The world number one saved two more break points
in the opening game of the third set and again made the German pay with a break for 4-2.Zverev's 40th and last unforced error proved to be the final point of the one-sided quarter-final."I had chances in the first set but he broke back and was in control," said the German.
In a dramatic opening set on Court Suzanne Lenglen, Federer saved four break points
before taking it in a tie-break.
At a point when Halep was trailing 1-2, she sealed her first break point
of the match soon and continued with her impressive run to win the set.
" The 10th-seeded Nishikori did not face break points
in beating the seventh-seeded Anderson and the Wimbledon runner-up to Djokovic and 6-4, 6-4.
The Croat hung on and even had a chance to take the lead, but squandered three break points
of his own with the score tied at 5-5 in the first set.Nadalthen finally broke the world number five before serving out the set.
She spurned two set points before a pair of double faults allowed Konta back in and it was the Croatian who was relieved with a tie-break after saving four break points
That one game in the first set, I was down four break points
, Isner said.
He needed every ounce in his strength of serve to prevent Mannarino breaking him in the fifth game, firing four aces to take his tally to 12 and rescue three break points
. Murray was struggling to find form, with too many forehand errors, but his serve was keeping Mannarino on his crafty toes.
The pressure peaked when Williams claimed two break points
, only for Watson to rally to deuce.
Murray saw off two break points
then got on game point but ballooned a forehand long and was clearly irritated with himself.
Cilic crafted two break points
for himself, but Murray saved both before breaking for a third successive time.
On a warm Friday in Arthur Ashe Stadium, the 21-minute first set began with Soares, 32, serving first and fending off two break points