It is expected that this year
Victory against Andy Roddick put Lu into the quarterfinals round. He defeated his opponent in five sets 4-6, 7-6, (7/3) 7-6, (7/4) 6-7, (5/7) 9-7. For the first time he has progressed beyond the third round of a Grand Slam. Before that, Shuzo Matsuoka of
Though it was pathetic, Andy Roddick accepted it with good grace. In his statement, he said that his performance was not up to standard as he started to perform at the fifth set.
Another Chinese player, Li Na, is another player who made into the quarterfinals round after beating
Zhang Shuai is considered to be the future tennis star. That player has been the one to watch after winning the women’s doubles title at the China Tennis Grand Prix in
However, tennis fans around the world will be eyeing to see how long Yen-Hsun Lu can go in this ongoing Grand Slam tournament.