Lucas Sithole Loses At The US Open

Lucas Sithole fell to Andrew Lapthorne in a US Open Wheelchair Quads Singles round robin match in New York on Friday 6-2, 6-3.  The Brit snatched victory in one hour and one minute on Court 5.  Despite landing 62% of his first serves to 48% of Lapthorne, it was the Briton who won 71% of his first serve points to Sithole’s 50%

Second serve points were also crucial to the outcome of this match.  Lapthorne won 61% of second serve points to the South African’s 44%