Congratulations to Oliver Golding
Monday, 12th Sep 2011
Big congratulations from all at Fred Perry to Oliver Golding, who won the US Open Boys title in New York yesterday. Beating world junior number one Jiri Vesely with a 5-7 6-3 6-4 victory; Golding battled through to win the match after losing the first set and suffering a halt in play due to poor weather conditions later in the day.
Due to turn eighteen later this month, Oliver is Britain's youngest ever junior number one and joins the likes of Pat Cash, Stefan Edberg, Andy Roddick, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Richard Gasquet, David Nalbandian and Andy Murray as a US Open boys' champion.