Australian warhorse Lleyton Hewitt battled to a five-set US Open win over Argentine sixth seed Juan Martin Del Potro Friday, relegating Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams to supporting roles.
Lleyton Hewitt celebrates after winning against Juan Martin Del Potro during their 2013 US Open men's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on August 30, 2013. Hewitt won 6-4, 5-7, 3-6, 7-6 (7/2), 6-1 in the tournament's biggest shock to date.
The 2001 champion defeated the 2009 winner, 6-4, 5-7, 3-6, 7-6 (7/2), 6-1 in the tournament's biggest shock to date.
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