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Three Belgians come in action in the qualifiers of the US Open

The three Belgians who settled in New York through qualifications will try the places for the US Open, know their opponent. Ruben Bemelmans (ATP 129) received in the first qualifying round, the American Kevin King (ATP 178) presented Ysaline Bonaventure (WTA 126) and Maryna Zanevska (WTA 219) respectively, the Dutch Bibiane Schoofs (WTA 182) and the Swiss Patty Schnyder (WTA 187).

Bemelmans, seventeenth seed, reached two times before the main table of the US Open. In 2015, he won the third round, where he fell against the Swiss Stan Wawrinka, last year he lost in the first round of Frenchman Lucas Pouille.

Zanevska reached in 2014 the first round at the US Open, but when played they are still under the Ukrainian flag. Bonaventure took never the main table of the last grand slam tournament of the year.

The US Open takes place from 27 August to 9 september. The draw for the main table is scheduled for next Friday.

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