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FLUSHING MEADOWS, NY –  World No. 5 David Ferrer of Spain pushed past former No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt of Australia 7-6(9), 4-6, 6-3, 6-0 to reach the round of 16 at the US Open on Sunday. Both men played like baseline warriors. However, Hewitt committed 72 unforced errors and wasted 5 set points in the first set tiebreaker.  The Australian has been dealing with foot and groin injuries this year. “I fought hard to get back into the first set,” Hewitt said. “Early on he wasn’t giving me any cheap points out there. It was tough to get games. His depth was exceptional right from the word go. I was fighting hard to sort of just stay in touch in the first set, and then I started putting a bit more pressure on him. Got back on level terms, and then, yeah, for most of the tiebreak I was on top obviously. Yeah, could have gone either way. Yeah, I’m not saying I was going to win, but if I’d won the first set would have made life a bit easier.” “Maybe the first set was the key, no?,” said Ferrer. “Wh
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