Dan Evans takes satisfaction from beating Bernard Tomic

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Evans takes satisfaction in Tomic win


Flushing Meadows, New York
26 August - 9 September
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British number three Dan Evans extended his unexpected run at the US Open with a four-set victory over Bernard Tomic in the second round at Flushing Meadows.

World 179 Evans won 1-6 6-3 7-6 6-3 to reach the last 32, where he will face 19th seed Tommy Robredo of Spain.

The 23-year-old qualifier from Birmingham says he is satisfied to beat Tomic, particularly after the Australian's father snubbed the opportunity to allow Evans to practise with him last year.

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