Giulio Zeppieri in the third round of the US Open qualifiers with a score of 3-6, 6-1, 6-1 on Friday.
ANALYSISCouacaud showed a lot of courage and character as he came back from a set down to book his place in the main draw of the US Open. The 28-year-old produced 30 winners in the match, nine more than his opponent. Other than that, he also won 88 percent of net points. In comparison, Zeppieri only managed to win 43 percent net points. It will be Couacaud's third consecutive appearance in the main round at the Flashing Medows. He will go up against
Jiri Vesely of the Czech Republic in the first round of the competition.