• British number one Heather Watson took on Sorana Cirstea of Romania in her first-round match
  • But nothing went right for Watson who was beaten 6-1 6-1.
  • Ana Ivanovic shows here delight after beating Alison Riske
  • Australia's Samantha Stosur reacts during her win over home favourite Lauren Davis
  • It was not a good day for former champion Svetlana Kuznetsova ...
  • who lost to a delighted  Marina Erakovic of New Zealand
  • Germany's Mona Barthel lost just three games in brushing aside Shuai Zhang of China
  • 13th seed John Isner won his all-American battle against Marcos Giron in straight sets
  • Fabio Fognini of Italy, seed 15, powered through in straight sets against Andrey Golubev of Kazakhstan
  • 10th seed Kei Nishikori of Japan won in three sets against Wayne Odesnik of the United States
  • Nishikori was backed by a huge support at Flushing Meadows
  • Olga Govortsova (left) of Belarus comes to the net to shake hands after losing against Eugenie Bouchard of Canada
  • Julia Goerges of Germany reacts after winning a point against Italy's Flavia Pennetta
  • Fans shelter from the heat as temperatures again soared in New York
  • Sam Querrey of the United States was a popular winner against Maximo Gonzalez of Argentina
  • Gonzalez was left to reflect on what might have been
  • Wild card Cici Bellis, 15, stunned Australian Open finalist Dominika Cibulkova in the biggest upset of the US Open so far.
  • Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova avoided a repeat of 2011 in emphatic fashion with a 6-1 6-0 win over Kristina Mladenovic
  • Eugenie Bouchard showed again she is a different animal at the grand slams with a 6-2 6-1 victory over Olga Govortsova.
  • Roger Federer and Michael Jordan after the former made a winning start in New York
  • John Isner moved into round two in front of his home fans

US Open - Day Two

British number one Heather Watson took on Sorana Cirstea of Romania in her first-round match