ANDY MURRAY diced with disaster before hitting back from two sets down to dump 20-1 underdog Adrian Mannarino and keep his US Open dream alive.
And today Rafa Nadal could be up against it as he takes on a player who has already beaten him twice this season, Fabio Fognini.
The erratic Italian is 33-10 at Marathonbet against the 14-times Grand Slam winner who is chalked up at 2-7 by Sportingbet. Fognini should at least take a set off the Spanaird and over 3.5 pays 8-11 at Paddy Power.
Defending champ Marin Cilic faces world No.56 Mikhail Kukushkin, Novak Djokovic battles Andreas Seppi and Milos Ranoic looks to batter his way past Feliciano Lopez.
Once again my overs treble fell one short and I was kicking myself for taking the Philipp Kohlschreiber match after Lukas Rosol flopped in three.
In the women’s singles Belinda Bencic – who almost came a cropper against Miskai Doi in the previous round – faces a titanic tussle with Venus Williams and Eugenie Bouchard – 6-5 at Stan James – tries to keep her recent improvement going against Dominika Cibulkova (8-11, Ladbrokes).
Elsewhere today there’s tour of Spain cycling and a Leeds v St Helens Super League clash among the sporting highlights so post your tips and chat here and good luck with your bets.