US Open tennis: Robson and Evans through to 2nd round

  • 27 August 2013
Laura Robson

Britain's Laura Robson and Dan Evans are both through to the second round of the US Open tennis in New York City.

Laura, the British number one and seeded 30th, beat Spain's Lourdes Dominguez Lino 7-5 6-0 on Monday.

Dan Evans, who's 23 and ranked 179th in the world, beat 11th seed Kei Nishikori 6-4 6-4 6-2 in an amazing display.

Fellow Brit Heather Watson plays on Tuesday while defending champion Andy Murray plays Frenchman Michael Llodra on Wednesday.