SERENA WILLIAMS edged closer to the calender Grand Slam after a first-set sweat against Kiki Bertens in the US Open second round.
The top seed was 4-0 down in the tiebreak but hit back to take it then eased the second as she chases her 22nd major title.
Genie Bouchard claimed a morale-boosting win over Polona Hercog after a season of struggle while men's 17th seed Grigor Dimitrov hit the self-destruct button to crash out to 9-2 outsider Mikhail Kukushkin.
For the second day in a row my overs treble fell at the last leg but it was once bitten twice shy and I at least covered my losses by backing unders in the Fabio Fognini v Pablo Cuevas match which the Italian won in three to set up a meeting with Rafa Nadal.
Today Andy Murray is in third-round action against world No.35 Adrian Mannarino and the Scot is 1-3 at Marathonbet to progress in straight sets.
There's a first meeting of Aussies Lleyton Heweitt and Bernard Tomic and that match looks good for overs along with the likes of Philip Kolhschreiber against Lukas Rosol.
Scott's tennis treble
Bedene v Young over 3.5 sets
Kohlschreiber v Rosol over 3.5 sets
Tomic v Hewitt over 3.5 sets