Top seeds Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan may have some top-stage competition at this week’s Fayez Sarofim & Co. U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship, which starts offevolved Monday in Houston.
The six-time champions will open towards American wild cards Robert Galloway and Nathaniel Lammons, however looming on the other side of the draw are wild playing cards Jordan Thompson and Lleyton Hewitt. The Aussies played together in advance this yr on the Sydney International, wherein they made the semi-finals (l. To Cabal/Farah).
Houston could be Hewitt’s fifth doubles event of the year. The 38-year-antique Hewitt, who retired from singles in 2016, additionally performed in Brisbane with #NextGenATP Aussie Alex de Minaur, at the Australian Open with countryman John-Patrick Smith and the New York Open with 19-yr-old Aussie Alexei Popyrin.
“I’m lucky I may want to go out there nonetheless and compete fairly properly on the doubles court docket. It’s simpler to your frame and overlaying half of the courtroom. For me, to play with the younger Australians is exciting,” Hewitt stated at the New York Open in February. “I get to understand them a touch bit higher as nicely and [see] how they take care of one-of-a-kind situations.”
The Bryan brothers gained their 6th Miami Open offered by way of Itau and their 39th ATP Masters a thousand identify on 30 March. It was their 2d recognise in view that Bob again to action in January (Delray Beach). He overlooked eight months closing year due to proper hip harm that required him to undergo hip substitute surgical operation last August.
The Penn State Alumni Association provides We Are Weekend with “Bruce In The USA”!
The band is hailed as “the most effective and excessive Springsteen tribute in the world.”
The live performance may be on Saturday, June 1st from 12 to four p.M. With Bruce In The USA hitting the level at 2 p.M. Doors for the Medlar Field at Lubrano Park will open at noon with a gap band at 12:30 p.M.
For more significant information on We Are Weekend, click on here.
Additional We Are Weekend highlights:
Commemorative photos on the Nittany Lion Shrine;
Duelling Lions Piano Bar featuring Howl at the Moon musicians;
Campus go back and forth transportation;
Tote bag and top rate tailgate blanket;
Custom Penn State baggage tags;
Access to discounted Happy Valley Music Festival tickets (shop $10!).