Former World No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt will face American Brian Baker in the 2013 US Open championship first round on Wednesday 28th August 19:00 GMT being played here on outdoor hard courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York.
32-year-old Lleyton Hewitt has lost his last match at the City Open first round to American Ryan Harrison in straight sets with a 6-3, 7-5 score line, where he is looking forward to come back positively at the US Open. Australian star has played good tennis in the Atlanta Tennis championships semi finals before losing to American top seed John Isner in three sets with a 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 score line.
Both the players are meeting for the first time in their tennis career, where Australian star and Brian Baker are going to fight hard to reach US Open second round. As per the predications’, Lleyton Hewitt is having most of the chances’ to clinch victory in opening round and secure place in the 2013 US Open second round, being played here on outdoor hard courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York.