The US Open semifinals feature a pair of interesting underdogs, but a Novak Djokovic-Rafael Nadal final seems inevitable at this point, writes Howard Bryant.
The shotmaker dominated the metronome over the first two sets and then over the final three Richard Gasquet withstood David Ferrer's charge at the US Open.
Who better to take advantage of the hole Rafael Nadal left than John Isner?
Wimbledon is a critical time for the ultra-talented Nicolas Almagro. He's in a bad place right now and his past failures are weighing on him.