans pictured earlier this year. Credit: PA

Birmingham's Dan Evans has beaten Australia's Bernard Tomic 1-6, 6-3, 7-6, 6-3 to progress to the third round of the US Open.

Evans, ranked 179 in the world, was a surprise entry into the second round after an unexpected victory over 11th seed Kei Nishikori on Tuesday.

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