DONALD YOUNG

  • Donald Young advances to Delray Beach Open final 6 days ago

    Delray Beach: Donald Young was once a prodigy. Ten years ago, just months passed his 16th birthday, Young became the youngest year-end world No. 1 junior. He had already won the Australian Open junior title, turned pro at 14 and played in the US Open main draw. But Young has struggled...
  • Donald Young upsets Alexandr Dolgopolov in Delray Beach quarter-final 1 week ago

    Delray Beach: Donald Young upset third-seeded Alexandr Dolgopolov of the Ukraine 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the Delray Beach Open on Friday to reach back-to-back ATP Tour semi-finals for the first time in his career. On his sixth match point, the 25-year-old American finally put away Dolgopolov with a winner on a...
  • Young reaches another quarterfinal; Nishioka joins him in Delray Beach Open February 20, 2015

    Delray Beach: Yoshihito Nishioka, a 19-year-old from Japan, became the first teenage qualifier to reach the quarter-finals of the Delray Beach Open since his countryman, Kei Nishikori, won the title as an 18-year-old in 2008. Nishioka advanced on Thursday with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over Australian Marinko Matosevic to set up...
  • Anderson beats Young in three sets to reach finals of Memphis Open February 15, 2015

    Memphis: Kevin Anderson of South Africa used his big serve to beat Donald Young of the US 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the Memphis Open semifinals on Saturday. The second-seeded Anderson became only the third South African to reach the final in Memphis and the first since Wayne Ferreira in 1992. He...
  • Bernard Tomic beaten by Donald Young in Memphis Open February 14, 2015

    Memphis: Donald Young needed three sets to beat Bernard Tomic of Australia 7-6 (8), 4-6, 7-5 on Friday in the quarter-finals of the Memphis Open. Young, among five Americans in the quarter-finals at The Racquet Club, struggled with four double faults in the second set. He bounced back by saving three...
  • Donald Young defeats 8th-seeded Adrian Mannarino in Memphis Open February 10, 2015

    Memphis: Donald Young of the United States defeated eighth-seeded Frenchman Adrian Mannarino in straight sets 6-3, 7-6 (9) on Monday afternoon in the opening round of the Memphis Open. Young ousted Mannarino, the only seeded player in action on Monday, in an hour and a half, using nine aces and winning...
  • Donald Young to face Raonic in Washington semis August 2, 2014

    Washington: There appeared to be little reason to expect Donald Young to make a deep run at the Citi Open. The lefthanded American arrived at the hardcourt tuneup for the US Open on a fourmatch losing streak. He was 1013 this season. He hadn't reached the semifinals at any tourlevel event...
  • Fernando Verdasco advances to Clay Court semi-finals April 12, 2014

    Fourth-seeded Fernando Verdasco beat Donald Young Jr. 7-6 (1), 6-1 on Friday in the quarter-finals of the US Men's Clay Court Championships. Verdasco, from Spain, will face Santiago Giraldo in the semi-finals on Saturday. Giraldo beat Colombian compatriot Alejandro Gonzalez 6-3, 6-4. Sam Querrey beat Dustin Brown 6-3, 6-7 (8), 6-3 to...
  • Donald Young replaces Isner for Davis Cup tie in San Diego January 31, 2014

    San Diego: Donald Young has replaced the injured John Isner for the United States and will face Wimbledon champion Andy Murray of Britain in Friday's opening match of the firstround Davis Cup tie in San Diego. US captain Jim Courier announced the move while naming his squad during the Davis Cup...
  • Federer in action on opening day of US Open August 27, 2012

    New York: Roger Federer looks to cap an "incredible" season when he launches his bid for a sixth US Open title against American Donald Young on Monday. Federer beat Briton Andy Murray to win the 2012 Wimbledon title, regained his world number one ranking and comes into the final grand slam...
  • US Open: Nadal beats Bjorn Phau to enter Rd 2 August 26, 2008

    New Delhi: Rafael Nadal won his first match as the top seed of a Grand Slam. The new world number 1 was made to work very hard through. Nadal's unseeded German opponent, Bjorn Phau pushed the first set to a tiebreaker. Phau kept pace in most of the rallies and...
  • Pacific Life Open: Nadal, Djokovic power into 4th round March 18, 2008

    Indian Wells (California): Spaniard Rafael Nadal stayed on course for his first ATP title of the year with a 61, 63 demolition of American wildcard Donald Young in the Pacific Life Open third round on Monday. The defending champion and second seed outplayed his 18yearold opponent from the baseline, sealing victory...