Result: Richard Gasquet sees off wildcard Steve Johnson

Richard Gasquet overcomes the challenge of wildcard Steve Johnson to seal a place in the fourth round of the US Open.

Richard Gasquet overcame the challenge of wildcard Steve Johnson to seal a place in the fourth round of the US Open.

The French 13th seed took the opening set 7-4 in the tie-break after both players had held serve.

He then comfortably came through the second 6-2 before wrapping up the win against the American 6-3.

Waiting for Gasquet in the last 16 is fourth seed David Ferrer following his victory over Lleyton Hewitt.

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