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American Donald Young's U.S. Open run ends with loss to No.5 Stan Wawrinka

American Donald Young's U.S. Open run ends with loss to No.5 Stan Wawrinka

When it began, Donald Young was a man without shoes. When it ended, he was a man still without a Grand Slam quarterfinal on his resume.

But the 2015 U.S. Open still will be looked upon fondly by the American left-hander, who came back twice from two sets down to win matches, left with a check for $225,000 for his fourth-round advance, and felt pieces of his game finally starting to fall into place, even at age 26 and after 11 years on the pro tennis tour.

"This was a good step in the right direction for me," Young said.

The right direction ended in a Monday match on Arthur Ashe Stadium court, with a 6-4, 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 defeat at the hands of Switzerland's Stan...

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