Roger Federer and Andy Murray had vastly contrasting wins on Day 4 of the U.S. Open, as the 2001 champion Lleyton Hewitt of Australia bowed out in his trademark never say die attitude. The two were joined by the French Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka, Tomas Berdych, the top American John Isner and the in-form Frenchman Richard Gasquet in the round of 32 of the final grand slam of the year played at the Flushing Meadows in New York.
Five time champion Federer (2004-2008) dropped just four games in his 6-1,6-2,6-1 demolition of the veteran Belgian Steve Darcis. The second seed has lost just nine games in his two matches so far and is now on a 16 set winning streak as he won the ATP 1000 event in Cincinnati, Ohio without dropping a set in five matches.
Murray, the winner of the Rogers Cup in Montreal the week before that…
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